Camp Shelly is a USFS campground operated by the Livermore Area Recreation & Parks District. It has 25 sites nestled in the pines under Mt. Tallac; sites can accommodate tents and motorhomes less than 24′. Pets are allowed but must be on a leash the whole time.
From your site at Camp Shelly you can climb to the top of Mt. Tallac, hike to Glen Alpine Falls, and walk along Taylor Creek.
Camp Shelly is a great family campground. There are horseshoe pits, a volleyball court, and community firepit.
Reservations may be made online and the day-of.
Camp Shelly is ten minutes from South Lake Tahoe.