Things to do
You’re driving lakeside on Highway 50 or making your way around Emerald Bay on Highway 89 (whatever way is your favorite!), taking in some of the most beautiful views of one of the largest alpine lakes you’ve ever seen—and what’s the thing you notice about the water other than its unbelievable clarity? The pockets of […]
Six Great Hikes in Tahoe South
Hiking South Lake Tahoe In honor of National Trails Day, it seemed appropriate to talk about the best Lake Tahoe hikes in South Lake Tahoe. Hiking is one of my favorite ways to explore the topography and terrain surrounding the lake. That, and it keeps me in shape for winter, is an added bonus. With so […]
Top 5 Waterfalls Around South Lake Tahoe
The roaring that you hear isn’t bears waking up after their winter hibernation. Nope. It’s the incredible waterfalls that grace our area. The water is cascading over shelves of ancient stone and granite at incredible velocity, due to the abundant spring runoff. Waterfalls of South Lake Tahoe Grab your shoes, pack a lunch, bring a […]
Tahoe South Waterfall Guide
With lots of snow still in the mountains, the waterfalls around Lake Tahoe will be flowing strong this summer! Here are our top recommendations for Lake Tahoe waterfalls: Cascade Falls Cascade is probably one of the best short hikes you can do in the Emerald Bay area. It is only 1.5 miles round trip from the […]
Mountain bikers are a special breed of crazy, and Tahoe South’s legendary trails draw these daredevils from far and wide. Some of them even live here permanently, so your knobby tires will be in good local company. From the heart-pounding downhill track of the Saxon Creek Trail (nickname: Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride) to the gorgeous […]
Let’s review why a visit to Tahoe South promises to be memorable. Or…why you’ll need a vacation after your vacation in Tahoe South. There is something in the water and Lake Tahoe water’s in Tahoe South’s blood. Soak up the sun (it’s closer up here) at the Lake, on the Lake, above the Lake, in […]
Cruising Lake Tahoe: A Must-Do!
This is a betting town, and I would put money on any frontline employee—hotel, restaurant, ski shop—in Tahoe South recommending a Lake Tahoe cruise as a must-do activity to a visitor. There are a few to choose from, but setting sail from Zephyr Cove Resort for Emerald Bay on the M.S. Dixie II is also a sure bet.
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of July
Welcome back all of you TahoeSouth enthusiasts! We hope you all are staying healthy and safe. Enjoy our July picks. Remember to use #TahoeSouth to be featured. We’re happy to see you again. Don’t forget to practice social distancing and wear face coverings. 10. Wakeboarding at Sunset View this post on Instagram A […]
South Lake Tahoe beaches – sunshine, sand and swimming
There is no better way to soak up the Lake Tahoe sunshine than a day at the beach. Guest blogger Karin Sharon helps you find the perfect Lake Tahoe beaches for your visit on our blog.
Paddle Into Summer! Your Paddleboarding Guide
Paddle into Summer! Your Summer Tahoe South Paddleboarding Guide Lake Tahoe is one of the clearest, largest, and deepest alpine lakes in the entire world. The cold winters and cool water temperatures keep the lake’s clarity extremely high. This clarity and the famed blue color of the lake, make Tahoe the perfect place to paddleboard […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of June
Welcome back all of you TahoeSouth enthusiasts! We hope you all are staying healthy and safe with our new norm. Enjoy our June picks and be safe! Remember to use #TahoeSouth to be featured. We’re happy to see you again. Here are our top 10 #TahoeSouth Instagram images from this past month. 10. Life is […]
Tahoe South Summer Activities Guide
Here is a guide to some of our favorite things to do in South Lake Tahoe this summer. Please note: Getting outside is important for mental and physical health, but right now it comes with special safety issues. Visit www.tahoesouth.com/explore/family_fun/articles/take-care-lake-tahoe for some tips to stay healthy and safe. Hiking: Tahoe Rim Trail: This 165-mile hike […]
Take a Tahoe South Mini Digital FAM Trip
Get a behind-the-screen feel for Tahoe South experiences with a mini digital familiarization (FAM) trip you can take right here, right now. After all, your attendees aren’t just coming to Tahoe for the conference. It’s Tahoe! It’s a bucket list destination. While they’re here, they’ll want to sink their teeth into the food scene, discover […]
4 Fun Things You May Not Know About Lake Tahoe
Once you drive over any mountain summit and drop into the Lake Tahoe Basin, you’ll be hooked. The massive blue waters of Lake Tahoe, cupped by the Sierra Nevada, are presented to you like a gift. No matter how many times you’ve seen it, the views will re-energize you. To make your trip even more […]
7 Ways to Keep Safe While Outdoors
Warm weather is arriving… even if it’s in spurts. We can see the light at the end of the tunnel as restrictions begin to ease a bit. Does that mean everything is fully open & gung-ho? Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our lives. But luckily, the folks at Leave No Trace have created a […]
Lake Tahoe Goes Hollywood … 7 Movie Locations In Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe’s jaw-dropping views, dramatic sunsets, and awe-inspiring peaks combined with its big body of water make for the ultimate backdrop of a cinematic masterpiece. Here’s a list of some of the movies that were shot on location in Lake Tahoe. The Bodyguard (1992) Fallen Leaf Lake The classic romantic drama starring Kevin Costner and […]
7 Cool, Hidden, And Unusual Things To See In Lake Tahoe
While we patiently wait for the travel restrictions to ease, check out some of the hidden and obscure things that you may not even know exist at Lake Tahoe. You’ve been to Emerald Bay. You’ve skied the slopes of all the ski resorts. But have you REALLY done everything and seen it all? Well, if […]
Share Your Favorite Memories And Experiences of Tahoe South
While travel to Tahoe South is off the table for the moment, it doesn’t mean we have to sit gloomily in the present. We thought, why not look forward to the future with optimism and hope especially since this is National Travel & Tourism Week. While we patiently wait for the travel restrictions to ease, […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of April
Hi Tahoe lovers! We know how much you miss us during these uncertain times, but we don’t want you to forget us or our beautiful scenery. Here are our April picks. We hope you enjoy them and remember to use #TahoeSouth to be featured. We’ll see you soon! 10. Mother Nature’s Majesty Instagram Link Moon […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of March
Hey Cool Cats & Kittens, We hope you all are staying healthy and safe with our new norm. Don’t forget we’re all in this together and #TahoeSouth will be here when it’s all over. For now, enjoy our March picks and be safe! Remember to use #TahoeSouth to be featured. We’ll see you soon! 10. […]
Get Your Tahoe Fix From A Safe & Social Distance
Before this past week, many of us had never heard the term “social distancing” or “flattening the curve.” This new reality is a tough one for all of us. And while we’ve gotten a lot of snow blanketing the Sierra Nevada, the mountain town you love needs you to love it from a safe, social […]
Five Of The Best Burger Joints In Lake Tahoe South
There’s nothing that works up an appetite like the great outdoors of Lake Tahoe. From marvelous hikes to see waterfalls to skiing epic lines at our ski resorts, these adventures deserve an award or rather a treat. Maybe it’s the aroma of grilling. Or the flavors of a fresh bun and perfectly seasoned meat. Or […]
Top Tahoe South Sports Bars for March Madness
When it comes to celebrating early spring at Tahoe South, it's tough to beat a fantastic "Miracle March" and exciting "March Madness."
