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A great ride. Camped at Buck Island, took our Rubicon and our Wrangler. Extreme Off Roading. A trip on our bucket list

Reviewed 26 July 2016
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Logan, United States
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Logan, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A great ride. Camped at Buck Island, took our Rubicon and our Wrangler. Extreme Off Roading. A trip on our bucket list

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Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

On June 4 I was part of a group that visited the Rubicon Trail . The company that offers the tour in Lake Tahoe rents 4 x 4 vehicles and takes you on a 2 hour trip until you reach Miller Lake. I had been on ATVs before but was quite ignorant and unprepared about this tour. No one told... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

Most of the jeeps circle just below the actual zenith of Mt. Rubicon. But, if you just keep going up walking the last steep incline, the mountain comes to a small point with a natural bench for two at the very top looking over the entire Lake Tahoe Basin. On the East is a 3,000' cliff that decends from the... More 

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Jackson, California
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you love to be outside, enjoy all kinds of motorized recreation, this is the place for you! I'm a 4 wheeler and this is the place to be and put on your bucket list if you've never been there. People from all over the world come to CA just to wheel the famous Rubicon Trail. There are all kinds... More 

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Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Took the Rubicon Trail on the west side of Lake Tahoe from DL Bliss State Park to Vikingsholm. This trail is a must if you are looking for an easy-moderately difficult trail with beautiful lake views. Bring a swimsuit and towel to enjoy one of several beaches along the way- a great way to cool off during a summer hike.

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San Diego, California
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

We will remember the scenery and the 4X4 adventure forever. We went with the 63rd Jeepers Jamboree. This was on our bucket list we and were not disappointed.

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San Clemente, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Amazing wheeling and scenery. got the opportunity to run the rubicon during the jeepers jamboree with a group of vendors from 4 wheel parts. the trail provides everything you could ask for when wheeling, rocks, dirt, mud, water and amazing sierra nevada scenery. spent 2 days on trail and one day hanging at rubicon springs and cant wait to go... More 

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santa rosa
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

Reading this site an get a bit confusing, esp when you read "don't attempt this without hiring a guide." There is a 4.6 mile hike known as the Rubicon trail which runs from Emerald Bay to Bliss state park. This trail is fairly long but not extremely difficult. I saw plenty a kid between 9-12 years old. I started at... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

This was one of my favorite homes in Tahoe. I started in Emerald State Park and headed toward Rubicon. Moderate trail with stunning views along the way. I went alone and felt generally safe (in terms of wildlife), especially near the shore. I typically ran into small groups of people every 20 minutes or so. I loved heading a bit... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Start the trail at VIkingsholm and hike along Emerald Bay to Rubicon point. The almost 5 mile hike will provide you with stunning views of Emerald Bay and the Lake Tahoe beyond.

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