Wildcat Cabin Hike at Spooner Lake on Saturday, June 1

North Canyon 150x150 Wildcat Cabin Hike at Spooner Lake on Saturday, June 1Lake Tahoe, Nev. – Join rangers for a moderate two mile hike from Spooner Lake up North Canyon to the Wildcat cabin, one of the park’s remote rental cabins. Rangers will discuss local history, as well as trees, shrubs, and wildflowers. Catch a glimpse of Lake Tahoe from the knoll where the cabin sits.  Group size is limited; reservations are required.

WHAT: Wildcat Cabin Hike

WHEN: Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: Spooner Lake is approximately one mile north on Highway 28 past the Hwy 50 (Spooner Summit) intersection.

WHO: Hosted by Nevada State Parks and open to the public.

COST:  The park entrance fee is waived for participants on the hike.

CONTACT: Alisa Johansson at 775-831-0494 ext. 221 to make reservations.

MORE: Please prepare for unpredictable weather in early spring and above 7,000 feet. A light jacket, sturdy hiking boots, sun protection, water, and bug spray is advised.  Pack a lunch or snacks.

The Nevada Division of State Parks plans, develops and maintains a system of parks and recreation areas for the use and enjoyment of more than 3.3 million visitors a year. The division was established in 1963 by the Nevada Legislature to form a new state park agency within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The division manages and maintains 24 parks, historic sites and recreation areas in Nevada