Hike the Fallen Leaf Lake Trail

8.1 Miles Round Trip - 859 ft gain - Loop Trail

Fallen Leaf Lake Trailhead - Search Nearby - Added by Christian Arballo

The Fallen Leaf Lake Trail is an 8.1 mile loop that is great for activities year round. The hike features a beautiful lake, and lots of scenic views. This hike is perfect for intermediate and experienced hikers. Dogs are allowed on this trail too!

The Fallen Leaf Lake Trail is located in South Lake Tahoe, California. It is important to note that there is no trail on the east side of the lake. The trail turns into a paved road when you reach the marina after passing the campground. Additionally, lots of small trails jut out from the main trail. Bring a map to familiarize yourself with the route. 

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Fitness
Chillin
Photography
Mountain Biking
Snowshoeing
Hiking
Beach
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Forest
Lake
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife
Swimming Hole

Details

8.1 Miles
859 ft elevation gain
Loop Trail

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South Lake Tahoe, California

Outsite Heavenly

From $63/night

Glenbrook, Nevada

Zephyr Cove RV and Campground

From $50/night

Glenbrook, Nevada

Zephyr Cove Lodge and Cabins

From $179/night

Bear Valley, California

Bear Valley Resort Glamping

From $129/night

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Awesome

Great hike! Take a good amount of water if doing the whole loop. Make sure to stop by and enjoy the beautiful view at the lake.