Carnelian Bay, California 96140
In 1860, Carnelian Bay was named for the semi-precious red and yellow stones peppering the shoreline. Year-round, Carnelian Bay in North Lake Tahoe is the spot for big Mackinaw trout. The beaches are favorites with dogs, kayakers, SUPers and sunset seekers.
A Fun Fact about Carnelian Bay, Lake Tahoe
Did you know? Carnelian is one of the many stones that has been used throughout history, even in ancient Egypt.