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Parks and nature in Tahoe City

Top parks

Beach
“Stop by commons beach to let the kids play at the playground, picnic, or go on a walk or bike ride on the paved path around the lake. (In summer it can be crowded! We recommend the private beach then. :)) ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Shoe Store
“For the adventurous folks, Alpenglow has amazing rock climbing lessons up the street at Rainbow bridge. We had a blast with our instructor Scott. He was so helpful and we were floored with how much we learned and faces we climbed in one day. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Park
“Fun place for ice skating and coming in to Zenon for a glass of wine or a cocktail.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“Great hiking trail down to meadows. Great for snowshoeing, x-country skiing, mountain bike riding, hiking. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Great lakefront rocky beach with piers, buoys for rental, playground, kayak and paddle board rentals, bocce ball, basketball, volleyball, horseshoes...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Campground
“There is public beach access just to the south of the campground with picnic tables and public restrooms. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Beaches

Beach
“Stop by commons beach to let the kids play at the playground, picnic, or go on a walk or bike ride on the paved path around the lake. (In summer it can be crowded! We recommend the private beach then. :)) ”
  • 21 locals recommend

Trails

Bike Trail
“The bike trail begins at Squaw Valley and goes all the way to Tahoe City. It parallels River Road (Rt. 89) and the other side is the Truckee River. The path is flat and can be accessed by anyone who enjoys bike riding. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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