Lake Tahoe Things to Do

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Adrift Tahoe

8338 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-4112
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do
(888) 676-7702

Adrift Tahoe carries the leading brands of standup paddleboards for sale or rent, including its own line of handcrafted surf and SUP boards. The beach is just outside Adrift's back door, so you can walk your rental or potential purchase right out to the sand and launch into the lake for a test drive or a day’s journey. Adrift also rents canoes and kayaks and... read more

Adrift Tahoe carries the leading brands of standup paddleboards for sale or rent, including its... read more

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Anderson's Bicycle Rental

645 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-0500
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of the true treasures of Lake Tahoe is the lush and serene forest that borders her shorelines. To take advantage of this beautiful setting, use Anderson's Bicycle Rental. Set up right on the edge of miles of forested bike path, Anderson's Bicycle Rental is ideally located to help you and your family feel the love that comes from the natural setting by offering high... read more

One of the true treasures of Lake Tahoe is the lush and serene forest that... read more

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Around Tahoe Tours

889 Tahoe Blvd.
Incline Village, NV
(775) 345-5966
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Around Tahoe Tours is your best bet for getting a true feel and knowledge of the local area. Created by Darin Talbot, the tour agency is a culmination of his knowledge that began in 1977 when he moved to the area. With his fun attitude and amusing ways of sharing the tales of Tahoe, the musician and storyteller is able to create an entertaining and... read more

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Atelier

10128 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 386-2700
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Atelier in downtown Truckee is a place for visitors and locals alike to let their inner artists out. Atelier is a workshop space where accomplished and neophyte artists are encouraged to create in the same space. Along with art available for sale, regular gallery showings and exclusive art supplies, Atelier hosts a wide range of workshops for the public to partake in as well. Try... read more

Atelier in downtown Truckee is a place for visitors and locals alike to let their... read more

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Benko Art Gallery

3979 Lake Tahoe Boulevard #2
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3264
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Bowl Incline

920 Southwood Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 831-1900
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Bowl Incline is your one-stop destination for family fun and recreation. The bowling alley sports 16 natural wood lanes with automatic scoring. For kids they’ve got bumpers and lightweight balls. It’s a great place to host a birthday or other party, and lessons are available. Their billiard room contains six tournament-size tables rented by the hour. If it’s snowing outside and you’re dying to golf,... read more

Bowl Incline is your one-stop destination for family fun and recreation. The bowling alley sports... read more

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Camp Richardson

1900 Jameson Beach Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-1801
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

For more than a century, the Camp Richardson location has been a place for people to escape from the hectic urban life and rejuvenate their spirits in the natural beauty of Lake Tahoe. Operated today under a U.S. Forest Service special use permit (except for the marina, which is privately owned), the "Camp Rich" resort honors its storied history and continues to provide a vacation... read more

For more than a century, the Camp Richardson location has been a place for people... read more

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Championship Golf Course

955 Fairway Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1146
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The Championship Golf Course in Incline Village is a par 72 course of 7100 yards that flows down a gentle slope toward the lake, providing majestic views. The front nine are cut out of some thick forest with tight fairways requiring accuracy and distance. The back nine are a little more open and forgiving. You can work on your short game at the chipping green... read more

The Championship Golf Course in Incline Village is a par 72 course of 7100 yards... read more

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Clair Tappaan Lodge

19940 Donner Pass Road
Norden, CA
(530) 426-3632
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of Truckee’s hidden gems sits atop Donner Summit at 7,000 feet. Clair Tappaan Lodge was constructed in 1934 by Sierra Club volunteers, and, just like Donner Summit itself, the rest is history. The stunningly rustic mountain lodge offers accommodations for up to 145 guests, many of whom are cross-country skiers and snowshoers in winter and hikers, rock climbers and cyclists in summer. The lodge... read more

One of Truckee’s hidden gems sits atop Donner Summit at 7,000 feet. Clair Tappaan Lodge... read more

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Diamond Peak Ski Resort

1210 Ski Way
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1177
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Diamond Peak opened in November of 1966 at the forefront of snow technology, being the first resort in the West to have a snow-making system. It is known for being affordable, family-friendly, uncrowded and — most of all — for its breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe. With 655 acres of usable terrain, including open glade, bowl and tree runs, it’s got a good mix of... read more

Diamond Peak opened in November of 1966 at the forefront of snow technology, being the... read more

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DL Bliss State Park

CA Highway 89
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 525-7277
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

DL Bliss State Park is a culmination of absolute Tahoe beauty in the form of stunning turquoise water, old-growth forests and giant cartoon-like granite boulders that balance themselves like toys in amazing ways. There are multiple hiking trails that lead from the park, giving plenty of opportunity to enjoy the splendor that outdoor Tahoe has to offer. To help enjoy the area even more, there... read more

