5 Winter Activities in South Lake Tahoe Beyond Skiing and Snowboarding
Located in the stunning Sierra Nevada mountain range, South Lake Tahoe is a hot spot for cold weather sports. While skiing and snowboarding are the go-to activities in this outdoorsy town, there are countless other ways to spend a day on the slopes. Here at Expedia Viewfinder, we’re always up for different types of adventures […]
Lake Tahoe Boat Rentals
As the largest alpine lake in the United States, and the second deepest after Crater Lake in Oregon, Lake Tahoe attracts visitors from all over the world to explore her seemingly impossible crystal clear waters. In fact, in 2018, the average clarity of the lake climbed to an astounding 70.9 feet (and clarity is still […]
Lake Tahoe Winter Recreation
Ski, snowboard, ice skate and enjoy all the Lake Tahoe winter activities! Celebrate the snow and enjoy Lake Tahoe winter by skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling or ice skating this season in Tahoe South. Here’s our guide to Lake Tahoe winter activities to enjoy the Tahoe snow. Lake Tahoe winter skiing is world-class Lake Tahoe has […]
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 […]
Heavenly Happenings For The Holidays – Fun Activities For All
South Lake Tahoe puts the “après” in holiday fun. Christmas lights adorn the shops and decorations are festooned all around the town. There’s so much to do during Heavenly Holidays, you might have to extend your trip to fit it all in. Here’s a glimpse into different types of activities you can enjoy. For The […]
Fall Fish Fest is family fun!
Celebrate the annual fall migration of the Kokanee salmon during the Fall Fish Fest - the first weekend in October at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center in South Lake Tahoe.
Easter Activities in South Lake Tahoe
How to enjoy Easter Weekend at Lake Tahoe, with Special Events, Easter egg hunts and mimosas at brunch.
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 […]
Ideas for Tahoe Family Adventures
Adventures in land, water and sky for Families visiting South Lake Tahoe. If you’re looking for a trip that will provide an excellent experience for the entire family, come to Lake Tahoe. Tahoe South sets itself apart as a joyous family vacation destination, with activities that pack plenty of fun for kids and parents alike. […]
Kid-friendly Free Activities in South Lake Tahoe
The South Lake Tahoe Library offers activities perfect for the youngest members of your family - and the best part is they’re free!
Family fun at the Lake in the Sky air show
The annual Lake in the Sky Air Show is a fun, family-friendly event that features plenty of planes, pancakes, and participation!
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!
Biking for Family Fun – on and off mountain
Teach your kids to love the outdoors now and they’ll appreciate it for a lifetime.
Memorial Day summer activities in Tahoe
Whether you’re ready for the beach, boat, golf course or casino entertainment, Memorial Day weekend kicks off summer in South Lake Tahoe in a big way.
Escape the frosty Tahoe South air with a Hot Springs day trip
Winter has arrived with a bang in Tahoe South, as snow blankets the Sierra peaks and laces through the pine trees. While the winter wonderland playground offers an abundance of activities, sometimes a luxuriously relaxing experience is needed. The Tahoe Basin is home to a number of popular Hot Springs, providing nourishing health and care […]
Memorial Day Openings around Tahoe South
Planning a visit to Lake Tahoe for the Memorial Day holiday? Perfect timing – there will be plenty of activities to enjoy all weekend long!
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! […]
Ski California Safety Day In Lake Tahoe
The sun shining on your face. The serenity of gliding down a mountain. There’s nothing like skiing or snowboarding in Lake Tahoe. The snow comes in feet, it feels warm, and most of all, there’s so much to do after you’re done skiing. And that’s only a few of the reasons why we find this […]
5 Amazing Places To Go Snow Tubing in Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe is known for two things in the winter – snow, lots of it & sunshine, nearly 300 days annually. But what if you don’t know how to ski yet still want to embrace winter? You can, of course, get lessons at one of our three world-class ski resorts but there are so many […]
Where to go ice skating and sledding in Tahoe South
Unofficial Tahoe Ambassador and guest blogger Clark Vandeventer shares a quick introduction to some sledding and ice skating spots you can enjoy visiting South Lake Tahoe.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Breaking Down The Lake Tahoe Hotel Scene
When it comes to a destination that embraces ALL four seasons, Lake Tahoe is at a different level. Visitors flock here to play golf, mountain bike, sunbathe on the beaches, or ski & snowboard the snow-covered slopes. No matter when you come or who you are, after a full day of adventure, you need a […]
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 […]
Halloween in South Lake Tahoe
From trick-or-treating with the kids to adults-only costumed entertainment, no other holiday lets you indulge your inner devil (or clown, princess, robot...) quite like Halloween. Celebrate Halloween in South Lake Tahoe at any number of family-friendly (or downright frightful!) events!
