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Sportsmans Beach Walker Lake Recreation Area

4 Reviews

About This Campground

The 30,000-acre, 12 mile long by 5 mile wide lake has a shoreline that varies from steep and rocky on the west side to sandy beaches on its east side. Walker Lake and the Sportsman's Beach Recreation Site is located in Mineral County, Nevada. This lake is a rare perennial lake of the Great Basin…

Features

For Campers

  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Pull-Through Sites

Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite

Reviews

4 Reviews of Sportsmans Beach Walker Lake Recreation Area

Ratings Breakdown

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ReinerB The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Feb. 17, 2021

Awesome stop off

2 hour drive S. of Reno The Dirt led us to Sportsman’s as a stop off on our way to Az. Love it!!!

Nathan D.
Reviewed Jan. 20, 2020

Gorgeous view, Not so gorgeous smell.

I've stayed at Walker Lake's 20 Mile Beach campground a few times and I'd say the site has a few pros and cons.

It has some remarkable sunrises and sunsets and it's easy to access places to camp (Though be aware there are some sandy sites that might be inaccessible without a 4x4 vehicle).

The…

  • Sunrise on Walker Lake
J
Reviewed Jun. 20, 2019

Breath taking sunrise and very private

We stayed at the 20 mile beach camp site. As you make your way down the dirt road, the road will fork at the public trash bins. We headed right, and followed a dirt road down towards the lake. You will see a large round clearing, and that is where we set up our large Kodiak cabin style tent. The…

  • 20 Mile Beach Campsite
  • Incredible sunrise
  • Very quiet and peaceful
Site20 Mile Beach Campsite

Location

Sportsmans Beach Walker Lake Recreation Area is located in Nevada

Coordinates

38.69200023 N
118.76900036 W

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