Best trails in Placer County

place United States of America

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Placer County, California. The Tahoe Rim Trail is the most popular trail. The trails have 10 user reviews with great photos and information. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Tahoe Rim Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the North Fork American River Trail. The longest trail is the Tahoe Rim Trail at 264 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Shirttail Creek Trail at 1 km. Get off line access to Campsite, Restaurant, Water, and Peak locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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