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Five Lakes Trail to Five Lakes Creek Trail

Alpine Meadows, California

10.06 mi / 2106 ft gain

Whisky Creek Camp Trail

Alpine Meadows, California

7.54 mi / 1732 ft gain

Alpine Meadows to Squaw Valley

Alpine Meadows, California

11.4 mi / 2562 ft gain

Five Lakes Trail

Alpine Meadows, California

4.84 mi / 1129 ft gain

Hike to Lake Estelle and Five Lakes

Olympic Valley, California

6 mi / 1000 ft gain

Hike the Thunder Mountain Trail

Olympic Valley, California

5.0
3.2 mi / 2000 ft gain

Squaw Valley Trail

Olympic Valley, California

5.85 mi / 1877 ft gain

Hike the Shirley Canyon Cascades Trail

Olympic Valley, California

3.6 mi / 2109 ft gain

Tinker Knob via Granite Chief

Olympic Valley, California

14.71 mi / 3944 ft gain

Places to stay

William Kent Campground

Tahoe City, California

William Kent Campground

Goose Meadows

Truckee, California

Goose Meadows

Kaspian Campground

Homewood, California

Kaspian Campground

Lakeside (Truckee)

Unnamed Road

Lakeside (Truckee)

Granite Flat (California)

Truckee, California

Granite Flat (California)

Coyote Group

French Meadows Road

Coyote Group

Guides and stories

Review: Hibear All-Day Adventure Flask

Review: Hibear All-Day Adventure Flask

Kristi Teplitz

Nordica Strider 115 Women’s Ski Boot Review

Nordica Strider 115 Women’s Ski Boot Review

Kristi Teplitz

Review: Body Glove Navigator+ Inflatable SUP w/ Backpack

Review: Body Glove Navigator+ Inflatable SUP w/ Backpack

Michael McSherry

The Gear I've Used to Make Turns All Year

The Gear I've Used to Make Turns All Year

Kristi Teplitz

Lake Life Essentials

Lake Life Essentials

Kristi Teplitz

La Sportiva Women's Skwama Climbing Shoe Review

La Sportiva Women's Skwama Climbing Shoe Review

Kristi Teplitz

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