Thunderbird Lodge Paddle Tours


Docent-guided tours arriving by self-propelled watercraft to Thunderbird Lake Tahoe operate Tuesdays from June through September.

From Nevada Lake Tahoe State Park
Sand Harbor State Beach

Paddle tours run on Tuesdays but other days are available by special arrangement. Paddle tours depart Nevada's Sand Harbor State Beach.

After you are outfitted and receive a comprehensive lesson, you will enjoy an easy 1.5 mile paddle along pristine shoreline to Thunderbird Cove. A picnic deli-spread luncheon on a nearby beach is included.

Approximate distance and time is 3 miles, typically 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ticket prices are $135 per person with a 2 person minimum.
Rates include kayak and equipment rental. Reduced rates are available if you bring your own kayak and equipment.

For paddle tour reservations, call Tahoe Adventure Company at 866-830-6125 or (530) 913-9212.

For more information or to book online, visit


Reservations are required for all tours. Self-guided tours are
not available.

Smoking is not permitted in the buildings, on the grounds, or aboard shuttle busses and watercraft. Children must be at least
ten years old for the kayak tour.

Comfortable, dry walking shoes are required and a warm jacket is recommended.