Activities

Summer Activities

Buoy Rentals

After boating on the incredible alpine waters of Lake Tahoe, you need a place to moor for the night. Cruise into Tahoe's most complete lakefront resort – historic Zephyr Cove Resort & Marina. Here you’re right at the center of it all – our mile of sandy beach, our full complement of retail services and activities, our Sunset Bar & Grille, full-service restaurant and coffee bar, gift shop and general store.

Short-term Buoy Rentals

Availability is limited and advance reservations are required for short-term Buoy Rentals. Your rental fee includes shuttle service to mooring between 8 A.M. and 8 P.M. during the summer and a daily automobile parking pass.

  • Zephyr Cove Resort Guest Mooring Rate: $45/night; $270/week
  • Non-resident Guests: $50/night; $300/week
  • July 4th Mooring for Any Guest: $100

For questions, call Zephyr Cove Marina office at 775-589-4901.

No overnight camping is allowed on any boat moored at Zephyr Cove Marina.

Boat Launch Ramps

Boats may NOT be launched at Zephyr Cove Marina. Boat launching is available at Cave Rock, which is 3 miles north of Zephyr Cove. This boat launch location is operated by Nevada State Parks. The launch fee is $12 for Nevada residence and $18 for non-residents. Invasive mussel species inspection fees will apply. No overnight trailer storage is offered at Cave Rock. Here are websites we encourage you to visit to learn more about boat inspections, invasive mussel species, inspection fees, and Lake Tahoe ramp locations: