South Lake Tahoe Shopping

Can you hear those happy sounds coming from your wallet? South Lake Tahoe shopping adds to all the great fun to be had in this town at the south end of the lake.

You women — and, yes, you do make up the majority of the athletes in this sport of shopping — can clothe your inner cowgirl, step into the trendiest dress ever, try out new perfumes, adorn yourself with new jewelry or cozy up to some alpaca footies. Multi-sport athletes (you know, those who shop, ski and SUP) can choose from so many options of South Lake Tahoe stores that are great for buying new winter equipment and clothes or summer bikinis and sunscreen for themselves or others. 

Other opportunities for South Lake Tahoe shopping exist in the form of kid-centered stores, places to buy chocolate or distilled liquor or cigars, used books and records and a business that sells products for daring and playful adults. Hmmm, somehow all those things seem to group together pretty well ... oh, wait, except for the kid stores. South Lake Tahoe shoppers must really love their animals too, because there are several stores that speak dog and cat very well. 

South Lake Tahoe Shopping: Fun to Fine

On the finer side, shops in South Lake Tahoe are well represented with art galleries including several local photography studios that will blow you away. And, on a realm that resonates with great energy, you’ll find places to buy yoga clothes, meditation supplies, lotions and massage oils and spiritual books. And, shoot, if all you want is a hammer, some deodorant, to have your toenails painted or to purchase new tires, there’s a South Lake Tahoe shop for that too.

South Lake Tahoe Shopping by Category and Location

Animal Kingdom

Ski Run Marina
South Lake Tahoe Shopping
900 Ski Run Boulevard, #1, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5500

Animal Kingdom is all about the kids. A store that is fun to look through whether you're a child or an adult, it is filled with fun gifts and treasures. There are learning toys, plush stuffed animals, children's books, Lake Tahoe fable stories and colorful wall art. If you're looking for an entertaining gift for the young or the young at heart, then Animal Kingdom... read more

Animal Kingdom is all about the kids. A store that is fun to look through... read more

Benko Art Gallery

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
3979 Lake Tahoe Boulevard #2, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3264

There are many art galleries at Tahoe where visitors can find beautiful images of the scenic landscape. But now there is a gallery with a bit more of a contemporary edge in South Lake Tahoe; its pieces are every bit as beautiful but a tad out of the ordinary. Benko Art Gallery carries works from artists who see things with a fresh eye and convey... read more

There are many art galleries at Tahoe where visitors can find beautiful images of the... read more

Cabin Fever Gifts

Ski Run Marina
South Lake Tahoe Shopping
900 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5500

Located in Ski Run Marina, Cabin Fever Gifts is a great place to visit for that perfect Tahoe souvenir or gift. The shop offers a variety of small Tahoe mementos like magnets, key chains and shot glasses as well as larger fun items like the popular Lake Tahoe hand-carved bears. They have a great book selection written by local authors as well as stories based... read more

Located in Ski Run Marina, Cabin Fever Gifts is a great place to visit for... read more

Celebrations

Ski Run Marina
South Lake Tahoe Shopping
900 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5500

If you're looking for that perfect gift for any time of year, then check out Celebrations. A small gift store within Ski Run Marina, Celebrations specializes in holiday knickknack gifts, funny cards and special ornaments. They are also able to personalize any item desired. 

Cork & More

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
1032 Al Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-5253

A few select businesses establish themselves to the point that you can't imagine what it would be like if they were to close up shop. The Cork & More, a Tahoe institution for nearly 40 years, is one of those places. Smack-dab in the middle of the South Shore community, it has been described as "a Napa-style market," and that term goes a long way... read more

A few select businesses establish themselves to the point that you can't imagine what it... read more

Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
4000 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Suite 23, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-4278

Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery is a huge stage of representation of all that fine art encompasses. From paintings to sculptures, from limited-edition prints to glass and metal art, Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery is 4,000 square feet of artistic talent. The gallery represents many internationally loved artists such as Dr. Seuss and Michelangelo as well as lesser known artisan masters. It also carries beautiful... read more

Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery is a huge stage of representation of all that fine... read more

Powder House Ski & Snowboard

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
4215 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Unit K, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3660
1001 Heavenly Village Way, #15, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-3649
1 Lake Parkway, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6655
3535 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-1685
3668 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-1031
3930 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6622
1133 Skl Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-7470
4045 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-6222
1001 Heavenly Village Way, #20, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6422

Powder House has been around since 1994 and has grown into a ski and snowboard rental shop empire at South Shore. They carry all the latest clothing and apparel and also have sister stores in a wide range of resort town retail lines. There are nine affiliated locations for snow sports equipment and clothing, so there’s one close to you no matter where you are... read more

Powder House has been around since 1994 and has grown into a ski and snowboard... read more

Sidestreet Boutique

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
4000 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, #19, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-3315

Sidestreet Boutique is the king of the hill when it comes to South Tahoe shops. It is located at what used to be known as the Crescent V shopping center, now the Village Center. With something for everyone, from women to men and even babies and children, Sidestreet has a huge selection of clothing, shoes, handbags, jewelry and accessories from top names and also goes... read more

Sidestreet Boutique is the king of the hill when it comes to South Tahoe shops.... read more

South Shore Bikes

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
871 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-7433

For bike sales, rentals and repairs, South Shore Bikes is a few blocks up Emerald Bay Road from the Y and is near the bike path leading out toward Camp Richardson. They offer quite a large fleet of quality bikes of all types and have a knowledgeable staff for expert repairs and tune-ups. They've been around for quite a while, and the owner has some... read more

For bike sales, rentals and repairs, South Shore Bikes is a few blocks up Emerald... read more

Sports Fever

Ski Run Marina
South Lake Tahoe Shopping
900 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5500

If you are into sports memorabilia and sports team trading cards, then you have to make a stop at Sports Fever. A little store that is nationally known to carry some hard-to-find sports memorabilia items, this is a hidden gem in Tahoe. From local California teams to those on the East Coast, Sports Memorabilia has that item that may not be available anywhere else. ... read more

If you are into sports memorabilia and sports team trading cards, then you have to... read more

Tahoe Modern Makers

South Lake Tahoe Shopping
3668 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Suite K, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3388

Tahoe Modern Makers is a fun, interactive indoor playground for everything arts and crafts. A new option for entertainment in South Lake Tahoe, Modern Makers' specialty is a large craft zone that is made for creating artistic inventions in the store. Perfect for a solo activity or a group event, Modern Makers has an huge menu of fun crafts to play with. As a bonus... read more

Tahoe Modern Makers is a fun, interactive indoor playground for everything arts and crafts. A... read more

Talbot Photography

889 Tahoe Boulevard, Suite C, Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-7054

It’s near impossible to spend any amount of time in the Lake Tahoe region without encountering the photography of Chris Talbot. His images of the lake and its surrounding natural beauty may be found on the walls of hotels (including a large exhibit at the Hyatt Lake Tahoe), restaurants, offices, homes and in gift shops throughout the basin. Besides Tahoe, he’s also spent much of... read more

It’s near impossible to spend any amount of time in the Lake Tahoe region without... read more