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08 Mar 2015 08:39 pm    Category: Truckee Meadows    

Peavine Kings Row

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Spring loop hike on Peavine Mountain from King’s Row Trailhead.

 

Statistics:
9.68 mi (3.38 mi uphill, 4.95 mi downhill, 1.31 mi flat)
1720 ft total ascent – 15.8 % uphill grade, 119.5 % downhill grade
4:23:03 total time (3:50:33 moving, 0:32:30 stopped)
0:23:47 pace (2.5 mph average speed, 5.8 mph max speed)
17.0 difficulty, 31.7 effort

 

Geotag Icon GeoLocator for latitude 39.5502205 longitude -119.8729706

01 Feb 2015 06:41 pm    Category: Hiking    

Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway: Farad to Floriston

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Hike on the Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway along the Truckee River and I-80  from Farad to Floriston, California. This section was completed in Summer 2014.

Statistics:
5.60 mi (2.17 mi uphill, 2.19 mi downhill, 1.23 mi flat)
897 ft total ascent (870 ft descent) – 8.4 % uphill grade, 101.7 % downhill grade
1:52:19 total time (1:47:56 moving, 0:04:23 stopped)
0:19:15 pace (3.1 mph average speed, 4.8 mph max speed)
3.6 difficulty, 7.8 effort

Geotag Icon GeoLocator for latitude 39.4224815 longitude -120.0343933

11 Nov 2014 07:24 pm    Category: Truckee Meadows    

Peavine: Kings Row to Bacon Strip

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Veteran’s day hike on Peavine Mountain mostly on single-track trails from the Kings Row Trailhead to the upper end of the newly-reconstructed Bacon Strip Trail, via the Halo Trail and Crispy Bacon Trail.  Encountered three sets of shooters upon returning back down the same route.

 

Statistics:
8.45 mi (3.81 mi uphill, 3.81 mi downhill, 0.80 mi flat)
1100 ft total ascent  
3:37:02 total time (3:19:50 moving, 0:17:12 stopped)
0:23:37 pace (2.5 mph average speed)
9.8 difficulty, 19.q effort

 

Geotag Icon GeoLocator for latitude 39.5505104 longitude -119.8735580

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