DL Bliss State Park is a culmination of absolute Tahoe beauty in the form of... read more

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Donner Memorial State Park

12593 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-7892
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

History buffs, campers, cyclists, hikers and those who love their water sports will find Donner Memorial State Park the perfect place for either a visit or an extended stay. The Donner name may not ring a bell for those who didn’t excel in their Western United States history class, but throw in the word “cannibalism” and the story of the snow-stranded emigrants and their ill-fated... read more

History buffs, campers, cyclists, hikers and those who love their water sports will find Donner... read more

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Ed Z'Berg Sugar Pine Point State Park

CA State Park Road
Tahoma, CA
(530) 525-7982
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Ed Z'Berg Sugar Pine Point State Park is your best bet for winter camping. Also open with a larger selection of sites in the summer, the park is positioned to take advantage of both the beautiful natural setting of Lake Tahoe and the historic aspects. Within the park is access to the Hellman-Ehrmann Mansion that was built in 1905. The property is still exquisitely maintained... read more

Ed Z'Berg Sugar Pine Point State Park is your best bet for winter camping. Also... read more

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Emerald Bay State Park

11001 CA Highway 89
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-3030
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

If visiting Lake Tahoe in the summer, a great place to camp is Emerald Bay State Park. The park includes two campgrounds: the Boat-In Camp (accessible by boat and foot only) and Eagle Point Campground. Within the park are various treasures including Tahoe's hidden castle, Vikingsholm, the scenic Rubicon foot trail that connects Eagle Point Campground with Vikingsholm and DL Bliss State Park. The park... read more

If visiting Lake Tahoe in the summer, a great place to camp is Emerald Bay... read more

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Fifth Element Healing Center

8611 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 448-4220 x530
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Fifth Element Healing Center is a place of wellness through the means of Reiki and energy healing. Their motto is to offer a place where relaxation, healing and rejuvenation of your mind, body, emotional and spiritual needs are met in a personalized session. With years of experience and wisdom offered by their practitioners, you are certain to leave their sanctuary feeling restored and grounded. They... read more

Fifth Element Healing Center is a place of wellness through the means of Reiki and... read more

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Grand Lodge Casino at the Hyatt

111 Country Club Drive
Incline Village, NV
(800) 327-3910
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Grand Lodge Casino is located inside the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe in Incline Village. The casino boasts 20,000 square feet of gaming floor with more than 100 video poker machines ranging from 1 cent to $25. There are an additional 260 slot machines on the floor and check out the promotions calendar to get in on the events and tournaments that take place throughout the... read more

Grand Lodge Casino is located inside the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe in Incline Village. The... read more

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Granlibakken Tahoe

725 Granlibakken Road
Tahoe City, CA
(877) 552-6301
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Granlibakken Tahoe is tucked away in the forested hills framing Lake Tahoe. Located just a few minutes from Tahoe City, Granlibakken is a resort center that invokes the meaning of quaint hospitality while at the same time offering a plethora of options to create the perfect vacation. From a fine dining restaurant that serves culinary art to a conference center that holds annual events such... read more

Granlibakken Tahoe is tucked away in the forested hills framing Lake Tahoe. Located just a... read more

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Hang Gliding Tahoe

2640 E. College Parkway
Carson City, NV
(775) 772-8232
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

50 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(775) 588-1010
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

In the 1960s and '70s, South Shore had the Sahara Tahoe, and Elvis Presley was a regular performer there. In the '80s, it became the High Sierra, and in the '90s it was known as the Horizon. Fast-forward to the present and we now have the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, the newest of the Stateline resorts. The showroom is now known as Vinyl, an... read more

In the 1960s and '70s, South Shore had the Sahara Tahoe, and Elvis Presley was... read more

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High Notes Summerlong Music Series

400 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-6900
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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. High Notes Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with their four fabulous ways to enjoy music. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous experiences of... read more

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

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High Notes Summerlong Music Series

5001 Northstar Drive
Truckee, CA
(530) 562-2267
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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. High Notes Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with their four fabulous ways to enjoy music. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous experiences of... read more

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

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High Notes Summerlong Music Series

1960 Squaw Valley Road
Squaw Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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. High Notes Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with their four fabulous ways to enjoy music. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous experiences of... read more

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

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High Notes Summerlong Music Series

CA Highway 28 and Bear Street
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 583-3074
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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. High Notes Summerlong Music Series makes it easy to do that with their four fabulous ways to enjoy music. Happening in the beach-side locations of Tahoe City and Kings Beach as well as the mountainous experiences of... read more