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of February
Hello, Lake Tahoe Enthusiast! February, the month for love (well for most of us). But, for us Lake Tahoe enthusiasts, it means snow and multi-sport days. Here are our top 10 #TahoeSouth Instagram images from this past month. Be sure to use our hashtag to be featured. 10. Rock Climbing… Kind of? Instagram Link Looking […]
Why March is the Best Month to Visit Tahoe South
Here are five good reasons to visit Tahoe South in March. 1. The best skiing in Tahoe is in March You get to enjoy the slopes with some of the best spring skiing in the country, plenty of snow, the sunshine, and lack of crowds. Warmer temps in March create a snow condition, the locals […]
9 Tahoe South-Style Team-Building Activities
Tahoe South is more than a destination. It’s an adventure waiting to happen! So, whether those in your group work remotely or are just getting a little too comfy in the office, these nine adventures will engage them in new ways. Heart-Pounding Outdoor Adventures Attendees will be hard-pressed to pass on outdoor adventures in […]
20 Bucket List Must Do’s In 2020 at Lake Tahoe
Sometimes you get in a rut or a routine that’s focused on getting up, doing what you need, and that’s it. One of the handiest ways to get out of that funk is by creating a bucket list. It forces you to think “What adventurous things do I want to do that are a bit […]
Winter Girls’ Getaway In South Lake Tahoe
Planning a winter getaway with the girls? Here are the keys to having a great vacation in South Lake Tahoe!
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of January
Hello, Lake Tahoe Enthusiast! This month was a tough one… There was a lot of great imagery submitted by our #TahoeSouth fans. Each month the Tahoe South staff goes through each photo to choose our top favorites. Do you think your photo should be chosen? Be sure to #TahoeSouth in your next Tahoe adventure on […]
Super Bowl Sunday in Tahoe South
Sunday, February 2, 2020, Super Bowl 54! The kickoff between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers is still a few days away, I can’t help think about the commercials and of course the halftime performance which this year will be epic showcasing Jennifer Lopez, Shakira and Mexican group Los Tigres del Norte! […]
Top 5 ‘Off the Beaten Path’ Apres Ski Firepits in Tahoe South
Tahoe South has mastered the art of Apres Ski, knowing that the fun in the snow can be topped off with food and drinks shared amongst friends. Getting toasty and comfortable around a firepit while sharing stories and laughter makes for unforgettable memories. Tahoe South offers the top 5 off the beaten path Apres Ski […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of December
Hello, Lake Tahoe Enthusiast! Enjoy our Top 10 Instagram photos from this past month (December) and don’t forget to #TahoeSouth to be featured. 10. Drink Coffee Do Stuff! Instagram Link And eat a great breaky while you’re at it. 9. Breath Taking Sights Instagram Link Looking for that picture-perfect photo? Swing by Emerald Bay […]
5 Unexpected Things About Meeting in Tahoe South
Every destination says they’re unique, but in Tahoe South, the proclamation holds water. Take a look at the top five things we hear planners and attendees say surprise them the most about meeting in Tahoe South. Wallflowers Are Welcomed You don’t have to be a rip-roaring adventure buff to have a good time here! Some […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from November
Hello, Lake Tahoe Enthusiast! I hope you all chose to #OptOutSide on Black Friday, we sure did. Well, November has come and gone but left us with some very fun Instagram images and stories from Lake Tahoe. Enjoy and don’t forget to use #TahoeSouth to be featured. 10. MTB Water Adventures Instagram Link Sometimes the mountain […]
A South & North Lake Tahoe Ski Guide – Rundown Of What To Expect
Pine trees sway softly. The snow crunches under your feet as you walk. There’s nothing like a winter’s day in Lake Tahoe. With 300 to 500 inches of snow blanketing the mountains annually, there’s plenty of winter fun to be had including world-class skiing and snowboarding. For those looking for a South or North Lake […]
2 Ultimate Off-Site Activities You’ve Got to Plan for Your Group
In Tahoe South, we’ve got something better than windows and walls. Our beautiful waters and iconic views steal the spotlight. Don’t just ask attendees to think outside the box during your meeting or convention; plan activities that will help them blow the box out of the water! See two adventures that let teams collaborate and […]
8 Things That Are The Quintessential Tahoe Experience
Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a Tahoe resident, these quintessential Tahoe experiences are a must for all. From skiing deep powder to taking in panoramic views, these 8 things will truly give you a taste of the Lake Tahoe life. To do them though, you’ll need to visit not just once but at different […]
4 Romantic Ideas For a Fall Lake Tahoe Getaway
Ah… the smell of autumn. The crispness in the morning. Calmness on the lake. The summer visitors are hibernating, and the bears are in the process of doing so too with one last buffet of salmon near the Taylor Creek Visitor Center. Fall is also a great time to plan a romantic getaway to Lake […]
November at Tahoe South
November in Tahoe – All The Beauty & Fun… All To Yourself! November is arguably one of the most beautiful months around Lake Tahoe. It’s when the autumnal tapestry is disappearing and the highest reaches of the mountains surrounding the lake begin to frost over from the first snows. It’s a time for four-season fun. […]
Détente et évasion à South Lake Tahoe
C’est avec une facilité déconcertante que j’ai fait escale à South Lake Tahoe, en Californie et que j’ai tout de suite adopté la douceur de la ville. À partir du moment où le bagagiste a emmené ma voiture au Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, je n’étais plus qu’à quelques minutes à pied du lac, des sentiers […]
Relax and Unwind in South Lake Tahoe
I had no trouble rolling into South Lake Tahoe, California and adapting to the city’s mellow pace. From the moment the valet whisked my car away at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, I was within walking distance to the lake, hiking, live music, dining, and great entertainment. This article was created in partnership with South […]
Tahoe on Two Wheels
Do we need yet another way to experience Lake Tahoe? Yes, absolutely! You may have visited this beautiful area before, skied its slopes, swam in its pristine water, or perhaps you’re planning your first trip here, but have you considered seeing it through a helmet visor on two wheels? Whether you’re a motorcycle rider or […]
The Origins Of Lake Tahoe’s Most Popular Places
As soon as you step outside in Lake Tahoe and start looking at all your surroundings, many of us stop and wonder what a particular place, mountain, lake or region is called. Some are obvious, like Lake Tahoe. But others not so much like a specific peak or meadow perhaps. Many of the popular landmarks […]
Lake Tahoe Fall Camping
The Lake Tahoe camping season may be winding down for the summer, but there are still a few places to enjoy sleeping under the stars this fall.
