Facilities & Activities – Kings Beach State Recreation Area

Day Use

Kings Beach State Recreation Area is a day-use only facility, with 18 picnic tables, barbeques, restrooms, a playground, a half court for basketball, fishing and water sport activities are available.

There are restroom facilities located east of the main parking lot next to the playground and also near the Coon St. Boat ramp. The Coon St. restroom facilities are closed and winterized during the winter season.


All picnic tables and barbeque pits are first come, first serve. Charcoal barbeques are not allowed, however, charcoal may be used in the barbeques provided; coals must be removed from the park at the conclusion of your visit. Propane barbeques are allowed on the beach and picnic areas.

Special Events

If you would like to inquire about the North Tahoe Event Center, which is adjacent to the beach, please call (530) 546-7249.

Kings Beach SRA also has an outdoor plaza near Coon St. and a small stage near the playground which are available for special events. If you have an interest in having a Special Event at Kings Beach or North Tahoe Beach Pavilion, please contact park staff at (530) 583-3203.