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If you've ever been snowmobiling, you know it's the ultimate snow adventure. If you haven't, well, it's time you tried. The Shaver Lake Basin offers the perfect setting for first-timers or seasoned experts.
You have access to California's greatest playground including: thousands of acres of trails, pristine backcountry, spacious meadows, historic landmarks and lush pine forests.
Shaver Lake is located about 55 miles east of Fresno, on State Highway 168. The lake is located in the Sierra National Forest, at an elevation of 5,370 feet. Huntington Lake is another 20 miles north at an elevation of around 7,500 feet.
Be thrilled by the sensation of driving or sharing this mountain experience with a friend as you embark on a classic ride to enjoy an adventure you will not soon forget.
Escape the winter shadows as you meander through old growth forest and through the meadows here in the Central Sierra. Enjoy a view of snow covered peaks of the Kaiser Wilderness or the Dinkey Wilderness depending upon the area in which you are traveling. There is grandeur in the, spectacular sunsets, rich alpenglow and the natural beauty of the great outdoors that will leave you truly speechless.
Unlock the mysteries this mountain paradise at night! An after hours exploration will take you high into the mountains to reveal the many night secrets by moonlight.
Experience the thrill and adventure as you cruise along. The rush, the beauty and your heightened senses will be a pleasant surprise for an evening out!
The backcountry around Huntington Lake region features scores of snowmobile trails that are well maintained.
The Rancheria staff grooms the Kaiser area while the staff at Lakeshore Resort groom the Tamarack and Huntington Lake area. All and all about 150 miles of groomed trail for riders to enjoy. Both businesses rent snowmobiles. Local snowmobile club, Sierra Snowmobile Club. This is a fun club with rides scheduled every season. There are businesses that rent and/or maintain snowmobiles listed below. Check out the Huntington Lake Snowmobile Trail Map