Get Inspired For A Fall Getaway – 3 Ways To Enjoy Fall In Tahoe South
When most people think of fall, they imagine dreary weather. Guess what? In Tahoe South, that just isn’t true! There’s a reason why our residents call this the “Local’s Summer”. Crowds dwindle, the sun is still shining, and during the day, it warms up. It’s the ideal time to escape from the doldrums of daily […]
Tahoe South’s Mountain Biking Guide – 4 Of Our Favorite Trails To Ride
Did you know mountain biking started in California? Yup! As the sport gained popularity in the late 70’s, these rowdy individuals began to descend upon Lake Tahoe. While the original “pedal pushers” rode iron steeds weighing in at close to fifty pounds with little to no shocks, we’re now very fortunate that the technology has […]
How to Escape the Crowds During Peak Season at Tahoe South
Considering that our average temps in the summer rarely exceed ninety degrees, as the sun dips below the horizon, the heat of the day cools off quickly making it for the ultimate getaway during the warmest time of year. This also makes for one of the busiest times to visit Lake Tahoe. Luckily, there’s no […]
Vikingsholm: Conversations with History
There is a lot of interesting history to be found at Tahoe South. Whether it’s the Pope, Baldwin and Valhalla Estates of the Tallac Historic Site, or the millionaire who built an enormous summer home just up the road, there are as many interesting stories as there are grand old mansions.
Don’t Miss the Boat – Lake Tahoe Booze Cruise
Is it even a true summer if you don’t make the quintessential lake trip? Is it even a true lake trip if you don’t enjoy some boating on the water? Tahoe boats and watersports, in general, are staples to Lake Tahoe, and many would say the key to doing summer the right way. You don’t […]
Hike To Eagle Falls & Eagle Lake – A Great Beginner Hike
For those that haven’t taken their first step into the Great Outdoors, it can be a bit intimidating. Luckily, hiking doesn’t require special skills or equipment. All you’ll need is the ability to walk and to know where you are. The biggest mistake most beginners make is picking a trail that’s too tough. You want […]
Best Spots to Launch Your Kayak or Paddleboard in Tahoe South
Besides being on a boat, the best way to explore Lake Tahoe is on a kayak, canoe or stand up paddleboard. Here are three great launch sites in Tahoe South.
A Night Under the Stars: Camping in South Lake Tahoe
A camping trip to Lake Tahoe is an experience that should be on your bucket list. Here are the top sites to pitch a tent on Lake Tahoe’s south shore.
Lake Tahoe Region Explained: South and North Lake Tahoe, Plus Everything in Between
Lake Tahoe is a world-class destination and there are a few agencies in the region working to attract visitors. The names of the agencies can sound familiar and it gets confusing as they each have different goals. Also, people want to know the difference between them. Agencies Promoting Travel to South Lake Tahoe, North Lake […]
Spring Outings at Tahoe South
Do you hear that? The snow is melting and winter is moving on. You never know when spring is really going to hit in Lake Tahoe, but after another record-breaking winter on the books, I think everyone is tired of the early morning ice scraping and ready for sunny spring days. Mother nature has fought […]
Tee it up at South Lake Tahoe golf courses this summer
The grass is greening up, and the sun is out, so grab your clubs and let’s go.
Tahoe South in Spring: 4 Outdoor Activities Your Group Can’t Miss
Picture it: Tahoe South; springtime; the snow melting away; the Sierras skirted with fresh shades of green and yellow and crystal-clear waters for miles. It’s one of the country’s most scenic natural playgrounds, and your meeting attendees get to explore it all. Check out these top outdoor spring activities to add to your meeting in […]
How to spend the perfect Mother’s Day at Tahoe South
Mother’s Day is right around the corner. There are so many things you could do, but what will mom enjoy most? If you’re planning to spend the day in Lake Tahoe, you’re already off to a great start. In Tahoe South, it’s easy to plan a fun and memorable day. Our local businesses love moms […]
Top 5 Lakefront Wedding Spots in South Lake Tahoe
Whether it's an intimate forest gathering by tea lights or a dramatic gala on the beach — spring and summer wedding celebrations in Tahoe South guarantee a stunning, picture-perfect backdrop for one of the most important days in your life.
Great Spots for Great Shots in Tahoe South
Guest Post with Cam Rodrigues, Photographer & Videographer for Spec Productions Lake Tahoe incessantly provides unmatched picturesque scenery. Towering pines line sandy beach fronts of the vibrant blue alpine lake, which all sits tucked away in a crevice of the sprawling Sierra Mountains – it’s the Jewel of the Sierras, to say the least. With […]
Hidden dining gems in South Lake Tahoe
A local's guide to the best restaurants, bars and coffee houses in South Lake Tahoe.
