May 21, 2015
Filed Under Water Activities
The Lake Tahoe Water Trail is a 72-mile water route along the shoreline segmented into seven Day Trips, which includes public launch and landing sites, and information to help paddlers have a safe and fun adventure.
As the only paddling source for Lake Tahoe, visitors can find public launch/landing sites, planned paddle routes, shoreline businesses, cultural and natural attractions, navigation tools, and water safety and AIS prevention tips on the website, www.laketahoewatertrail.org, and the printed waterproof and tear restistant Water Trail Map & Guide, and Day Trip Maps. The seven Day Trip Maps include paddle itineraries that fit ability and curiosity levels, with details about parking, on-site facilities and amenities, as well as public beach access to nearby hiking trails, restaurants, paddle shops, historic sites, lodging and campgrounds. The seven Day Trip maps are free to download from the website.
Every mountain mariner, non-motorized and motorized, should own a Lake Tahoe Water Trail Map & Guide. Waterproof and tear resistant, this large (24” x 37”) 4-color map includes underwater and land topography, latitude/longitude coordinates, GPS waypoints, and a detailed listing of shoreline services and points of interest for Lake Tahoe and Fallen Leaf Lake to help boaters navigate our water world. Available online or at Lake Tahoe locations and paddle shops.
While gazing at it from land is breathtaking, life changes once you get on Lake Tahoe. The Lake Tahoe Water Trail helps paddlers understand the interconnected relationship of man with nature, and how to safely navigate and protect Lake Tahoe’s pristine watershed.
For more info and to get a map, visit www.laketahoewatertrail.org.