Articles Tagged ‘mountains’

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...

Tahoe’s Five Tallest Peaks

Tahoe’s Five Tallest Peaks May 10, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Even though there is still snow on the ground around Lake Tahoe, now’s the time to start training those quadriceps to take on the lake’s tallest peaks. Not only are these peaks near or over 10,000 feet, but they all have great views of one of the highest and largest alpine lakes in the world....

Tahoe Cross-Country Skiing

Tahoe Cross-Country Skiing February 25, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Not everyone wants to throw themselves down a mountain on a pair of skis. For those people who want to enjoy the flatter surfaces of life, there are several cross-country skiing areas in the Tahoe area. Most of these areas are fee-based and have groomed, maintained trails and offer loads of open space...

Tahoe Tunes: Lake Tahoe Summer Music Festivals

Tahoe Tunes: Lake Tahoe Summer Music Festivals May 31, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
As the weather heats up at the lake, so does the music vibe. This year there will be two large music festivals to attend. The Sand Harbor Music Series every Monday and Friday night in July and August, and the Lake Tahoe Music Festival, July 22 to August 7. The Lake Tahoe Music Festival will be featuring...

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...