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“Local's Secret Spot”
Review of Pope Beach

Pope Beach
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Owner description: Wide sandy beach, popular with families.
Reviewed May 26, 2013

I shouldn't tell you, but this is a nice beach. Very large, never crowded. They recently redid all the bathrooms.

5  Thank Tahoeyoyo
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Reviewed May 7, 2013

This is the best beach we have in Tahoe if you don't have your pets with you. They charge 7 dollars to park but you can come and go all day as long as they aren't too full. They have picnic tables that are huge! Bathrooms with indoor plumbling. No outhouses. The sand is better than the other beaches and the water is not that far of a walk from parking or the picnic tables. There is adequate sun and shade areas. They also have a vendor that sells food and beverages. If you don't want to drive you can bike or hike in. The kids love this beach. We watch the fireworks from it every year.

3  Thank Misty R
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Reviewed May 4, 2013

The beach is right off of the highway and has a lot of space. It was closed when we went, but we parked on the highway and walked in. The sand is fairly smooth and the beach look great for swimming in the summer. We brought our dog and a lot of other people had theirs too.

Thank natly90
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

I love all the beaches down that way but pope has the cleanest water, partially because there aren't a lot of people. So if you go DONT litter!!!

Thank Lazoozoo
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Reviewed December 30, 2012

We went to Pope Beach in July 2012. This was our family's first visit to Pope Beach and we really enjoyed it. There was plenty of parking and the beach is a short walk from the parking lot (2 important criteria for us.) There were also many bathrooms along the beach so you were never too far from one (another important factor for our family.) Aside from that, this beach had the same beautiful views of the lake that you would expect from anywhere around the lake. The water is calm and pretty shallow, so children can play safely in the water. There is plenty of sand to make sand castles, etc. This is a great family beach!

3  Thank KMTW
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