Why September is a Great Month to Visit Tahoe South
If you are still in Lake Tahoe congratulations – you’ve just about made it through another hectic summer season. If you are just visiting now, you must be a seasoned traveler, and you’ve made the wise choice to visit during September, aka the best time of year in Tahoe. As fall approaches and summer fades […]
Lake Tahoe Fall Colors
It's beginning to look a lot like autumn! The air is crisper, mornings have been cooler, and it is definitely feeling like fall in the Lake Tahoe Basin.
Eat, play and celebrate: Labor Day at Lake Tahoe
Labor Day may signify the end of summer for many, but for winter diehards, it’s one more noteworthy milestone toward our favorite time of year. Instead of mourning the changing season, I’m eagerly storing away the white clothes and looking forward to the start of the ski season. But before then, I’m going to enjoy the […]
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 […]
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.
Biggest Weekend of Summer Fun in Lake Tahoe is Happening Now!
We know what you’re thinking… as Coop from Lake Tahoe TV says in his weather report “slow ‘yer roll!” Well, the weekend of June 1st is packed with more summer fun & adventure than you can imagine. From ye olde festivals to the most beautiful bike ride & even enjoying a frosty pint of craft […]
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 […]
Take in All of Tahoe This May
May is when the many various parts of Tahoe come alive again. It’s a time where you can experience all four seasons in just one month, convenient to enjoy each of your favorite outdoor activities. What this really means is that not only can we now enjoy this vast outdoor playground again, but even our […]
What to do with Fido When Visiting Lake Tahoe
Vacations are all about relaxing and bringing your four-legged family members along to enjoy the mountains as well. The hardest decisions should be which beach to go to in the summer or which ski resort to hit up in the winter. Unfortunately, sometimes Fido can’t join in on all the fun. What to do then? […]
It Is Not Just Us That Thinks Tahoe Is The Best For A Winter Vacation
Towering snow-covered peaks, ice-free waters of Lake Tahoe and ample amounts of sunshine… there really isn’t a better place for a winter vacation. Sure, we can tell you why we think so, but why not let the pros give you the scoop. Here’s a sampling of the latest accolades we’ve gotten that really showcase why […]
It’s the Most Wonderful Time in Tahoe South
From the first snowfall through the start of the New Year, Lake Tahoe is truly a special place to be. You might argue that this is true at any time, whether you find yourself ankle deep in sand or snow, but the spirit of Tahoe really comes alive as we end the year with a […]
A tubular experience: Sledding in Tahoe South
I love the sweet thrill of speeding down the slopes. Let me guess: you’re probably thinking about making powder turns with your fancy skis or snowboard.
Heavenly Resort’s Epic Summer is Here!
The resort’s Epic Discovery Summer Season has kicked off and it is, well… epic! We’re spoiled by the incredible Heavenly winter ski season, it’s only fitting that we get an epic summer to match. Heavenly Resort’s Epic Discovery summer season is packed with exhilarating activities that’ll have you happy the snow is gone and stoked […]
Memorial Day Weekend in South Lake Tahoe
There is so much going on in and around Lake Tahoe Memorial Day weekend, you're going to have a fun time trying to fit it all in.
Edible Adventures with the Chefs of Tahoe South
While most visitors come to the Lake Tahoe Basin for the breathtaking sights and year-round recreational activities, there is also an edible adventure awaiting your palate here in South Lake Tahoe. We are a true hotspot for culinary talent ranging from award-winning restaurants to personal caterers ready to customize your dream dinner. Many professionals are […]
Three places to dine in South Lake Tahoe during California Restaurant Month
Tahoe is known for its year-round outdoor adventure heaven. But foodies can too rejoice in the South Lake Tahoe’s food scene. From sophisticated dining hot spots to creative food trucks, South Lake Tahoe has it all. Here are three places to try out if you are in South Lake Tahoe or planning a trip to […]
Virginia City isn’t an amusement park. It’s the real deal.