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

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Incline Village Recreation Center

980 Incline Way
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1300
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The 37,000-square-foot Incline Village Recreation Center has fitness classes and activities for people of all ages, from babies to seniors. You can drop in for the day or get a membership by the week, month or annually for yourself or your family. If you want to work out, you’ll find a cardiovascular room and strength area decked out with the latest equipment. The 25-yard, indoor... read more

The 37,000-square-foot Incline Village Recreation Center has fitness classes and activities for people of all... read more

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Incline Village Tennis Center

964 Incline Way
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1235
Incline Village Recreation Center
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Incline Village Tennis Center, adjacent to the Rec Center, has 11 courts surrounded by the beauty of the alpine forest. The pro shop is fully stocked with clothing, shoes, rackets and tennis equipment. If you need your racket restrung, their professional staff can have it done for you overnight. When you’re ready to play they’ll set you up with a hitting partner, schedule your game... read more

Incline Village Tennis Center, adjacent to the Rec Center, has 11 courts surrounded by the... read more

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IRIE Rafting Company

11253 Brockway Road, Suite 103
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-4900
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lake Tahoe has only one outflow — the Truckee River. And for 20 years IRIE Rafting Company has given visitors a close-up view of the waterway as well as the region's north and middle forks of the American River and the Carson River. For those wanting to stay closer to Truckee, IRIE offers half- and full-day trips on the Truckee River after it flows past... read more

Lake Tahoe has only one outflow — the Truckee River. And for 20 years IRIE... read more

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Kings Beach State Recreation Area

Bear Street and CA Highway 28
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 583-3074
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

With its easy location in the center of town, Kings Beach State Recreation Area makes enjoying the sandy shoreline of Lake Tahoe simple. The park itself is free and offers day use of a few miles of sandy beach, public bathrooms, a children's play area and barbecue grills. There are boat, Jet Ski and paddleboard rentals available as well. Parking costs $10 for both cars and... read more

With its easy location in the center of town, Kings Beach State Recreation Area makes enjoying... read more

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Lake Tahoe Balloons

2435 Venice Drive East
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-1221
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do
(800) 872-9294

Lake Tahoe Balloons lets you see the Lake Tahoe region from a very unique perspective. Imagine flying with the golden eagles and osprey while gliding with the currents of wind in your own hot-air balloon. Below you spreads the immense green forests and granite landscapes of the Sierra Mountains framing the turquoise and azure blues of Lake Tahoe and other smaller alpine lakes. The only... read more

Lake Tahoe Balloons lets you see the Lake Tahoe region from a very unique perspective.... read more

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Lake Tahoe Boat Rides

2435 Venice Drive E.
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-3747
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lake Tahoe Boat Rides is your one-stop-shop for water fun. The operation has a multitude of ways to create a good time. For those looking to enjoy the beautiful sites and excitement that Lake Tahoe has to offer by boat, Lake Tahoe Boat Rides has a variety of private boat tours available. This is perfect for swimming in private coves, tubing, waterskiing and lounging while... read more

Lake Tahoe Boat Rides is your one-stop-shop for water fun. The operation has a multitude... read more

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Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises

MS Dixie Departure
760 U.S. Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(800) 987-9852
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises makes it easy to book just the right sightseeing cruise on the water, whether you are interested in seeing the lake from a luxury yacht or aboard a classic paddle wheeler, whether you want a mid-day excursion or an evening dinner cruise. Emerald Bay, the historic Vikingsholm lodge and Fannette Island feature in the voyages offered by Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises,... read more

Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises makes it easy to book just the right sightseeing cruise on... read more

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Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises

Bleu Wave Departure
760 U.S. Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(800) 987-9852
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises makes it easy to book just the right sightseeing cruise on the water, whether you are interested in seeing the lake from a luxury yacht or aboard a classic paddle wheeler, whether you want a mid-day excursion or an evening dinner cruise. Emerald Bay, the historic Vikingsholm lodge and Fannette Island feature in the voyages offered by Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises,... read more

Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises makes it easy to book just the right sightseeing cruise on... read more

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Lakeside Casino

168 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(775) 589-2313
Lakeside Inn and Casino
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lakeside Casino offers everything you could want in a gaming establishment, from poker, blackjack and roulette to slots, craps and a sportsbook. Look for the 3-to-2 odds on all blackjacks and the 10-times odds on all numbers at the craps table. In line with the philosophy of being the friendliest spot in town, there is the University of Lakeside, a weekly class that teaches the... read more

Lakeside Casino offers everything you could want in a gaming establishment, from poker, blackjack and... read more

