Explore Lake Tahoe

Articles for Travel Tips

Lake Tahoe’s Best Views

Lake Tahoe’s Best Views March 14, 2012 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Lake Tahoe has some of the best views in the Sierras. Whether it’s of the lake itself or a crashing waterfall, you are sure to find a great view from all corners of the Tahoe area. This slideshow profiles the great views from all sides of the lake including the tops of two peaks and some areas...

What to Pack for a Winter Trip to Tahoe

What to Pack for a Winter Trip to Tahoe December 12, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe’s winter weather can range from sunny and warm to a blizzard with 40 mph winds. One day you could be sitting on the beach having a picnic, the next you will have to stay indoors by the fire. However, weather predictions are usually pretty accurate and winter storm warnings come with...

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...

Going Green at Big Blue

Going Green at Big Blue May 26, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe has been a hotbed of eco-conscious people for years. Most Tahoe residents strive to keep the beautiful blue lake and the surrounding forest and mountains pristine and available for future generations. With spring coming to the mountains, this is a perfect time to highlight five green businesses...

Small Tahoe Weddings on a Budget

Small Tahoe Weddings on a Budget May 18, 2011 | Hotels, Travel Tips | Read More
Most people these days are trying to live on a tighter budget and that goes double for couples planning to get married. According to Brides Magazine, the Tahoe area is one of the top places to get married in the United States. However, not every happy couple can afford to spend tens of thousands of...

Tahoe Blues

Tahoe Blues April 27, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe has a reputation for its famous, deep blue water and bluebird sky, but there are other things at the lake that are also blue. Take a trip around the lake to experience the other “blue” things that Tahoe has to offer. Blues and Jazz on the Lake Several bars and caf├ęs at the lake...

Tahoe Snowshoeing

Tahoe Snowshoeing April 8, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Over 6-8 feet of new snow has fallen in the Lake Tahoe area in the past two weeks, making for perfect deep conditions for snowshoeing. Snowshoeing is a low-tech and easy way to see the backwoods and the nature areas around the lake without having to acquire any special skills. It’s great exercise...

Lake Tahoe Spring Ski Specials

Lake Tahoe Spring Ski Specials March 22, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Lake Tahoe ski resorts are reporting some of the biggest snowfall totals in the last quarter century, and 2011 might just be one of the best spring skiing years that the lake has seen. Most ski resorts are still sporting over 10 feet of snow and the nights have been cold, making for some powdery goodness. During...

Just off the plane? Ski for free!

Just off the plane? Ski for free! March 14, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Squaw Valley USA on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe is offering a free afternoon or evening ski pass to travelers just off the plane. Guests to the resort can present a same-day commercial airline boarding pass, ticket, printed itinerary or baggage claim ticket and receive a complimentary lift ticket good...
x
Next Post:

Read More »