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Lake Tahoe - Nevada State Park

P.O. Box 8867, Incline Village, NV 89452
(775) 831-0494
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
Description: A number of areas for visitors along Lake Tahoe, with the most popular being Sand Harbor.
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222 reviews 222 reviews
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89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Fun place e to sit and enjoy the beauty of the lake as well as hike, picnic, or enjoy lake sports like paddle boarding, boating, and parasailing. This is an exquisite place to get the privilege to visit and would really enjoy a return visit.

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San Jose, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Whether it's swimming in the clean lake water, hiking to hidden lakes or waterfalls or riding bikes through the trees my trip to south Tahoe was great!! Recommend Applebee's for salads and atmosphere and Sand Harbor for swimming.

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Chandler, Arizona
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Sparkling blue water, nice overlooks w/trails. Great lake view perspectives from the north end. A perfect plce for photo ops and mountain biking.

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Lakewood
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Fantastic views of lake and the surroundings. Very easy to access the beaches, and good swimming areas.

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Atascadero, California
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111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Well, no matter what the side events like parking or porta potties or any other thing people might complain about, the views of the lake are fabulous. The water is so clear and blue, the light glimmers so sweetly on the water. The smell of the air is intoxicating. The mountains on the other side of the lake are so... More

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Placerville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I received the Marlette Lake hike recommendation on Twitter via @TravelNevada and was not disappointed. It was a 12-mile roundtrip hike with a gradual 1,000-foot incline to Marlette Lake. First word of advice, park alongside the road near the boat inspection area so you don't have to pay the $10 entry fee into the park ($10 and there wasn't even... More

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Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Lake Tahoe is so beautiful. We drove from Reno on our Harley and drove around the entire Lake and every part has something so breathtaking! We did love Incline Village area, the beach and the view was amazing. The mountains around it give it a very peaceful feel! A must do if you in the area.

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Cleveland, Ohio, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

utterly stunning landscape everyone needs to see. we drove over from reno and watched the sun come up over north lake tahoe and then just sat and looked at the beauty of the horizon where the water and the snow capped mountains met.

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Pasadena, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Lake Tahoe- anywhere on Lake Tahoe- is incredibly beautiful. It's so serene and clear and breathtaking. The park was well-kept, easy access, free parking- top notch! definitely recommend.

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Rainier, Oregon
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Many of the spectacular views and recreation areas along Lake Tahoe's north shore have been recently organized together as Lake Tahoe - Nevada State Park. This includes Sand Harbor, Spooner Lake, and multiple other trailheads, scenic outlooks and such activities as a nude beach (at the bottom of a 1/2-mile-long steep trail). Worth spending a full day exploring. Caution: Extremely... More

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