Hope Valley

“Hope Valley is a very dark mountainous forest in the Sierra Nevada and, at 8,250 feet above sea level, provides a wonderful view of the night sky. Just pick any open meadow in Hope Valley….you will be amazed. But, bring a warm jacket…even in the summer time it gets a little chilly.” There is a…read more »

“Hope Valley is a very dark mountainous forest in the Sierra Nevada and, at 8,250 feet above sea level, provides a wonderful view of the night sky. Just pick any open meadow in Hope Valley….you will be amazed. But, bring a warm jacket…even in the summer time it gets a little chilly.” There is a National Forest Service Hope Valley Campground, located in its namesake valley, at an elevation of 7,300 feet, just 40 minutes south of Lake Tahoe.

Deborah Byrd

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