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Short, Easy Trail Good is a Activity for Families

This easy, educational nature trail is located at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center, off CA89 about 3... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2019
Tucson, Arizona
Easy and pretty!

Nice level walk around a loop. Lots of informative signs. Great view of flowers, aspens, mountains... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
Fresno, California
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Apr 10, 2019
“Short, Easy Trail Good is a Activity for Families”
Jul 27, 2018
“Easy and pretty!”
For an easier hike, this handicapped-accessible paved trail provides signs for a self-guided tour.
South Lake Tahoe, CA
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

This easy, educational nature trail is located at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center, off CA89 about 3 miles northwest of South Lake Tahoe. A half-mile loop leads through wooded areas and marsh along Taylor Creek, with informative signs to describe the ecosystem. The surface is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice level walk around a loop. Lots of informative signs. Great view of flowers, aspens, mountains, the creek and sooo many fish! Great for families.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank melindaplatt
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

We discovered Rainbow Trail by accident, but we were so glad we did. There is so much beauty around Lake Tahoe, but Rainbow Trail offers different scenery than most including wetlands. It is a very easy trail and we saw people of all ages and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank ssawyan
Reviewed August 6, 2016

We enjoyed the leisurely walk on Rainbow Trail to see the Trout Stream Profile Area. There is nice views of Taylor Creek area and also of Mt. Tallac. There is nice meadow areas to see as well. There are various places along the trail to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mini
Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

This review is for Rainbow Trail, South Lake Tahoe. Could only find listing for Rainbow Trail Lake Tahoe, Nevada. Had a nice relaxing walk on the trail. Beaver dams, wasteland or wetland - jump down on a section to feel the softer ground underneath your...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank purkeycat
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Wish we could go back in the fall when the fish are spawning. The trail was simple, well kept, easy to find, and a good place to warm up for the bigger hikes to come.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Bobbi G
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Its an ok place to visit. Only interesting if you are camping nearby. Not worth travelling in the summer, its too damn hot.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank nirajlodaya
Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

great if you need a nice hike on a paved path. bathrooms, ample parking. adjacent access trail to a nice sandy lakeside beach. easy drive from stateline and Emerald Bay view area not too much farther north.

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank AM766
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