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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.
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.
Chinquapin is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Tahoe, offering you a perfect lakefront getaway to remember forever. Here, you'll find two piers, boat buoys, and pier attendant, making it easy and convenient to head out for a day of fishing, kayaking, or boating. Plus two sandy beaches and floating swim docks offer areas to relax on the beach...
Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America and Aston Lakeland Village is a premiere resort that puts you right on its shoreline. Enjoy a mile of private sandy beach with a pier and boat moorings. Summertime means fun with kayak and paddleboat rentals, plus a kid's camp with beach activities!
Extending 230 feet into the lake like a symbol of on-the-water fun, Tsasdi's dock features boat slips for every cabin and sun shades to keep you cool. From here, you can explore the lake's 365 miles of shoreline fishing, wakeboarding or water skiing. It's the ideal getaway for families, couples, and friends!
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 Tahoe presents the splendor of the nation's second-deepest lake at 1,645 feet and ranks among the world's largest lake. Cast your line, and try to catch a lake trout, bluegill or largemouth bass. Swimming and boating are also great outdoor options during the warm summer months. The lake has the unique feature of sitting 6,225 feet above sea...
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!
Lake Don Pedro boasts over 150 miles of shoreline, providing a body of water teeming with salmon, trout, bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish. These wide open waters offer up the ideal sanctuary for wakeboarders and waterskiers seeking an escape on the lake. Vacationers also free to a relax on a boat or from the comfort of a luxury houseboat rental...
Lake Berryessa features 165 miles of shoreline and endless activities to enjoy on your California lake vacation. With the beautiful Blue Ridge and Cedar Roughs as your surroundings and the Lake Berryessa Recreational Area all around, this is a truly inspiring nature setting. At Pleasure Cove Marina you're right in the middle of all of it! Unwind in...
Trinity Lake Resorts & Marinas is fully set up to make the lake your playground. The marinas are stocked with fishing boat, powerboat, and personal watercraft rentals. Go fishing, rip the surface of the water on a wake board or set of waterskis, or paddle around at your leisure; how you enjoy the lake is completely up to you!
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...
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