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Lakeside Inn

168 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(775) 589-2313
Lakeside Inn and Casino
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lakeside Inn, part of the Lakeside Inn and Casino complex, has earned a reputation as a great value. This property has a Sierra-lodge theme, and that carries over into the hotel rooms, furnished with rustic furniture and smooth-hewn wood paneling. Another feature that sets the Lakeside apart from other hotels and resorts is the property’s commitment to being fee free. There are no hidden charges,... read more

Lakeside Inn, part of the Lakeside Inn and Casino complex, has earned a reputation as... read more

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Mountain Golf Course

690 Wilson Way
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1150
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Mountain Golf Course in Incline Village is set in a rolling hillside – with an elevation change of about a hundred feet – that reminds you why this town is named Incline. The Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed course winds its way through a forest of old-growth pines and cedars with a couple of creeks running through. Usually open May through October, the 18-hole, par 58... read more

Mountain Golf Course in Incline Village is set in a rolling hillside – with an... read more

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North Tahoe Watersports

700 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-7245
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

North Tahoe Watersports brings you the fun of Lake Tahoe in a safe and exciting way. Specializing in parasailing, the excursion company also rents water-based toys like kayaks, Sea-Doos, personal motorized watercraft, paddleboards, pedal boats and aqua cycle trikes. North Tahoe Watersports also offers private lake tours, bringing you to all of the magical parts of Lake Tahoe.

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North Tahoe Watersports

8400 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-9253
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

North Tahoe Watersports brings you the fun of Lake Tahoe in a safe and exciting way. Specializing in parasailing, the excursion company also rents water-based toys like kayaks, Sea-Doos, personal motorized watercraft, paddleboards, pedal boats and aqua cycle trikes. North Tahoe Watersports also offers private lake tours, bringing you to all of the magical parts of Lake Tahoe.

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Obexer's Boat Company & Obexer's Water Sports

5300 West Lake Boulevard
Homewood, CA
(530) 525-7962
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Obexer's is a quick way to get out on the water of Lake Tahoe through their rental of full-powered personal Jet skis, the Ski-Doo GTS 300 and water ski, wakeboard, wake surf and wake skate lessons. Jet ski rentals come with all the equipment needed such as life preservers. You must be 18 to rent a Jet ski. Their lessons aren't limited to the beginner.... read more

Obexer's is a quick way to get out on the water of Lake Tahoe through... read more

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Olympic Bike Shop

620 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-2500
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Olympic Bike Shop is your best bet for the biggest selection of bike rentals and cycling gear whether it be for dirt or road. Olympic Bike Shop opened its doors in 1973 and still continues today because of the owner's and employees' love for cycling in the Lake Tahoe area. With their knowledge about the area's trails and road rides, the entire crew is an... read more

Olympic Bike Shop is your best bet for the biggest selection of bike rentals and... read more

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Ponderosa Golf Course

10040 Reynold Way
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-3501
Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do
Ponderosa Golf Course is a quintessential Truckee story. The nine-hole public course was built more than 50 years ago by the residents of town. The course was family owned for most of that half-century but was kept from being turned into a subdivision when the Truckee Airport District purchased it in 2008. Now Ponderosa is managed by the Truckee Donner Recreation and Park District with... read more
Ponderosa Golf Course is a quintessential Truckee story. The nine-hole public course was built more... read more
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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

4045 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-6222
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

1133 Skl Run Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-7470
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

3668 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-1031
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

3535 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-1685
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

1 Lake Parkway
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6655
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

1001 Heavenly Village Way, #15
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-3649
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

4215 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Unit K
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3660
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Powder House Ski & Snowboard

1001 Heavenly Village Way, #20
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6422
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Rent A Boat Lake Tahoe

6834 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe Vista, CA
(775) 443-4089
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of the problems with Lake Tahoe has always been that unless you own a boat, you are missing out on a lot of the fun that the lake has to offer. But Rent A Boat Lake Tahoe solves this problem. They have a fleet of lake-going vessels — all of them longer than 20 feet — that allow you to get out on the... read more

One of the problems with Lake Tahoe has always been that unless you own a... read more

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Sierra State Parks Foundation

P.O. Box 28
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-9911
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

If you enjoy the serenity and fun that the state parks provide in the Lake Tahoe area, then you must thank Sierra State Parks Foundation. Founded in 1973, the foundation is a nonprofit supporting seven different parks around the basin: D.L. Bliss State Park, Donner Memorial State Park, Emerald Bay State Park, Kings Beach State Recreation Area, Sugar Pine Point State Park, Tahoe State Recreation... read more

If you enjoy the serenity and fun that the state parks provide in the Lake... read more

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South Lake Brewing Company

1920 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 578-0087
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

