Angora Lakes is an easy 1/2 mile hike leads to two lakes framed by cliffs. Swimming and fishing are popular activities. Summers are crowded, so arrive early. (Parking fee.) Dogs must be on a leash at all times. Take Highway 89 north approximately 3 miles from South Lake Tahoe to Fallen Leaf Lake Road and turn left. Turn left at Tahoe Mt. road. Continue to Forest Service Road 12N14 ( look for large green gate), turn right. Watch for bicyclists along this road. Continue past Angora Lookout to the road’s end at the parking lot.
Elevation: 7,200’/7,470′ Mileage (one-way):½ mile to Angora Lakes