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Yay for Dogs

Thank goodness Lake Tahoe offers a beach for DOGS! It’s gorgeous, sandy, and small. Was more... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Auburn, California
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Beautiful beach

Beautiful and clean beach. Kid and dog friendly. Easy walk from the visitor center. Shady spots... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Leah C
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Hwy 89, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Thank goodness Lake Tahoe offers a beach for DOGS! It’s gorgeous, sandy, and small. Was more crowded than expected. All dogs were fabulous - only one owner was less than fabulous. The owners all clean up after the dogs so it was clean. Parking lot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AllyG99
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Beautiful and clean beach. Kid and dog friendly. Easy walk from the visitor center. Shady spots available.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leah C
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This is a nice sandy beach that is pet friendly. Although dogs are supposed to be on a leash, many are not so you need to watch your dogs. To get there, you need to follow these directions. Turn right off of Highway 89 past...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank tomcarla
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Nice walk and then we watched a a newly married couple had the photos by the lake, the bride was frozen!!!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Merran
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

With no snow we decided to go for a short walk. Main car park was closed for winter but managed to park by gate entrance off road. Walked in, past amphitheatre and down to waters’ edge and then along to main beach. Lovely day, great...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FunkyWildcat
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This beach is easy to access by walking from the parking lot on a flat trail. The sand is natural, and behind the beach is a lagoon or marsh which had many ducks in it when we were there. Lots of people bring their dogs...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank JeffP2
Reviewed October 7, 2017

My wife, grown daughter and I visited Lake Tahoe in mid-September. After hiking all morning we (well my wife and I) wanted to do something a little easier in the afternoon. We stopped at the National Park Service visitor center (a fun destination in and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank danieloW7812SH
Reviewed October 2, 2017

My experience with beaches had been North Carolina where the view around the ocean was condos and hotels. The view here of the mountains and sparkling lake is absolutely breathtaking! Daughter chose this beach because it was dog friendly. We hiked the day before, and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Dog heaven. We're not dog owners but still enjoyed the beach. Lots of nooks and crannies away from the main beach for quiet enjoyment. A very photogenic spot at sunset.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Kay L
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Okay all you people without dogs, this is a DOG BEACH. There are only two dog beaches on all of giant Lake Tahoe, and the locals don't use leashes, so if you don't want to be around free-wheeling canines, go to a different beach! Kiva...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank zenasbee
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