Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance between the Galena Waterfall and Relay Ridge. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve trail tread and address trail obstructions. This will be a great day in the field offering stunning views and a rewarding service project!

This is a technical project and participants must be at least 17 years old.  Some trail building experience is recommended for volunteers signing up for this project.

Event date 09/01/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/01/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 08/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 4
Individual Price Free

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance between the Galena Waterfall and Relay Ridge. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve trail tread and address trail obstructions. This will be a great day in the field offering stunning views and a rewarding service project!

This is a technical project and participants must be at least 17 years old.  Some trail building experience is recommended for volunteers signing up for this project.

Event date 09/03/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/03/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/02/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 1
Individual Price Free
Distance: 2 miles
Difficulty: Easy
Description: Join us for a morning of birding in the meadows this fall and discover some of the amazing birds found on the Tahoe Rim Trail. This fairly easy hike will begin with a short climb up to a riparian area where you will see birds such as Wilson's Warbler, MacGillivray Warbler, Wood Pewee, Warbling Vireo, Hairy Woodpecker, and others. While at Big Meadow you will enjoy other birds such as Lincoln's Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Dusky Flycatcher, Chipping Sparrow, Cassin's Finch, Rufous Hummingbird and Red-Breasted Sapsucker.
 
Event date 09/04/2015 08:00 am
Event End Date 09/04/2015 10:00 am
Cut off date 09/02/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Registered 4
Individual Price Free

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance between the Galena Waterfall and Relay Ridge. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve trail tread and address trail obstructions. This will be a great day in the field offering stunning views and a rewarding service project!

This is a technical project and participants must be at least 17 years old.  Some trail building experience is recommended for volunteers signing up for this project.

Event date 09/08/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/08/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/07/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 0
Individual Price Free

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We welcome you to join us for a Planned Giving Reception on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at the Community Foundation of Western Nevada, 50 Washington Street Suite 300-A Reno, NV 89503 from 5pm-7pm. Tracy Turner, PhD, Chief Philanthropy Officer for the Community Foundation of Western Nevada will present on planned giving opportunities and answer any questions you may have about including the TRTA in your will or estate planning. Wine, other beverages and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. For questions and inquiries please contact, Shannon Skarritt, Director of Membership & Outreach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 775-298-4490.

By including the TRTA in your will or estate plan, you not only fulfill your personal philanthropic goals but you also help us: Build new trail; maintain the existing trail system; conduct volunteer trainings; offer outdoor education programs for youth; increase our Agency Endowment; and provide for other ongoing needs of the organization.

For more information on how you can become a TRT Legacy Circle Member please contact Mary Bennington, Executive Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or 775-298-4486.

Event date 09/08/2015 05:00 pm
Event End Date 09/08/2015 07:00 pm
Registration Start Date 07/01/2015 05:00 pm
Cut off date 09/08/2015 05:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 12
Individual Price Free

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance between the Galena Waterfall and Relay Ridge. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve trail tread and address trail obstructions. This will be a great day in the field offering stunning views and a rewarding service project!

This is a technical project and participants must be at least 17 years old.  Some trail building experience is recommended for volunteers signing up for this project.

Event date 09/10/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/10/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/09/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 3
Individual Price Free

We're packing up and heading out! Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for an overnight backpacking trip into Desolation Wilderness and help us tackle basic maintenance along the way.  We'll be staying at beautiful Susie Lake and enjoying great company on the trail as we work our way back to the trailhead. Volunteers should have experience backpacking as this is NOT a packing training.  No trail work experience is necessary!

Event date 09/10/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/11/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/07/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 9
Registered 9
Individual Price Free
Distance: 1-2 miles
Difficulty: Easy
Description: The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS), Lahontan Audubon Society (LAS) and Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) are co-sponsoring this easy stroll to search for migrant birds heading south for the winter. We will search the aspen stand, willows, and the lake for any migrants and local birds, such as Orange-crowned and Wilson’s Warblers, White-crowned Sparrows, Green-tailed Towhees, Ring-necked Ducks, and Red-breasted Sapsuckers. 
Event date 09/12/2015 08:30 am
Event End Date 09/12/2015 11:30 am
Cut off date 09/11/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Registered 15
Individual Price Free

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance between the Galena Waterfall and Relay Ridge. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve trail tread and address trail obstructions. This will be a great day in the field offering stunning views and a rewarding service project!

