Tahoe Guide Service

Day Hikes

Get ready to embark on an adventure full of memories that will last for years to come.  Our Lake Tahoe hiking tours are exclusive, one-of-a-kind hiking adventures that will take you into some of the most spectacular locations in Lake Tahoe!  Our experienced guides will bring you to spectacular vistas along the best trails in the Lake Tahoe region.

Winnemucca Lake

Two Lakes with Mountain Views

Easy / Moderate | 6.8 mi | 760 ft. elev. gain

This is a well-marked trail with beautiful views most of the way.  Gradual elevation gain with some moderate incline.  You will hike to see two lakes with a meadow.  Best enjoyed during the months of July to October.

Echo Lake

Lakes and Wildflowers

Moderate | 10 mi | 1,591 ft. elev. gain

Beautiful lake views and lovely trees mark this trail.  Prepare for a rocky hike – but one that will be sure to satisfy with spectacular viewpoints.  Enjoy blooming wildflowers in late spring.  May through September are the recommended months.

Eagle Lake

Lake Trailhead with Climbing

Moderate | 7.5 mi | 2,158 ft. elev. gain

This is a moderate to difficult hike and boasts beautiful lake views.  It is a rocky trail with some climbing options and has amazing views.

Snow Valley Peak

Beautiful Hike with Vistas

Moderate | 11.5 mi | 2,267 ft. elev. gain

This trail has a gradual elevation gain with wonderful views!  It is a quiet and lovely trail.  The best time of year for this hike is between June and October.  photo credit alltrails.com

Sierra Canyon

Gentle Hike with Creek

Easy / Moderate | 3.8 mi | 908 ft. elev. gain

This is a beautiful trail with a lovely creek on the way.  Lots of wildflowers, birds, and wildlife through this well-maintained trail.  Plenty of shade and trees on the trail.  April through October are the best months for enjoying this trail.

Power Line Trail

Shaded Creek and Lake Views

Easy / Moderate | 7 mi | 541 ft. elev. gain

This is a well-shaded trail with some lake views and a creek.    Visit from May to October for the best enjoyment of this trail.

Round Lake

Meadow to Lake Views

Moderate | 6.3 mi | 1,204 ft. elev. gain

This is a lovely trail with a steady incline to a lake view. There is ample shade and it is an easy walk to a meadow with aspens.
Horsetail Falls trail

Waterfall and Streams

Moderate | 4 mi | 1,341 ft. elev. gain

Follow a stream to a lovely waterfall.  The trail has quite a bit of large rocks which are best in drier (non-snow) weather.  This is for an experienced or enthusiastic hiker as there are rocks and streams and an incline to the waterfall.

Lake Genevieve

Beautiful Lakes

Moderate |9.8 mi | 1,243 ft. elev. gain

This is a moderate hike in Desolation Wilderness.  Gentle elevation gain and beautiful lakes close together.

Cathedral Lake

Alpine Lakes

Moderate | 5.5 mi | 1,197 ft. elev. gain

This is a moderate to difficult hike with beautiful lake views.  It is advisable to wear hiking boots or shoes with good gripping ability due to the rockiness on the trail.