Comments, Questions? Dicks Pass, Tahoe to Yosemite Trail, Desolation Wilderness

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By Alex Wierbinski - Posted on 11 January 2010

Backpacker's Comments, Questions, and Experiences

Post your experiences, questions, or comments on Dicks Pass through this page, or jump to the trail guide for more information about this location.

Share your experiences to inform other backpackers. Did you find the climb difficult? Easy?
What are your favorite backpacking loops/trips across Dicks Pass?

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Dicks Pass, Desolation Wilderness, Pacific Crest and Tahoe to Yosemite Trail.  9390 feet elevation, 16.83 miles South from Meeks Bay Trailhead.

11.88 miles South to Echo Lake Trailhead.

16.83 miles North to Meeks Bay Trailhead.


Amazing views both to the North, South, East and West.

Suggestions for any exceptional short trips across Desolation?

Aloha Lake at the base of Pyramid Peak from Dicks Pass

Above: Pyramid Peak and Aloha Lake from Dicks Pass

Trail Guide
Dicks Pass

Central Desolation Wilderness Backpacking Map

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