Things to Do in South Lake Tahoe: Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing is one of the popular winter things to do in South Lake Tahoe. It looks easy enough – just wear the snowshoes and go hiking in the snow, right? – but there’s actually a little more you need to know. If it’s your first time snowshoeing in South Lake Tahoe, you might want to hire a guide or rent your gear from an outfitter who can show you the ropes. First, you need to make sure your snowshoes are right for your weight, the terrain and the conditions. You also need to make sure you are properly dressed in waterproof boots and layers that can handle cold, wet conditions. Poles with snow baskets are optional but helpful. You also want to make sure you know who to read weather changes and that you don’t get lost. So if you’re not familiar with the Tahoe trails, hire a guide. Snowshoeing is South Lake Tahoe is one of the most fun things to do in South Lake Tahoe, so check these listings for the best places to go or to get the help you need to get started.