This is a technical project and participants must be at least 17 years old.  Some trail building experience is recommended for volunteers signing up for this project.

Event date 09/15/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/15/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/14/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 2
Individual Price Free

Tahoe Meadows is one of the Tahoe Rim Trail's most popular trailheads. As such, it needs plenty of TLC. Come join us for a workday high above Lake Tahoe while we repair trail drainages, add check steps on steep sections leaving the upper Tahoe Meadows parking area, and remove encroaching brush.

Event date 09/17/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/17/2015 04:00 am
Cut off date 09/17/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Registered 4
Individual Price Free

Tahoe Meadows is one of the Tahoe Rim Trail's most popular trailheads. As such, it needs plenty of TLC. Come join us for a workday high above Lake Tahoe while we repair trail drainages, add check steps on steep sections leaving the upper Tahoe Meadows parking area, and remove encroaching brush.

Event date 09/19/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/19/2015 04:00 am
Cut off date 09/17/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Registered 1
Individual Price Free

Echo Lake is one of the Tahoe Rim Trail's most popular trailheads.  All of this use comes with some serious maintenance needs.  On September 22nd and 24th the Tahoe Rim Trail Association will be fixing a section of trail near the Echo Lakes Trailhead. We'll correct four high steps, fix steep trail conditions, repair a failed turnpike, and repair and armor exposed roots. Come join us!

PLEASE BE ADVISED: This project will require technical trail building techniques and is not recommended for anyone under 16 years of age. 

Event date 09/22/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/22/2014 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/20/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Registered 1
Individual Price Free

Echo Lake is one of the Tahoe Rim Trail's most popular trailheads.  All of this use comes with some serious maintenance needs.  On September 22nd and 24th the Tahoe Rim Trail Association will be fixing a section of trail near the Echo Lakes Trailhead. We'll correct four high steps, fix steep trail conditions, repair a failed turnpike, and repair and armor exposed roots. Come join us!

PLEASE BE ADVISED: This project will require technical trail building techniques and is not recommended for anyone under 16 years of age. 

Event date 09/24/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/24/2014 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/22/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Registered 1
Individual Price Free

 

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Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for our last giveaway day as part of our, "Where's McCleod? Giveaway Summer Series." This giveaway day will be hosted at TRT Challenge Site #4 (Big Meadow trailhead). Come take on one of your six challenge hikes and get some goodies from our Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge sponsors, Desert Research Institute & NV Energy!

The day will include fun giveaway surprises, photo opps with trail mascot McLeod the Marmot and an opportunity for you to meet other 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challengers! Don't forget to wear your 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge t-shirt!

Not a Tahoe Rim Trail Challenger? Learn more here and enroll today to begin taking on Tahoe's next big challenge!

Thank you to our 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge Sponsors, Desert Research Institute & NV Energy for co-hosting this giveaway day!

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Event date 09/26/2015 08:30 am
Event End Date 09/26/2015 12:30 pm
Cut off date 09/26/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 17
Individual Price Free
Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge Hike (Trail Challenge Participants Only)
Distance: 6.4 miles
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Description: Are you a Tahoe Rim Trail Challenger looking for a guided experience as you complete your 6 challenge hikes? If so, then join us as we lead you on challenge site #3! This challenge hike is moderate in difficulty with a total elevation gain of 1,000 feet. You'll meander through a beautiful meadow and make your way to one of Tahoe's premier backcountry lakes, Round Lake. At the Trail Blazer turnaround point, you'll be able to meet trail mascot, McLeod the Marmot, and get your picture taken with him while receiving your freebie from one of our Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge sponsors. 
 
