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Shaver Lake Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Shaver Lake Travel Guide

Vacationers love to retreat to Shaver Lake for some relaxation and tranquillity against the backdrop of the California mountains. Here, visitors can enjoy water sports and plenty of fun activities ranging from boating and fishing, to simply kicking back and taking in the views. In the winter, the China Peak Mountain Resort comes to life and visitors can go skiing and enjoy the snowy, winter wonderland.

Things to Do in Shaver Lake

The main attraction is Shaver Lake, where vacationers can rent a boat and go fishing or enjoy the adrenaline rush of water skiing and jet skiing in the summer. For vacationers in the winter, there is the famous China Peak Mountain Resort, a fantastic skiing area that has a scenic chair lift over Huntington Lake. Plus, in the summer there are several hiking and mountain biking trails to go out exploring in nature.

Best Time to Visit Shaver Lake

For summer activities in Shaver Lake, the best time to visit is from June through August. For winter activities, the best months are from December to February.

A Local's Guide to Shaver Lake Vacation Rentals

Located in the mountainous Sierra National Forest of Fresno County, California, Shaver Lake offers travelers an abundance of outdoor activities for every level of adventurer. With a temperate climate that brings in cool summers and just enough snowfall to fully enjoy the Sierra Nevadas, Shaver Lake is the perfect year-round lake vacation home destination.

Sports & Activities

Shaver Lake is the ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts. Enjoy horseback riding along shaver lake with stunning lake and mountain views. Head to Shaver Lake Marina to have a one-of-a-kind boating experience. Catch your own dinner fishing on the bountiful waters of Shaver Lake and nearby Huntington Lake. Take in the view on a scenic chairlift ride to China Peak Mountain Resort overlooking Huntington Lake. And for the true outdoorsman, grab your climbing gear and head to any of the surrounding towering granite walls.

A vacation home on the shores of Shaver is all you need to have a grand lake area adventure!

Cabins in Shaver Lake

Visit beautiful Shaver Lake, CA, located in Central California, 50 miles northeast of Fresno. Situated in the Sierra National Forest, vacation homes in the Shaver Lake area are pet-friendly and surrounded by recreational activities for your next vacation. Stroll along the shores of Shaver Lake and rent a boat at Shaver Lake Marina. From canoes to pontoon, you’ll enjoy a different perspective of Shaver Lake on the water.

Enjoy horseback rides at nearby Shaver Lake Stables. Gentle horses meander along the lake providing a family-friendly adventure that everyone will love. With amazing scenery and views right along Shaver Lake, vacation rentals on Shaver Lake are the perfect home away from home to experience the wonders of nature.

You’ll find the perfect mountain retreat at scenic Huntington Lake’s China Peak Mountain Resort. With both summer and winter activities, you’re bound to find an activity for everyone. In warmer weather, take lifts to Mountain Bike Park for mountain biking in the mountains or during the winter months, ski or snowboard the slopes. Showcasing a variety of terrains, you’ll find a park area for your specific skill level.

Price and Availability Index in Shaver Lake

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Shaver Lake is in August, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Shaver Lake is in the high season in July. Shaver Lake has its low season in October, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Shaver Lake tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Shaver Lake tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The Weather in Shaver Lake

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Shaver Lake. The warmest months in Shaver Lake are June and May, when temperatures reach 90 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 14 ˚F. The wettest month in Shaver Lake is March with 8.24 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.04 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Shaver Lake

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more. AllTheRooms has 646 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Shaver Lake, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Shaver Lake is available at $36 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $202 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Shaver Lake can pick from 155 places to stay that provide WiFi. 7 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. If you are driving to Shaver Lake, you'll want to pick from 174 places to stay that provide parking. We have 14 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 45 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Shaver Lake AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 135 places to stay from Airbnb, 12 accommodations from VRBO and 12 places to stay from Glamping Hub.

291 of our accommodations in Shaver Lake have been reviewed and rated. 72% are rated excellent or good. 271 accommodations allow instant booking.

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