Don't be fooled – HIGHLANDER is no walk in the park!
Temperatures from 32°F / 0°C to 59°F / 15°C
To fully enjoy HIGHLANDER, we strongly advise you to prepare physically beforehand. We recommend you backpack around 125 miles during the months leading to the event. During your physical preparations, don't forget to test the gear also.
Temperatures in North Lake Tahoe at the beginning of October are on average around 59° F (15° C) during the day but nights and early mornings are significantly colder. The temperature at night can drop down to 32° F (0° C). Weather is typically a cloudy sky with high chances of rain so bring well-made and durable all-weather hiking clothes suitable for layering.