Something New to Start Your Year
We may have just ended the wildest week (or two) long celebration of the year, but if you don’t know, that’s just how it goes around here. With the holidays out of the way, we can now focus on our wicked winter season which has really just begun. New year, new outlook, new winter recreation […]
5 Lesser Known Winter Activities To Do In Between Skiing In South Lake Tahoe
No matter how much you enjoy Lake Tahoe’s slopes, your vacation won’t be as memorable without time to explore. Instead, be sure to set aside enough time to hit up other winter-time activities that you might not have considered. Sip One-of-a-Kind Hot Beverages For the foodie in your group, hot beverages aren’t just “coffee” or […]
Lake Tahoe fall colors hike | Lake Genevieve
There is still plenty of time to take advantage of the great trails and fall colors in Lake Tahoe, and one of the best South Lake Tahoe hikes is to Lake Genevieve.
A Brief History of Tahoe and its People
When John C. Fremont “discovered” Lake Tahoe in 1844, he was really a bit late to the party. Native Americans, specifically ancestors of the Washoe Tribe, had him beat by close to 10,000 years, and probably more. The lake was the center of the Washoe world for centuries providing a bounty of different foods to […]
My Favorite Hikes in South Lake Tahoe – A Local’s Guide
As a Tahoe South local, guest blogger Jenn Gleckman shares two of her favorite Lake Tahoe hikes: Mt Tallac at sunrise and the Velma Lakes Loop.
Getting Around Tahoe
Welcome to Tahoe, where fun times are waiting and the traffic doesn’t matter – or it shouldn’t. Sure it can be bothersome at times, but this town has grown and adapted with the seasonal congestion in mind. When traffic conditions are less than ideal, the good news is that you can still make your perfect […]
The 7 Most Majestic Sites Along California Highway 89
If you’re zooming down California Highway 89 without making any stops along the way, you’re missing out big time. Beginning just south of Lake Tahoe and stretching all the way up to Mount Shasta, this iconic highway is nearly 250 miles of California splendor, making for one heck of a road trip. From impressive lakes […]
Action Water Sports on Lake Tahoe
Action Water Sports and Getting Out, On, and In Lake Tahoe You came to Lake Tahoe to enjoy Lake Tahoe and all the water sports it has to offer. So how do you get out and explore those beautiful, blue waters? Don’t worry, you have options, lots of options, discovering North America’s second deepest lake […]
Lake Tahoe Boat Cruise
If you’re visiting, you need to make it count by getting up close and personal with the lake and getting out on a Tahoe boat. There’s a reason that Lake Tahoe is known as the Jewel of the Sierras, and if you want to find out why for yourself then you’ve got to be in […]
Happy Hour Steals & Daily Deals
Whoever decided that the typical happy hour would in fact be closer to two or three hours, I tip my hat to you. We’re all running on Tahoe Time, so the extra long ‘hour’ helps. Not sure how every joint unanimously agreed to that one, but it’s probably because this recipe for success needs no […]
How to Enjoy Lake Tahoe if you Only Have One Day
With its sparkling summer shorelines and world-class skiing, it’s no wonder that more than 3.5 million people flock to Lake Tahoe each year. Most visitors stay for a weekend or extended vacation, but the area has plenty to offer for day trippers too – whether you’re just passing through, have some extra time between […]
Day Tripping from Tahoe South & Beyond
It’s no secret that Lake Tahoe is the place to be for thrilling, year-round outdoor excursions. It’s an adventurer’s dream come true – enthralling mountains form a lakeside playground yielding a recipe for endless entertainment – you know this. What you may not know is just how much more Tahoe South and the surrounding areas […]
Holiday shopping in Tahoe South
Looking for holiday shopping in South Lake Tahoe? Whether in town or just a click away, we've got recommendations to fit everyone on your "nice" list.
The Tahoe South Skateboarding Scene
When searching for adventure in South Lake Tahoe, there are many ways to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Skateboarding and longboarding will provide you with a fun and active way to get out and see what South Lake Tahoe has to offer. Both indoor and outdoor options allow you to keep skateboarding even when mother nature […]
Lake Tahoe: Summer Fun
Summer at Lake Tahoe means many locals play "tour guide" for visiting friends and family. Guest blogger Cristen Filburn shares two of her favorite places.
Lake Tahoe Waterfalls: Cascade Falls
Early summer is the perfect time to see the waterfalls around Lake Tahoe due to melting snow. Guest blogger Cristen Filburn shares her favorite, Cascade Falls.
Lake Tahoe Boat Tours
Relax and enjoy a Lake Tahoe boat cruise as you experience the grandeur of America's largest alpine lake.
Aerial views of Lake Tahoe
The aerial footage of "Lake Tahoe," captures the beauty of winter's snow, the deep blue colors of the lake, and the scale of the mountains that we call home - and all in under three minutes.
AMGEN Tour of California Women’s Race: Where to watch at Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe’s geography and views offer plenty for spectators as top cyclists compete in Stage 1 of the AMGEN Tour of California Women’s Race, May 19, 2016.
Traveling to Lake Tahoe Under Current Road Conditions
Please see Driving to Tahoe South, Current Road Conditions, Hwy 50 and NV Roads Please visit http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/ for up to date road conditions The following information is from 2016 The Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority is working with California Department of Transportation and Nevada Department of Transportation to communicate current road situations that have impacted travel to/from […]
Shopping in Tahoe South
Shopping in South Lake Tahoe doesn’t mean you have to take a break from your vacation - pick up something local and unique for everyone on your holiday list at any of our locally-owned shops.
TAHOE: A Visual History
Lake Tahoe has inspired countless artists over the last two centuries, and the Nevada Museum of Art has gathered an extensive collection of Lake Tahoe artwork into the first major art exhibition dedicated to Lake Tahoe and the surrounding Sierra Nevada region.
Welcome to #teamwinter
Tahoe South is awesome year-round, but most of us fall into one of two camps: Summer or Winter. Welcome to #teamwinter.
8 Songs That Were Surely Written About Lake Tahoe
With the help of my friends on the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe Facebook page, I was able to compile this rocking list of 8 jammers that are sure to have you daydreaming of the crystal-clear waters and captivating beauty of Lake Tahoe. I hope you enjoy listening to them as much as I did!
