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Spooner Lake, Glenbrook

#45 of 63 in Things to do in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Scenic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Spooner Lake is a man-made reservoir located just north of the intersection of Highway 50 and Highway 28 near Spooner Summit, a pass in the Carson Range of the Sierra Nevada leading to Carson City, Nevada from Lake Tahoe. It is located in Lake Tahoe – Nevada State Park.

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  • Spooner lake is a wonderful destination for an easy hike in Lake Tahoe. Pretty much a level 2.1 mile walk, it takes in all the fall colors, the bird life on the lake as well as in the bushes and...  more »
  • Spooner Lake is a lovely 2.1 mile hike with quiet views of mud ducks on the lake. Parts of the trail lead you to aspens and pines and first trees. There are picnic tables and plenty of parking. Bring....  more »
  • Love to hike around the lake. Second year of spotting a pair of bald eagles. Great photos and video clips.
  • Nice and relaxing with a trail that goes all the way around the lake it also has an abundance of different species of trout i recommend using spinners

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