Patton Landing – Watermans Landing
- 5166 North Lake Boulevard, Carnelian Bay, CA 96140
Home to Waterman's Landing, a gourmet coffeehouse, Patton Landing is located on the east side of Sierra Boat Company in Carnelian Bay. his three-acre, pebbly beach is quickly becoming Lake Tahoe's stand up paddling headquarters. The property offers a free, nonmotorized "car top" boat launch site (please inspect your kayak or paddleboard for Aquatic Invasive Species) and stand-up paddleboard and kayak rentals are available so you can enjoy the lake without bringing your own watercraft. The site is also served by restrooms, a full service café, and the staff are experts in the local paddle community. Other site features include accessible pathways, benches, picnic tables, a small (23 car) parking facility. The beach and coffeehouse are operated year-round by a concessionaire (530-546-3590), on behalf of the California Tahoe Conservancy. Hours of operation are full time in the summer season and weekends-only in the winter months. Dogs allowed on leash.
Are pets allowed at the Patton Landing beach? YES, LEASHED ON THE EASTERN PORTION OF THE BEACH AND ON THE DECK OF THE CAFE. Please pick up after your pet. "Mutt mitts" are available.