First snowshoe hike of the season, to Tahoe Meadows. There was finally a weekend since the very late arrival of snow that wasn’t horrible weather. It was a bit cold in the wind, but fine in the woods. See the pictures of some aggressive juncos.

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Track and Profile


2.57 mi (1.07 mi uphill, 0.94 mi downhill, 0.54 mi flat)
325 ft total ascent – 11.1 % uphill grade, 61.4 % downhill grade
1:50:14 total time (1:40:35 moving, 0:09:39 stopped)
0:39:09 pace (1.5 mph average speed, 5.2 mph max speed)
3.3 difficulty, 5.7 effort