A short snowshoe hike to Tamarack Lake (above) in the fog. This is on the Mount Rose highway at a popular turn off for skiers and snowboarders. Not much of a view on this day, to say the least. But is was nice to get out anyway.

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1.15 mi (0.43 mi uphill, 0.52 mi downhill, 0.16 mi flat)
369 ft total ascent (421 ft descent) – 14.8 % uphill grade, 82.1 % downhill grade
1:15:35 total time (0:57:55 moving, 0:17:40 stopped)
0:50:30 pace (1.2 mph average speed, 2.9 mph max speed)
2.039 difficulty, 3.091 effort