Blog

Virginia girl visits Tahoe South

Posted in Family Fun | October 9, 2012 | By Tahoe South
Photo By Becky Young

By Kathryn Young

I look back on another summer come and gone, and I have to admit it was one to remember. Since I was young my parents have taken me on mini-vacations to visit all of the state capitals. This year Nevada made the list – No. 37. We did the educational bit in Carson City and made our way to South Lake Tahoe, where the real fun began.

Tahoe South offers great outdoor activities. I’m big into adventure sports and being out on the water. I compete in freestyle kayaking challenges, so a day on Lake Tahoe is my idea of a fun. I was pretty stoked to give standup paddle boarding a try. The water was perfect, not choppy like the river rapids back home.

After my adrenaline rush wore off, my friend Emma and I soaked up the sun with our noses in a book. It was nice to take it all in and just relax. We were both in awe of the pristine lake and mountain views. We kept saying it felt like paradise.

434 - kat5.png

In the evening, we made s’mores poolside and hung out with some of the other hotel guests. I remember thinking the weather was perfect, not hot or humid. Everyone crowded around a big bonfire and talked for hours. The atmosphere was incredible and all of the people we met were so nice. It sure made for a memorable experience.

Overall, I had a blast in Tahoe South and can’t wait to go back. There are so many other things I want to experience.

Kathryn Young is a high school student from Virginia, new blogger and fan of Tahoe South.



Search
Keyword:

Dogs Stay Free with Lake Tahoe Accommodations

There is no need to pay for a kennel when you book a vacation home with Lake Tahoe Accommodations!

Details

Ciera Steak + Chophouse inside MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

3-course dinner for only $30. Flyer & reservations required.

Details

See more Tahoe South deals
Activity Tickets

Get instant tickets, reservations and information from ActivityTickets.com

V&T Train RidesSki & SnowTrail: Bike & HikeShows & MusicSpecial EventsGolfToursOn the Water
Email Newsletter

Sign up for Tahoe South news, offers, special announcements and more.

First name
Last name
Email
Search The Site
53° Partly Cloudy
Last updated: 3:18 PM
Webcam feeds across Tahoe South Launch
Videos
Featured Events
May 2 – 4, 2014
Twitter

Celebrating 4 days of #cincodemayo at @MontBleuResort! http://t.co/jV6hVDItOg via @WeidingerPR

8:02 PM - 23 Apr 2014

Cuteness overload ... #Tahoe Baby Bear photos, video via @NYDailyNews http://t.co/qG9zPrF2Qa

4:05 PM - 23 Apr 2014

Lake #Tahoe one of America's most scenic waterside drives via @TravlandLeisure ... #EmeraldBay! #ofcourse http://t.co/O7GNPLYemQ

3:03 PM - 23 Apr 2014