Hike in the heat to Herlan Peak via Tunnel Creek Road and the Tahoe Rim Trail. Great overlook of Lake Tahoe from 2000+ feet above Sand Harbor Point. We last were on Tunnel Creek Road on snowshoes. See that post for trailhead directions.

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12.74 mi (6.34 mi uphill, 5.14 mi downhill, 1.18 mi flat)
2800 ft total ascent  – 12.6 %  uphill grade, 51.4 %  downhill grade
7:05:09 total time (5:57:54 moving, 1:07:15 stopped)
0:28:04 pace (2.1 mph average speed, 10.0 mph max speed)
21.6 difficulty, 40.4 effort

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