Lake Tahoe Cross Country Skiing Guide

You have found it! Your guide to Lake Tahoe cross country skiing and snowshoeing trails and parks. Gracefully carved over hundreds of years into the Sierra’s is a place for those with a sense of adventure and curiosity. That is: Lake Tahoe. Hidden in plain sight are locations that provide some of the best cross country skiing and snowshoeing terrains in the western United States. Whether you are trying to workout, strap... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Snow Tubing and Sledding

Lake Tahoe Tubing, Sledding and Snow Parks Guide

Lake Tahoe Tubing, Sledding and Snow Parks Guide – Discover the best snow tubing and sledding hills in the Lake Tahoe basin. Let us be your guide! South Lake Tahoe Tubing, Sledding and Snow Parks South Lake Tahoe seems primarily like an “adult” getaway what with all those lights and casinos. But, in actuality, there are tons of activities that cater to the entire family! Bundle up the family, pack the hot cocoa,... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Lakeview Restaurants

Lake Tahoe Lakeview to Lakefront Restaurants

Visiting Lake Tahoe? While you are out conquering a ski slope or just hanging out at the beach don’t overlook the opportunity to experience some of the best Lake Tahoe restaurants with a view! Make your trip to Lake Tahoe memorable and make reservations today. From fine 5 star dining to family friendly joints we’ve created a list of some of the best Lake Tahoe lakeview and lakefront restaurants. NORTH LAKE TAHOE... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Web Cams

Lake Tahoe Web Cams and Ski Resort Cams

The 2017/2018 winter season is here so plan ahead and view Lake Tahoe web cams for a real-time look at weather and snow conditions. Keep tabs on the local highways so you don’t get caught off guard. Use the Lake Tahoe web cams map as a quick launching point to all the major Lake Tahoe ski resort web cams, casinos and highways. Our sister website offers the most up-to-date information possible on your favorite mountains... Read more »

Fall at Lake Tahoe

Guide to Lake Tahoe Fall Colors

Fall at Lake Tahoe is a magical time of year. If you need an excuse to come to Tahoe then this would be as good of one as any. From about mid September to late October the aspen trees put on a colorful show as summer green leaves give way to yellow, orange and red tones. You will find groves long creeks and rivers, bog areas and mountain ravines. You just have to get in your car and take a drive around Lake Tahoe and Truckee... Read more »

Hope Valley California

Hope Valley California Comes Alive with Fall Color

If you drive roughly 20 minutes south of South Lake Tahoe, where highway 88 and 89 meet, you will find yourself in gorgeous Hope Valley California. Every fall around mid September Hope Valley comes alive with vibrant aspen colors of yellow, orange and red set against the dark green of the surrounding forest trees. It’s well worth the drive to see these quaking aspen turn color as fall sets in. The stunning Sierra Mountains... Read more »

The Village Squaw Valley

Escape to Squaw Valley’s High Camp

Looking for a great place to take the family for the day? A place where there are plenty of fun outdoor activities that will keep everyone happy? Then let me share one of our family favorite places to escape to at Lake Tahoe – Squaw Valley’s High Camp. High Camp is where summer fun (and gorgeous views) are at your fingertips. The whole family will be in awe as Squaw Valley Aerial Tram transports you 2,000 vertical... Read more »

10 Things to Do at Emerald Bay

10 Things to Do at Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe

Planning a trip to Lake Tahoe? Then we suggest you don’t leave until you have spent a little time at Emerald Bay. View our list of the top 10 things to do at Lake Tahoe’s Emerald Bay – you’ll be surprised at how much this magical part of Tahoe has to offer.  1. Vikingsholm Castle At the head of Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, sits the Vikingsholm Castle, where nature and architecture blend to create one... Read more »

Hellman Ehrman Mansion Sugar Point State Park

Historic Tours of the Hellman-Ehrman Estate

Looking for a great way to spend an casual afternoon on the beautiful shores of Lake Tahoe? Might I suggest you head to the West Shore for a wonderful tour of the Hellman-Ehrman Estate. Pack a picnic to eat on the large grass area under the trees or down along the waters edge. Don’t forget your camera – this estate and the grounds around it are simply amazing! The Hellman-Ehrman Estate is located at gorgeous Sugar... Read more »

Serene Lakes Calm Waters

Serene Lakes, California

Though many resorts in the Lake Tahoe area like to lay claim to being “the best-kept secret” of the Sierras, Serene Lakes’ unparalleled natural splendor and off-the-beaten-path locale make it an easy contender for the title. Serene Lakes is the name given to two connected lakes – Northward-facing Serena and Southward-facing Dulzura – located an elevation of 6800-7200 feet on the Sierras’... Read more »