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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North & West Shore (CA)

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Naan and Kabab Restaurant in Reno Serves Magical Mediterranean Meals

Address: 2740 South Virginia Street Reno, NV 89502
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Steamers Beach Side Bar and Oven Tahoe Offers Phenomenal Views of the Lake

Address: 8290 North Lake Boulevard Kings Beach, CA 96143
South Shore (NV)

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Pub Grub at Fox and Hound Bar and Grill Tahoe

Address: 237 Tramway Dr Stateline, NV 89449
North & West Shore (CA)

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Yama Sushi and Robata Grill Tahoe Is A Japanese Restaurant In Reno

Address: 2303 South Virginia Street Reno, NV 89502
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The Pfeifer House Tahoe Serves Authentic German Food In Lake Tahoe

Address: 760 River Road Tahoe City, CA 96145
North & West Shore (CA)

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River Ranch Restaurant and Lodge Boasts Beautiful River Views and Fine American Dinning. 

Address: Highway 89 and Alpine Meadows Road Tahoe City, CA 96145
Truckee / Donner

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El Toro Bravo Truckee Restaurant Serves Top-Notch Margaritas And Big Burritos.

Address: 10186 Donner Pass Road Truckee, CA 96161
North & West Shore (CA)

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Sunnyside Restaurant and Lodge Offers the Best Waterfront Views in Lake Tahoe.

Address: 1850 West Lake Blvd.  Tahoe City, CA 96145
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

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Azzara's in Incline Village Provides Authentic Italian Cuisine

Address: 930 Tahoe Blvd Incline Village, NV 89451
South Shore (CA)

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Riva Grill On the Lake -- The Place To Go For Strong Drinks & Great Views!

Address: 900 Ski Run Blvd Suite #3   South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Blue Dog Gourmet Pizza -- The Best Doggone Pizza In Tahoe!

Address: 4000 Lake Tahoe Blvd. A-1  South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

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Lake View Dining Room serves good American food.

Address: 2 Stateline Road Crystal Bay, NV 89402