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 »

Lake Tahoe Pinterest Photos – Get Inspired

Need some inspiration to help plan your next Lake Tahoe vacation? Get inspired with gorgeous photos! Pinterest offers a treasure-trove of stunning Lake Tahoe photos, and we have even set up 20+ Pinterest boards dedicated to this amazing lake. Our Lake Tahoe Pinterest boards are chock-full of breath-taking photos of the lake, including all of the fun activities that it has to offer. Dream about the perfect Lake Tahoe vacation... 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 »

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 Kayaking

Guide to Lake Tahoe’s Best Beaches

There really are so many wonderful Lake Tahoe beaches to choose from it’s hard to pick the best. Review our guide to Lake Tahoe’s best beaches or discover them all with our Lake Tahoe beaches map. You don’t have to go far to find one near you. 1) Sand Harbor Beach Best Beach Features : One of Tahoe’s more popular beaches, due to its soft sand, crystal clear waters, and rocks that are fun to climb on. Sand... Read more »

Donner Lake

Donner Lake, California

Whether you prefer your fun in the summer sun or in the snow, look no further than Donner Lake for a perfect, year-round getaway. Located 11 miles Northwest of Lake Tahoe, Donner Lake isn’t far off the beaten path, but offers significant rewards to those willing to make the trek. From its breathtaking, panoramic views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and unique historical sites, to its superb trout fishing and close proximity... 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 »

Fallen Leaf Lake California

Fallen Leaf Lake, California

Summertime is magical at Fallen Leaf Lake, with its stunning views of Desolation Wilderness and Mt. Tallac, and its endless recreational opportunities. This is one of the secrets of the area, simply because it is not as well-known as Lake Tahoe and therefore tends to be less crowded. It can be found just one-mile south west of Lake Tahoe. Part of what makes this lake such a jewel is the fact that there has been little commercial... Read more »

Angora Lakes California

Angora Lakes, California

Looking for a peaceful and relaxing day in nature that is not too far from Lake Tahoe? Angora Lakes are a great place to take your family for a day of  picnicking, swimming, and water sports all under the gaze of the majestic granite cliffs that literally descend right into the lake. This unique natural landscape provides for many ledges and giant boulders that the more daring visitors enjoy cliff diving from –... Read more »

Echo Lakes California

Echo Lakes, California

If you are in search of a truly peaceful escape, Echo Lakes is the perfect choice. It is an area known for its seclusion, serene mountain setting, and stunning natural scenery with granite rocks and tall mountains surrounding each lake. The Upper and Lower Echo Lakes are great places for boating, fishing, and enjoying a picnic lunch. Visitors also enjoy hiking the trails around the lake or heading off for bigger overnight... Read more »