El Dorado County, Central California

Getting to Fallen Leaf Lake



Directions to Fallen Leaf Lake


To reach Fallen Leaf Lake drive to South Lake Tahoe on Highway 50. At the Y in South Lake Tahoe take Highway 89 north 3.3 miles along the western side of Lake Tahoe. Watch for the Fallen Leaf Lake turnoff only a short distance after passing Camp Richardson. The 4.7-mile road into Fallen Leaf Lake is narrow.

Mileage and Driving Times to Fallen Leaf Lake
Miles Hours Mins.
Fresno 279 5 31
Los Banos 230 4 32
Merced 119 4 23
Modesto 178 3 46
Reno, NV 73 2 51
Sacramento 109 2 44
San Jose 229 4 25
Stockton 154 3 24

map of the Fallen Leaf Lake area