Squaw Valley Gondola

Including Squaw Valley Chairlifts

For those familiar with the things to do in Squaw Valley, you likely have visions of gondola rides whisking you away up the mountain to reach the steep, thrilling runs. The Squaw Valley gondola is more than a means of reaching the starting point for the ski runs; riders of all ages also enjoy partaking in this fun thing to do in Squaw Valley. From the departure point at the base of the mountain, riders take a seven-minute journey upwards and marvel at the views as they climb higher over the valley. Riding a Squaw Valley gondola is the go-to way to access High Camp, a spot of winter recreation, delicious food and drinks and breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley gondolas operate seasonally, so be sure to check the schedules in advance for times and admission prices.

Hang Gliding Tahoe

2640 E. College Parkway, Carson City, NV
(775) 772-8232

You love Lake Tahoe, and you feel as if you’ve seen all the sights it has to offer. But as the old saying goes, you ain’t seen nothing yet ... not until you’ve seen it from the air, piloting your own aircraft over the Carson Range and into the Tahoe Basin. With Hang Gliding Tahoe, you fly a powered hang glider with an instructor along... read more

You love Lake Tahoe, and you feel as if you’ve seen all the sights it... read more

Nevada Museum of Art

160 W. Liberty Street, Reno, NV
(775) 329-3333

As the only accredited art museum in the state, Nevada Museum of Art is a beacon of culture in the High Sierra. The museum is in Reno, about an hour's drive from the Tahoe area. The permanent collections are extensive and stunning, and the changing exhibitions keep things fresh, even for regular visitors. The museum offers three floors of exhibits, usually with varying themes and styles. Most exhibits... read more

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River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

Alpine Meadows, CA Thing to Do
2285 River Road, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-4264

River Ranch is a favorite for locals in both summer and winter, but it's a favorite for all in summer. Nestled on the side of the Truckee River, River Ranch has a perfect position to catch people tubing down the mellow rapids during the heat of the summer sun. They have an open patio that frames the last rapids that tubers ride before disembarking. The... read more

River Ranch is a favorite for locals in both summer and winter, but it's a... read more

Summerlong Music Series

1960 Squaw Valley Road, Squaw Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206
400 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-6900
5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA
(530) 562-2267
California Highway 28 and Bear Street, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 583-3074

There may not be anything more incredible than enjoying the uplifting quality of Tahoe air, the stunning backdrop of the basin and listening to a great live-music act Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with a repertoire of ways to enjoy music, Tahoe-wide, throughout the week. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous... read more

There may not be anything more incredible than enjoying the uplifting quality of Tahoe air,... read more

Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

3039 CA Highway 89, Olympic Valley, CA
(530) 583-5665
10200 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA
(530) 582-0900
600 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-0400
590 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-6415
8299 North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-5800

Once the snow melts and spring has sprung in Lake Tahoe, many businesses shift gears. Tahoe Dave's is one. Hanging up its skis and snowboards and putting on its summer attire, the warming temperatures bring rise to both locations become a hot spot for all things related to biking. In addition to trail bikes and cruisers, Tahoe Dave's has an excellent assortment of any type... read more

Once the snow melts and spring has sprung in Lake Tahoe, many businesses shift gears.... read more

The Village at Squaw Valley

The Village at Squaw Valley
1750 Village East Road, Olympic Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206

The Village at Squaw Valley is northern California's example of a ski hamlet, offering lodging, dining, shopping, activities and events, all close to the slopes of Squaw Valley. Lodge rooms all have views of the mountains and are located a few steps from the various base area ski lifts. Rooms are situated above the plethora of shops and restaurants with balconies looking out over the hustle... read more

The Village at Squaw Valley is northern California's example of a ski hamlet, offering lodging,... read more

WinterWonderGrass

1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206

Imagine, if you will, that you could put the Tahoe and Truckee region into a bottle. Then you boil or distill the contents and evaporate off the extraneous material. Let's say that you do this two or three times so that you're left with the very essence of the Tahoe experience. It would probably look a lot like WinterWonderGrass. WinterWonderGrass is a late-spring festival at... read more

Imagine, if you will, that you could put the Tahoe and Truckee region into a... read more