Lake Tahoe State Park/Spooner Lake
Lake Tahoe, Nevada
Local Phone: (775) 831-0494
The easy and well-maintained Spooner Lake Trail offers pleasant views of the lake and its waterfowl, evergreens, wildflowers, and in the fall, blazing red aspen groves. Routes to Marlette lake and the Flume Trail can also be accessed. From South Lake Tahoe, it's about a 25-30 minute drive to Spooner Lake.
Distance: 2.1 miles roundtrip
Getting there: From Carson City, head south on U.S. 395 to U.S. 50 West. Head north on State Route 28 to the Spooner Lake parking area.
Junction of State Route 28 and U.S. 50
This is a popular bike ride, so for your dogs safety it is best to keep them on a leash. Please remember to clean up after your dogs.