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more ADT backpacking

Continuing walking and documenting the western-most portion of the American Discovery Trail (ADT), I backpacked from Virginia City to Tahoe City. From Virginia City to the Tahoe Rim Trail above Carson City, the trail is more characteristic of the Great … Continue reading

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Tahoe Rim Trail, the rest

In the middle of July I completed my circuit of the Tahoe Rim Trail, going from Big Meadow trailhead to Tahoe City along the west side of Lake Tahoe. My earlier trip had been from Tahoe City to Big Meadow … Continue reading

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Tahoe Rim Trail

The first week in July I backpacked about 60% of the Tahoe Rim Trail. I started clockwise at Tahoe City, and ended at Big Meadows Trailhead on Hwy 89 south of Lake Tahoe. The distance took me five days, averaging … Continue reading

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