Backcountry

Mount Rose Wilderness

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Lake Tahoe from the Mt Rose Wilderness. Photo John Peltier

Mount Rose Wilderness is a beautiful high-altitude wilderness area north of Lake Tahoe.

The Wilderness is made up of 31,000 acres of lakes, streams, waterfalls, and meadows. There are plenty of dispersed backcountry camping opportunities.

No permits are required in Mt. Rose Wilderness.

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