Sunset in Tahoe City

Facilities & Activities – Tahoe State Recreation Area

Tahoe SRA Campground offers Junior Ranger programs for campers and visitors in the summer, and has a small visitor center. Wood for campsites is available for sale at the park as well.

Nearby Attractions

North Lake Tahoe is a recreational paradise.  Biking, swimming, river rafting, golfing, paddle boarding, sailing, hiking and sand castle building are just a few examples of activities waiting for you within a short-distance from Lake Tahoe State Recreation Area campground.

things to do near Lake Tahoe State Recreation Area:

Tahoe City Public Utility District and Recreation Department:

North Lake Tahoe Resort Association:

North Tahoe Historical Society offers a list of museums and events:


Tahoe Rim Trail
The Tahoe Rim Trail is one of the world’s premier trails. It passes through two states (California and Nevada), six counties, one state park, three National Forests, and three Wilderness areas. This spectacular trail is 165 miles of single-track multi-use trail, winding peak to peak around Lake Tahoe. To find out more information including maps, visit:


There are incredible bike trails from Tahoe State Recreation Area to Tahoe City and beyond.  Bikes can be rented in Tahoe City.  During the summer and fall months, the paved trails are open for a variety of recreational uses. Bicyclists, joggers, strollers, anglers, and even horses may be found along the way.

Many mountain biking trails exist near to Lake Tahoe State Recreation Area as well including the trails at the Tahoe XC area.