Things to Do in South Lake Tahoe in Winter

South Lake Tahoe may be known in the area for its beautiful beaches, but it doesn’t need to be sunny or warmer than 70 degrees for you to find fun. Things to do in South Lake Tahoe in winter range from outdoor diversions that let you revel in the snow to indoor happenings that keep you toasty.

Tahoe is known for its majestic snowy slopes in the winter season, and South Lake Tahoe winter activities cater to those who prefer their that sports involve snow. Skiers and snowboarders of all levels of experience can find scenic trails that will have them zipping down the mountains. Turn your time outdoors into a sightseeing adventure with cross-country skiing, a snowmobile tour or a snowshoe trek. Looking for some new gear? Sports stores and rental companies can outfit you with the latest equipment, so you can get what you need for all the things to do in South Lake Tahoe in winter in no time at all! And if you prefer the type of winter sports that don’t require much agility or skill, snowtubing with the family is a good time for everyone. Being outdoors doesn’t always require using skis, snowboards or snowtubes, either — an energizing hike along South Lake Tahoe’s mountain and shoreline trails provides an excellent way to check out the environment around you. If you’re feeling extra daring, a helicopter tour lets you revel in a birds-eye view of Lake Tahoe and offers excellent photo opportunities.

Many Things To Do in South Lake Tahoe in Winter

Not all the things to do in South Lake Tahoe in winter are outdoors. Head inside to warm up with cozy vibes and entertainment. Visit a bar or a club to check out the local nightlife. How would you like to create artistic masterpieces while sipping on cocktails? Do you want to try your hand at poker at one of the casinos? Ever been to a distillery? You have a chance to try any and all of these happenings in South Lake Tahoe. Check out the listings below to see which South Lake Tahoe winter activities catch your eye.

Winter Things to Do by Category

Spa Edgewood

Edgewood Tahoe
Stateline, NV Winter Activity
180 Lake Parkway, Stateline, NV
(844) 207-9179

When it comes to opulence and service at the highest standards, Spa Edgewood just may have all competitors beat. A spectacular 8,500-square-foot space, Spa Edgewood is a true embodiment of the word serenity. Their menu of services is extensive, with a full spectrum of salon, facial, massage and body treatments available. Be sure to set aside an ample amount of time to spend at the... read more

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Tahoe Bike Company

South Lake Tahoe Winter Activity
3131 Harrison Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0267

Tahoe Bike Company is a full-service source of bikes in South Lake Tahoe. Offering an entire spectrum including electric bikes, surrey bikes, surreys for two people, mountain bikes, cruisers and commuter bikes, Tahoe Bike Company not only rents the exact bike for your cycling needs, but also sells bikes. In the winter the shop transitions into a winter sports gear mecca offering rentals in skiing,... read more

Tahoe Bike Company is a full-service source of bikes in South Lake Tahoe. Offering an... read more

Tahoe Bleu Wave

South Lake Tahoe Winter Activity
2435 Venice Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(775) 588-9283

Tahoe Bleu Wave is a luxurious way to see Lake Tahoe from the water.  From its home base in the Tahoe Keys Marina, the boat fits 49 people and is fully decked out to host a grand wedding or extravagant get-together. Complete with a stocked bar, fireplace, private lounge, stateroom, fly-bridge, gigantic party bow, restrooms and full climate controlled indoor facilities, the Tahoe Bleu Wave... read more

Tahoe Bleu Wave is a luxurious way to see Lake Tahoe from the water.  From... read more

Tahoe Sport Fishing

South Lake Tahoe Winter Activity
900 Ski Run Boulevard, Suite 101, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5448
760 NV Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 586-9338

Tahoe Sport Fishing is a complete charter-fishing operation on Lake Tahoe. Experienced crew and a fleet of more than a half-dozen boats put you right where the fish are biting for year-round adventure. The boats leave from both Zephyr Cove Marina and Ski Run Marina for public and private charters. Check with your captain as to the appropriate clothing for the weather and the time... read more

Tahoe Sport Fishing is a complete charter-fishing operation on Lake Tahoe. Experienced crew and a... read more

Tahoe Sports

South Lake Tahoe Winter Activity
900 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-0200
2435 Venice Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-8888

Tahoe Sports is a major outfitter in rentals for both summer and winter recreation in Lake Tahoe. Situated in South Lake Tahoe the company specializes in setting people up for various activities including Jet ski rentals, parasailing, fly board, paddleboard, pedal boat and bike rentals and other water toys. They also rent power boats for water skiing and wake boarding. Additionally they offer a 52'... read more

Tahoe Sports is a major outfitter in rentals for both summer and winter recreation in... read more

The Loft Theatre

Shops at Heavenly Village
South Lake Tahoe Winter Activity
1021 Heavenly Village Way, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 523-8024

A combination of live theater, high-end lounge and tapas-style dining, The Loft Theatre offers the full package for a fun night out. The nightly entertainment includes world-class magicians and theatrical acts performing in an intimate, 107-seat, stadium-style theater. The family-friendly show is held nightly at 7 p.m., while a more adult-oriented magic show is held Fridays at 9 p.m. In addition to entertainment, The Loft Theatre's restaurant, TASTE at... read more

A combination of live theater, high-end lounge and tapas-style dining, The Loft Theatre offers the full... read more

Xhale Bar & Lounge

Stateline, NV Winter Activity
27 Highway 50, Suite Basement, Stateline, NV
(775) 580-7221

Xhale Bar & Lounge is a welcoming bar that offers dancing, hookah enjoyment and great drink specials. The vibe is fun and relaxing while at the same time hopping with the latest music beats. Their full hookah bar offers the smoking apparatus (perfect for groups) and a variety of smoking flavors. They also feature a full bar and nightclub scene with music raging into the... read more

Xhale Bar & Lounge is a welcoming bar that offers dancing, hookah enjoyment and great... read more

Zephyr Cove Resort

East Shore Winter Activity
760 U.S. Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 589-4907

Zephyr Cove Resort is a true beach and mountain retreat with all that the label suggests. As a place to stay, it offers lodge rooms, individual cabins and an RV park. Dining is available at the historic Zephyr Cove Restaurant or at the Sunset Bar & Grille in the warmer months. The beach part of the resort is the Zephyr Cove Beach, a long stretch... read more

Zephyr Cove Resort is a true beach and mountain retreat with all that the label... read more