10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Celebrate the annual fall migration of the Kokanee salmon during the Fall Fish Fest at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center.
The Visitor Center is located three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89. Join the fun and participate in this free family event which has become one of the most fascinating educational and wildlife viewing events in Northern California.
The festival encourages participation by children and their parents in a wide variety of educational and entertaining activities including:
Treasure Hunt (free educational material) - sponsored by California Inland Fisheries Foundation, INC. (CIFFI)
Fish Painting - sponsored by California Conservation Corps (CCC)
Mascots - Sandy and Rocky
A visit from Smokey Bear!
Giant inflatable Lahontan Cutthtroat Trout - sponsored by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Salmon Feed and other food - Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care
Bumble Bee Ice Cream Truck
Festival T-shirt sales - sponsored by ProLeisure and Tahoe Heritage Foundation
"Wild Things" at the Lake of the Sky Amphitheater
"Drama of the Kokanee - an Interactive Play"
Kokanee Trail Runs - sponsored by Tahoe Mountain Milers and Sagebrush Stompers running clubs