The SRA is in Tahoe City, near shopping malls and restaurants. Views of Ponderosa and Jefferey pine groves from park. Lakeside and Hillside campgrounds are the loops in this park. Hillside is across Highway 28 from Lakeside loop – and Lake Tahoe. Sugar Pine Point State Park is 11 miles south on State Highway 89, is suggested if more secluded campsites are desired.