Articles Tagged ‘cold’

Lake Tahoe Polar Bear Swim [Video]

Lake Tahoe Polar Bear Swim [Video] March 11, 2011 | Events | Read More
One of the most popular events of the North Lake Tahoe Snowfest! is the Polar Bear Swim. This year it was held at Gar Woods Grill and Pier and attracted over 200 people. About 16 women and 28 men competed in the swim. The air temperature was about 39 degrees Fahrenheit and partly cloudy and the water...

Tahoe Winter Weather

Tahoe Winter Weather February 15, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
As I write this, another storm is heading into the Tahoe area after some record warm temperatures. Weather in the Tahoe area can be extreme and unpredictable…and is usually what everyone is talking about. In Tahoe’s past there have been other winter extremes which have made the local record...

Five Places to Warm Up Around Lake Tahoe

Five Places to Warm Up Around Lake Tahoe November 2, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Brrrr! It’s getting cold out there. The Lake Tahoe ski resorts are beginning to get their slopes ready for the winter season and the snow is just around the corner. If you’re going to be spending your winter up at the lake, you will be spending it in temperatures in the teens to low 20s on...

Five Cozy Tahoe Cafés

Five Cozy Tahoe Cafés October 22, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
The warmth of summer is coming to an end and winter has not yet descended onto the mountains of Tahoe, but now is the time to get cozy. Fall is a great time to come up to the lake, but sometimes the weather is not perfect for hiking, biking or sitting on the beach. A nice way to relax and look at the...