When it comes to creating a great product, it all comes down to passion. And that is exactly what owners Chris and Nicole Smith have put into their creation of South Lake Brewing Company. Built on the admiration of both the area and the taste of excellent handcrafted beer, the warmth and welcoming atmosphere of South Lake Brewing Company brings to reality what Lake Tahoe... read more

When it comes to creating a great product, it all comes down to passion. And... read more

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South Shore Bikes

871 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-7433
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Stillwater Spa

111 Country Club Drive
Incline Village, NV
(775) 886-6745
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Are you ready for a little pampering? Get yourself down to the Stillwater Spa at the Hyatt Lake Tahoe and prepare to relax. The philosophy of the spa reflects the tranquility of the natural surroundings, incorporating the clear waters of the lake and the pure mountain air balanced with the elements of earth and fire in treating your body, mind and soul. Massage styles include... read more

Are you ready for a little pampering? Get yourself down to the Stillwater Spa at... read more

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SWA Watersports

5160 W. Lake Boulevard, Suite A
Homewood, CA
(775) 298-5316
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

SWA Watersports has two locations offering Jet Ski and boat rentals, fishing charters, guided tours and private charters as well as water-sport rentals and lessons. Boat rentals range from 20 to 27 footers with capacities of up to 14 people. You can also charter a yacht, pontoon boat or wake boat and let a licensed captain guide you around the lake and teach you to... read more

SWA Watersports has two locations offering Jet Ski and boat rentals, fishing charters, guided tours... read more

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Tahoe Amore

2435 Venice Drive East
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 314-8866
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Bring love into your Lake Tahoe vacation with excursion in the gondolas of Tahoe Amore. Built on the concept of intertwining the romance of Venice, Italy, and their water gondolas with the stunning beauty seen from South Lake Tahoe's Tahoe Keys, it creates a spectacular experience. It truly is a boat tour that inspires a feeling of love. Perfect at sunset or anytime of day... read more

Bring love into your Lake Tahoe vacation with excursion in the gondolas of Tahoe Amore.... read more

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Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema

475 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 584-2431
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema is not just your regular movie theater. Recently renovated complete with overstuffed leather rocking chairs and comfy couches in the theater and a full bar with seven beers and cider on tap in the entry area, Tahoe Art Haus takes going to a movie to whole new level of fun. The theater was a little rundown when the new owners... read more

Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema is not just your regular movie theater. Recently renovated complete... read more

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Tahoe Bike Company

3131 Harrison Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0267
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Tahoe Bleu Wave

2435 Venice Drive
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(775) 588-9283
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Tahoe Brew Tours

4143 Cedar Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(775) 375-0526
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe has some great breweries, and one of the best ways to experience them is with Tahoe Brew Tours. This service provides a knowledgeable guide and tour bus to shuttle you on an exploration of some of the craft beer breweries in the basin. Choose either the standard six-hour tour with pick-up and drop-off locations on both the North and South Shores, or the afternoon... read more

Tahoe has some great breweries, and one of the best ways to experience them is... read more

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Tahoe City Golf Course

251 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-1516
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe City Golf Course is a 9-hole course (with a par of 33) that has character and stellar views of Lake Tahoe. The history of the course began back in 1917 when England's famous golfer May "Queenie" Dunn was commissioned to create a course on the then-famous Tahoe Tavern resort property. As one of the first courses in the United States to be designed by... read more

Tahoe City Golf Course is a 9-hole course (with a par of 33) that has... read more

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Tahoe City Kayak

521 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-4336
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe City Kayak offers everything you could need if you desire to go kayaking or standup paddleboarding in Lake Tahoe. Ready to outfit you from head to toe with new gear or rentals, Tahoe City Kayak prides itself on being the trusted North Tahoe source on all things kayak. In addition to selling boards, boats, accessories and gear, it also gives tours, with various types... read more

Tahoe City Kayak offers everything you could need if you desire to go kayaking or... read more

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Tahoe City Marina

700 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-1039
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe City Marina is a collection of stores and the longest-standing marina on Lake Tahoe. Beginning its days in the 1940s, the marina is not only a historical aspect to Tahoe City, but also one of the largest marinas on the lake. The marina itself assists with all boat needs as well as mooring and boat slips. They also sell gas and diesel for boats... read more

Tahoe City Marina is a collection of stores and the longest-standing marina on Lake Tahoe.... read more

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Tahoe Cruises

900 Ski Run Marina
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(775) 588-1881
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Now with the Ski Run Marina as a home port, Tahoe Cruises brings the reality of pure luxury to each and every person who walks on the decks of The Safari Rose. An 80-foot-long, 20-foot-wide boat of pure exquisiteness, this is an excursion that will bring any Tahoe vacation up to the next level. The yacht offers full services, with six bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen,... read more

