From fishing and biking in summer to sledding in winter, there are many activities to enjoy in Shaver Lake.
- Shaver Lake: The lake itself is an obvious choice when vacationing here. Go boating and jump off the side for a swim. Anglers can catch trout, carp, catfish, and crawdads. Spot the wildlife around the lake, including deer, eagles, and osprey.
- Shaver Stable: When vacationing from May through September, take a guided horseback trip from Shaver Stable. Catering to all riding levels, experts take you on a trail ride across mountain trails and through meadows to see stunning scenery.
- Central Sierra Historical Society and Museum: Visit this open-air museum to learn about the area's original inhabitants and pull the Dolbeer Steam Donkey's handle to hear its loud whistle.