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Paddle Safety

We all travel to Lake Tahoe to take advantage to the endless recreational activities amidst the breathtaking landscape and the crystal clear waters. Whether your an avid paddler or a first timer, it is important to prepare carefully for your trip and be play it safe. Below are some safety tips for paddling on Lake Tahoe. 1. Go Early Avoid the afternoon wind conditions. It is very common that the winds will pickup on Lake Tahoe between 11am and 1pm and last through sunset. 2. Be Aware of Wind Direction You may want to consider your launch site in reference to wind and weather conditions. When on land its best recommended to be on the west shore for sunrise and the east shore for sunset, when planning recreational activities this is most commonly opposite. Yes, that does mean kayaking for…