Lake Valley State Recreation Area
2500 Emerald Bay Rd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96154
State Park: Birding, Golf, Hike, Picnic, Snow Sports, Walk, Water Sports
Ringed by mountains, Lake Valley State Recreation Area features a championship 18-hole golf course. Since the elevation is over 6,000 feet, shots carry farther in the thin mountain air. In the winter, the recreation area has snowmobiling and cross country skiing.