Located just a short drive southeast of Truckee and about one mile west of the Nevada State Line, Kings Beach State Recreation Area is a gorgeous park that allows the public to enjoy Lake Tahoe’s spectacular environment while engaging in lively outdoor activities. The recreation area encompasses approximately one thousand feet of lakefront along the North Shore of Lake Tahoe, with pristine white sand and a gently sloping lake bed that makes Kings Beach one of the warmest places to swim on the lake. Continue reading on below to find out more about Lake Tahoe’s Kings Beach!
How to Have a Great Time at Kings Beach Lake Tahoe
While the boat ramp has been closed to the public due to insufficient water levels in the lake, there are plenty of other exhilarating water sports that you can do at Kings Beach Lake Tahoe! Kayaking, paddleboarding, jet skiing, fishing, and more are all allowed at Kings Beach, with a number of equipment rental providers and charters nearby. Just make sure that if you plan on fishing, you pick up your California or Nevada sport fishing license beforehand and read up a little on the regulations at Lake Tahoe!
Kings Beach State Recreation Area also has volleyball courts, a basketball court, charcoal barbeques, picnic tables (on a first-come, first-served basis), plentiful shade provided by Jeffrey pines, and a playground with a stunning view of Lake Tahoe. The recreation area is also situated within a convenient distance of public bathrooms and public transit nearby. Access to Kings Beach itself is free, though fees are charged for parking. Additionally, pets are allowed, but only on dog-friendly beaches. Kings Beach is open all year long, from dawn until dusk, with overnight parking being strictly forbidden.
Near Kings Beach State Recreation Area are a myriad of delectable local restaurants, unique boutiques for souvenir shopping, the North Tahoe Event Center, and Kings Beach Plaza, where the patio-style courtyard can be reserved for private events such as weddings.
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