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Lake - Resorts and Lodges in California
You can’t talk about California bodies of water without mentioning Lake Tahoe. As the largest alpine lake in North America, this aquatic adventureland is teeming with fun. During late spring to early fall, enjoy a wealth of water activities like parasailing, waterskiing, kayaking, jet skiing, boating, and more. Try Shasta Lake, Big Bear Lake, and Mammoth Lakes for even more water-fueled fun. Fish for bass, salmon, trout, and more on these beautiful bodies of water. Properties like The Ridge Tahoe, Trinity Lake, and Reverse Creek Lodge put you right on the lakeshore.
Experience a California lake vacation unlike any other! A stay at Reverse Creek Lodge provides you with access to four alpine lakes: June, Gull, Silver, and Grant Lakes. Spend your vacation exploring these beautiful waters in a variety of ways. World-class trout fishing is a popular pastime, or you can just lounge on the shores and soak up the sun!...
Summer brings amazing biking and kayaking to this area, and Historic Camp Richardson is located right on the shores of South Lake Tahoe to help you enjoy both. There's a water ski school onsite if you'd like a few pointers, as well as charter fishing trips and watercraft for rent.
Looking to spend some time on the water during your next vacation? The vast crystal blue waters of Lake Tahoe, with the rugged Sierras serving the backdrop should foot the bill. Try your hand at waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, kayaking, sailing, or simply relax on a boat or canoe -- make the lake your outdoor playground!
Mammoth Lakes is located just minutes from Twin Lakes, Lake Mary and Lake George. The close proximity makes it ideal for trout fishing trips, or simply days of relaxing on the beaches. No matter what you choose to do, you are never far from fun on the lake when you plan your getaway with Seasons 4 Condominium Rentals.
Lake Julia is just a short walk away and is teeming with aquatic adventures! Toss in a fishing line and reel in a bounty of rainbow trout, dive in for a swim, or explore the scenic shores on a boat ride. There's no end to the water-fueled fun at Rankin Ranch!
The beautiful Lake Tahoe area is the perfect place for that quintessential lakeside vacation you've been dreaming to take. When you plan your getaway with Pullen Realty Group, you don't have to spend any extra time stressing over the details. Their wide range of accommodations lets you easily find and choose the place just right for you. Spacious...
Experience a truly unforgettable lakefront vacation at the Meeks Bay Resort & Marina. Located right on the shores of Lake Tahoe, this California destination is everything you need in a relaxing lakeside retreat, plus so much more. A full-service marina provides you with boats, canoes, paddle-boats and kayaks that make it easy to get out onto...
Lake Almanor is just a few minutes drive from St. Bernard Lodge. The largest man-made lake in Plumas County, the warm water is great for trying your hand at some water sports like swimming, boating, water skiing, jet skiing or tubing. After a great day full of aquatic activities, you can relax on the sandy beaches and take in some sun!
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