luther pass campground

Luther Pass Campground

Luther Pass is the only free drive-to campground in the basin. There are fifteen sites with fire rings & toilets, all next to the Tahoe Rim Trail.

Granite Chief Wilderness

Granite Chief Wilderness is over 26,000 acres of beautiful wilderness area near Tahoe City. Dispersed backcountry tent camping is available. Permits not required.

Mount Rose Wilderness

North Tahoe high-altitude wilderness area with plenty of dispersed backcountry tent camping. Over 31,000 acres. No permits required.