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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...

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...

Tahoe’s Romantic Restaurants

Tahoe’s Romantic Restaurants February 3, 2011 | Food | Read More
Lake Tahoe is one of the top wedding destinations in the U.S. In addition, a courtship may have begun over a romantic dinner at one of these restaurants up in the mountains surrounding the lake. However, not all of these recommended places are required to have white tablecloths and candles. Up at the...

Blog Action Day: Water

Blog Action Day: Water October 15, 2010 | What's New | Read More
[vimeo=http://vimeo.com/15336764] Lake Tahoe is the second deepest lake in the United States and the tenth deepest in the world, with a maximum depth measured at 1,645 ft. It’s filled with 39 trillion gallons of clean, clear water and it’s so blue that it hurts your eyes. Over 335,000,000...

Five Short Tahoe Hikes

Five Short Tahoe Hikes September 17, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Last weekend I hiked from Echo Lakes near Meyers, Calif. to Aloha Lake in Desolation Wilderness. While the hike is beautiful and does not have much of an elevation gain, it is long: over 14 miles round trip. For someone just visiting the area for a few days, an entire day spent on a trail – with its...

Swimming and S’mores: Fun Times at Camp Hyatt Lake Tahoe

Swimming and S’mores: Fun Times at Camp Hyatt Lake Tahoe June 11, 2010 | Hotels, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Parents, you may have second thoughts about spending your day at the lake skiing, boating and gaming without your children. After interviewing Naomi Freidus, the new director of Camp Hyatt Lake Tahoe, I wanted to drop everything and spend a day taking nature hikes, creating crafts and making s’mores...

Five Great Hiking Spots at Lake Tahoe

Five Great Hiking Spots at Lake Tahoe May 5, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe has some of the most beautiful hiking areas in the Western United States. Nearly every trail has a view of Tahoe, another alpine lake or a waterfall, all surrounded by pine trees, aspen, manzanita bushes and granite boulders. Hiking around this area can be both challenging and relaxing. Trails...

North Lake Tahoe-Truckee Earth Day Festival

North Lake Tahoe-Truckee Earth Day Festival March 29, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
North Lake Tahoe and the neighboring town of Truckee create the perfect backdrop for Earth Day. The clean, clear water of the lake, the pine trees, fresh mountain air and snow-capped mountains prove what can be done when we take the time to appreciate Mother Earth every day. The North Lake Tahoe-Truckee...

Earth Hour at Lake Tahoe

Earth Hour at Lake Tahoe March 27, 2010 | Hotels, Nightlife, What's New | Read More
During Earth Hour on March 27, 2010 at 8:30 p.m., hundreds of millions of people around the world will turn off their lights for one hour as a call to action on climate change. The Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe will be taking it one step further and will be celebrating the romance of candlelight. For this...