Lake Tahoe Articles

Driving from the Bay Area to Lake Tahoe

By Tahoe Staff
Every weekend droves of people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life make a pilgrimage from the Bay Area to Lake Tahoe. This 3.5- to 4-hour drive is a short escape to world-class hiking, skiing and resort amenities. However, prior to making the trip all weekend warriors should consider two important... Read More

Lake Tahoe Campgrounds

By Tahoe Staff
Lake Tahoe campgrounds abound, and amenities range from simple sites with few frills to ones with lots of creature comforts.Come see how the other half lived on Lake Tahoe by visiting the museum at the historic Hellman-Ehrman mansion in Sugar Pine Point State Park. The mansion was a vacation spot for wealthy families... Read More

Camping Near Lake Tahoe's Beaches

By Tahoe Staff
The Tahoe Meadows/Spooner Summit portion of the Tahoe Rim Trail is known for its cliff-hugging, dizzyingly spectacular views of the lake as well as for its access to some of the best mountain biking trails in the Tahoe basin. Though there’s nary an amenity-laden Lake Tahoe campground to be found on this part of the... Read More

Lake Tahoe Camping is Great for RVs, Families

By Tahoe Staff
Whether you prefer a simple Lake Tahoe campground where you pitch your tent and make do (fun!) or one where many of your comforts are considered, you'll find exactly what you need in this area. When you’re looking to combine high-amenity, serviced camping while still taking in all the activity Lake Tahoe can offer,... Read More

Lake Tahoe Camping Near the Best Hiking and Fishing

By Tahoe Staff
When you’re looking to rise above the summer heat, go up ... to the top of Mt. Rose Highway and keep an eye out for some great Lake Tahoe camping options. Locals may have noticed the campground turnoff sign at the summit of Highway 431, perhaps not realizing that it leads to a picturesque camping spot with access to... Read More