There are no reliable sources of water between Stateline and Spooner Lake. If you're planning to start hiking at Stateline then you may want to cache some water on this section of trail. The first 3.5 miles from Stateline is a 1,300 foot climb with an average 18% grade.
The Tahoe Rim Trail (Section #2) has a maximum elevation of 8,696 ft (2,651 m), a minimum elevation of 7,185 ft (2,190 m), and an elevation gain of 23,766 ft (7,244 m) in the [ A to B ] direction.
The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Tahoe Rim Trail Section #2 while hiking in the [ A to B ] and [ B to A ] direction at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.
|[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]|
|Steps 1||Length 2||Min Ele 3||Max Ele 4|
|21,734||10.1 mi||7,185 ft||8,696 ft|
|[ A to B ]|
|Time 5||Floors 6||Gain 7||Loss 8|
|4.2 hrs||0.0||23,766 ft||14,445 ft|
|[ B to A ]|
|3.9 hrs||0.1||14,445 ft||23,766 ft|
The length of the Tahoe Rim Trail Section #2 is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) or 21,734 steps.
A person in good physical health can hike the Tahoe Rim Trail Section #2 in 4.2 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.9 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.
Download free Heavenly to Genoa Peak topo maps and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) topographic maps. Do you want full-sheet outdoor recreation JPEG Topo Maps?
TRT002T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Tahoe Rim Trail Section #2 that you can download and view in Google Maps®, Google Earth® and Garmin® handheld GPS devices including the eTrex®, Colorado and Montana series.
Copyright © 1998-2017 pickatrail.comStay On the Trail