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Lake Tahoe Water Trail

Lake Tahoe Water Trail February 15, 2012 | Hotels, Things to Do | Read More
The big, deep, blue water of Lake Tahoe actually has a trail on it. It’s the Lake Tahoe Water Trail and has been established by the Lake Tahoe Water Trail Committee to promote safe and accessible paddling on this famous lake. The actual trail provides kayak and canoe lovers an opportunity to take...

Get a Massage at Lake Tahoe

Get a Massage at Lake Tahoe February 8, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
After you have been on the slopes of the Lake Tahoe ski resorts for several days or even several hours, your body is going to be feeling it – deep down into your bones and muscles. One of the best remedies for those sore spots is a great massage. There are several massage therapists and spas in the...

Clothing Optional: A Day Trip to Sierra Hot Springs

Clothing Optional: A Day Trip to Sierra Hot Springs January 18, 2012 | Hotels, Things to Do | Read More
The small town of Sierraville is located at the south edge of the largest alpine valley in the continental United States, Sierra Valley, and is about 45 minutes north of Truckee. This area is popular for hiking, camping, snowshoeing or just getting away from the ski crowds of Tahoe. Sierraville, being...

Shop Local in Truckee

Shop Local in Truckee November 29, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Now that the craziness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday has ended, take what you have saved and do some shopping at with some of your local merchants. Some of the best shopping in the Tahoe area is in downtown Truckee, where you can park once and walk through the entire area to complete your shopping...

Planning a Family Ski Weekend in Tahoe

Planning a Family Ski Weekend in Tahoe November 10, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Snow has already begun to fall at Lake Tahoe and many ski resorts are making their own. Some of the world-renowned resorts are scheduled to open around Thanksgiving including Squaw Valley, Kirkwood, Heavenly and Homewood. Boreal on Hwy. 80 is already open. If you’re planning a ski vacation with...

Five Best Lake Tahoe Views

Five Best Lake Tahoe Views October 11, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
The Lake Tahoe area is a land of views: mountains, forests, alpine lakes, rivers and streams and, of course, the big blue lake itself. Visitors to the lake will most certainly find the typical outlooks that show off the best views of this beautiful area (the viewpoint on Hwy. 431 above Incline Village...

Five Spookiest Halloween Events at Lake Tahoe and Reno

Five Spookiest Halloween Events at Lake Tahoe and Reno September 29, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
The leaves are beginning to change and pumpkin patches are popping up around the Lake Tahoe and Reno area. When locals begin to smell the piles of leaves burning, we know that Halloween is right around the corner. This year there are numerous costume parties, special events and ghost walks happening...

A Fall Weekend at Lake Tahoe

A Fall Weekend at Lake Tahoe September 15, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Late summer and early fall is an underrated time to visit this beautiful area. The loud summer crowds are gone, the lake is calm and devoid of the summer winds and large boats, and the mountains are still free of snow and perfect for hiking and mountain biking. Up until the end of October, Lake Tahoe...

Best Lake Tahoe Road Trips

Best Lake Tahoe Road Trips June 28, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
The car trip around Lake Tahoe has been called the Most Beautiful Drive in America by America’s Byways and this gorgeous 72-mile trip can be done over the course of a day, a weekend or even a week if you want. The Most Beautiful Drive in America can start from anywhere on the lake, but the two...

Free Lake Tahoe Summer Concerts

Free Lake Tahoe Summer Concerts June 17, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
This summer, Lake Tahoe is featuring several free concerts that are perfect for visiting families on a budget. The concerts are held on both weekdays and weekends and take place at various park and beach locations around the lake. So bring your blanket and picnic basket and enjoy some tunes in the mountains. The...