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Tahoe State Recreation Area

Contact Information

(530) 583-3074

Max. Trailer Lengths

Trailer: 15 Feet
Camper/Motorhome: 21 Feet

Park Hours

Park is closed for the season.

Driving Directions to Tahoe SRA

The area is located 0.25 miles east of Tahoe City on Highway 28.
Lakeside and Hillside campgrounds are the loops in this park. Hillside is across Highway 28 from Lakeside loop - and Lake Tahoe.

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Camping and Lodging

Online reservations are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Reservations can be made 7 months in advance on the first day of the month beginning at 8:00 a.m. PST via the website, by mail, or by calling the toll free telephone number at 1-800-444-7275. Due to seasonal volume, access to the ReserveAmerica website and the telephone line may at times be limited.

Online Reservations

Brochures and Campground Maps

Upcoming Park Events

No events scheduled at this moment.

Due to the new Placer County bikepath that runs through the park, Tahoe SRA no longer has an overflow parking area for vehicles that do not fit in your campsite.  Parking arrangements will have to be made for overflow vehicles within legal areas in Tahoe City or the surrounding area.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  Thank you, in advance, for your cooperation.

Food Storage Locker Information
Metal bear-resistant food lockers are provided in each campsite. All food, beverages, and tolietries are required by law to be stored in provided food lockers. The inside dimensions of the food lockedrs 36" deep, 43" wide, and 22" high. Violators will be cited.

The SRA is in Tahoe City, near shopping malls and restaurants. Views of Ponderosa and Jefferey pine groves from park.

Lakeside campgrounds are in this park.

Ed Z'berg - Sugar Pine Point State Park is 11 miles south on State Highway 89, is suggested if more secluded campsites are desired.

0.25 miles east of Tahoe City on Highway 28.

Available Activities and Facilities at Tahoe State Recreation Area

Family Campsites
RV Access
Bike Trails
Picnic Areas
Beach Area
Restrooms / Showers
Drinking Water Available