Dog Friendly Activities in South Lake Tahoe, CA

There are 17 dog friendly activities in South Lake Tahoe. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in South Lake Tahoe.

Pet Friendly Kiva Beach
Kiva Beach Leashed dogs are welcome at the wonderful dog-friendly Kiva Beach in South Lake Tahoe. East of Tallac Point, dogs are permitted on a leash (an El Dorado Country ordinance). Dogs are not permitted on the federally protected wetlands west of Tallac Point (where the Lake of the Sky trail concludes).This is for the protection of wildlife in this fragile ecosystem. See Details
Pet Friendly Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Van Sickle Bi-State Park Van Sickle Bi-State Park in South Lake Tahoe, CA, is dog friendly! There are lots of easy-to-moderate trails for dogs and their owners to enjoy. Pets are welcome but must be kept on a leash under six feet. The hours to access the park by car vary depending on what time of year you visit. See Details
Tahoe Sport Fishing Treat yourself to an unforgettable, dog-friendly experience on beautiful Lake Tahoe! Tahoe Sport Fishing's captains are experienced in trolling, drifting and jigging and they’re here year round to guide you to the lake’s hot spots. They supply everything you need to fish and offer two departure times per day for both public and private charters. Leashed dogs are welcome with advanced notice. See Details
Tallac Shoreline Leashed dogs are welcome at the pet-friendly Tallac Shoreline in South Lake Tahoe, C. Located on National Forest land, the area begins at the Camp Richardson fence and extends along the shoreline adjacent to the Tallac Historic Site. You and your pooch can hang out in the picnic area and on the beach. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Bijou Community Park The dog-friendly Bijou Community Park in South Lake Tahoe has tons of facilities, but also includes a free, fenced-in dog park where your pet can play off leash. The park features picnic and BBQ areas, two covered gazebos, sport facilities, an open meadow, skateboard park, disc golf and more. See Details
Clearly Tahoe Clearly Tahoe is a dog-friendly tour company in South Lake Tahoe that allows people and pets to float around in completely transparent kayaks. Paddle around on Lake Tahoe with your pup and experience the crystal clear waters, snow capped mountains and amazing picturesque landscape! Reservations Required. Pets are allowed on select tours only. Tours depart from different locations so be sure to check with the shop as to where to catch your tour from! See Details
Bijou Dog Park Located within Bijou Community Park in South Lake Tahoe, the Bijou Dog Park features off-leash areas for both small and large dogs. It is approximately 38,000 square feet of fun for dogs and their owners alike. A great place for socializing (both people and dogs); the dog park has grass areas, plenty of shade, benches for relaxing, pet sanitary stations, and water. See Details
South Tahoe Standup Paddle South Tahoe Standup Paddle is a pet-friendly activity in South Lake Tahoe, CA, near El Dorado Beach. They offer guided tours where you'll get a run down of the historical and natural points of interest in the area. They also rent out SUPs for private use and offer lessons for beginners, too. To make sure your pooch is safe on the board, bring your own doggy life jacket with you. See Details
D. L. Bliss State Park Some portions of D. L. Bliss State Park in South Lake Tahoe, CA, are dog friendly. Fido is welcome in developed areas only, which include campsites, paved roads and paths, dirt fire roads, developed picnic areas, and day-use areas. Dogs aren't permitted on beaches or dirt trails. Located around South Lake Tahoe, revellers come from all around to enjoy the crystal waters in the summer months and the snow peaked mountains during winter. Remember, you must keep Fido on a leash under six feet for the duration of your stay at the park. See Details
Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit Leashed dogs are welcome at Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Many pups enjoy playing in the snow, and dogs in good shape will have great fun accompanying you on short cross-country or snowshoeing trips. Dogs should be on a 6' leash and have proper identification tags. See Details
Silkscreen Print a Souvenir T-Shirt 'Silkscreen Print a Souvenir T-Shirt' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jon. Your pooch is welcome to join you at this workshop where you will learn how to silkscreen print your own SOTAHOE t-shirt. Your host will review the process of silkscreen printing and the equipment you will be using, as well as provide some tips for printing. You will get to choose from 5 different designs, your shirt color and print color. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 7 and up. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details
South Lake Tahoe's the Sparkling Lake Tahoe Experience Scavenger Hunt Tour South Lake Tahoe's The Sparkling Lake Tahoe Experience Scavenger Hunt Tour is pet friendly. Walk from landmark to landmark to discover art, culture and history. Search plaques, statues and art to solve riddles that can only be found on location. If you can't find the answer, they'll guide you to the next location. Leashed pups are welcome to take part in this app-led hunt that can be completed at any time. See Details
Inspiration Point Inspiration Point is pet-friendly. If you're visiting Lake Tahoe, enjoy a short walk along a paved pathway with your pooch to a stunning overlook of Emerald Bay and Fannette Island. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are well-behaved around people and cleaned up after to preserve the cleanliness of the lake. See Details
South Lake Brewing Company South Lake Brewing Company is a pet-friendly brewery in South Lake Tahoe, CA that welcomes leashed dogs at inside tables and at outdoor tables on their patio. They offer an extensive selection of craft beers and encourage you to bring your own food. A food truck schedule is also available, so make sure to check their website for more information. See Details
Regan Beach A dog-friendly portion of the shoreline is available at Regan Beach in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Dogs are permitted off leash only in the dog water park section of the beach near the entrance to the park. Regan Beach is open to the public April 1st through April 30 from 7am to 4pm, and May 1st until the end of September from 6:30am to 9:30pm (weather permitting). The beach is closed from October through March. See Details
Venetian Gondola Ride 'Venetian Gondola Ride' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Drew. This is Lake Tahoe's only Venetian Gondola cruise. Leashed dogs are welcome with prior approval. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Dogs and humans should realize they are on a real wooden Venetian Gondola. It is a very slow, relaxing cruise. Rates start at $90 per person. See Details
Truckee River Rafting Truckee River Rafting in Tahoe City, CA, offers dog-friendly, self-guided rafting trips along a peaceful 5-mile stretch of the Truckee River for you and your pup. The scenic rafting trips are appropriate for nearly all ages and athletic abilities. The rafting trip takes 2-4 hours to complete. You are welcome to bring a small cooler with snacks and beverages to enjoy on your trip. Leashed dogs up to 50 lbs are permitted. See Details
Day Go Adventures Day Go Adventures is a pet-friendly rental company in Stateline, NV. Bring Fido for an adventure on the water by renting a clear kayak, SUP or a range of other rentals. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on an outdoor experience; they even offer life vests for your furry friend. Call to find out what size rental will best suit the dog you are bringing. See Details
Spooner Lake and Backcountry Incline Village, NV, is home to the dog-friendly State Park, Spooner Lake and Backcountry. The area comprises a lake surrounded by aspens and more than 12,000 acres of forested, open space. With 50 miles of hiking trails to explore, you and Fido will never be stuck for things to do in the area. Dogs are welcome to join you as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
South Lake Tahoe, CA, US