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Nice fall hike on a beautiful sunny day to The Nipple (9340 ft) via the Pacific Crest Trail from Tamarack Junction Trailhead on Blue Lakes Road, in Mokelumne Wilderness, Toiyabe National Forest, Alpine County, California. The Nipple is on the Tahoe OGUL Peak List.

Statistics:
7.64 mi (3.34 mi uphill, 3.08 mi downhill, 1.14 mi flat)
1560 ft total ascent – 16.1 % uphill grade, 94.2 % downhill grade
4:49:48 total time (3:41:42 moving, 1:08:06 stopped)
0:28:59 pace (2.1 mph average speed, 10.5 mph max speed)
16.2 difficulty, 31.9 effort

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