Now with the Ski Run Marina as a home port, Tahoe Cruises brings the reality... read more

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Tahoe Dance School

2810 Lake Forest Road
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-3367
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of the greatest ways to engage in health and wellness is through dance. Tahoe Dance School is an excellent opportunity to connect with your rhythmic side, whether you are a professional dancer or one who dances purely for enjoyment. Under the direction of Dee Dee Terzian for more than 20 years, Tahoe Dance School is a community favorite for learning classical ballet, jazz, hip... read more

One of the greatest ways to engage in health and wellness is through dance. Tahoe... read more

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Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

600 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-0400
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all the equipment and clothing needed for a fun day outside. They have multiple locations around the Tahoe Basin that are interconnected to make returning rental and demo gear a breeze. You can bring skis, snowboards, boots and poles back to any of the Tahoe Dave's rental shops despite where you... read more

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all... read more

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Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

590 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-6415
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all the equipment and clothing needed for a fun day outside. They have multiple locations around the Tahoe Basin that are interconnected to make returning rental and demo gear a breeze. You can bring skis, snowboards, boots and poles back to any of the Tahoe Dave's rental shops despite where you... read more

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all... read more

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Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

3039 CA Highway 89
Olympic Valley, CA
(530) 583-5665
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all the equipment and clothing needed for a fun day outside. They have multiple locations around the Tahoe Basin that are interconnected to make returning rental and demo gear a breeze. You can bring skis, snowboards, boots and poles back to any of the Tahoe Dave's rental shops despite where you... read more

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all... read more

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Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

8299 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-5800
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all the equipment and clothing needed for a fun day outside. They have multiple locations around the Tahoe Basin that are interconnected to make returning rental and demo gear a breeze. You can bring skis, snowboards, boots and poles back to any of the Tahoe Dave's rental shops despite where you... read more

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all... read more

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Tahoe Dave's Skis & Boards

10200 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-0900
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all the equipment and clothing needed for a fun day outside. They have multiple locations around the Tahoe Basin that are interconnected to make returning rental and demo gear a breeze. You can bring skis, snowboards, boots and poles back to any of the Tahoe Dave's rental shops despite where you... read more

Tahoe Dave's is a full-service ski and snowboard shop offering rentals, demos, sales and all... read more

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Tahoe Dirt Bikes

12675 Lee Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 386-2952
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

For those who enjoy the thrill of speed and the beauty of the outdoors, Tahoe Dirt Bike is your best bet for renting machines that will provide just what you are looking for. This full-service guide and rental facility offers all levels of dirt bikes, street bikes, quads, Timbersleds, Polaris RZRs and E-bikes. Tahoe Dirt Bike is ready to educate the beginner or to facilitate... read more

For those who enjoy the thrill of speed and the beauty of the outdoors, Tahoe... read more

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Tahoe Donner

11509 Northwoods Boulevard
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9400
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The sprawling Tahoe Donner subdivision and its 6,000-plus homes above Truckee is many things to lots of people. For some it is their home neighborhood; for others it’s where they rent a house for a few days in winter or summer. Locals and visitors all take advantage of the Tahoe Donner Association’s 7,000 acres and equally vast amenities available to homeowners as well as to... read more

The sprawling Tahoe Donner subdivision and its 6,000-plus homes above Truckee is many things to... read more

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Tahoe Donner Equestrian Center

15275 Alder Creek Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9470
Tahoe Donner
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One way for almost every person to explore Tahoe Donner’s nearly 3,500 acres of open space mountain scenery is on horseback via more than 100 km of trails. During the summer season Tahoe Donner’s equestrian center offers a variety of guided rides for members of the homeowners association, their guests and the public. Choose from 1-hour to 2-hour trail rides, with the latter best suited... read more

One way for almost every person to explore Tahoe Donner’s nearly 3,500 acres of open... read more

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Tahoe Donner Golf Course

12850 Northwoods Boulevard
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9443
Tahoe Donner
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Donner offers scores of amenities to its homeowner members, and the crown jewel is the championship golf course. What makes the 18-hole course even more special is that it’s also open to the public. Set on 200 acres of high-elevation, pine-shrouded beauty, the 7002-yard, par 72 course is open from spring to fall. But the fun no longer stops when the snow starts to... read more

Tahoe Donner offers scores of amenities to its homeowner members, and the crown jewel is... read more

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Tahoe Forest Health System

10121 Pine Avenue
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-6011
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

