Schneider Camp is a hiking trail in El Dorado County and Alpine County, California. It is within Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit and Eldorado National Forest. It is two miles long and begins at 8,352 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,624 feet. Along the trail there is a meadow.
Schneider Camp Professional Reviews and Guides
"Anyone who has hiked in the Lake Tahoe area knows how popular this region can be. In fact, some hiking areas in the region are downright overcrowded, and for good reason. The scenery here is often spectacular, and the hiking is generally easy. This hike, traversing subalpine terrain for the entire distance, is by far the least-used trail in this area, save for the Showers Lake environs. Subalpine Showers Lake sees steady use, especially on summer weekends, but offers fine swimming and an exceptionally scenic setting."
--Ron Adkison, Best Easy Day Hikes: Northern Sierra (Falcon Guides).
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