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Scenic Shoreline Tour

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Guided Scenic Shoreline Tour in Clear Kayaks

The Scenic Shoreline Tour takes you north along the picturesque Lake Tahoe shoreline to explore beautiful coves, cliffs, and sights along the shore as well as up to 75 feet below the surface. You have the opportunity to paddle past the famous Cave Rock tunnel and some of Lake Tahoe’s elaborate luxury estates. Cave Rock State Park offers a beautiful sandy cove where you can see gold flakes sparkling off the sandy lake floor!

Scenic Shoreline Tour for Kids

This tour includes fun facts, history, and I Spy cards for both adults and children to enjoy. The Scenic Shoreline Tour for Kids is highly recommended for families with young children between the ages of 5 and 7. The child-version of this tour detours to explore more sights that the little ones are sure to enjoy.

Inclusions and Amenities

This tour includes equipment, set-up, life jackets, paddles, and basic on-beach instruction prior to the start of our tour. Amenities include small coolers with complimentary waters and granola bars as well as dry bags for the items you don’t want to get wet. Your tour includes:

  • Clear kayak and paddle
  • USCG approved life preserver
  • I Spy wildlife ID cards
  • Chevron down Limitations
  • Company age and weight restrictions apply. No children under 5 years of age are permitted on this tour. Total combined weight for boats must not exceed 375 pounds.

  • Chevron down What to Wear & What to Bring
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled tour.

    What to Wear
    We recommend light layers as well as shoes that can be removed easily. Hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen are highly recommended. Swimsuits are optional but not required. Please note: Footwear is prohibited in the clear kayaks with the exception of rubber and neoprene water shoes.

    What to Bring

    • Towel (optional)
    • Reusable water bottles are encouraged!
    • Light jacket for 8 a.m. start time
    • Camera!

    Please note: While our guests do tend to stay fairly dry during this experience, all participants and belongings are subject to getting wet. Clearly Tahoe is not responsible for any lost or damaged items. Electronics and valuables should be left in a safe place.

  • Chevron down Location
  • All activities require advance reservation. Location is subject to change. By default this tour is scheduled to launch from:

    Cave Rock State Park and Boat Launch

    The Scenic Shoreline Tour is scheduled to launch from Cave Rock Park in Glenbrook, NV. Tour location may be changed in the event of wind, severe weather, or other seasonal factors. Any changes are communicated via email with a possible phone confirmation within 24 hours of scheduled tour.

    You have access to onsite parking, a sandy beach for swimming, a picnic area, and restroom facilities. You can also take advantage of a short scenic hike nearby.

    Address
    Cave Rock State Park, Route 50, Glenbrook, NV 89413

    Directions

    From South Lake Tahoe:

    1. Take Route 50 E out of South Lake Tahoe (past the casinos). Stay on road 10-15 minutes.
    2. When you see the tunnel approach, slow down and make a left into the Cave Rock State Park and boat launch area (right before the tunnel).

    From North Lake Tahoe:

    1. Follow the east shore south toward South Lake Tahoe.
    2. When you see the tunnel approach, slow down and make a left into the Cave Rock State Park and boat launch area (right before the tunnel).

    Please Note: On weekends or for activities starting after 10 a.m., street parking is recommended. (There is still a park entry fee for walk-in or drop off-guests.)

    Once you enter the park, you can meet your guide on the little sandy beach off to the left. It is opposite the boat launch.

    Park Fees:

    Guests are responsible for transportation to and from the designated tour site, any park entry fees, and/or fees associated with parking.

    Cave Rock State Park fee: $10/12 per car (NV residents/non-resident). Walk-in fee: $2 per person.