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

Adrift Tahoe carries the leading brands of standup paddleboards for sale or rent, including its... read more

Around Tahoe Tours

889 Tahoe Boulevard, 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 when he moved to the area in 1977. 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

Around Tahoe Tours is your best bet for getting a true feel and knowledge of... read more

Fifth Element Healing Center

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

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

Fifth Element Healing Center is a place of wellness through the means of Reiki and... read more

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

You love Lake Tahoe, and you feel as if you’ve seen all the sights it... read more

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

With its easy location in the center of town, Kings Beach State Recreation Area makes enjoying... read more

Old Brockway Golf Course

North Shore Summer Activity
7900 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-9909

Historic Old Brockway Golf Course is one of the longest-running golf courses in Lake Tahoe. Beginning its journey as north Lake Tahoe's premier golfing option in 1924, its reputation as a fun, entertaining and challenging 9-hole golf course continues. Designed by John Duncan Dunn, the regulation course is a 36 par with 3314 yards of game. It is a bent grass course with a 69.8... read more

Historic Old Brockway Golf Course is one of the longest-running golf courses in Lake Tahoe.... read more

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

Tahoe Sailing Charters is an excellent way to see the beauty of Lake Tahoe powered... read more

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

George Whittell Jr., heir to one of San Francisco’s largest fortunes, pulled his $50 million... read more

Waterman's Landing

Patton Landing Beach
North Shore Summer Activity
5166 North Lake Boulevard, Carnelian Bay, CA
(530) 546-3590

Waterman's Landing is a place of gathering, fun and gratitude for the fun that the shores of Lake Tahoe provide. A collective of local businesses as well as a small cafe, this year-round hotspot is nestled on Patton Landing Beach. With easy access to Lake Tahoe, Waterman's Landing provides kayak and paddleboard tours and lessons as well rentals of paddleboards, kayaks, canoes and other water... read more

Waterman's Landing is a place of gathering, fun and gratitude for the fun that the... read more