With Lake Tahoe and the Truckee River in northern Nevada and Lake Mead and the Colorado River in southern Nevada, and a plethora of lakes and rivers in between, Nevada is home to some of the most beautiful lakes and rivers in the country – perfect for water sport activities. Whether you enjoy open water paddling, whitewater rafting or scuba diving, Nevada’s incredible lakes and rivers will whet your adventure appetite.
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park offers a number of different areas for visitors to enjoy.
When it comes to incredible recreational opportunities, the sky is the limit with Cave Lake State Park! Located 15 miles southeast of Ely, this oasis is perched in the Schell Creek Ranch, adjacent to the Humboldt National Forest.
Type: Whitewater Rafting & Kayaking Gentle rapids, dramatic rock formations and irresistible hot springs in the Class II section make the 20-mile east fork of the Carson River a high-desert trip suitable for the whole family.
Featured services include activities, tours, clinics and rentals for every season. Specific air sports offered are heli-tours, ballooning, soaring, and gliding.
Washoe and Little Washoe Lakes are located in the heart of scenic Washoe Valley, between Carson City and Reno. Here, visitors find spectacular views of the majestic Carson portion of the Sierra Nevada.