Articles Tagged ‘family’

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...

Affordable Hotels at Lake Tahoe

Affordable Hotels at Lake Tahoe September 7, 2011 | Hotels | Read More
Fall is a wonderful time to visit Lake Tahoe. The summer crowds have left and the winds have died down. The sun is still shining and the air and water is warm. During the end of September and the beginning of October, the aspen leaves will begin to change from fresh green to bright orange and the entire...

Lake Tahoe 4th of July Events

Lake Tahoe 4th of July Events June 21, 2011 | Events | Read More
The weather is really starting to warm up and the lake is high and ready for the boaters and kayakers that flock to Lake Tahoe for 4th of July festivities. Lake Tahoe is one of the most popular places in the Sierras to celebrate America’s birthday. The sky is clear and blue and it is never very...

Wild Tahoe Weekend: Lake Tahoe Bird Day

Wild Tahoe Weekend: Lake Tahoe Bird Day May 27, 2011 | Events | Read More
Families who are interested in Lake Tahoe’s wild birds will be able to learn more about the flying species of the lake at the 2nd Annual Wild Tahoe Weekend that will be held June 4th and 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center. Participants will learn about Tahoe’s...

Don’t Hike! Take a Dog Sled Tour

Don’t Hike! Take a Dog Sled Tour April 19, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Mush with the puppies at Lake Tahoe! Several companies offer dog sled rides through the deep Tahoe snow. This is a great opportunity for both children and adults, since the dogs are professionally handled and will take you to places not normally seen by the average Tahoe visitor. Wilderness Adventures...

Tahoe Sledding and Tubing

Tahoe Sledding and Tubing January 27, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
There are several great places to go sledding around the Tahoe area. Some of these slippery slopes are located at various ski resorts like Tahoe Donner, Northstar-at-Tahoe, Squaw Valley USA and at the top of the Heavenly Gondola area. These sled parks are maintained and groomed and some have sled lifts...

A Family Friendly Holiday at Lake Tahoe

A Family Friendly Holiday at Lake Tahoe December 3, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Lake Tahoe, with its gaming and ski resorts, is not just for the adults. This holiday season will light up with fun and activities for the children too. From Noel Lights at the Village at Northstar to extreme snow tubing at Heavenly, kids of all ages will be able to find something to do. Holiday Lights...