Welcome to one of the most intimate and untamed trans-Sierra routes- the Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway. Jutting up from the heart of the Sierra Nevada with Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park as its neighbors, the byway is a 61-mile stretch of Highways 4 and 89, in between the towns of Arnold in Calaveras County and Markleeville in Alpine County, California.
Glacially carved valleys, granite outcroppings, basalt columns, ancient volcanic peaks, deep river READ MORE
See what people are talking about on our Facebook page and check out all the events coming up this summer along the Byway. Don’t forget to share your pictures with us whenever you make that first trip over the pass … Read More
Join us on the slopes for some Pure Mountain Fun on April 11th, 2015. This is sure to be an awesome day on the mountain that you will not want to miss! Pond Skimming in your best retro get-up, old … Read More
The big 29th ANNUAL EGG hunt starts at 10 AM Alpine County Courthouse in Markleeville. Snow, Rain or Sunshine the hunt must go on, do not miss it! 50 Dozen Eggs have been donated for this event by the South … Read More
Check out our FB page for the latest on plowing the pass and snow conditions as well as upcoming events along the Byway. Thank you to Robbie Edmonson for the great photos and to Robbie and Cal Trans for all … Read More
Photos courtesy of Warren Alford, Jason Buck, John Feagans, Ann Gerckens, Dayv Glussing, Dave Hargus, Jan Hovey, Dick James, Brian Kermeen, Walter Roth, Mark Silverstone/West World Images.
Scenic4.org is the Official Website for Northern California's Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway. Visit Byways.org, the Federal Highway Administration's National Byways website for more on this byway, other Scenic Byways, and byway information.