The State-line trail starts in Crystal Bay Nevada and is located only about seven minutes from Sierra Nevada College. The hike to the lookout is relatively easy and will take you across the Nevada and California State Border. This hike is often overlooked by many travelers but the view from this lookout is unbeatable. This trail is made moderately trafficked loop that is about 1.5 miles long. It is made easily accessible to all who visit and offers many scenic views of the lake. The trail is ranked as moderate and is mostly used for hiking. Depending on the ability of the person hiking the trail it could take up to 30minutes to reach the top. In edition there is a pavement walk-way from beginning to end.