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According to Mike White's "Afoot and Afield Reno-Tahoe", "Many regard Mt. Tallac as the quintessential Tahoe peak. 'Tallac' is a Native American word meaning 'Great Mountain'."
A party in good condition should plan no less than 6 hours for the round trip, while those in only moderate condition should leave themselves 8 or more hours.
I'v added trails from a variety of maps, books and Internet sources to the map below, so as far as I know it has the most complete set of trails available.
North West Lake Tahoe Zoom out (May need to print at 75% to fit in 1 page)
Different maps and guides have different names for the trails.
- Some maps show the Spring Creek Trail connecting with the Floating Island Lake trail.
See The Descent at TahoeAdventureSports.com for skiing down:
Mount Tallac Ski Tour at TahoeBackCountry.net
Skiing Mt Tallac North Bowl Lake Tahoe | Skiing The Backcountry
www.TheBackCountry.net : Mt. Tallac Thread 2008 and 2009
Rachid Dahnoun Photography: Skiing and Snowboarding The Cross on Mt. Tallac in Lake Tahoe, CA
See Tallac Adventure from our July 4th adventure to watch the fireworks around the lake from Mt. Tallac.
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