Lake Tahoe East

Toiyabe National Forest

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Tahoe Rim Trail
Carson City, NV 89705
530-543-2600
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GPS: 39.0891, -119.8974

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: dirt
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 7506 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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5 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
3bars
AT&T 3G
3bars
T-Mobile 3G
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Lovin Juice Plus
Minden, NV
34 Keystone Montana
10 reviews

Reviewed Sep 23, 2018

Overall Rating

The gate was closed and it DOES NOT seem like a place for trailers at all.

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Ignaciotex

0 Kawasaki Versys 650
2 reviews
Days stayed: 1

Ignaciotex would stay here again

“Nice forest, easy access for cars and trucks, no amenities ”

Reviewed Jul 21, 2018

Overall Rating

The gate is open now. If you come from route 50, at about 3000 feet of trail you will reach the first top, the forest clears there and there are 2 ATT bars there.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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3 reviews
“Closed”

Reviewed Jul 10, 2018

Overall Rating

Gates seemed to be closed. Doesn’t seem available to public anymore. If you’re in the area looking for a camp site during summer, be careful cause everything is booked and the national forest roads are pretty rough (unless you have a truck). You can find some NF land on Kings canyon road up ahead. Closest campsite is Nevada Beach but i... more

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7 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
“For starters, this is NOT for RV's or trailers”

Reviewed Sep 23, 2017

Overall Rating

We made it to the first 2 "sites" before the first road split with a 27ft class A. After the road splits there is no way you are getting any rv up there. If you are looking for an rv spot, look elsewhere. This is definately for Car/trucks. I wouldnt say its specifically for 4x4 because we were able to make it pretty far with a toyot... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
AT&T 3G
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
3bars
T-Mobile 3G

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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SubaruVagabond

Subaru Outback
47 reviews
Days stayed: 5

SubaruVagabond would stay here again

“Great boondocking near Lake Tahoe”

Reviewed Aug 14, 2015

Overall Rating

I was really excited when I scoped this area out and found it would work for my needs. I've had a wonderful week staying here, and I would definitely come back again! The road is not actively maintained for low clearance vehicles, but I did see a couple of them make it in up to a point. Heavy rains in the future could make that more... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation:
  • recreation trail
Pets:
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