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Echo Summit To Barker Pass is a 32.7 mile one way hike with 5,897 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 79 miles east-northeast of Sacramento California. The trailhead is car accessible.
Overview: This is the most strenuous section of the Tahoe Rim Trail. No bicycles are allowed on this shared section with the Pacific Crest Trail.
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This is a difficult hike. It would be insane to attempt this entire hike without prior experience hiking.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.