The Tahoe: Cruise your way into an awesome night!
The Tahoe has been cruising on Lake Tahoe since 1950. A fully restored wood cruiser, The Tahoe offers public cruises to Thunderbird Lodge, and private charters all around Lake Tahoe.
Sunrise and sunset in South Lake Tahoe
There's something about how the sun travels across the sky each day that continually awes us. We simply love pictures of sunrise and sunset over Lake Tahoe.
5 things I’m missing about Tahoe South from the other side of the world
Guest blogger Clark Vandeventer is in Thailand for three months, and he shares what he misses about South Lake Tahoe while he and his family are away.
Tour de Tahoe – Bike Big Blue
Early September finds me less interested in my mountain bike and more intent on putting some mileage on the road bike in the 72-mile Lake Tahoe shoreline Tour de Tahoe – Bike Big Blue.
Race the Lake of the Sky – a family-fun Lake Tahoe event!
The annual Race the Lake of the Sky draws standup paddle boarders and spectators for a family-friendly, one-of-a-kind Lake Tahoe event!
Fuel for the Ride: Camp Richardson’s General Store
Before setting off on a bicycle or hiking adventure, stop at Camp Richardson's General Store to get your fill of fuel and nourishment before the big day ahead.
Get Up, Stand Up – Tahoe
Welcome to the Race of the Lake of the Sky. This paddleboard race event is the vision of South Tahoe Standup Paddle and their hard work has turned this vision into a reality.
Beaching it in Tahoe South
Cool mountain air, miles of sandy (yes, real sand) beach and a crystal blue lake that goes for miles — you've reached the shores of Tahoe South. Now what?
Capturing your magic Tahoe wedding moments
When you choose beautiful South Lake Tahoe for your wedding ceremony and reception, you have already set the stage for a memorable event.
Something Blue Lake Tahoe Bridal Show
If you’re planning a wedding, there are few locations that rival Lake Tahoe.
What does the “Best Lake in America” mean to you?
I’ve lived here all my life and this view still takes my breath away.
Fall climbing in Tahoe
I’m so thrilled to have my friend Ann Raber in town. Ann had been talking about visiting Tahoe for ages, ever since she sold all her stuff and decided to go on a never-ending climbing trip.
Top five: Dining with your dog Tahoe-style
I mostly cook, but every once in a while, I want to meet friends out for a bite to eat after a hike with my dog (Jersey).
Play Truth or Dare – chance to win a stay in Tahoe South
Ah, summer. A time of road trips, bonfires and warm nights playing Truth or Dare.
Motorcycle day ride adventures from Lake Tahoe
As local moto-heads the one thing we love about motorcycle riding in the greater Lake Tahoe area is the variety of roads. When you’re staying in South Lake Tahoe you’ll have the option to ride roads offering lazy sweepers, exciting twisties or the straightaway of Hwy 395.
Everything You Need to Know about Camp Richardson Marina in Tahoe
If you’re heading to Camp Richardson for Memorial Day weekend, here’s everything you need to know about the marina for your visit.
Hiking Desolation Wilderness – Dick’s Lake
Lake Tahoe's hiking season has begun, and nearby Desolation Wilderness is a perfect choice for a day hike or overnight backpacking trip.
What I love about spring in South Lake Tahoe
Springtime brings a lot of new activities and recreation to the area. It's perhaps the most beautiful time to see all of the waterfalls come to life.
My New Year’s promise – rediscover Tahoe
My 2012 New Year's resolutions include hooking up the RV to my jeep and heading for South Lake Tahoe!
Road Trip Day 2 – South Lake Tahoe
On Day 1 of our Road Trip we stayed at the MontBleu Resort Pool Party until the early hours of the morning which made getting up for a day full of activities on Day 2 quite the challenge.
Why I love to run in South Lake Tahoe
There are many great trails for running in South Lake Tahoe, and guest blogger Julie Armbrecht shares her love of the Tahoe Rim Trail.
Weddings in South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe has a rich and romantic history as a wedding destination. The area’s first wedding chapel opened in 1973.
Lake Tahoe photo shoot with Road Bike Magazine
On July 14th, I had the opportunity to guide a cycling photo shoot of Lake Tahoe for German magazine, RoadBike.
Know Your Forest: Lake Tahoe Trees
When describing the nature of Lake Tahoe, one of the things I am asked most often is, “What kind of trees are these?”
America’s Favorite Place: The Top Five Spots
Topping the list of finalists for "Good Morning America's" favorite place in America, no surprise to us, is Lake Tahoe!