Virginia City, Nevada, offers a real glimpse to what life on the Comstock was all about. With its wooden boardwalk and historic landmarks, this easy day trip from South Lake Tahoe is fun and educational!
Dog Friendly Hotels and Places to Eat and Play with Your Dog
For any of you dog lovers who are interested in coming up to Tahoe but are afraid that you may have to leave your furry four-legged canine behind, look no further because Tahoe is indeed a dog loving town! Tahoe has beaches, restaurants, and dog friendly hotels to stay the night, making sure you and […]
5 Things To Do If You’re Under 21
5 things to do if you’re under 21 at South Lake Tahoe. As someone who has lived here their entire life here in Tahoe, there are times when I gotta figure out what to do with my day. If you’re someone who happens to be under 21 years old, it can be tricky finding things […]
Genoa Candy Dance
Every year on the last weekend of September, the town of Genoa hosts their annual Candy Dance Faire which offers over 300 craft and food vendors and draws thousands of people to this small town in Nevada during the two-day event.
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.
Five campsites in Tahoe South
The smell of campfire at night and fresh brewed coffee in the morning, coupled with the thrill of outdoor adventure always gets me excited.
Rock Tahoe Half Marathon
Lake Tahoe is known for its beautiful views, outdoor activities, and enthusiastic spirit – and the Rock Tahoe Half Marathon on June 18 is a great way to experience all three of these at once.
Lake Tahoe two ways
Lake Tahoe has a huge variety of activities for any budget or interests, from a lunch cruise to hiking to beach time, all with a spectacular lake view.
Weekend plans: What to do in South Lake Tahoe
Looking for what to do in Tahoe this weekend? From adventure films to Santa to comedy, we have a few ideas. Did we say Santa?
Getting Away Together: South Lake Tahoe
Planning a visit to South Lake Tahoe this winter? Check out Getting Away Together - South Lake Tahoe for ideas on activities for groups of all sizes!
Red Carpet opening celebration – The Landing Resort & Spa
Guest blogger Katie Baumruck gets all dressed up for the grand opening celebration of South Lake Tahoe’s newest luxury resort – The Landing Resort and Spa.
Heavenly Holidays make Tahoe South a magical holiday experience
Heavenly Holidays begins on December 20 and runs through December 31. Don't miss this family-friendly entertainment right in the heart of Tahoe South leading up to the new year!
Tahoe South holiday tree lightings
Make your own family holiday memories at one (or all) of South Lake Tahoe's local holiday tree lightings this weekend. Don't forget your camera for photos with Santa!
Fall fun in South Lake Tahoe
Fall in Lake Tahoe has a special energy to it, one created by the sound of the aspen leaves beginning to turn orange and rattling in a cooler, gentle breeze. The first weekend of October, Tahoe South plays host to a trail run, Kokanee salmon festival, and of course, Oktoberfest.
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?
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.
Sierra Recon shenanigans
Those who know me know that I’m not one to sign up for organized races. I’m not that type of competitive, preferring to challenge myself in other ways, such as long backcountry tours or mountain bike rides.
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.
Powder to the People at Forest Suites Resort
Forest Suites Resort is just steps from the action, directly under the Heavenly Gondola and adjacent to the lively Heavenly Village. Experience all that Lake Tahoe has to offer, from Skiing and Snowboarding, to Ice Skating, Tubing and much more. Stay between January- April 2020 and take advantage of our 2nd Annual Powder to the People […]
Spring Loaded at the Ski-In Ski-Out Ridge Tahoe
Spring Loaded at the Ski-In Ski-Out Ridge Tahoe, 20% off with Promo code: SL2020 during Tahoe South’s Spring Loaded Event March 9 – April 5, 2020. BOOK NOW! Tahoe Ridge Resort has been making lifelong memories for guests for more than 35 years. As a new member of the Holiday Inn Club Vacations Incorporated resort […]
Spring Loaded Special 45% Off at Forest Suites Resort at Heavenly Village
45% off Best Available Rate during Tahoe South’s Spring Loaded event, March 9 – April 5, 2020! Book Now! Slopes and Sunshine are Calling! Lake Tahoe offers the best spring skiing in the country, with bluebird skies and mild temperatures. Enjoy the lowest rates and the finest conditions with our Spring Loaded Promotion. We’ve partnered […]
Save 20% on all Spring Loaded Stays with Hotel Azure
Save during Spring Loaded with Hotel Azure, March 9 – April 5, 2020. Receive a 20% discount when you use the SPRINGLOADED promo code. Book NOW! Hotel Azure is a tranquil mountain retreat nestled amongst towering Jeffery pines, across the street from the pristine shores of South Lake Tahoe, whose deep blue tone is reflected […]