When it comes to staying healthy and vibrant, the local community depends on Tahoe Forest Health System. Creating a platform of excellence and compassion, Tahoe Forest encompasses Tahoe Forest Hospital in Truckee, California, and Incline Village Community Hospital in Incline Village, Nevada. Both arenas offer assistance in orthopedics and sports medicine, including the Total Joint Program, which helps with anterior hip procedures. They offer the Gene... read more

When it comes to staying healthy and vibrant, the local community depends on Tahoe Forest... read more

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Tahoe Modern Makers

3668 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Suite K
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3388
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Tahoe Paddle & Oar

8299 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 581-3029
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Paddle & Oar is a full outfitter for anything that has to do with paddle sports. A shop ready to outfit the beginner or restock the expert, Tahoe Paddle & Oar is ready for all needs related to kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding (and anything else you can think of that involves water, fun and a paddle). Their supreme location on the edge of Lake Tahoe... read more

Tahoe Paddle & Oar is a full outfitter for anything that has to do with... read more

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Tahoe Sailing Charters

700 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 553-8500
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Sailing Charters is an excellent way to see the beauty of Lake Tahoe powered by Mother Nature. Non-motorized yacht sailing cruises give a serene yet exciting approach to exploring Lake Tahoe. Tahoe Sailing Charters brings the water tours to the next level by providing cocktails and non-alcohol drinks on the cruise. For those looking for a more private experience, Tahoe Sailing Charters offers a... read more

Tahoe Sailing Charters is an excellent way to see the beauty of Lake Tahoe powered... read more

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Tahoe Ski Company

3131 Harrison Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0267
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

As a premier South Lake Tahoe snow equipment rental outfitter, Tahoe Ski Company is the perfect place to get every type of non-motorized device needed for snow-centered fun. Their shop, located at the base of Heavenly Mountain Resort, is filled with skis and snowboards for all levels. They also offer sleds, cross-country skis, snowshoes and other implements for enjoying the snow. To make the day... read more

As a premier South Lake Tahoe snow equipment rental outfitter, Tahoe Ski Company is the... read more

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Tahoe Sport Fishing

900 Ski Run Boulevard, Suite 102
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-5448
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Sport Fishing is one of the most complete fishing-charter operations at the south end of the lake. 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... read more

Tahoe Sport Fishing is one of the most complete fishing-charter operations at the south end... read more

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Tahoe Sport Fishing

760 NV Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 586-9338
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Sport Fishing is one of the most complete fishing-charter operations at the south end of the lake. 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... read more

Tahoe Sport Fishing is one of the most complete fishing-charter operations at the south end... read more

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Tahoe Sports

900 Ski Run Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-0200
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Tahoe Sports

2435 Venice Drive
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-8888
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Tahoe Sports Hub

10095 W. River Street
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-4510
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The Tahoe Sports Hub is full of gear for every adventure sport for every Sierra season. From watersports, the trail and granite in summer to skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing in winter, Tahoe Sports Hub either sells it or rents it. There is an on-site bicycle shop that sells bikes and gear as well as offering bike repair and rentals. Other summer fun can be had... read more

The Tahoe Sports Hub is full of gear for every adventure sport for every Sierra... read more

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Tahoe Tastings

2435 Venice Drive
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 494-9222
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

There are a lot of different ways to experience Tahoe, but one of the classiest has to be while tasting wine and cruising the lake aboard a classic wooden boat. Tahoe Tastings provides midday and sunset tours from Keys Marina to the iconic Emerald Bay. En route you'll get to sample a number of wines and enjoy the scenery for two hours. To really make... read more

There are a lot of different ways to experience Tahoe, but one of the classiest... read more

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Tahoe Water Adventures

120 Grove Street
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-9253
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Tahoe Water Adventures is your one-stop shop for anything related to having fun on Lake Tahoe. From speed-boat rentals to Jet Skis, Tahoe Water Adventures rents reliable power toys for the water. They also rent kayaks, standup paddleboards and surfboards. In addition to rentals they offer guided trips and lessons. Tahoe Water Adventures is only open in the summer.

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Tahoe Whitewater Tours

10015 Palisades Drive
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-5777
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

If finding some adrenaline fun via flowing rivers is your cup of tea, then you must check out Tahoe Whitewater Tours. A highly reputable company that offers guided trips down Truckee River as well as other rivers that surround the Lake Tahoe basin, Tahoe Whitewater Tours is gifted in creating a trip that fits the wants and needs of the group. From basic Class I... read more

If finding some adrenaline fun via flowing rivers is your cup of tea, then you... read more

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The Loft Theatre

1021 Heavenly Village Way
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 523-8024
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The Loft Theatre is an excellent way to bring more to a dining experience. A restaurant enhanced with magicians and theatrical acts that change nightly, The Loft Theatre brings you both entertainment and tasty Italian food. Their menu and acts change throughout the year, making the designation a fun visit multiple times a year. The menu is true Italian and incredibly delicious.

