Tahoe State Recreation Area

Tahoe State Recreation Area has 27 family campsites that can accommodate tents and motor-homes up to 24' in length. The campground is located along the shore of Lake Tahoe, and within the town of Tahoe City for convenience. Campers can walk right from their campsites throughout the entire quaint town of Tahoe City, where they can access shops, restaurants, a library, a post office, a laundry mat and a marina. The proximity to conveniences makes this small campground very popular! The campground has a pier and water access for swimming, fishing, and kayaking.

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Latitude: 39.169029 Longitude: -120.145798 Elevation: 6259 ft
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Number of Camp Sites


Campground Style


Maximum Campsite Spur Length


Nightly Fee

$35 ($2 senior discount)

Maximum Length of Stay Allowed

15 nights

Direct Link to Reservation Site


Driving Directions

The campground is on Highway 28 in Tahoe City, 1/2 east of the junction of Hwy. 89.

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets are allowed on leash and must be in a vehicle or tent at night.

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