Campground by the Lake

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1150 Rufus Allen Blvd. South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 530-542-6096 Official Website

GPS: 38.943, -119.9728

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  • Reviews (11)
  • Amenities

Overview of Campground by the Lake

Weekly Rate Yes

Number of Sites 175

Pad Type dirt

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally April-Sept.

Elevation 6,233 ft / 1,899 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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DONALD DAVIS asked on 7/5/2021

Will I be able to get potable water at Campground by the Lake. I'm coming from a boondocking site in Truckee. Thanks...

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DONALD DAVIS asked on 6/18/2021

I will be there on July 6, 2021 - is there a dump station at Campground by the Lake? Thanks, Don

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Reviews of Campground by the Lake 11 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 7 Users
Last reported 8/9/2021
Confirmed by 4 Users
Last reported 9/13/2020
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 8/30/2020

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  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • dry camping
  • Partial Hookups
  • wifi: free
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
  • cabins
  • dog run
  • dump station
  • general store
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
  • dog run
  • pet restrictions: $2/dog, max 3 dogs/site
  • pets


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Great place in the woods and close to town!

- JulMur

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Right by the beach

- Skiwi

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Decent monthly price with nice restrooms

- Mapflashes

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Busy but beautiful

- Teresa Elmore

Fallen Leaf Campground

Overpriced and crowded

- Derek

Zephyr Cove Resort

Nice November stay!

- campncaboodle

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