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What a cool place the rocks are so awesome. The sunset was amazing and the moon looked like you could touch it. We went with my 6 yr old she had a great time.

Reviewed 12 September 2016
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

What a cool place the rocks are so awesome. The sunset was amazing and the moon looked like you could touch it. We went with my 6 yr old she had a great time.

1 Thank kim a
San Diego, California, United States
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

A somewhat long and sometimes street walk from the highway. Very private beach that is very clean. Be observant as there are some times nudes and you might be offended

Thank Elmer W
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Take highway 28 from highway 50 North approx 2 miles. Look for iron pope gate in west side of highway. Park in one of the turnouts along the highway. A great walk through a mixed conifer forest with filtered views of Lake Tahoe along the way. When you reach a fork in the road go left for Prey Meadows and... More 

1 Thank Penelope C
Greenville, South Carolina
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

An easy hike down a dirt road brings you to Skunk Harbor, a beautiful cove on Lake Tahoe. This is a scenic trail with views of the lake all the way down. The beach includes a gentle sandy section and areas with boulders for scampering or resting atop. There are views of blue and green water all the way across... More 

Thank MsLiberry
Cincinnati, Ohio
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33 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Its best to visit in the morning before the noisy boaters and the rest of the hikers start to trickle in. Vivid green and blue harbor that's hidden away enough for quiet reflection but not too far to hike, a rarity for any natural beauty. The hike is from the main road and will only take 30 minutes as its... More 

2 Thank Jason P
Incline Village, Nevada
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230 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Most visit the area via boat but is accessible by trail. Old historic buildings were summer picnic area of Bliss family place across on the west side of lake. Nice sandy beaches, not sure if it has restrooms, very busy on summer weekends, if you don't like crowds visit on weekdays, water depths are gradual to some distance out from... More 

Thank SamB29
Moorpark, CA
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53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

In 15 years of boating this is the best cove and beach I've ever found. The sand is grainy but clean. The views are unequaled. I can't say enough about the serenity and beauty of this spot. We were there on a quiet day, I'm sure on a weekend it can get packed but it's a hike from the road... More 

4 Thank IrishLori
Carson City, Nevada
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014

A bit of a hike out but worth it! Scenic Lake Tahoe, lovely beach, easy access to the water.......great for kids and adults.....popular but not overcrowded especially during the week.

4 Thank eleanor b

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