Tahoe's Magical West Shore

a Tahoe Country guidebook/keepsake by Jill Beede


For those who live here, frequent our shores, or have yet to come!

$22.95 U.S. Retail 216 pages small handy format West Shore map in front & back cover bookmark ribbon sewn in binding; full West Shore business directory and index.

CONTENTS (Each topic below is described and featured with a black/white photo, art or vintage postcard)

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Tahoe City South

Truckee River Outlet


The Washoe

Gatekeeper's Cabin Museum

Indian Basket Museum

64 Acres Park

Tahoe Rim Trail

Tahoe Tavern

S. S. Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Ski Club

Tahoe Power Boat Club

Rascals in Paradise

Tahoe Tree Company

Granlibakken Resort

Sunnyside to Tahoe Pines

Paige Meadows

The Showy Red Snowplant

Sunnyside Hamlet & Resort

Alpine Meadows Ski Area

Telemarking & Backcountry Skiing

Stanford Rock Loop

Biking Ward Canyon/TRT/to Truckee River


Kaspian Recreation Area

Blackwood Canyon Area

Middle & North Fork OHV

Barker Pass

Pacific Crest Trail

Ellis Peak

Granite Chief Wilderness

Eagle Rock

Legend of Eagle Rock


Fleur du Lac

Homewood Area

Homewod the Hamlet

Jake Obexer Marine Pioneer

Homewood Mountain Resort

Black Bears in the Tahoe Basin

Stories of Bear Encounters

Chambers Landing

John McKinney

David Chambers

Rubicon­McKinney OHV

Noonchester Mine Trail

Buck Lake Trail

Bear Lake Trail

Rubicon Springs

Sierra Club's Ludlow Hut

Historic Log Lodge

1960 Winter Olympics

Tahoma to Meeks Bay


Aimee Semple McPherson

The Sugar Pine


Sugar Pine Point State Park

Phipps Cabin

Ehrman Mansion

Tahoe Maritime Museum

Lighthouse & Nature Trail

General Creek

Special Park Programs

Magulu Watah

Early Meeks Bay

Meeks Bay Resort

Meeks Bay Today

Desolation Wilderness

Fishing Desolation Lakes

Rubicon to Emerald Bay

Rubicon Bay & Peak

D. L. Bliss State Park

Rubicon Trail

Emerald Bay State Park


Fannette Island

Boat Camp

Underwater Park

The Hermit of Emerald Bay

Eagle Fall, Lake & Point

Bayview Campground & Trailhead

Fishing Desolation from Emerald Bay

Tahoe at a Glance

West Shore Directory

West Shore Map