Picketts Junction in Hope Valley

From the South Lake Tahoe “Y,” go South on Route 50. After the produce inspection station, in Meyers, turn Left onto Route 89 (towards Markleeville.) Travel 11 miles up the hill, past Grass Lake, past Luther Pass, down into Hope Valley. At the “T” intersection of Route 89 and Route 88 (called Pickett’s Junction), turn Right. Take the next immediate Right into the parking area. (Note there are restrooms and handicapped access.) Walk North along the old abandoned road that crosses the river for views of the mountains, valley, and river.

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