Note: This Guided Hike is for Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge members-only. Not a challenger? Visit this link to sign-up for Tahoe's next big challenge!

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Event date 09/26/2015 08:30 am
Event End Date 09/26/2015 12:30 pm
Cut off date 09/24/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Registered 3
Individual Price Free
Distance: 2-3 miles
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Description: Experience the beauty that fall offers in Lake Tahoe on this full moon hike. We will begin our trek watching the sunset and the moon rise as we hike up to a stunning vista that will wind through a beautiful wooded forest.
 
Event date 09/26/2015 06:15 pm
Event End Date 09/26/2015 08:15 pm
Cut off date 09/24/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Registered 7
Individual Price Free

On Sept. 29th, the TRTA will repair high, rocky steps, braided trails, and make signage repairs near Daggett Creek on the Tahoe Rim Trail. Join in on this exciting trail project and give back to the trail you love!

Event date 09/29/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 09/29/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 09/28/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 1
Individual Price Free
Distance: 6 miles
Difficulty: Moderate
Description: Join us on an exploration of fall beauty in Lake Tahoe and don't forget your camera! We will begin our morning trek at Mt. Rose Summit and head to the stunning Galena Falls. Once at the saddle, there will be incredible views of a nearby meadow posing those amazing fall colors. Don't miss out!
 
 
Event date 10/03/2015 10:00 am
Event End Date 10/03/2015 03:00 pm
Cut off date 10/01/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Individual Price Free

The Tahoe Rim Trail Association needs your help at Brockway Summit. On October 6, the TRTA will be doing trail repair including repairing braided trail, rock step work, and brushing on the vista spur trail off the TRT from Brockway Summit. Project worksite location will require a 2-3 mile hike there and back. Join us!

 

Event date 10/06/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 10/06/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 10/06/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Individual Price Free

On October 13, the Tahoe Rim Trail Association will be repairing two rock walls in Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. The project worksite will be .5 mile north of the trailhead. Join us! 

Event date 10/13/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 10/13/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 10/12/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 16
Individual Price Free

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association for a fantastic project doing trail maintenance near Tahoe City. Repairs and improvements will be made to improve the trail and signs as the group hikes from Ward Creek back to their vehicles at the Tahoe City South Trailhead.  

Event date 10/15/2015 09:00 am
Event End Date 10/15/2015 04:00 pm
Cut off date 10/14/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Individual Price Free

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Celebrate another great year on the Tahoe Rim Trail at the TRTA's 34th Annual Celebration!  Join fellow TRTA Members, Donors, and Friends at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno on October 20th from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. 

The event will include access to the spectacular Tahoe: A Visual History exhibit, our popular silent auction, light hors d'oeuvres and a no host bar.  The evening will wrap up with a brief awards ceremony and a State of the Trail address to catch you up on events and plans on our trail like no other!

Cost is $35/TRTA member and $40/non-member (includes entrance to the Museum).

Event date 10/20/2015 05:30 pm
Event End Date 10/20/2015 08:30 pm
Cut off date 10/13/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 200
Registered 62
Individual Price $40.00

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$245 (Non-TRTA Members) and $220 (TRTA Members)

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association and the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS for a two-day Wilderness First Aid course. Whether you're a guide, an outdoor enthusiast or you work in a remote environment, this course will give you the skills you need to respond to a backcountry emergency when help is delayed.

Event date 11/07/2015 08:00 am
Event End Date 11/08/2015 05:00 pm
Cut off date 11/05/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 30
Individual Price $245.00

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$245 (Non-TRTA Members) and $220 (TRTA Members)

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association and the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS for a two-day Wilderness First Aid course. Whether you're a guide, an outdoor enthusiast or you work in a remote environment, this course will give you the skills you need to respond to a backcountry emergency when help is delayed.

Event date 12/05/2015 08:00 am
Event End Date 12/06/2015 05:00 pm
Cut off date 12/03/2015 12:00 am
Capacity 30
Individual Price $245.00

Welcome to the 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge! Please use this registration only if you are with an already paid team and you need to register yourself for the Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge. Please have your coupon code and team name available which your team leader will have provided to you via email.

