Hiking Contact Information and Resource Centers - Hiking in Lake Tahoe

The following lists of contacts are useful for anyone planning to do some hiking or camping in Lake Tahoe. Before you get on the road, make sure you jot down a few of these numbers for reference while you are experiencing Lake Tahoe's unrivaled wilderness and beauty.

Wilderness Permit and Backcountry Information:

Desolation Wilderness
870 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-2674
(530) 573-2600

Eldorado National Forest
Information Center
3070 Camino Heights Drive
Camino, CA 95709
(530) 644-6048
Fax# (530) 644-3034

Forest Hill Ranger Station
22830 Forest Hill Road
Forest Hill, CA 95631
(530) 367-2224

Lake Tahoe Basin Mgt. Unit
35 College Drive
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
(530) 543-2600

Stanislaus National Forest
19777 Greenley Road
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-3671

Tahoe National Forest
10342 Hwy. 89 North
Truckee, CA 96161
(530) 587-3558

Tahoe National Forest
24 hour recording
(530) 587-2158

Toiyabe National Forest
Carson Ranger District
1536 South Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 882-2766

Other Useful Contacts for Backcountry Services and Information:

Alpenglow Sports
(Trail Running, Rock Climbing, Backpacking)
415 North Lake Blvd.
Tahoe City, CA 96145

Alpine Skills International
(Rock & Ice Climbing Instruction)
P.O. Box 8
Norden, CA 95724
(530) 426-9108

Eagle Mountain Resort
44405 Lake Valley Road
Emigrant Gap, CA 95715
P.O. Box 1566
Nevada City, CA 95959
(530) 389-2254

Granlibakken Ropes Course
625 Granlibakken Road
Tahoe City, CA 96145
For Information Call: (775) 829-7673 (ROPE)

Huck's Adventures
Tahoe City/Donner
For Information Call: (916) 204-HUCK (4825)

Northstar's Adventure Park @ Northstar
Hwy 267 & Northstar Drive
Truckee, CA
For Information Call: (530) 562-2285

The Sierra Mountaineer
(Backcountry Specialists)
Bridge & Jibboom Streets
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-2025

Squaw Valley USA
P.O. Box 2007
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
(530) 581-6985 or (530) 659-7749
Fax# (530) 581-7161

Tahoe Trips & Trails
(Guided Hikes)
P.O. Box 6952
Tahoe City, CA 96145
(530) 583-4506

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South Shore (CA)

Taylor Creek Visitor Center Has Walking Trails For Exploring

Address: Visitor Center Road South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
South Shore (CA)

Eagle Falls Tahoe Offers Gorgeous Backcountry Views 

Address: Hwy 89  South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

Lake Tahoe Rim Trail is a 165 Mile Backcountry Adventure!

Address: 128 Market St  Stateline , NV 89449

For information on California State Parks or Nevada State Parks:

California State Parks
Sierra Area Headquarters
P.O. Box 8867, 7360 W. Lake Blvd.
Tahoma, CA 96142
(530) 525-7232

Nevada State Parks
Sand Harbor
P.O. Drawer D
Incline, NV 894532
(775) 831-0494

Crystal Bay/Incline Village C.C.
969 Tahoe Blvd.
Incline Village, NV 89451
(775) 831-4440 or (800) 468-2463
E-mail: tahoecofc@aol.com

North Lake Tahoe Resort Association
P.O. Box 884
Tahoe City, CA 96145
(530) 581-6900 or (800) 824-6348
E-mail: info@tahoefun.org

Reno Visitor Center
4590 South Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 827-7300 or (800) 367-7366

South Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce 3066 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
(530) 541-5255
E-mail: sltcc@sierra.net

Tahoe - Douglas Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 7139
Stateline, NV 89449
(775) 588-4591 or Lodging: (800) 288-2463
E-mail: tdcc@sierra.net

Visitors Authority - South Shore
1156 Ski Run Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
(530) 544-5050 or (800) 288-2463
E-mail: sltcc@sierra.net

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Squaw Valley

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Fireside Pizza Co in Squaw Valley has Delicious and Innovative Pizzas, Pastas and Salads

Address: 1985 Squaw Valley Road #25  Olympic Valley, CA 96146
North & West Shore (CA)

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Lakefront Outdoor Patio with Beautiful Views of Lake Tahoe at Jason's Beachside Grille Kings Beach

Address: 8338 North Lake Blvd. Kings Beach, CA 96143
North & West Shore (CA)

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Spindleshanks Tahoe Restaurant Serves American Cuisine.

Address: 6873 N Lake Blvd Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
North & West Shore (CA)

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Log Cabin Caffe and Ice Cream Kings Beach is a Fantastic Breakfast Restaurant.

Address: 8692 N Lake Blvd Kings Beach, CA 96143
Truckee / Donner

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Pianeta Ristorante Truckee Is An Intimate Fine Dining Establishment.

Address: 10096 Donner Pass Rd Truckee, CA 96161
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Taco Station Truckee Is A Casual Mexican Eatery.

Address: 11782 Donner Pass Rd Truckee, CA 96161
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

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Bite Restaurant and Bar Incline Village Serves Tapas and Alcohol.

Address: 907 Tahoe Blvd Incline Village, NV 89451
South Shore (CA)

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The Original Red Hut Cafe South Lake Tahoe Stays True to Tradition

Address: 2723 Lake Tahoe Blvd South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
South Shore (CA)

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Try Great Greek Food at Artemis Mediterranean Grill South Lake Tahoe

Address: 2229 Lake Tahoe Blvd Ste A South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
South Shore (NV)

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Edgewood Restaurant Tahoe Serves Fine American Cuisine.

Address: 100 Lake Pkwy Stateline, NV 89449
South Shore (CA)

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Driftwood Cafe South Lake Tahoe Is A Great Spot For Breakfast or Lunch

Address: 1001 Heavenly Village Way, Ste. 1A South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Sprouts Natural Foods Cafe South Lake Tahoe Fresh and Tasty

Address: 3123 Harrison Ave South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150