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#2 of 37 state parks in Nevada

Best trails in Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park, Nevada? AllTrails has 24 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running 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. Ready for some activity? There are 15 moderate trails in Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park ranging from 0.6 to 23.7 miles and from 4,862 to 8,999 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park is located, like the name suggests, on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe. It has a landscape that encompasses part of the lake and the beautiful forrest of aspens that surrounds it. It is a wonderful place to hike, horseback ride and mountain bike. Hikers also have the possibility to camp or stay in one of the park cabins. If you are lucky, you may spot a black bear! $10 entrance fee / vehicle

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Map of trails in Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
Park information
Acreage:
14301 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
775-831-0494
Top trails (24)
#1 - Marlette Lake from Chimney Beach
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 36 m
As of May 2020, the parking lot is currently closed. There are parking spots along the road for visitors to use.Show more
#2 - Marlette Lake Trail from Spooner Lake
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 5 h 18 m
Marlette Lake Trail from Spooner Lake is a 10.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Glenbrook, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offerShow more
#3 - Marlette Lake and Chimney Beach Loop Trail
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 4 h 54 m
This trail offers awesome views of Lake Tahoe and Marlette Lake. The trail is a moderately steep uphill climb from the lake level up to Marlette Lake, with views of Lake Tahoe and Marlette Lake visibShow more
#4 - Sand Harbor Nature Trail
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 10 m
Sand Harbor Nature Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Incline Village-Crystal Bay, Nevada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more
#5 - Incline Village Flume
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 22.7 mi • Est. 10 h 1 m
There are several creek crossings that are moderately challenging boulder hops when the snow melt is high. You can continue on as far along the flume trail as you wish. Dramatic views of Lake Tahoe, tShow more
#6 - Kings Canyon Waterfall
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 20 m
Kings Canyon Waterfall is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Carson City, Nevada that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#7 - Genoa Canyon Waterfalls
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m
Genoa Canyon Waterfalls is a 6.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Zephyr Cove, Nevada that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking,Show more
#8 - Sierra Canyon and Genoa Falls Loop
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 39 m
Sierra Canyon and Genoa Falls Loop is a 8.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Genoa, Nevada that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking,Show more
#9 - Waterfall Trail and North Kings Loop
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Short hike to falls then loop up and around. Fun!Show more
#10 - Daggett Loop
Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
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Length: 7.5 mi • Est. 4 h 1 m
Daggett Loop is a 7.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stateline, Nevada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, runnShow more
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