Kings Beach State Recreation Area, Kings Beach

(4.1/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
KBSRA's 979 feet of lakefront is the largest public access sandy beach on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe. The wide stretch of white sand that makes up Kings Beach is a favorite of visitors and residents alike. Its south facing aspect and a lake floor that gradually deepens, makes this one of the warmest swimming areas on the Lake. The beach is adjacent to the Kings Beach Plaza (see description below).

A beautiful playground area overlooks the water and gives the kids a place to play after they have tired of playing in the Lake. One picnic area near the playground is available for rental by groups, but generally BBQ and picnic areas are available on a first come, first served basis.
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  • Kings Beach is a great place to take pictures from. My visit was in the winter which is different than in the summer. Obviously you couldn't take in the sun and camp the same way you would in the Summ...  more »
  • They recommended we walk by the nevada Beach and see countless snowmen to the people weapon, a beauty
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  • This beach is very small and may not be the best beach at Lake Tahoe. But...for our family it was great! Our kids were free to play in the sand and water for hours because the water was so shallow & t...  more »