North America's largest alpine lake, the second deepest, and the 26th largest in the world.
We camped at Fallen Leaf Lake which is the large southern lake.
Fallen Leaf Lake view of Mt Tallac
this bike path lead into town and to beaches from our campsite
We biked to the trail-head and hiked into the Desolation Wilderness to reach more lakes and beaches.
small sandy beach
a rugged trail
narrow cliff-side trail
view down to Sand Harbor
The next day we beach hopped on the bike path.
At the end of the week we said good-bye to our campground.
Fallen Leaf Lake
Before leaving we rode a segment of the Tahoe Rim Trail just south of Tahoe City.