Emerald Bay Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe’s crown jewel – an oasis of shimmering greens, turquoise and blues against a strikingly beautiful mountain backdrop on the Lake’s west shore – this is Emerald Bay. Due to Lake Tahoe’s incredible clarity and depth, the colors of the lake are surreal, and Emerald Bay is the perfect place […]
Weekend Road Trips in California
Easy Weekend Road Trips in California You’ve got mere days to getaway. Where do you go that’s a short drive, extraordinarily picturesque and packed with activities? Lake Tahoe! When searching for California road trip destinations, tempting Tahoe leaps to the top of the list. If you live in the Bay Area, it’s only 3.5 […]
Lake Tahoe, Upstate California und darüber hinaus: Road Trip Reiseroute
Lake Tahoe, Upstate California und darüber hinaus: Road Trip Reiseroute Vom Stadtleben über das Leben am See bis hin zu kleinen Städtchen und großen Wäldern bietet der Bundesstaat Kalifornien den Besuchern das Beste aus vielen Welten. Kalifornien ist der drittgrößte US-Bundesstaat. In dieser Reiseroute werden wir Sie durch einige der nördlichsten Highlights führen. STAATEN: Kalifornien, […]
7 Ways to Keep Safe While Outdoors
Warm weather is arriving… even if it’s in spurts. We can see the light at the end of the tunnel as restrictions begin to ease a bit. Does that mean everything is fully open & gung-ho? Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our lives. But luckily, the folks at Leave No Trace have created a […]
What to see in California
What to See in California When You Think You’ve Seen It All Asphalt rolls before your hood like a red carpet awaiting your vehicle’s strut. Star-studded sights line the road, while hidden gems wait demurely for your attention. Clamoring for some more offbeat road trip destinations? Our vast state has a surprise or two in […]
Where to go in California
California is an expansive state filled things to do and places to see. But ask people who have visited from around the globe, and you may get the same response from most: Lake Tahoe is the ultimate California getaway. Myriad activities, sights, dining, and learning opportunities are found during a visit to Tahoe. Mild temperatures, […]
What to do in California
What to do in California When You Need to Get Out of the City “Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” — Jack Kerouac As Kerouac knew, life in the city can feel stifling. Thankfully, there’s no shortage of things to do in California. Read on for some […]
Things to See in California
Our Top 10 Best Things to See in California When You’ve Got that Travel Itch Visiting all of the epic sights and activities the vast state of California has to offer can be a lengthy adventure. It’s a big state, nearly a country in itself. Best way to see it all? Break it up! Traversing […]
Things to do in Northern California
5 Top Things to Do in Northern California Wanderlust has overtaken you. The road is calling. But where to go? So many sights and activities exist right in Californians’ backyards, just pack up the car and head for the highway to these top things to do in northern California. Yosemite National Park Mother Nature’s […]
The Best Las Vegas to Lake Tahoe Road Trip
Vegas temps are smoldering, and Lake Tahoe’s refreshing turquoise waters are beckoning. It’s time to hop in the car, crank the AC and hit Interstate 95 for a Las Vegas to Lake Tahoe road trip! Really, why deal with the airport when you can adventure on the road? Choose the fun of a Las […]
Family Kid Friendly Road Trip
Family Caravan / Road Trip to Tahoe South Summer Fun 2020 Blog If you’re an adventurous family ready to get back in the groove and experience a safe, healthy, and fun summer pack your outdoor clothing and gear, load up the cooler, click the family into their seatbelts and program the GPS and head to […]
And Upstate Itinerary For California Road Trip Ideas
Lake Tahoe and Beyond: California Road Trip Ideas and an Upstate Itinerary From city life to lake life and small towns to big forests, upstate California offers visitors the best of many worlds. California is the third-largest U.S. state, so we have plenty of California road trip ideas. In this itinerary, we’ll break down a […]
Tahoe South Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Lake Tahoe is a national treasure, because it’s one of the world’s largest, deepest, and clearest mountain lakes. Lake Tahoe is 22 miles long, 11 miles wide and the lake is in a 501-square-mile watershed. The communities surrounding Lake Tahoe have grown up because of the protection of its […]
Seasonal Tahoe Events
Seasons Bring Out the Fun in Tahoe Events The beauty of Lake Tahoe is not only in its almost unbelievably clear blue waters, its dramatic mountains or pristine beaches—it’s also in its up-for-anything, all-year-round attitude. There’s always something going on in Lake Tahoe, no matter the season, and that’s what keeps people coming back for […]
