By Ted Thayer, and Kimberly Boyd

Column Paddlers Help Protect Lake Tahoe Basin from Aquatic Invasive Species

Paddlers at Lake Tahoe, Fallen Leaf, and Echo Lakes get to enjoy the peace and solitude of skimming over some of the world’s clearest water while being surrounded by awe-inspiring mountain scenery. There is a spirit of rugged individualism that kayakers, canoeists, and paddle boarders can share in as an experience at Tahoe. Little equipment is needed to enjoy a trip on the Lake, and there are many secluded coves to explore and low-key spots from which to effortlessly launch.