Kings Beach Summer Activities

Kings Beach buzzes with hustle and bustle in the summertime. With its plentiful and picturesque beaches, Kings Beach summer activities provide opportunities to enjoy a little sun, sand and water. The beaches range from easy to access to a bit more isolated, so depending on what you’re looking for, finding a great spot is easy. Some of the beaches offer grills, picnic tables and patios making them perfect spots for a lakeside cookout – a classic Kings Beach thing to do. There are even boat launches at certain locations that allow you to escape to the center of the lake – an ideal spot for fishing. Kings Beach summer activities also bring you live musicians jamming on the beaches during the evenings. Several beach locations are pet friendly, so you and your furry friend can enjoy the surf and sand together. Thanks to the quick access to water, summertime Kings Beach things to do feature lots of watersports, including kayaking, SUPing and Jet skiing.

Kings Beach summer activities extend beyond the surf and sand. Explore the area by bike or by foot with trails that can take you around the mountains and even lead you to neighboring towns!

Kings Beach Summer Activities Are Active

Including North Shore

When you’re not on the beach or hiking about, you can enjoy a game of tennis or round of golf at recreation centers and scenic golf courses. And the kids can get crafty with different art workshops and classes held in the area. Pilates and yoga sessions also let you start the day off right by finding your center and practicing balancing skills. After an active day, wind down with a spa visit or acupuncture therapy that gets you feeling rejuvenated right away. There’s a whole world of summer activities, so check out the listings below to learn more.

Summer Activities by Category

Adrift Tahoe

Kings Beach Summer Activity
8338 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-4112
(888) 676-7702

Adrift Tahoe carries the leading brands of standup paddleboards for sale or rent, including its own line of handcrafted surf and SUP boards. The beach is just outside Adrift's back door, so you can walk your rental or potential purchase right out to the sand and launch into the lake for a test drive or a day’s journey. Adrift also rents canoes and kayaks and... read more

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Around Tahoe Tours

889 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV
(775) 345-5966

Around Tahoe Tours is your best bet for getting a true feel and knowledge of the local area. Created by Darin Talbot, the tour agency is a culmination of his knowledge that began in 1977 when he moved to the area. With his fun attitude and amusing ways of sharing the tales of Tahoe, the musician and storyteller is able to create an entertaining and... read more

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Fifth Element Healing Center

Kings Beach Summer Activity
8611 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 448-4220 x530

Fifth Element Healing Center is a place of wellness through the means of Reiki and energy healing. Their motto is to offer a place where relaxation, healing and rejuvenation of your mind, body, emotional and spiritual needs are met in a personalized session. With years of experience and wisdom offered by their practitioners, you are certain to leave their sanctuary feeling restored and grounded. They... read more

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Hang Gliding Tahoe

2640 E. College Parkway, Carson City, NV
(775) 772-8232

You love Lake Tahoe, and you feel as if you’ve seen all the sights it has to offer. But as the old saying goes, you ain’t seen nothing yet ... not until you’ve seen it from the air, piloting your own aircraft over the Carson Range and into the Tahoe Basin. With Hang Gliding Tahoe, you fly a powered hang glider with an instructor along... read more

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High Notes Summerlong Music Series

Kings Beach Summer Activity
CA Highway 28 and Bear Street, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 583-3074
400 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-6900
5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA
(530) 562-2267
1960 Squaw Valley Road, Squaw Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206

There may not be anything more incredible than enjoying the uplifting quality of Tahoe air, the stunning backdrop of the basin and listening to a great live-music act. High Notes Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with their four fabulous ways to enjoy music. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous experiences of... read more

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Kings Beach State Recreation Area

Bear Street and CA Highway 28, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 583-3074

With its easy location in the center of town, Kings Beach State Recreation Area makes enjoying the sandy shoreline of Lake Tahoe simple. The park itself is free and offers day use of a few miles of sandy beach, public bathrooms, a children's play area and barbecue grills. There are boat, Jet Ski and paddleboard rentals available as well. Parking costs $10 for both cars and... read more

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North Tahoe Watersports

Kings Beach Summer Activity
700 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-7245
8400 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-9253

North Tahoe Watersports brings you the fun of Lake Tahoe in a safe and exciting way. Specializing in parasailing, the excursion company also rents water-based toys like kayaks, Sea-Doos, personal motorized watercraft, paddleboards, pedal boats and aqua cycle trikes. North Tahoe Watersports also offers private lake tours, bringing you to all of the magical parts of Lake Tahoe.

Stellar Tahoe

(530) 553-1303

Imagine experiencing the stunning views of Lake Tahoe from your own luxury yacht. This is a reality waiting to happen when you enjoy the expertise and boatmanship of Stellar Tahoe. Lake Tahoe's premier captained boating experience, Stellar Tahoe is built on the foundation of creating a memorable experience that is filled with opulence, comfort and the utmost fun. Utilizing the impressive Formula 330 ss, the... read more

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Tahoe Dirt Bikes

12675 Lee Road, Truckee, CA
(530) 386-2952

For those who enjoy the thrill of speed and the beauty of the outdoors, Tahoe Dirt Bike is your best bet for renting machines that will provide just what you are looking for. This full-service guide and rental facility offers all levels of dirt bikes, street bikes, quads, Timbersleds, Polaris RZRs and E-bikes. Tahoe Dirt Bike is ready to educate the beginner or to facilitate... read more

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Tahoe Paddle & Oar

Kings Beach Summer Activity
8299 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 581-3029

Tahoe Paddle & Oar is a full outfitter for anything that has to do with paddle sports. A shop ready to outfit the beginner or restock the expert, Tahoe Paddle & Oar is ready for all needs related to kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding (and anything else you can think of that involves water, fun and a paddle). Their supreme location on the edge of Lake Tahoe... read more

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Tahoe Sailing Charters

700 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 553-8500

Tahoe Sailing Charters is an excellent way to see the beauty of Lake Tahoe powered by Mother Nature. Non-motorized yacht sailing cruises give a serene yet exciting approach to exploring Lake Tahoe. Tahoe Sailing Charters brings the water tours to the next level by providing cocktails and non-alcohol drinks on the cruise. For those looking for a more private experience, Tahoe Sailing Charters offers a... read more

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Thunderbird Lake Tahoe

5000 NV Highway 28, Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-8750

George Whittell Jr., heir to one of San Francisco’s largest fortunes, pulled his $50 million (roughly $50 billion in current dollars) out of the stock market just weeks before the crash of 1929. He needed to do something with all that money and started buying up land on Lake Tahoe’s eastern shore, eventually owning almost the entire Nevada shoreline. In 1936 construction began on his... read more

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