Day Trips

We make it easy and safe to get on Lake Tahoe. The following Lake Tahoe Water Trail Day Trip Maps segment the 72-mile water route into seven paddle route itineraries that features 20 public launch/landing sites. Follow the link for each segment to get a 2-sided map with information about launch/landing sites, paddle routes, parking, private property restrictions, seasonal closures, rentals, and other launch site amenities.

Click on the link to see and download a 2-sided Day Trip Map. Miles below are approximates.

It’s a big lake. Be Prepared. Before you paddle, check the daily Lake Tahoe marine forecast. Check GPS and Weather Conditions –

Find safety tips here and Frequently Asked Questions here.  Before you launch at Tahoe, all watercraft and gear must be Cleaned, Drained and Dry to prevent Aquatic Invasive Species. Self inspecting and decontaminating your gear is easy and free. Learn how by becoming a Tahoe Keeper. Thank you.


Plan a Trip with the Lake Tahoe Water Trail Map & Guide.  Only $11.99! Click here to find a store to purchase this great navigation tool.

Waterproof 24” x 37” folded map with detailed paddling and boating information for Lake Tahoe and Fallen Leaf Lake.
• GPS coordinates
• Latitude/Longitude grids
• Public Launch and Landing Sites
• Public Day Landing ONLY Sites
• Underwater and Land Topography
• Paddle Shops
• Shoreline Businesses
• Lodging
• Campgrounds
• Points of Interest

A portion of each map sale goes to support water safety and AIS prevention.