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#60 of 90 state parks in California

Best trails in Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park

217 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park, California? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park ranging from 2.1 to 9.1 miles and from 6,282 to 6,646 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Sugar Pine Point SP is the largest state park at Lake Tahoe. This is the only state park in the area where you can camp during the winter. The Day Use Annual Pass is accepted at this park. Dogs must be on a leash. They are permitted in the developed areas and on paved roads and trails, but not on natural-surfaced park trails.

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Map of trails in Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
Park information
Acreage:
2000 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Contact
530-525-7982
Helpful links
Top trails (7)
#1 - The Dolder Nature Trail
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 55 m
A relaxing hike near the lake shore with a visit to the highest operating navigational lighthouse and a sandy beach The Dolder Nature Trail will take you through the Edwin L. Z'Berg Natural Preserve Show more
#2 - Sugar Pine Point State Park Nature Trails
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 3 h 59 m
Sugar Pine Point State Park Nature Trails is a 9.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Tahoma, California that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail oShow more
#3 - General Creek Trail to Lily Pond
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 26 m
Hike along the historical 1960 Olympics Cross Country Skiing Trail and explore Lily Pond General Creek Trail is a wide, level trail that starts off just behind the General Creek Campground at Sugar PShow more
#4 - Lily Lake, Miller Creek and Bear Lake Trail
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 5 h 36 m
Lily Lake, Miller Creek and Bear Lake Trail is a 10.7 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Homewood, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is priShow more
#5 - General Creek
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
General Creek is a 3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Tahoma, California. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and naturShow more
#6 - Tahoma to Lake Genevieve
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 17.4 mi • Est. 8 h 26 m
Tahoma to Lake Genevieve is a 17.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Tahoma, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity opShow more
#7 - Tahoma to Lost Lake
Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Length: 12.2 mi • Est. 6 h 3 m
Tahoma to Lost Lake is a 12.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Tahoma, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of Show more