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Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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There's such an incredible array of things to do at Bear Lake including hiking, fishing, whitewater paddling, swimming, and playing golf, so you won’t run out of things to do. Some people pick this campground for the purpose of being next to Sugar Pine Point State Park.
Bear Lake is a very popular campground among people from Homewood. Bear Lake is situated in the Northern Sierra Nevada. At Bear Lake exciting stuff to do is plentiful, and scores of people like to come here to escape.
How long has it been since you went for a camping trip? Bear Lake in California is a really nice spot to spend some time.
All the happy people and the nicely maintained facilities have folks
 
    coming here. It's totally impossible to get bored in California if you have a thing about the outdoors. All the delightful local attractions in the neighborhood and all the outdoors recreation will make you glad you came.
Homewood
 is a magnificent ski mountain, everybody loves it. 65% of the ski slopes are easy and well suited for children and learners. The rest of the 1,260 acres of skiing area, 35%, consists of demanding ski slopes. 29 feet of good snow fall yearly on the 56 ski slopes of Homewood. This close by ski mountain has an altitude difference of 1,650 feet and has 8 ski lifts. Alpine Meadows nearby is a good ski hill; it gets covered by 41 feet of good snow every winter; it has 100 slopes, 14 great ski lifts, and a perfect 1,802-foot vertical drop. Alpine Meadows is loved by skiers; it has 65% intermediate or beginner slopes and 35% demanding slopes. A total of 2,400 acres of skiable land in all. In case  
you love backcountry backpacking, you will love a close by great outdoors trail with a good 1,596-foot difference in altitude, 11.  

River Ranch Lodge And Restaurant, Tahoe City

8 miles away
  
Village At Squaw Valley, Olympic Valley

8 miles away
  
PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley

8 miles away
  
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley

8 miles away


Other campgrounds near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1120.6 - Richardson Lake, Homewood, 2 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1125.2, Homewood, 2 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1127.7, Homewood, 2 miles away
      
   Picayune, Homewood, 4 miles away
      
   Pleasant Boat-In Campground, El Dorado County, 5 miles away
      
   Kaspian, Homewood, 6 miles away
      
   Sandy Beach, Tahoe City, 6 miles away
      
   Loon Lake - Eldorado National Forest, Placerville, 6 miles away
      
   Red Fir Group, Homewood, 7 miles away
      
   William Kent, Olympic Valley, 7 miles away
      

Marinas near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Homewood Marina, Homewood, 5 miles away

   Meeks Bay Marina, Tahoma, 7 miles away

   Tahoe City Marina, Tahoe City, 9 miles away

   Fallen Leaf Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 14 miles away

   Camp Richardson Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 14 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Silver Creek - South Fork, El Dorado County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 2 miles long (Atherton Flat to Ice House Reservoir)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.6 miles long (Strawberry to Kyburz)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 16 miles away
      Class III-V - 9.6 miles long (Kyburz to Riverton)

   Rubicon River, Placer / El Dorado County, 18 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)

   Truckee River, Placer / Nevada County, 20 miles away
      Class II-III - 27 miles long (Stampede Meadows Road to Floriston)


Public Lands near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 6 miles away

   D. L. Bliss State Park, California, 9 miles away

   Burton Creek State Park, California, 10 miles away

   Emerald Bay State Park, California, 10 miles away

   Donner Memorial State Park, California, 15 miles away


Trails near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   General Creek Trail, El Dorado County, 4 miles away
       11.2 hiking miles, 1596 feet elevation difference

   Highland Trail, El Dorado County, 6 miles away
      8 hiking miles, 2237 feet elevation difference

   Big Spring Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
       2.2 hiking miles, 289 feet elevation difference

   Five Lakes Creek Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
      4.4 hiking miles, 1394 feet elevation difference

   Red Peak Trail, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
      6.5 hiking miles, 1766 feet elevation difference

   McKinstry Trail, Placer County, 7 miles away
      8 hiking miles, 2734 feet elevation difference

   Loon Lake Trail, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
      2.7 hiking miles, 556 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lester Beach, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Calawee Cove Beach, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Baldwin Beach, El Dorado County, 12 miles away

   Kiva Beach, El Dorado County, 13 miles away

   Patton Beach, Placer County, 15 miles away


Golf Courses Near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tahoe City Golf Course, Tahoe City, 9 miles away

   Lahontan Golf Club, Truckee, 14 miles away

   Timilick Golf Club, Truckee, 14 miles away

   Northstar At Tahoe Golf Course, Truckee, 15 miles away

   Ponderosa Golf Course, Truckee, 15 miles away


Lakes Near Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lake Number Three, El Dorado County, 7 miles away

   Lake Tahoe, Placer County, 8 miles away

   Pearl Lake, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Grouse Lake, El Dorado County, 10 miles away

   Cup Lake, El Dorado County, 15 miles away


Current weather conditions at Bear Lake, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: DONNER MEMORIAL ST PK 9 miles away


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