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Desolation Wilderness

a complete guide to over 200 miles of trail and 139 trout streams and lakes

by Robert S. Wood

  • 159 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Wilderness Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Desolation Wilderness (Calif.),
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Subjects:
    • Desolation Wilderness (Calif.) -- Guidebooks,
    • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Guidebooks

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert S. Wood. Photos. and maps by the author. Drawings by Helen S. Wood.
      SeriesWilderness Press trail guide series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.42.S55 W66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 230 p.
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4455589M
      ISBN 100911824111
      LC Control Number79118322
      OCLC/WorldCa96006

      The Meeks Bay to Echo Lake route depicted above crosses the whole length of the Desolation Wilderness, yet you can use the series of trailheads along the West shore of Lake Tahoe to craft many fine loops or in and out backpacking trips into the heart of Desolation Wilderness. This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area. It offers you: 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89)/5(14).

      Jul 11,  · mile hike on the Pacific Crest Trail. Exploring Desolation Wilderness and one of it's most iconic lakes. Duration ( hours - depending on length). This incredible hike offers you the opportunity to visit the heart of desolation without climbing more than about feet of 5/5(2). Desolation Wilderness. likes. 'Desolation Wilderness' is the debut feature film by Robby Massey & Derek Mungor.

      Desolation Wilderness Trip Planning Guide to Welcome to Your Wilderness 1 Desola on Wilderness Zone Map 2 Find Your Path 3 ‐ 4 Visit for the Day 5 Tips for Travel 6 Camp Overnight 7 ‐ 8 Preserve Wilderness 9 Explore—Trail Mileages Directions:The Desolation Wildnerness is just west of South Lake dr-peshev.com are seven major trailheads to access the Desolation Wilderness from Highway 89 and Highway Meek's Creek Trailhead is at the north end of the wilderness area along Hwy 89 at Meek's Bay.


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Desolation Wilderness;: A complete guide to over miles of trail and trout streams and lakes, (Wilderness Press trail guide series) [Paperback]Author: Robert S Wood. Feb 14,  · Desolation Wilderness. Just west of Northern California's Lake Tahoe is a remarkable landscape, mostly devoid of dense vegetation but overflowing with alpine lakes.

Hikers climbing out of the densely wooded Lake Tahoe basin are often startled by the Desolation Wilderness' sudden expanse of glacially polished scenery. Jul 19,  · Desolation Wilderness was designated as a Primitive Area in and became part of the National Wilderness Preservation System; its 63, acres is an expansive, natural world of granite, towering pines, streams and pristine alpine lakes.

Tucked behind the southwest shore of Lake Tahoe, Desolation Wilderness is only accessible via horse or foot. In. Oct 06,  · Desolation Wilderness Permits and Maps For overnight backpacking in Desolation Wilderness, a permit is required.

They used to be free, but now cost $5 a person for one night and $ per person for two or more nights up to 14 days (non-refundable).

You can book a permit online at dr-peshev.com or score one of the first-come-first-serve permits at the Tahoe South Visitor Center. The Desolation Wilderness is a 63,acre ( km 2) federally protected wilderness area in the Eldorado National Forest and Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, in El Dorado County, dr-peshev.com crest of the Sierra Nevada runs through it, just west of Lake dr-peshev.comon: El Dorado County, California, USA.

British illustrator Claire Scully turns her pen-and-ink to Lake Tahoe’s Desolation Wilderness in a beautifully illustrated book, and will host a discussion event at Sundance Books, Reno, on July.

The Desolation Wilderness is located just to the southwest of Lake Tahoe and north of Highway It is accessible from the Eldorado National Forest and Lake Tahoe Basin.

The Pacific Crest Trail passes through the length of the wilderness, and its proximity to roads makes it one of the more easily accessible wildernesses in the Sierra. This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area.

It offers you: 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89).Price: $ Welcome to the; Lakes of Desolation Wilderness; Home; About; Lakes; Notes.

Aug 01,  · This book is so accurate and descriptive it made hiking the Tahoe Desolation Wilderness a pleasure. The authors describe the trails in detail, steep, vertical, not for beginners etc. The map included in the back is an assest, the detailed book a must for anyone heading into the wilderness of /5(3).

30 reviews of Desolation Wilderness "Being from Indiana, where it's flat and less than ft above sea level, this place was a challenge. However, I was with several Cali's and they had no problem traversing this trail. We took the trail from 5/5(30). Desolation Wilderness.

2, likes · 15 talking about this · 34, were here. The Desolation Wilderness is a 63,acres federally protected wilderness 5/5(1). Desolation Wilderness book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Desolation Wilderness is part of an ongoing project looking at. Desolation Wilderness book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Desolation Wilderness is 4/5. 1 The Desola on Wilderness is located in the Crystal Range of the Sierra Nevada.

Covering 63, acres west of South Lake Tahoe and north of Highway 50 in El Dorado County, the Wilderness offers stunning alpine lakes, granite peaks, and glacially formed valleys. The land which became Desola on Wilderness was part of the Lake Tahoe Forest Reserve, established in The Desolation Wilderness is a square mile federal "wilderness area" directly to the west of Lake Tahoe, a well-known recreational area on the California/Nevada border with many fishing opportunities.

The granite and glaciers of the Sierra Nevada have strongly affected this region leading to the formation of well over lakes of all sizes. Dec 11,  · Desolation wilderness is not so desolate. Signed up for a meet-up hike to watch the Perseid Meteor Shower.

The hike up was less than 4 miles with 5/5(8). desolation Download desolation or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get desolation book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Lake Tahoe S Desolation Wilderness Fishing Guide. This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area. It offers you: 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89).

Desolation Wilderness Guidebooks. California breathtaking photography and everything else you need to get you to the boulders. This book is written by local climbing pioneers Dave Hatchett, Jon Thompson and Frank Lucido, so you can be assured the info will be accurate and up date." Locals Guide to Rock Climbs of North Tahoe (, Jackson).The Desolation Canyon-Book Cliffs wilderness contains coal, oil, and natural gas.

In andeven as the BLM's wilderness inventory was under way, a half dozen major energy companies, including Tenneco, Gulf, and Getty Oil, were pushing new roads into the lands under study.Hike the Pacific Crest Trail from Echo Lakes into Desolation Wilderness.

Full trail description with map: to Lake Aloha, Lake of the Woods, and Ropi Lake, all under the jagged granite of Pyramid Peak, Mount Agassiz, and Mount Price. For both backpackers and day hikers.