Heavenly Holidays Family Festival
Heavenly Holidays Family Festival November 29th – December 31st, 2019: Holiday fun for children and adults alike. Daily tree lighting, Ice sculptures, Breakfast with Santa, meet your favorite Disney Characters, a holiday Ferris Wheel & Holiday Train, Ski Simulator, Live Music, Dance & Theater performances, the Village Rail Jam Series and A Rockin New Year’s […]
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 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. […]
Tours: Adventurette Tour Agency Turning ordinary occasions into extraordinary adventures. We plan adventure focused bachelorette parties, girls getaways and birthday trips to Tahoe. 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 wilderness horseback rides in […]
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 […]
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 […]
Arts & Culture
Back in the day, Native American tribes journeyed to Lake Tahoe to collect medicinal plans, fish the cool blue water, hunt, and gather materials for tools. By the late 19th century, Lake Tahoe mesmerized the wealthy San Franciscans who built large summer estates along the shores, entertaining the rich and famous. Gold and silver were […]
New Year’s Eve at Heavenly Lake Tahoe
Ringing in the New Year in South Lake Tahoe is always a memorable experience. One of the best places to celebrate the new year is at Heavenly Ski Resort for their Heavenly Holidays event with Christmas lights glowing and people gathered around the fire-pits. Experience South Lake Tahoe’s home away from home holiday celebrations at […]
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, […]
Fall Fish Fest Lake Tahoe
Celebrate the fall migration of the Kokanee salmon during the annual Fall Fish Fest at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center in South Lake Tahoe. Fall Fish Fest features children’s activities and educational and streamside programs offering fun for the entire family. The Festival is a family event encouraging participation by children and parents offering a […]
South Lake Tahoe Upcoming Events
Check out our South Lake Tahoe upcoming events Here at the lake, there’s no shortage of South Lake Tahoe upcoming events to keep your calendar full throughout the year. Whether you’re into golf, skiing, concerts , comedians and magics, you find it year-round via our South Lake Tahoe events calendar. For tips and the scoop […]
Plan your Tahoe South meeting and create a memorable experience for your attendees. Our impressive lodging and meeting venues all have sales professionals ready to help you plan your next Lake Tahoe meeting. Aston Lakeland Village 3535 Lake Tahoe Blvd. South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 Phone: (530) 544-1685 Website Map it An inspiring location for […]
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 […]
Driving to Tahoe South
How do I drive to South Lake Tahoe? Tahoe South is conveniently located on the California and Nevada border. Getting to and around South Lake Tahoe has never been easier. The drive to South Lake Tahoe is 3.5-hours from the Bay Area, or an hour-long drive from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, with more than 120 daily nonstop […]
VISITOR SERVICES CHILD CARE: All About Kids Babysitting (Infant through teens) Happy Hearts Childcare Services LLC Happy Hearts Childcare Services “Where your child’s happiness is our top priorty” Lake Tahoe Sitters Care with the experience, patience and energy to always provide a safe and fun environment for your precious ones. All ages, infant through teens. […]
Lodging: Almost Home Group Retreats Designed for groups of 2-160 people. Mountain Home sleeps 15-80, 1-acre, 2- houses. Manzanita Lodge can accommodate 2-60 and Ponderosa House 4-20 people. Ideal for Church, Ski, Family Reunions, Business & Staff Retreats, Weddings & Anniversaries. Americana Village The Americana Village is a place designed with families in mind. All […]
Aladdin Limousines Barefoot Limousines of Lake Tahoe, LLC 24 hour limousine service for your wedding, corporate travel, airport service or special occasion. 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. Cakes by Grace Cakes by the Lake Capise Catering […]
American Legion Post 795 (530) 541-8788 Aston Lakeland Village Beach & Mountain Resort Aston Lakeland Village is the premier condominium resort at South Lake Tahoe. At Lakeland Village, you will enjoy a quarter mile of private beach, pools, hot tubs and units ranging from studios to five bedroom townhomes. At Tahoe Weddings & Special Events […]
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 […]
A Beautiful Lake Tahoe Wedding and Photography A Lake Tahoe Wedding Coordination 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 […]