Eric and Karen's Tahoe Rim Hike - Days 3, 4, and 5
Views from the trail between Kingsbury and Big Meadow
The trail on a steep slope. How did they build this trail?
View from the trail on the East side of the Sierras
Star Lake, freezing cold water, tastes good after filtering
Highest point on the trail so far, 9,721 feet
Camp for the fourth night 5 miles short of Big Meadow trail head
At the finish of Kingsbury to Big Meadow
The fifth night on the trail………..
Hiked 2 additional miles and camped next to a ski slope. Hiked 15 very hard miles on Thursday over a 9,721 foot pass. Camped at 9,200 feet and heard a pack of coyotes very near at 1 AM. Hiked 5.3 miles to Big Meadow in the morning.
We have now completed 60 miles of the 165 trail.
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