太浩湖 太浩湖位於美國加州和內華達州邊界，高6225英尺(1897公尺)雄偉的內華達高山脈上，普遍被認為是世界上最美麗的地方之一。這個大自然賜予的美景全年為遊客提供了高海拔地區一流的戶外娛樂體驗和無限景觀享受。 太浩湖是北美最大的高山湖泊，它因其清澈透明的湖水和壯麗的風景而聞名。太浩湖的翡翠灣是全世界遊客最常前去拍攝取景的地點之一。 南太浩湖是太浩湖地區最大的小鎮，其中約有75%的住宿都遍佈在湖周圍，此處提供遊客各式各樣的餐飲、購物、娛樂選項。 一個全年都適合旅遊的地方 在太浩湖地區，眾多的夏季活動可供遊客選擇。其中包括徒步旅行、釣魚、山野自行車、攀岩和騎馬。您還可以在太浩湖地區體驗極度高爾夫球，高海拔地段是其一大特色。太浩湖南部的長沙灘讓人聯想起海濱美景，為全家出遊提供了無限樂趣。在這裡還可以體驗到各式各樣的水上運動，包括動力船、帆船、水上拖曳傘、水上摩托車、划艇、單槳衝浪、花式滑水、各式滑水、或於密西西比輪船上欣賞美景、還有水肺潛水。 在冬天，太浩湖是15家世界級的滑雪度假村的所在地，各式各樣的滑雪地形既是專家級滑雪者也是初學者的最佳選擇，每個滑雪度假村之間僅有一個小時車程之隔。所有度假村都有優秀的單雙板滑雪學校，且都提供雪具出租。在太浩湖南部的三大滑雪度假村分別是：天堂高山滑雪度假村(Heavenly Mountain Resort)、柯克伍德高山度假村(Kirkwood Mountain Resort)，以及太浩湖高山脈度假村(Sierra-at-Tahoe)。天堂高山度假村是太浩湖海拔最高的雪場，也是全美最傑出的雪場之一，在這裡既可以眺望太浩湖極致的湖光景色，也可以看到內華達州卡森谷令人驚歎的美景。對於不滑雪的遊客，這裡也有雪地摩托車、極地賽車、滑冰、狗拉雪橇、越野滑雪、踏雪健行、雪駕車供您選擇。對於喜愛釣魚的旅客而言，冰上釣魚是整個冬天最快樂的事了。 此外，太浩湖，作為世界上最獨特的地方之一，每年都會有大批情侶選擇在此舉辦婚禮，或在這裡享受甜蜜的蜜月假期。 住宿 太浩湖的住宿選擇多樣。其中包括賭場酒店、四星及五星級酒店、度假村、汽車旅館、住宿加早餐的家庭旅館、小木屋、度假出租屋、友善寵物的住所、露營車園區和露營地。很多住宿地都是位於湖岸線，坐享白色沙灘帶來的自然美景。無論您是單一出行還是更多人數的旅行團，在太浩湖都可以找到適合個人或者團隊的住宿選擇。 美食 一旦入住後，遊客便可以享受各式美食，不管是美味的漢堡或是美食披薩。用餐地點和環境各有不同，從海濱餐廳、酒吧到各式自助餐，友善的家庭式餐館也是當地頗具特色的選擇。 娛樂 太浩湖的娛樂項目是無與倫比的，其範圍包含了藝術及文化活動，不管在瓦爾哈拉殿堂還是哈威斯戶外夏季音樂會系列，前來于此的明星也有很多，像Elton John，Lady Gaga及Bruno Mars。在這裡，一年四季都有各類音樂節在此舉辦。例如冬天的SnowGlobe音樂節。南太浩湖賭場可以提供如同在拉斯維加斯所期待的一切，唯一區別是，您位於一個接近群山環繞的環境。這裡的賭場遊戲包括：擲骰子、輪盤賭、二十一點、撲克和老虎機，讓您體驗這值得回憶的美妙夜晚。 如何抵達 太浩湖位於加州和內華達州之間的州際線上。國際門戶包括舊金山、沙加緬度、雷諾、洛杉磯和拉斯維加斯。駕車從舊金山國際機場前往太浩湖需要3.5小時，從沙加緬度國際機場則需要2個小時，從雷諾太浩湖國際機場則需1個小時。雷諾太浩湖國際機場到太浩湖之間每天提供多班穿梭巴士服務，而其他機場需要租車自駕或在雷諾轉機抵達於此。 當遊客來到太浩湖，您會發現，太浩湖可以呈現給您萬千風情！ 點擊您的國家國旗，查看我們尊貴的合作夥伴提供的特殊Lake Tahoe優惠和套餐：
Six Great RV Campgrounds in South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe is a majestic playground abundant in natural beauty with plenty of things to do. It offers a range of accommodation options. For those who want to camp in one of the numerous RV parks around the area, here are six profiles of some great RV campgrounds in Tahoe South. There are also plenty […]
Top 7 Motorcycle Rides in South Lake Tahoe
As someone who has been riding South Lake Tahoe for more than 25 years, I know a thing or two about what makes this such a great place to see from your bike. Below are my top seven motorcycle rides in South Lake Tahoe. Ride 1: Around Beautiful Lake Tahoe Length: approximately 80 miles round trip […]
Lake Tahoe Located 6,225 feet (1,897 m) atop the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range in the western United States on the California and Nevada border, Lake Tahoe is widely considered one of the most beautiful places in the world. This natural treasure offers the ultimate high-country experience with superb outdoor recreation and magnificent scenery throughout […]
EXPLORE LAKE TAHOE WITH GOOGLE TREKKER The South Shore offers explorers 200+ miles of trails with varying levels of difficulty to hike, run and bike. Through a partnership with Google, the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority (Tahoe South) secured the Google Trekker to showcase a range of hikes so adventurers of any ability can plan accordingly. […]
Oktoberfest at Camp Richardson
Oktoberfest at Lake Tahoe is in its 24th year at Camp Richardson Historic Resort and Marina. Camp Richardson’s Oktoberfest in South Lake Tahoe is unique because of the large variety of entertaining, family-friendly activities to choose from—and the event is free! Oktoberfest activities include German food and desserts, an owner and dog dress up contest, […]
SnowGlobe Music Festival
The SnowGlobe Music Festival is three days of celebration combining the world’s best musicians with the world’s best snow conditions for a one-of-a-kind experience of music in the mountains. SnowGlobe takes place in December leading up to New Years Eve as the final night of celebration. There are multiple stages showcasing world-class musicians during […]
Fireworks at Lake Tahoe
Update: The annual award-winning Fourth of July “Lights of the Lake” display has been canceled to follow safety measures for large-scale events. The Tahoe Douglas Visitors Authority, the fireworks sponsor, will not have a Labor Day display later this summer. _____________________________________________________________________________ Lake Tahoe is a popular destination for 4th of July with sandy beaches, hotel […]
Amgen TOC Women’s Race
Stage 1 of the Amgen Breakaway From Heart Disease Women’s Race Empowered by SRAM will complete a full clockwise 72-mile loop of Lake Tahoe, just like the first stage in 2015. The high-altitude route will feature an early Queen of the Mountain climb at Emerald Bay on the West Shore before reaching North Lake Tahoe […]
ทะเลสาบทาโฮ ทะเลสาบทาโฮ (Lake Tahoe) อยู่ที่ความสูง 6,225 ฟุต (1,897 เมตร) เหนือเทือกเขาเซียร์ราเนวาดาในทางตะวันตกของสหรัฐอเมริกาซึ่งอยู่ระหว่างเขตแดนรัฐแคลิฟอร์เนียและรัฐเนวาดา มันเป็นที่รู้จักอย่างแพร่หลายในฐานะที่เป็นหนึ่งในสถานที่ที่งดงามที่สุดในโลก สมบัติแห่งธรรมชาติแห่งนี้จะนำเสนอประสบการณ์ชนบทในพื้นที่สูงสุด พร้อมกิจกรรมกลางแจ้งที่ยอดเยี่ยมและทัศนียภาพอันงดงามตลอดทั้งปีให้กับคุณ ทะเลสาบทาโฮเป็นทะเลสาบอัลไพน์ที่ใหญ่ที่สุดในทวีปอเมริกาเหนือ และน้ำทะเลสาบอันใสสะอาดและทิวทัศน์อันงดงามของมันก็เป็นที่รู้จักในกลุ่มชน อ่าวมรกต (Emerald Bay) ของทะเลสาบทาโฮเป็นหนึ่งในสถานที่ที่ได้รับการถ่ายภาพมากที่สุดในโลก เมืองทะเลสาบทาโฮใต้ (South Lake Tahoe) เป็นเมืองที่ใหญ่ที่สุดที่ทะเลสาบทาโฮ และประมาณ 75% ของที่พักทั้งหมดในเมืองนี้ตั้งอยู่รอบทะเลสาบ ซึ่งก็หมายความว่ามันจะนำเสนอตัวเลือกจำนวนมากในการรับประทานอาหาร ชอปปิงและความบันเทิงให้กับคุณได้อีกด้วย สถานที่ปลายทางตลอดปี กิจกรรมฤดูร้อนที่ทะเลสาบทาโฮนั้นประกอบไปด้วยการเดินป่า ตกปลา ปั่นจักรยานบนภูเขา ปีนหน้าผาและขี่ม้า ทะเลสาบทาโฮยังประกอบไปด้วยสนามกอล์ฟอันโดดเด่น ที่ซึ่งนักกอล์ฟทั้งหลายจะสามารถเพลิดเพลินไปกับข้อดีของการเล่นบนตำแหน่งที่เล่นระดับสูง หาดทรายยาวที่ชายฝั่งทางใต้ของทะเลสาบทาโฮยังสามารถทำให้คุณนึกถึงชายทะเลริมมหาสมุทรได้อีกด้วย และมันจะเป็นสถานที่ที่มอบความสนุกให้กับผู้คนได้ทั้งครอบครัว มีตัวเลือกกีฬาทางน้ำจำนวนมาก ซึ่งรวมไปถึงการแล่นเรือยนต์ การแล่นเรือใบ พาราเซล เจ็ตสกี การพายเรือคายัก การพายเรือบนกระดาน เวกบอร์ด สกีน้ำ การนั่งเรือใบจักรมิสซิสซิปปีของจริงอันแสนงดงาม หรือแม้แต่การดำน้ำลึก ในฤดูหนาว ทะเลสาบทาโฮนั้นต้อนรับสกีรีสอร์ตระดับโลก 15 แห่ง ซึ่งนำเสนอตัวเลือกภูมิประเทศจำนวนมากสำหรับทั้งผู้เชี่ยวชาญและผู้เริ่มต้น ทั้งหมดนี้อยู่ในระยะทางขับรถเพียงหนึ่งชั่วโมงระหว่างแต่ละสถานที่ […]
