Sep 15, 2004
a Very Helpful Review
by the Epinions community
Pros: Spectacular vistas, clear lakes, snow-dotted mountain summits, well marked trails, and open camping
Cons: Must get permits in advance for backcountry camping, there are other people there...
Summary: The Desolation Wilderness located adjacent to Lake Tahoe is one of the most gorgeous and unique areas I have ever experienced. It includes several well-known trails, including the Pacific Crest Trail, the Tahoe Rim Trail (which covers over 150 miles ... read more