Tahoe South Blog
South Lake Tahoe changes autumn colors
A visit to South Lake Tahoe in the early fall is a treat for the eyes. Here are three top spots for viewing the fall colors in Lake Tahoe.
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.
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.
What is There to Do in September at Tahoe South?
September is one of the best months to visit Lake Tahoe. When children go back to school and parents go back to work, the locals go out and play. The temperatures are still warm so you can enjoy the water and the entire place to yourself. You can plan a corporate retreat at a meeting […]
Capture the Taste of Tahoe with the 8th Annual Sample the Sierra
Sample the Sierra is the official kick-off to fall in Tahoe South on Saturday, September 16, 2017, celebrating the best of the harvest season in the local region. The crowd favorite farm-to-fork festival brings together local food, wine, spirits, and brews showcasing the finest samplings from South Lake Tahoe and El Dorado County. Whether guests […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of August
Howdy! My name is Riis, and I’ve been having fun interning with Tahoe South this summer. One of my favorite projects was working on these Instagram blogs. I love photography and am in love with Lake Tahoe. It was such a treat to be able to go through the thousands of #tahoesouth tagged photos for […]
Plan the Picturesque Destination Wedding in Tahoe South
Tahoe South is a leader when it comes to destination weddings and there are many venues that are prepared to grant every wish and make dreams come true. The variety of options for beachfront ceremonies, receptions overlooking the Sierra Nevadas or resort accommodations that put guests in relaxing vacation mode ensures couples that their needs […]
Eat, play and celebrate: Labor Day at Lake Tahoe
Labor Day may signify the end of summer for many, but before she starts waxing her skis, guest blogger Jenn Gleckman is going to enjoy the many fun events on tap in Tahoe South.
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 […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of July
This July has been hot and dry, the perfect weather for lake activities! These are our 10 favorite #tahoesouth Instagram photos that have been posted this month. Keep up the posting and tagging! 10.) A post shared by Griffin (@tahoe_griffin) on Jul 18, 2017 at 8:12am PDT This photo features @tahoe_griffin and her dog backpacking in […]
The Electronic Dance Music Scene at Tahoe South
For those looking to experience an exciting night of electronic dance music that can accommodate anyone’s taste, then look no further than South Lake Tahoe! The diverse variety of dance music venues, genres, and atmospheres are sure to fulfill anyone’s desires to get out and dance the night away! From the more clubby and upscale […]
5 Yoga Poses Anyone Can Do On A Paddle Board at Tahoe South
Now that you have learned to stand upon and paddle a Stand-Up Paddle Board. Perhaps it is time to begin challenging yourself with some Yoga Asana. There has been a “Top 10 Poses. . .” post floating around that is not exactly accurate. I recommend the following postures as ones that anyone can attempt, on […]
Let Us Entertain You- Magic, Illusion and Artistic Productions at Tahoe South
Are you not entertained? Tahoe South has many shows and productions that make for a perfect night out and a fantastic way to cap off a day filled with fun. These displays of art showcase some of the country’s top talent in magic, illusion, comedy and more. Grab tickets to these shows while they last […]
Where to have a Craft Cocktail in South Lake Tahoe
Summer is in full swing in Lake Tahoe. You can’t beat finishing off a day of outdoor activity with a refreshing cocktail. Staring at the shimmering Tahoe waters at sunset time reflecting on the day is a life well lived. So, where can you go in South Lake Tahoe for the perfect made craft cocktail? […]
Lake Tahoe Wildflower Hikes
Wildflowers in the Tahoe Basin provide a colorful feast for the eyes. You don’t have to be a botanist or an extreme adventurer to enjoy the local flora. Wildflower hunts can be short or long hikes, and they're something the whole family can do together.
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of June
Summer is in full swing here in Tahoe. These are our ten favorite #tahoesouth photos taken over the past month. These photos capture why June is one of the prettiest months to visit Lake Tahoe! Keep on posting! 10.) A post shared by Giselle (@alohagiselle) on Jun 11, 2017 at 5:43pm PDT D.L. Bliss offers a […]
Tahoe South Summer Activities Guide
As of today, summer has officially begun! Here is a guide to some of our favorite things to do in South Lake Tahoe in the summer. Hiking: Tahoe Rim Trail: This 165-mile hike around Lake Tahoe is the ultimate trek. Hike the entire thing or hike bits and pieces of the trail. The options are […]
Fun for all at the 25th Anniversary Valhalla Renaissance Faire
The Valhalla Renaissance Faire is an annual tradition in South Lake Tahoe - one that has been going strong for over two decades.
