Lake Tahoe Dog Friendly Parks

Lake Tahoe offers a range of dog-friendly parks where furry friends can roam and play amidst the natural beauty of the region. From expansive off-leash areas to scenic trails with pet-friendly policies, these parks provide the perfect opportunity for dogs and their owners to enjoy outdoor adventures and create cherished memories together.

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Patton Beach (Carnelian Bay)

Located in Carnelian Bay, Patton Beach is one of the few dog-friendly beaches in north Lake Tahoe. In the summer, there is a cafe, kayak, and paddleboard rentals as well.

Location: Carnelian Bay


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Coon Street Dog Beach

Located where Coon Street meets Lake Tahoe, this beach offers an area for "fido" to enjoy the lake.


Location: Kings Beach


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North Tahoe Regional Park

Dog Friendly. Found within the Regional Park are five night-lighted tennis courts, several athletic fields, basketball, handball, and sand volleyball courts, and a disc golf course (download a copy of the disc golf course map). Residents have also created their own website to keep disc golfers up to date on other disc golf activities in the area:


Location: Tahoe Vista


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Dog Beach - West Shore

Dog Beach is located just south of Timberland on the west shore of Lake Tahoe. It is the first beach you reach as you are driving south from Sunnyside Restaurant.


Location: West Shore Lake Tahoe


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Tahoe Unleashed Dog Park

Tahoe Unleashed features two separate fenced enclosures for small and large dogs as well as a one-acre play area for dogs of all sizes called ‘The Outback’.


Location: Tahoe Vista


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