Carnelian Bay Lake Getaways

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Located on the northwestern edge of Lake Tahoe, Carnelian Bay is a small community with a population of under 1,000. Bordered by Cedar Flat to the south and Tahoe Vista to the north, a visit to Carnelian Bay means an opportunity to enjoy the many diverse towns which surround the lake. You'll be only a short drive away from tons of State Parks, world-class golf courses, and incredible skiing opportunities.

To enjoy all that Lake Tahoe has to offer, visit Carnelian Bay on the Lake in Placer County, California. The Bay is just minutes away from downhill skiing at world-class resorts, High Sierra mountain biking, rock climbing, hot air ballooning, parasailing, canoeing and kayaking opportunities. Have a walk through the Tahoe National Forest, with famous redwoods towering overhead. Or just relax on the shores of Carnelian Bay, soaking up the calming Lake Tahoe air.



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