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Taylor Creek Visitor Center

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We visit this park every time we are in the South Tahoe region. There is a sweet and easy loop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Santa Rosa, California
Great mountain views and beatiful meadows walking tour

We have visited many times and always find something new I like the fall when salmon fish swim... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul A
Vallejo, California
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Hwy. 89, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit this park every time we are in the South Tahoe region. There is a sweet and easy loop trail in the park that is just long enough to be interesting, but short enough to be practical in any weather. There is also a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited many times and always find something new I like the fall when salmon fish swim upstream while its fun being outdoors and learning getting to see many of the wonders of nature this area is full of wildlife and you sometimes just...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered this park while riding around South Tahoe scenic roads. The day that we visited, it seemed the dog to human ratio was 2:1. Meeting mostly unleased dogs while dodging dog feces left little time to enjoy the surroundings. I praise the Park for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice and easy walk and a beautiful part of South Lake Tahoe. We've been coming here since our son was a baby. He's now 8 and he asks to come every time we visit (multiple times a year).

Thank dilykas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Rainbow Trail at the Visitor Center is very serene and has some great views, particularly at sunset. Dog friendly

Thank Christina441
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at Taylor Creek Visitor Center and the park rangers were very helpful in providing information on local things to do around Lake Tahoe.

Thank JoeD-HudsonValley
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

A typical US Forest Service visitor center. Easy to find right off the highway, plenty of parking, restrooms, free maps of the general area plus some for the local trails. Connects to the Tallac historic site. The 2 trail loops from the center are fairly...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

We went there to show my granddaughters the underground viewing of the stream, natured at its finest, unfortunately it was closed dues to repairs! Very disappointing but we did enjoy the walk through the meadow, there were quite a few wild flowers in bloom, various...More

1  Thank MommaHen04
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a great nature walk for young families - it is short, flat and you can even push a stroller on the paved paths. There are some scenic views for photos and there is quite a bit of informational signage. We have been on...More

1  Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Lots of parking. We were diappointed that the underwater website didn't say exhibit closed due to btoken glass. Who knows when it will be fixed. Did short walk and enjoyed, so did walk to beach and along beach for a mile or more. Loved that...More

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robert c
June 27, 2017|
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Response from Mytinimartini | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. There was one section that was closed off due to flooding but well marked with signs
June 4, 2017|
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Response from kimfE3697VE | Reviewed this property |
The trails are open for walking 24 hours a day. The Rainbow Trail is the exception at the moment. It is normally a loop trail, however currently about 25 yards of this trail is closed due to high water, While the majority... More
Charlesvincent A
March 21, 2017|
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Response from Terry D | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how much snow is left. The paved trails are not plowed. The visitors center will probably not be open until Memorial Day.