Nevada Beach Campground and Day Use Pavilion

Area Status: Open
Nevada Beach and Campground Sign

Nevada Beach campground and beach is located on the East Shore of beautiful Lake Tahoe. Nestled among native pine trees, it's a quiet location that offers a wide range of recreational activities. Nevada Beach is a National Forest campground and day-use area operated by private concessionaire, Tahoe Recreation a division of Vista Recreation. Restrooms and picnic tables are available. No pets or campfires (wood or charcoal) permitted on the beach.

Please note: Wood and charcoal fires are not permitted on the beach. Portable stoves with an on/off switch are allowed on the beach with a valid CA Campfire Permit.

The campground offers dozens of campsites, available for tent and RV camping. Some sites are in wooded areas and others are not, many of the sites have a view of the lake. Areas on the loop furthest from the lake provide the most privacy between campsites and all parking spurs are paved. Each site is equipped with tables, campfire rings and grills. Accessible flush toilets and drinking water are provided.

Located on the beach with beautiful views of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding mountains, the Nevada Beach Pavilion is a timber framed covered roof with open air sides. It is available for reservations for groups up to 150 people and features 10 picnic tables and large BBQ stations.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No pets or campfires (wood or charcoal) permitted on the beach.
Fees: Parking Fee Required
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Each campsite has a limit of six people and two vehicles. Park vehicles only in the designated camping spots. Leashed pets are are allowed in the campground area, but are not permitted in picnic areas or on the beach. Maximum vehicle length is 45 feet and maximum length of stay is 14 days.
Closest Towns: Stateline, Nevada.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush Toilets
Passes: Season passes are available for purchase at the kiosk.
Operated By: Nevada Beach is a National Forest campground and beach operated by concessionaire, Tahoe Recreation.
Information Center: Summers are typically warm and dry, though nighttime temperatures can be cold and afternoon thundershowers often build over the mountains. Snow is possible during any month of the year. Be prepared for changeable weather and bring clothing that will keep you warm and dry.

General Information


Nevada Beach Campground is located on the East Shore of Lake Tahoe, three miles north of Stateline, Nevada, off Elks Point Road. Take U.S. Highway 50 to Elks Point Road. Nevada Beach is on the lake side of the highway, 1/2 mile west of the intersection and the shopping center at Round Hill.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.98194, -119.94861
38°58'55"N, 119°56'55"W


 Accessible flush toilets and drinking water are provided.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Sand Play

Campground Camping

Sand Play, Day Hiking, Viewing Scenery, Picnicking, Group Picnicking, Boating-Non-Motorized, Swimming, Windsurfing
No. of Sites reservable
Fire Information yes
No. of Accessible sites 54
Sleeping Shelter no
Difficulty Level: Easy

RV Camping

No. of Sites 54
Reservation Info reservable;
Pavement Type for Parking paved
Size Restrictions 45 feet
Fire Information campfires are allowed
Difficulty Level: Easy

Day Hiking

Viewing Scenery


Group Picnicking

Boating - Non-Motorized



Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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