Watson's Monument

Congratulations - You have reached  Watson’s Monument at 8,774 ft. This is the highest point on the course and you should be feeling the elevation. Don’t forget to look back over your shoulder to take in the view of the sun rising over Lake Tahoe, before you drop into the lush green Granite Chief Wilderness.

Images of Watson's Monument

 

On June 19th to 24th 2016, the American Trail Running Association partnered with the Google Maps team to capture 360 degree panoramic “street-view” imagery of the entire Western States Trail using the Street View Trekker backpack:

Watson's Monument

Watson's Monument is sponsored by
Hammer Nutrition