Park at the trailhead on the south side of the highway for a fee. Directions to the trailhead: Take Highway 89 north from South Lake Tahoe approximately 8 miles to the Bayview Campground across from Inspiration Point. From trailhead parking to Eagle Lake: 2.1km hike (1.3mi) and 450m elevation gain (1500ft). Overnight wilderness permits must be picked up at nearby ranger stations. From Phoenix 749 mi – about 12 hours 39 mins This 4 to 5 mile long strenuous trail should only be attempted by experienced climbers, although you could always turn back once you make it up the gentle climb 1 mile to the cirque-bound Granite Lake. Head right at the start as the left takes you to Cascade Falls. Parking is located at the far end of the campground where you also have the option to hike to Cascade Falls. Eagle Falls Trailhead Location: Highway 89, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150. 7. Ditto what everyone else is saying about crowds (Saturday morning), most folks not wearing masks and no parking (even at 0745! Bayview Trail – Lake Tahoe Hiking Trails. 437.09 m Up Set out hiking up the Eagle Falls trail to beautiful alpine lakes. Nearby are many popular attractions. ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ lindateliha 2 months, 2 weeks ago ★ ★ ★ ★ Public Tracks. The map below-Right expands on the detailed view to show the alternative route to the … Eagle Falls Trail to Bayview Trail Junction is a 8.0 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Tahoma, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. Campers at Bayview Campground are right next to magnificent Emerald Bay. The parking lot fills up quickly on weekends. This is a difficult one-way trail that requires a shuttle on Hwy 89 to complete, or you can make it an out-and-back by hiking as far as you like and turning around and walking back to your car. Directions to trailhead: Take Highway 50 to Highway 89 in South Lake Tahoe. The Eagle Falls trailhead is 10 miles from the 89/50 intersection. Small dirt parking area. EASY 4.6 mi. The round-trip to the falls is not in Desolation Wilderness, so no permit is needed. Once I passed Eagle Lake, the trail was swarming with some absurdly ill-prepared day hikers. TRT is accessible 4.9 miles west via the Bayview Trail. DIFFICULT 3.9 mi. Sign up for an Emerald Bay cruise. 8. Park at the Eagle Falls Trailhead or do the route in reverse by parking at DL Bliss State Park. • The trail would level off in spots and become very narrow then you would start climbing again on large rocks and even a little snow! This is a moderate loop trail to Granite Lake in Emerald Bay State Park. Turn right (east) on this trail and descend 2.6 miles past Eagle Lake to the Eagle Falls Trailhead. U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit Forest Supervisor's Office 35 College Drive South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 Voice: (530) 543-2600 TTY: (530) 543-0956 Hours: Mon thru Fri 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 831.95 m Down. Essa Sharaf May 12, 2018 TRT is accessible 4.9 miles west via the Bayview Trail. So, I headed down the Eagle Falls trail to retrieve the car while Patrick, Liz, and Alex took the more forested, less rocky Bayview trail. After that, the trail is fantastic! A very scenic half mile hike along Highway 89 returns you to the Bayview Trailhead. Please explain. Bayview Trail shows the sheer expanse of Desolation Wilderness. Lower Eagle Falls and Vikingsholm Castle. EASY 1.9 mi. Eagle Falls Lower Eagle Falls Rate this Hike ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Ian 1 year, 3 months ago . The park has a resort with lodging positioned inside its boundaries so guests can prolong their keep and spend extra time. Something else? One of the crucial fashionable and memorable is the hike to Eagle Falls and Eagle Lake. 2 reviews | | DIFFICULT #7 hike out of 65 ... Maggies Peaks via Bayview Trail. Climb the stairs about 5 minutes to the falls and the short loop trail. Eagle Falls Trailhead. At the Eagle Falls trailhead, obtain your wilderness permit. The hike to Cascade Falls is a favorite by both Tahoe locals and visitors to Lake Tahoe. From trailhead parking to Eagle Lake: 2.1km hike (1.3mi) and 450m elevation gain (1500ft). A great hike and great backdrop view of Lake Tahoe midway to Eagle Lake. This trail goes by Eagle Falls Trailhead, Vista point, 90 Foot Wall, Upper Eagle Falls, Bayview Trailhead, Bayview … At the Eagle Falls trailhead you will find a picnic area, restrooms, information kiosks, and self-service day-hiking permits. 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