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Unfortunately, we are not renting or touring out of Sand Harbor in 2022. We apologize for any confusion and appreciate your patience! We are offering several different tours and rentals at Commons Beach in Tahoe City.  Please check out Kayak & SUP Rentals, Sales, Lessons & Tours – Tahoe City Kayak & Paddleboard for rentals and tours in Tahoe City. Thanks for your support!

Tours & Lessons at Sand Harbor Tours

Guided Tours & Lessons Sand Harbor Rentals for kayaks & paddleboards.

Sand Harbor Kayak Tour

This fun and informative tour starts at 9:AM (10AM in the off-season) and finishes between 1PM to 2PM. You’ll paddle south out of Sand Harbor State Park, toward the historic Thunderbird Lodge and Chimney Beach, while learning about paddling, paddle technique and the East Shore’s of Lake Tahoe’s fascinating history.

This tour requires reservations at least a day or two in advance, as well as a fitness level that will enable you to paddle for 3 to 4 hours. Lunch is included on this tour.
$100 per person (2 person minimum)

PARKING WARNING: Arrive early!!  Sand Harbor State Park is very popular and has limited parking. The Park only allows walk-ins from the East Shore Trail or a Taxi Service drop off. The parking lot often reaches max capacity within 1/2 an hour after 7:am, when the park opens its gates.


“Get Up Stand Up” Intro to Paddleboarding Clinic

The water is usually smooth and glassy early in the morning, and that’s the best time to SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard). During this one hour session, you will receive some basic paddling instruction while enjoying the lake at its calmest and best. This lesson goes from 8:AM to 9:AM
$50 per person (2 person minimum)


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