North Lake Tahoe Homes
North Lake Tahoe Homes
North Lake Tahoe homes include rustic lake cabins, ski resort condos, luxury lakefront homes, lakeview properties, and new construction dream homes. This section of the lake spans from Tahoe City to Kings Beach and is made up of unique neighborhoods that are close to everything Tahoe has to offer. Homes on the North Shore are located within the most beautiful neighborhoods offering sunny southern exposure, easy access to recreation and many properties feature stunning views of Lake Tahoe.
Ease of access, endless recreation & proximity to amenities make the North Lake Tahoe Homes extremely desirable for people looking to define their healthy outdoor lifestyle. Most Tahoe neighborhoods on the north shore back to National Forest land offering direct access to an immense network of trails creating endless opportunities for mountain biking, hiking and outdoor recreation in both the summer and winter months. This magical section of the lake has it all. From world-class ski resorts including Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows and the Northstar CA Resort to jaw-dropping beaches and endless hiking trails, the North Shore is arguably the most sought after place to live in Lake Tahoe.
North Lake Tahoe Neighborhoods
Tahoe City is perched on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe at the headwaters of the Truckee River. This vibrant mountain community is close to the Alpine Meadows and Palisades Tahoe ski resorts making it the perfect four season resort community. Tahoe City has a remarkable town center offering shops, dining, nightlife and Commons Beach park.
Dollar Point is one of the most popular North Lake Tahoe neighborhoods as it is set on a sun-drenched peninsula and many properties in this desirable community have panoramic lake views. This community has a HOA providing access to a sandy beach, pier, buoys, tennis courts and a fantastic swimming facility. Dollar Point is home to some of the most sought after Tahoe Luxury properties as this neighborhood is close to Tahoe City and all area amenities.
Carnelian Bay is located just to the east of Tahoe City and is made up of several desirable subdivisions known as Fulton Acres, Cedar Flat, Carnelian Heights, Ridgewood Highlands and Agate Bay. A few of these subdivisions offer private beaches and HOA buoys. Patton Beach in Carnelian Bay is popular public beach as it is dog friendly and is the perfect spot to paddleboard and swim. The neighborhood is also home to the Garwoods restaurant and Sierra Boat Company marina.
Agate Bay is located on the east end of Carnelian Bay and is a very popular subdivision as this Tahoe neighborhood offers tiered HOA memberships that can provide tennis courts, pool, pier and buoys. Homes is this community range from rustic lake cabins, lakeview homes and luxury lakefront real estate.
Tahoe Vista is a desirable North Tahoe neighborhood made up of old Tahoe cabins, lakefront estates, lakefront condos and mountain homes. As the name suggests, this neighborhood offers breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe. The neighborhood offers access to several public beaches, including our favorite, Moon Dunes. The North Tahoe Marina is within the neighborhood for boating enthusiasts and there are several fantastic restaurants like Lanza’s and the Old Range Steakhouse. Kings Beach is just a short drive away, providing easy access to shops, restaurants and nightlife.
Kings Beach is a community center that has wonderful shops, restaurants and a handful of amazing beaches for lake access. This neighborhood offers lakefront homes, cozy Tahoe Cabins but also offers multi-family opportunities for investors, commercial properties and development opportunities. People love this area as it is located on the lake yet you can be at the Northstar ski resort in just 15 minutes and Incline Village is just a short drive away.
North Tahoe Beaches
If you are looking to spend a day relaxing on the beach, the North Lake Tahoe has you covered. There are numerous beaches, offering a wide array of amenities creating a dynamic set of beaches for you, your friends and family to enjoy time recreating on the shores of Lake Tahoe. Here are some of the most popular North Tahoe beaches.
- Commons Beach, Tahoe City (paddleboard and kayak rentals)
- Skylandia Beach, Tahoe City (dog-friendly)
- Patton Beach/Watermans Landin, Carnelian Bay (dog-friendly with paddleboard and kayak rentals)
- Tahoe Vista Recreation Area & Boat Launch
- Moon Dunes, Tahoe Vista (sandy beach)
- North Tahoe Beach, Kings Beach (large sandy beach
- Speedboat “Buck’s” Beach, Kings Beach (boulder outcroppings, one of our favorites)