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Ed Z'Berg Sugar Pine Point State Park
West shore of Lake Tahoe, California

Sugar Pine Point is the largest state park on the California side of Lake Tahoe. A special effort to restore and preserve natural habitat is being made here in the Edwin L. Z'Berg Natural Preserve.

The General Creek Campground is the only one at Lake Tahoe open for winter camping. The Nordic events of the 1960 winter Olympics were held here.


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Coast guard beacon at Sugar Pine Point on Lake Tahoe

Coast guard beacon at Sugar Pine Point on Lake Tahoe

The US Coast Guard manages navigation on Lake Tahoe because it is interstate waters. This is a "lighthouse" beacon at Sugar Pine Point on Lake Tahoe's west shore.

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 12, 2013
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Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve

Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve

General Creek bridge in the Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 12, 2013
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Pile and burn fuel reduction in the Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve

Pile and burn fuel reduction in the Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve

Fuel buildup in the forest has been cut and piled, and will next be burned, to restore a natural fire ecology in the Edwin L. Z'berg Natural Reserve.

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 12, 2013
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General Creek beach at Sugar Pine Point

General Creek beach at Sugar Pine Point

General Creek beach at Sugar Pine Point on the west shore of Lake Tahoe.

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 12, 2013
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South Boathouse at Sugar Pine Point

South Boathouse at Sugar Pine Point

South Boathouse, relic of Pine Lodge's days as a wealthy family's vacation retreat on Lake Tahoe.

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 11, 2013
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Lake Tahoe at Sugar Pine Point

Lake Tahoe at Sugar Pine Point

West shore of Lake Tahoe at Sugar Pine Point.

Sugar Pine Point State Park, California

Date photographed: October 11, 2013
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