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Hiking & Walking: California > Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit

Quick Facts

Meeks Bay Campground

Length of Stay: 14 Nights
Maximum RV Size: 40 Feet (12.5 Meters)
Number of Sites: 40 Campsites
Reservation Phone Number: 877-444-6777
Reservation Status: Accepted
Reservation System: National Reservation System

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General Description

This is part of the Lake Tahoe Complex. Campground is adjacent to the highway and on Lake Tahoe beach. There is a busy day-use area next to the campground. Firewood is sold on site. Staff reside on site. Swimming, water skiing, fishing, hiking and bike trails are nearby. There are natural history programs at USFS Lake Tahoe Visitor Center. No all-terrain or off-highway vehicles in the campground. Bear rules enforced. Complete rules are available at the office or on bulletin boards in the campground. The web address for the California Land Management is www.clm-services.com.

Reservations must be made 3 days in advance. This campground requires you to reserve 2 nights on weekends, and 3 nights on holiday weekend for single sites. Fee includes primary vehicle and any legally towed vehicle. Other vehicles will be charged an extra vehicle fee at the campground. Maximum 2 pets per site, no pets on beaches. Pet rules strictly enforced. No refunds for bad weather. No hunting or chain saws. CAUTION: bears frequent the area. All food must be kept in approved containers.

Directions: Ten miles south of Tahoe City on California Highway 89.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: 5-9/2003 through 10-12/2003 .

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boating Meeks Bay Marina
ICON Boat Launching Meeks Bay Marina
ICON RV Camping 40' Max
ICON Camping Meeks Bay Campground
ICON Fishing Lake Tahoe Basin
ICON Hiking & Walking Desolation Wilderness
ICON Mountain Biking Lake Tahoe Basin
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Excellent Beach
ICON Viewing Scenery Lake Tahoe Basin
ICON Viewing Wildlife Lake Tahoe Basin
ICON Waterskiing & Other Water Sports Lake Tahoe Basin

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Visitor Information:

Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, 870 Emerald Bay Road, Suite 1 , South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150, Phone: 530-573-2674


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