Meeks Bay Trailhead

Trailhead6,245 ftPet friendly - Yes39.03739, -120.12646

Meeks Bay Trailhead is located near the western shore of Lake Tahoe, and it is known as the starting point of the unofficial Tahoe–Yosemite Trail. This trailhead is best used to access northern Desolation Wilderness.

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Coordinates: 39.037347, -120.126339

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Rules and Regulations

Visitors can obtain a day-use permit to enter Desolation Wilderness. Overnight visitors will need to reserve their permit in advance on Recreation.gov.

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