Wildflower Walks at Spooner Lake in June and July

Snow flower2 150x150 Wildflower Walks at Spooner Lake in June and JulyLAKE TAHOE, Nev. – Spooner Lake is home to over 100 species of wildflowers.  The park is offering four wildflower walks for a 2-hour loop around the lake; two in June and two in July. There is a $10 per vehicle entrance fee; Nevada residents receive a $2 discount. Wear comfortable clothes, walking shoes and sun protection.  Bring water snacks, sun lotion and insect repellant. Participants are never more than a half hour from the trailhead, if you need to leave early.

June 26: Wildflower Walk.

Join a ranger on a 2-mile leisurely walk around the lake and learn plant names, uses, habitats and enjoy the beauty
WHEN: Wednesday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
WHERE: Spooner Lake is located in the southeastern tahoe area, ½ mile north on Highway 28 from the intersection of highways 50 and 28.
 WHO: The event is open to the public. Pets are not recommended and children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

June 29: Wildflower Walk

Join a ranger on a 2-mile leisurely walk around the lake and learn plant names, uses, habitats and enjoy the beauty
WHEN: Saturday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
 WHERE: Spooner Lake is located in the southeastern tahoe area, ½ mile north on Highway 28 from the intersection of highways 50 and 28.
WHO: The event is open to the public. Pets are not recommended and children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

July 10: Wildflower Walk

Join a ranger on a 2-mile leisurely walk around the lake and learn plant names, uses, habitats and enjoy the beauty.
WHEN: Wednesday, July 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
WHERE: Spooner Lake is located in the southeastern tahoe area, ½ mile north on Highway 28 from the intersection of highways 50 and 28.
 WHO: The event is open to the public. Pets are not recommended and children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

July 13: Wildflower Walk

Join a ranger on a 2-mile leisurely walk around the lake and learn plant names, uses, habitats and enjoy the beauty.
WHEN: Saturday, July 13 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
WHERE: Spooner Lake is located in the southeastern tahoe area, ½ mile north on Highway 28 from the intersection of highways 50 and 28.
WHO: The event is open to the public. Pets are not recommended and children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

The Nevada Division of State Parks plans, develops and maintains a system of parks and recreation areas for the use and enjoyment of more than 3.3 million visitors a year. The division was established in 1963 by the Nevada Legislature to form a new state park agency within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The division manages and maintains 23 parks, historic sites and recreation areas in Nevada.