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Secret Cove Beach

Incline Village, NV 89451
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Secret Cove

Beautiful Turquoise water and views of the lake. Dog friendly, little but of incline walking out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
val l
via mobile
Beautiful emerald beach

We parked at Secret Harbor and walked past Secret Cove and then up to Chimney Beach for an easy 3... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
kloos5
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Fleming Island, Florida
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“parking lot” (4 reviews)
“lake tahoe” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Incline Village, NV 89451
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Turquoise water and views of the lake. Dog friendly, little but of incline walking out. Gets very crowded do best time to go is in the early morning as limited parking on side of road.

Thank val l
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We parked at Secret Harbor and walked past Secret Cove and then up to Chimney Beach for an easy 3 mile walk. Not crowded on a Tuesday morning. Saw some folks enjoying the beach sans clothing.Bring a hat and sunscreen. My favorite beach stretch along...More

Thank kloos5
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

First time to this spot and glad we made it.. the majority of the hike was stroller friendly. It got a little steep in the end... Great views... There is a place to swim.. kind of secluded... Plenty of places to relax.. We went in...More

Thank Will G
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

A steep trail (maybe a mile, depending on how far you decide to hike) called "Chimney Beach" leads from the parking lot just south of Sand Harbor. Bear right towards the bottom where it splits - there is a wood plank to cross a stream...More

1  Thank Anne32825
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful relaxing clothing optional cove. Friendly folks and great places to spend the day. Park where you can and walk all the way down the fire service road you till you find the sign, follow the path down to the cove and find you...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

just one of many great beaches here.. all great and not a bad beach anywhere. this whole area is beautful...

1  Thank GARY C
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

There is minimal parking for the amount of people who actually go to Secret Cove. Get there by 8am and you should be good for a free spot in the lot. After that is starts to fill up and soon it is road parking or...More

1  Thank Casey T
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

According to a local, this may be the last C/O beach near Sand Harbor. The sign just before the beach clearly indicates that nudity may be expected here. Beach is very private. With record snowfalls last winter, Lake Tahoe is at/over capacity so the sandy...More

1  Thank RKWh2o
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Secret Cove is absolutely stunning, with beautiful clear water and a shallow cove to swim around. The view from above looks like a beach in the Caribbean and if it weren't for slightly chilly water, it would feel like one too. A beautiful place to...More

Thank Ryan D
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The beauty of this beach, as well as its sister beaches Hidden Creek and Whale Beach, is the people who use these beaches regularly take great care to preserve the beaches and their uniqueness. That uniqueness is, in short, they are clothing optional. No one...More

2  Thank mctacco
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Leslie F
7 May 2018|
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Response from Anne32825 | Reviewed this property |
I have never kayaked but I'm thinking it would work. Secret Cove/Chimney Beach is south
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