Donner Lake, California


Donner Lake is a popular destination about 11 miles northwest of a much larger Lake Tahoe. The state park on the east end of the lake provides campsites. This park also has various hiking trails. This lake is open to both power boats and sail boats.

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Things to do & local info

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Hiking Trails:
Pacific Crest Trail
Painted Rock Trail
Tevis Cup Trail

Water Sports:
Porter's Sport, 11391 Deerfield Drive, Truckee, CA 96161
Lake Tahoe Water Ski School, 1900 Jameson Beach Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96156
Action Watersports, 3411 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Attractions:
Rodeo Grounds
Tallac Historical Site
Five lakes trailhead

Bicycle Rentals:
Anderson's Bicycle Rental, California 96150

Picnic Sites:
Doorknob Snowmobile park

State Parks
Donner Memorial State Park, California
Tahoe State Park, California
Kings Beach State Park, California
Burton Creek State Park, California
D L Bliss State Park, California

Nature Reserves
Burton Creek Natural Preserve

View Points
McGlashan Point

Amusement and Water Parks
Tahoe Amusement Park, South Lake Tahoe, California 96150
Fishing Guides and Charters
Sierra Anglers Guide Service, Truckee 96160
George's Hunting and Fishing Trips, S Lake Tahoe 96151

Fishing Regulations and license information
California Department of Fish and Game
CA Sport Fishing License

Closest Cities
South Lake Tahoe, California
Susanville, California

Closest Airports
Redding Municipal, California
Chico Municipal, California

Regional Airports
Truckee - Tahoe Airport, California
Lake Tahoe Airport, California
Tulelake Muni Airport, California

Information Centers
Meiss Trailhead
Meyer Visitors Center
Tahoe City Visitor Infomation Center

One of my favorite spots in Nor Cal.
Indeed it does look so beautiful. I can't believe I am in California and still haven't been here. Sunny
Very picturesque lake! Arnold

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Map of Donner Lake, California


Restaurants in the vicinity
Smokey's Kitchen
Moody's Bistro
Sugar Bowl
Squeeze In
Lodge Restaurant & Pub
Hotels in the vicinity
Alta Hotel
Best Western Truckee Tahoe Inn
Boutique Resorts International
Cottage Hotel
Donner Lake Village Resort Hotel & Marina

 

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