Tours: Around Tahoe Tours with Mr. Tahoe Darin Talbot Learn all the stories, legends, folklore, stats, landmarks, beaches, movies, and secret spots of America’s most beautiful and treasured lake. Borges Family Sleigh and Carriage Rides Old fashioned sleigh rides in antique European Sleighs in winter and carriage rides in Visa-a-Vie Carriages in summer. Camp Richardson Corral Scenic […]
Lake Tahoe Situato a 1,897 metri sulla cima delle magnifica catena montuosa della Sierra Nevada, che si erge sul lato ovest degli Stati Uniti al confine tra California e Nevada, Lake Tahoe è considerato uno dei luoghi più belli del mondo. Un tesoro naturale che offre ai suoi visitatori infinite emozioni con tanto divertimento all’aria […]
Bijou Bike Park Bijou Community Park A mile off Hwy 50 is Bijou Community Park with playground, group picnic shelters, bandstand/gazebo, fitness trail, horseshoe pits, game court area, sand volleyball courts, skateboard park (helmets and pads required), 27-hole disc golf course Bijou Dog Park Located within Bijou Community Park, our new dog park will feature […]
Lake Tahoe offers family adventures and activities on land, water and in the sky. On the land families can take a hike or bicycle in untouched nature with spectacular views of Lake Tahoe and visit gushing waterfalls. On the water families can enjoy a scenic sightseeing cruise to Emerald Bay aboard an authentic Mississippi Paddlewheeler. […]
Lake Tahoe Tours
Lake Tahoe Tours and Activities Please visit www.tahoesouth.com/thing-to-do/tours for more updated Tours & Attractions Adventure Mountain Lake Tahoe Adventure Mountain offers groomed sledding hills and snow play areas, groomed sledding runs for children and adults, plowed parking, and marked trails for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Adventure Peak at Heavenly Mountain Resort (Winter) Adventurette Tour Agency Turning ordinary […]
Locations & Facilities
A Wedding Ceremony from the Heart Providing one of the finest ceremonies available at Lake Tahoe. Elope with a simple ceremony or have the wedding of your dreams. Year round indoor & outdoor locations available. Rev. JB McIntyre is licensed in California and Nevada. Almost Home Group Retreats Designed for groups of 2-160 people. Mountain […]
Lake Tahoe Der Lake Tahoe liegt an der Grenze zwischen den beiden westlichen US-Bundesstaaten Kalifornien und Nevada. Mit seiner Lage in 1.897 Metern Höhe vor der majestätischen Bergkulisse der Sierra Nevada gilt er als einer der schönsten Orte der Welt. Dieses Naturjuwel bietet das ganze Jahr über ultimative Bergabenteuer und erstklassige Erholungsangebote im Freien inmitten […]
Lake Tahoe Situé à 1 897 mètres d’altitude, au sommet de la majestueuse chaîne de montagnes Sierra Nevada dans l’Ouest américain, à cheval entre la Californie et le Nevada, Lake Tahoe est réputé pour être l’un des plus beaux endroits au monde. Ce trésor naturel regorge d’activités de plein air et de magnifiques paysages à […]
레이크 타호 레이크 타호는 미서부 캘리포니아 주에 위치한 해발 1,897m 높이의 시에라 네바다 산맥 (Sierra Nevada) 기슭과 네바다 주 경계 지역에 인접해 있는 거대한 호수로 세계에서 가장 아름다운 호수 중 하나로 손꼽히는 관광 명소입니다. 이 곳에선 일년 내내 최고의 경관을 감상할 수 있으며, 고지대에서 경험할 수 있는 다양한 야외 활동도 만끽하실 수 도 있습니다. […]
Lake Tahoe Situado a 1897 metros de altitude nas montanhas de Serra Nevada no oeste dos Estados Unidos, na fronteira entre a Califórnia e Nevada, Lake Tahoe é conhecido como uma das maravilhas do mundo. Esse tesouro nacional oferece a principal experiência montanhosa com incrível diversão ao ar livre e paisagens magníficas durante todo o […]
Lake Tahoe Situado a 1.897 m en lo alto de la majestuosa cordillera de Sierra Nevada en el oeste de los Estados Unidos, en la frontera entre California y Nevada, Lake Tahoe es ampliamente considerado como uno de los lugares más bellos del mundo. Este tesoro natural ofrece la mejor experiencia de recreación al aire […]
New York to Tahoe: Direct Flights to America’s Top Resorts
Fly to Lake Tahoe from New York Have you heard? Now the perfect time to stay, play and book a direct flight to Reno-Tahoe from New York. There are currently some amazing deals, with packages for accommodations at Lake Tahoe area hotels, resorts, casinos, cabins and more. Fly nonstop direct from JFK to Reno-Tahoe International […]
Things to Do in California
Here are some of the most fun things to do in California! Beach Time California invented beach culture and one of the most fun things to do in California is to pack up your family and water toys, load your cooler with goodies, and head for the beach. Tahoe South has your beach visit covered […]