Snowshoeing Guides and Trips

Trips
nice restroom by the trailhead Photo
trail Photo
old buildings Photo
General Creek Photo
Sugar Pine Point State Park - Yellow and Orange snowshoe trails
by Vaudesir on Jan 01, 2010
Glenridge Park, California, United States
Snowshoeing | 4.3 miles
I like being able to hike on New Year's Day. This year, I was in Tahoe, and snowshoeing was the way to go. After Meeks Creek the day before, I decided to explore a small part of the Sugar Pine Point SP. Reading the "Tahoe Snowshoe Trails" guide book, it seemed that I would be able to hike both the Yellow and Orange trails.It was snowing (the wet kind of snow) when...
parking lot Photo
Hwy 89, looking south Photo
sign at the trailhead Photo
the trail I followed - a Forest Service road Photo
Meeks Creek Snowshoeing
by Vaudesir on Dec 31, 2009
Meeks Bay, California, United States
Snowshoeing | 3.6 miles
This was my first snowshoe hike. Phil (macridge) recommended this trail. I also found the description in the "Tahoe Snowshoe Trails" guidebook.It's short, flat, and doesn't present any technical difficulties.The trailhead, along Hwy 89, is also an access point to the Desolation Wilderness. Since I wasn't planning on entering it, I didn't fill out a permit form and I started hiking along the Forest Service Road.The trail was easy to follow and...