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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    A hiker peers back toward Fallen Leaf Lake as he makes his way up the trail to the summit of Mt. Tallac on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 in Lake Tahoe, Calif. Mount Tallac in Lake Tahoe is just under a 10-mile trek, but you go up to nearly 9,800 feet. Mt Tallac is one of the iconic hikes in Tahoe. Nearly 4,000 ft elevation gain on the way up (4.7 miles), but the views are sublime from the peak.
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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Mt. Tallac, in the Desolation Wilderness is seen from the trail on the way to the summit.
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    Barbara Millhollen, left, of Newcastle and Stacy Thomas of Rocklin walk down the hill after an overnight in the Desolation Wilderness and a quick summit of Mt. Tallac.
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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Rocky outcroppings greet hikers as they make their way up the trail toward the summit of Mt. Tallac.
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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Courtney Blackson, 11, of Elk Grove plays on a rock at Cathedral Lake in the Desolation Wilderness.
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    Wildflowers catch the eyes of hikers along the trail below the summit of Mt. Talla.
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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Volcanic metamorphic rocks, foreground, contrast against rugged mountains in the Desolation Wilderness below Mt Tallac.
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    A hiker picks his way through metamorphic rock just below the summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    Hikers take pictures on the summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    Hikers head down from the summit.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    Wildflowers blanket the hillside just below the summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    A hiker gets a spectacular view Lake Tahoe on the left and Fallen Leaf Lake, right below Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    Hikers leave the Mt. Tallac summit in the Desolation Wilderness. Gilmore Lake can be seen in the background, right.
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  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Hikers enjoy the view of Lake Tahoe, left, and Fallen Leaf Lake, right, near the 9735-foot summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    A gold mantle ground squirrel enjoys a nut on the summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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    Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay and Cascade Lake can be seen from the summit of Mt. Tallac.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Hike of Mt. Tallac
    Hikers relax and enjoy the view of Lake Tahoe, left, and Fallen Leaf Lake, right, on the 9735-foot summit of Mt. Tallac on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 in Lake Tahoe, Calif. Mount Tallac in Lake Tahoe is just under a 10-mile trek, but you go up to nearly 9,800 feet. Mt Tallac is one of the iconic hikes in Tahoe. Nearly 4,000 ft elevation gain on the way up (4.7 miles), but the views are sublime from the peak.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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