Trail Talks

Join us for another installment of our exciting Trail Talk Series where you’ll hear from local experts who will share their knowledge and expertise related to the Tahoe Rim Trail – from things that live here to how to plan your next adventure, our speakers will ignite your passion for Tahoe!

Please register in advance for these events, as space is limited. Trail Talks are FREE and open to the public.

Please Note: Each talk is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather. For more information or for future topic suggestions, please contact or 775-298-4485.

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April 2017

Successful Backpacking with a Young Family

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
REI Sacramento, 1790 Expo Parkway
Sacramento, CA 96150 United States
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Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association and REI for a Trail Talk guest presentation from an adventurous local family on everything you need to know to complete the TRT with a young family.

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Geology of the Tahoe Basin

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
El Dorado County Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 United States
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Have you ever wondered how Lake Tahoe was formed, why there are so many alpine lakes around here, or what all those strange rock formation are? Dave Schnake, a Tahoe Rim Trail Association Board Member and Crew Leader, and trained geologist and geochemist, will be at the El Dorado County Library in South Lake Tahoe on Tuesday, April 25th, from 6-8pm to give you the low down on Tahoe geology, answer all your hard questions, and maybe even tell you about those weird rocks.

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May 2017

How to Complete the TRT

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
REI Reno, 2225 Harvard Way
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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"You need special shoes for hiking - and a bit of a special soul as well." - Emme Woodhull-Bäche

Join us at the Reno REI this May to learn other hiking essentials and tips from a panel of expert Tahoe Rim Trail Association guides. Let them help prepare you to take on the TRT in your own way in this interactive event.

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