The Dirt Around Lake Tahoe

Dirt Around Lake Tahoe Hiking Book by Kathryn ReedThe Dirt Around Lake Tahoe: Must-Do Scenic Hikes takes readers on a journey to dozens of trails throughout the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond. Alpine lakes, wilderness peaks and waterfalls are the rewards. This book contains a trail for everyone who likes to explore the outdoors. Each hike is rated based on scenic quality and difficulty. Some are flat, some not so much. Descriptions include what time of year to explore the various areas, historical facts, and details about what you may discover along the way. This book will become your must-have companion as you hike from one end of the lake to the other, and into the surrounding wilderness.


Where to buy the book online:

Book Shop

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Barnes & Noble

For signed copies, email Cost is $15.

Where to buy the book in the Lake Tahoe Basin:

Freel Perk — Meyers; Sports Ltd. — South Lake Tahoe; Angora Lakes Resort — South Lake Tahoe; Lake Tahoe Museum — South Lake Tahoe; Tahoe Toys, and Treasures — South Lake Tahoe; Cuppa Tahoe — South Lake Tahoe; Sierra Crest Gallery — South Lake Tahoe; Camp Richardson General Store — Camp Richardson; Tramway Market — Stateline; Flume Trail Bikes — Incline Village; Visitors’ Center — Tahoe City;

Where to buy the book outside Tahoe:

Word After Word — Truckee; Mountain Hardware and Sports — Truckee; Fresh Ideas — Gardnerville; Luminary Books — Minden; Douglas County Historical Society — Minden; Sundance Books — Reno; REI — Reno; Placerville News Co. — Placerville; Sierra Mountain Outdoors — Placerville; Sierra Mountain Outdoors — Sutter Creek; Well Read Books — Jackson; The Book Seller — Grass Valley; Four-Eyed Frog Books — Gualala; Sports Ltd. — Chico; Books Inc. — Campbell; Books Inc. — San Francisco; Book Smart — Morgan Hill; Bookshop Benicia — Benicia; The Avid Reader — Davis; Bounty Books — Vacaville; El Tecolote Bookstore, Todos Santos, Mexico.

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