Note: If you would like to register your additional family members, please have them visit this link to register and choose the payment option of $20-I am New and/or Renewing Trail Challenge Member. In the comments please indicate that they are your family member. You'll have to go through the same registration process each time you sign up a new family member.

If you have any questions during the registration process please call 775-298-4485 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Event date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Event End Date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Cut off date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 281
Individual Price $55.00

Welcome to the 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge! Please use this registration only if you are with an already paid family and need to register yourself for the Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge. Please have your coupon code available which your family member provided you via email.

Note: If you are the family member who paid for your family, you DO NOT need to register again. Your registration was completed when you paid for your family.

If you have any questions during the registration process please call the Tahoe Rim Trail Association at 775-298-4485 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Event date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Event End Date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Cut off date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 35
Individual Price $20.00

Welcome to the 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge! Please use this registration if you are a new or renenewing Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge member at $55 or a current Tahoe Rim Trail Association member who would like to join the Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge for $20.

Please contact the Tahoe Rim Trail Association office at 775-298-4485 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions during the registration process!

Event date 12/31/2015 12:10 am
Event End Date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Cut off date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 142
Individual Price $55.00

Welcome to the 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge! Please use this registration page if you are registering your family (all registered family members must live in the same household). During the registration process, please fill in all the information required for each family member. Once you've completed your family's registration, you will receive an email which you will need to forward on to each family member with instructions for enrolling themselves and creating their profile in the Tahoe Rim Trail Community. By doing so, they will then be granted special access to everything Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge!

Note: Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge Family Memberships begin at $85 for two participants (living in the same household). The cost for each additional family member who would like to join the Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge is $20/person.

Please contact the Tahoe Rim Trail Association office at 775-298-4485 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions during the registration process!

Event date 12/31/2015 01:00 am
Event End Date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Cut off date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 100
Individual Price $85.00

Welcome to the 2015 Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge! We're excited that you are registering your team of friends, co-workers, business or corporation! As the team leader, you will be asked to register and pay for your team using this registration page. Upon receipt of your payment you will receive an email to forward on to each of your team members with instructions for enrolling themselves as a participant and creating their profile in the Tahoe Rim Trail Community. By doing so, they will then be granted special access to the Tahoe Rim Trail Challenge members-only webpages and features.

*Note: We offer a variety of team membership levels beginning at $100 for a team of two. 

Please select REGISTER INDIVIDUAL to proceed.Please contact the Tahoe Rim Trail Association office at 775-298-4485 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions during the registration process!

Event date 12/31/2015 02:00 am
Event End Date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Cut off date 12/31/2015 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 25
Individual Price $100.00

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$245 (Non-TRTA Members) and $220 (TRTA Members)

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association and the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS for a two-day Wilderness First Aid course. Whether you're a guide, an outdoor enthusiast or you work in a remote environment, this course will give you the skills you need to respond to a backcountry emergency when help is delayed.

Event date 01/30/2016 08:00 am
Event End Date 01/31/2016 05:00 pm
Cut off date 01/28/2016 12:00 am
Capacity 30
Individual Price $245.00

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$245 (Non-TRTA Members) and $220 (TRTA Members)

Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association and the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS for a two-day Wilderness First Aid course. Whether you're a guide, an outdoor enthusiast or you work in a remote environment, this course will give you the skills you need to respond to a backcountry emergency when help is delayed.

Event date 04/02/2016 08:00 am
Event End Date 04/03/2016 05:00 pm
Cut off date 03/31/2016 12:00 am
Capacity 30
Individual Price $245.00

Please use this registration page to RSVP for the TRTA End of Season Volunteer Celebration. This is an invitation only event for our dedicated volunteers in 2014. Due to space limitations, we have invited our most active volunteers.

Event date 09/27/2016 02:00 pm
Event End Date 09/27/2016 06:00 pm
Cut off date 09/23/2016 12:00 am
Capacity 110
Registered 58
Individual Price Free