Holiday Events at Sand Harbor in December

Come join the staff at Sand Harbor of Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park for weekend events and activities during the month of December. A wide variety of activities will be occurring such as interpretive talks, ornament crafting, and ranger-led hikes. Enjoy the holiday with us by taking a sleigh ride around Sand Harbor or renting snow shoes to get down to the beach. The park restaurant will be open...
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Sleigh Rides at Sand Harbor State Park

Celebrate the holidays with a sleigh ride along the majestic shores of Lake Tahoe at Sand Harbor State Park. The unique handcrafted sleighs, drawn by mighty Belgian draft  horses, accommodate four to six people and can be equipped with wheels to operate when there is no snow. Warm blankets and hot chocolate are provided, and caroling is encouraged. The park restaurant will be open weekends for...
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Winter Wonderland and Toy Drive at Kershaw-Ryan State Park

Celebrate the holiday season with hot chocolate, cobbler, and a visit from Santa Claus at the 6th Annual Winter Wonderland and Toy Drive at Kershaw-Ryan State Park. Those would like to contribute to the toy drive can bring new, unwrapped toys. All donations will be given to families in the area. WHAT: 6th Annual Winter Wonderland and Toy Drive WHEN: Saturday December 13 at 5:00 p.m. WHERE: The...
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Holiday Events at Sand Harbor State Park

Spice up your holiday season by taking a sleigh ride around Sand Harbor, visiting Santa Claus December 20th or 21st, and renting snow shoes to explore the beach. The park restaurant will be open weekends for holiday drinks and snacks, with meal and sleigh-ride packages available. Below are some of the special events offered at Sand Harbor December 13 and 14. Holiday Ornament Crafting Crafting...
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Full Moon Hike in Sandstone Canyon at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park on Saturday, December 6th 2014

Join us on a ranger-led hike to the moonlit-heights of Sandstone Canyon. We’ll glimpse what creatures come out at night, and see how moonlight transforms the Spring Mountain escarpment. Bring water, a flashlight and wear closed-toed shoes. This hike is appropriate for children ages 7 and up. WHAT: Full moon hike at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park WHEN: Saturday, December 6th at 4:30...
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Call for Recreational Trails Program Full Grant Applications

The Nevada Division of State Parks is seeking grant applications for the 2015 federal funding round of the Recreational Trails Program. Nevada could potentially receive $1.1 million in grant funds. Previous projects have included the Flume Trailhead parking area in Washoe County, the Sierra Vista Park Trails System in Reno and the Ash Canyon Creek Bridge in Carson City. Grants may be awarded to...
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