Lake Tahoe – Best SUP Spots

BEST PLACES TO PADDLE BOARD | LAKE TAHOE, TAHOE CITY, CA

Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, straddling the border of California and Nevada.

Board Style Recommendation: A touring standup paddle board will provide a very enjoyable experience by cutting through the flat water on Lake Tahoe, especially in the morning.  A fishing standup paddle board will be right at home on Lake Tahoe.

Elevation: 6,225′

Average Summer Temperature: 76 °F

Accessibility Rating: 9/10

Boats/Speed Limit: Heavy boating use. There is a 600-foot no-wake zone from the shore around the entire lake and includes a posted speed limit of 5 MPH, enforced by patrol boats.

Wildlife:  Black Bear, Northern Goshawk, Trout & Salmon.

Things to know:  Lake Tahoe gets windy and choppy in the afternoon. It’s a good idea to be off the water early before the wind and waves kick up.

LAKE TAHOE, TAHOE CITY, CALIFORNIA

2500 Lake Forest Rd, Tahoe City, CA 96145

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