The clothing optional beach at Secret Cove is located on the east side of Lake Tahoe. This beach is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and secluded places I have ever seen. Nudist friendly, you can feel free to go topless or completely in the nude. Secret Cove lies in the confines of the Nevada State Park. During peak summer months, parking can be a real problem.
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With an enticing combination of granite boulders, soft white sand, the meeting of emerald green and deep blue waters, and an off-the-beaten-track location, these lovely little beaches are irresistible. Legend has it that they enjoyed frolicking topless while joining the parties at the Whittell Estate. George Whittell once owned the land where the public beaches are now located, and built the Thunderbird Lodge, a unique and spectacular estate about a mile south of Sand Harbor. At that time, the only access to the Thunderbird Lodge was by boat, as Highway 28 had not yet been constructed. Although the land was beautiful back when Whittell arrived, it was certainly not pristine, first-growth wilderness.
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News July 7, RENO, Nev. No one was arrested. Harmon said he is not aware of any Nevada beaches that are legally sanctioned to allow for nudity. Beachgoer Bryan Eidem said he did not see any lewd activity at the beach. Law enforcement officers usually have friendly and respectful encounters with the beachgoers, Eidam said. Penalties for public nudity under local ordinances would not be classified as sex crimes, Carson City District Attorney Jason Woodbury said.
Walked along the sidewalk trail there and it was truly amazing. You are right along the lake and A great place to get away from the more crowded beaches of north Lake Tahoe. Easy hike down to the The beach is popular with a mix of people including families, couples, singles alike.