Hope Valley

Hope Valley, CA
Length: 4.00 mi.
Type: Out & Back

About This Trail

[Total: 12    Average: 4/5]
The yellow and orange Aspen groves of Hope Valley, just 30 minutes south of South Lake Tahoe are a sight to see. This 4.0 out-and-back stroll takes you through thick of it.


Submitted by Joe Linehan

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Trail Features

Seasons Fall and Summer
Surface type Dirt
Elevation gain 485 ft.
Stroller friendly No
Stroller terrain No Wheels
ADA accessible No
Water fountains No
Bathrooms No
Cell reception Spotty
Pet friendly No
Nearby convenience store Yes
Camping Nearby Yes
Emergency support
within 5 miles

Trail highlights

Camping Nearby, Creek / River, Viewpoint, and Wildlife Viewing

Aspen grove galore!

Fee & Parking Details

Fee : $4.58

Go to for a Lands Pass.

Trail Contributor

[Total: 12    Average: 4/5]

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Trail Map

Getting There

left onto CA-89 S (signs for Markleeville/Jackson/CA-88)
11.2 mi

Continue straight onto Burnside Rd