The Tahoe South Craft Beer Scene Is Growing
After spending the day out in the Tahoe South playground, the best way to relax and unwind is with a frosty pint of local craft beer. The art of craft beer has taken the nation by storm within the last few years, and Lake Tahoe has joined the ranks. In recent years, new breweries have […]
Action Water Sports on Lake Tahoe
Getting out, on, and in Lake Tahoe You came to Lake Tahoe to enjoy Lake Tahoe. So how do you get out and explore those beautiful, blue waters? Don’t worry, you have options, lots of options, and with the wettest year on record officially on the books discovering North America’s second deepest lake this summer […]
Our Favorite #TahoeSouth Instagram Photos from the Month of May
We have made a collection of our favorite Instagram photos tagged #tahoesouth that have been posted this month. We believe these 10 photos best capture the beauty of springtime in Lake Tahoe. By using #tahoesouth on Instagram, your photos can be featured on our feed or in our monthly best blog. 10.) A post shared […]
Stunning scenery along the trails less traveled
From the end of May to September, when the trails around Tahoe have more foot traffic, find a route that is less crowded and offers great vistas, challenging inclines and plenty of photo opportunities.
Lakefront dining at Tahoe South
Some of the best restaurants in South Lake Tahoe serve up a delicious meal with a side of beautiful views. We list our top spots for Lake Tahoe waterfront dining.
Paddle into Summer! Your Summer 2017 Tahoe South Paddleboarding Guide
Paddle into Summer! Your Summer 2017 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 […]
Horseback riding in South Lake Tahoe
Giddy up in South Lake Tahoe and horseback ride through the nature trails. Horseback riding in Tahoe offers one of the best ways to explore the trails and take in views of the lake, meadows, and mountains.
Tahoe South Waterfall Guide
Spring is “waterfall season” in South Lake Tahoe! Here are our top recommendations for waterfalls at Lake Tahoe.
Places to eat, stay 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 places to stay the night, making sure you and your pal […]
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!
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
Tahoe South Music Spotlight: Harveys Summer Concert Series
The Lake Tahoe live music scene really heats up in the summer, and each year the Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys hosts some of the hottest acts in music!
Opening & Closing dates for Campgrounds, Beaches, and Forest Roads at Tahoe South
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will soon begin opening recreational facilities and campgrounds in the Lake Tahoe Basin. Weather and snow conditions permitting, Inspiration Point will be the first site to open on April 15, 2017. The Taylor Creek Visitor Center opens May 19, 2017, and will be staffed weekends […]
Arts and Crafts Shopping at Tahoe South
A visit to Tahoe South wouldn’t be complete without bringing home souvenirs that capture the life-changing memories created. Keepsakes also provide proof of a trip that showcases one of the most stunning destinations in the world. There are a few boutiques and shops in Tahoe South that celebrate local arts and craftsmanship by offering unique […]
Hooray for Happy Hour at Tahoe South
Happy Hour is the favorite time of day for drinking and dining in Tahoe South. Whether gathering friends for an Apres Ski pint or inviting locals to relax after work, there are many establishments that offer food and drink specials in the early evening which are hard to resist. Here are some popular Happy Hour […]
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 […]
Top 5 Winter Gear Rental Shops in Tahoe South
Tahoe South is always prepared to help skiers and snowboarders of any skill level, experience or age find the right rentals and equipment for some endless winter fun. Specialists are waiting in shops to accommodate guests and provide top quality gear. Ski and board rentals are a great option both for visitors and locals who […]
3 Great reasons to visit Tahoe South in April
The snow is starting to melt and the temperatures are rising in Lake Tahoe. Spring has arrived after a long and snowy winter. April is one of the best months to visit Tahoe as the crowds are gone, the days are longer and the parties are still going on. If you need additional reasons to […]