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Lakeside (Truckee)

Tahoe National Forest

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Lakeside Campground is a picturesque campsite located in the Tahoe National Forest, 10 minutes north of Truckee. Visitors can enjoy canoeing, fishing and a variety of hiking and off-road trails, all with breathtaking views of the reservoir and surrounding mountains. Boating and power boating is allowed with a 10-mph speed limit. Amenities include picnic tables, campfire rings, vault toilets and drinking water.


Lakeside Campground is located on the picturesque Prosser Reservoir in the Tahoe National Forest, just 10 minutes north of Truckee. Visitors enjoy the area for its boating, canoeing, fishing and abundant hiking and off-road trails. This facility is operated and maintained by the Tahoe National Forest.


Prosser Reservoir is a popular location for canoeing, swimming and fishing. Power boating is allowed but a 10-mph speed limit is enforced. A boat ramp is located about a mile south of the campground near Prosser Ranch Group Campground. The surrounding area offers many hiking, biking, horseback riding and off-road vehicle trails.


The campground offers single-family campsites. Each site is equipped with a picnic table and campfire ring. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided.

Natural Features

The campground is situated on the northwestern shore of the reservoir, in an open area with scattered lodgepole pine and fir trees. Some sites have limited shade, while others are in full sun. Many sites have views of the reservoir and surrounding mountains.

Nearby Attractions

Boca Reservoir is 30 minutes east of the campground, offering additional boating, water skiing, swimming and fishing opportunities. Truckee, 10 minutes south, offers all the amenities of a year round recreational mountain town including interstate highway connectivitiy, top notch restaraunts, resorts, and hotels, grocery stores, gas stations, shopping, and historic sites. Lake Tahoe is located 30 minutes south and offers excellent boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and scenic driving opportunities, as well as dining, shopping and lodging options. Other recreational opportunities include Donner Camp Interpretive Trail, Overland Emigrant Commemorative Trial, Stampede Reservoir Recreation Area, Prosser Pits OHV area, and numerous hiking, mountain biking, and OHV trails.
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Campground Matrix

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Nearby Campgrounds Distance Notification Rate
Prosser Family
Tahoe National Forest
0.6mi 83%
Prosser Ranch Group
Tahoe National Forest
0.9mi 80%
Tahoe National Forest
3.6mi 75%
Alpine Meadow
Martis Creek Lake
5.1mi 71%
Boca Rest
Tahoe National Forest
5.2mi 81%
Creek (Sites 50-107}
Donner Memorial State Park
5.5mi 67%
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