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The Village at Squaw Valley

1750 Village East Road
Olympic Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The Village at Squaw Valley is northern California's example of a ski hamlet, offering a little bit for everyone. The 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 and bustle below. The variety of restaurants and... read more

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

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Thunderbird Lake Tahoe

5000 NV Highway 28
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-8750
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

George Whittell Jr., heir to one of San Francisco’s largest fortunes, pulled his $50 million (roughly $50 billion in current dollars) out of the stock market just weeks before the crash of 1929. He needed to do something with all that money and started buying up land on Lake Tahoe’s eastern shore, eventually owning almost the entire Nevada shoreline. In 1936 construction began on his... read more

George Whittell Jr., heir to one of San Francisco’s largest fortunes, pulled his $50 million... read more

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Truckee Ice Rink

10500 Brockway Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-7720
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of the treasures of winter is the pleasure of ice-skating. In Truckee there is a fabulous family-focused ice rink that comes with the flurries of snowfall at the Truckee River Regional Park. Although not regulation in size, Truckee Ice Rink offers a great array of activities on the ice. From public ice-skating sessions (complete with rentals) to ice-skating lessons, from figure-skating classes to all... read more

One of the treasures of winter is the pleasure of ice-skating. In Truckee there is... read more

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Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District

8924 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-7720
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Take a look around and it’s clear that Truckee is a special town: history, mountains, lakes, river and forests. But there are many hidden gems known mostly to locals. The thing is, those gems are kept shining by the Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District for the enjoyment of locals and visitors. Some of the amenities and facilities managed by the district are accessible for free,... read more

Take a look around and it’s clear that Truckee is a special town: history, mountains,... read more

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Tubing Hills

50 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(530) 542-3294
Sierra Mountain Sports
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Looking for some good winter fun for the whole family? You can't beat climbing onto a big old innertube and swooshing down a snow-covered hill. And there's a tubing hill on either end of South Shore. On the Nevada side, it's just across the street from the Mont Bleu, and over toward Meyers, you'll find it at the Tahoe Paradise Golf Course. Both sites have... read more

Looking for some good winter fun for the whole family? You can't beat climbing onto... read more

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UC Davis Tahoe Science Center

291 Country Club Drive, #320
Incline Village, NV
(775) 881-7560
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

On the Sierra Nevada College campus in the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Tahoe Science Center has interactive exhibits with hands-on activities that explore the science of the Lake Tahoe Basin – its geology, environmental issues, ecological challenges and more. Step aboard the 2/3-scale model of the UC Davis Research Vessel to learn how they investigate and monitor lake quality and clarity. Take... read more

On the Sierra Nevada College campus in the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences, UC Davis... read more

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UC Davis Tahoe Science Center

2400 Lake Forest Road
Tahoe City, NV
(775) 881-7566
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

On the Sierra Nevada College campus in the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Tahoe Science Center has interactive exhibits with hands-on activities that explore the science of the Lake Tahoe Basin – its geology, environmental issues, ecological challenges and more. Step aboard the 2/3-scale model of the UC Davis Research Vessel to learn how they investigate and monitor lake quality and clarity. Take... read more

On the Sierra Nevada College campus in the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences, UC Davis... read more

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Village Ski Loft

800 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 831-3537
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

The Village Ski Loft’s knowledgeable staff has been outfitting visitors and residents for the four seasons since 1973, providing sales, service and rentals for all of your outdoor needs. With one of the widest selections of bikes on the north shore — from beach cruisers to downhill mountain bikes — they also stock a full line of parts and accessories and have a variety of... read more

The Village Ski Loft’s knowledgeable staff has been outfitting visitors and residents for the four... read more

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Waterman's Landing

5166 North Lake Boulevard
Carnelian Bay, CA
(530) 546-3590
Patton Landing Beach
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

A small cafe nestled on Patton Landing Beach, Waterman's Landing offers food, drink, water-toy rentals and more. With a menu providing breakfast, lunch, snacks and alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks, the locally owned, family-run cafe provides hearty meals to keep energy levels high. On the rental side of things they offer kayaks, paddleboards and canoes. They also provide kayak and paddleboard tours and lessons. Waterman's Landing... read more

A small cafe nestled on Patton Landing Beach, Waterman's Landing offers food, drink, water-toy rentals... read more

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West End Beach of Donner Lake

15962 South Shore Drive
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-7720
Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

Lake Tahoe, 15 minutes away, gets all the attention, but Truckee has a gem of its own: Donner Lake. While not as big and broad as Big Blue, Donner Lake offers up a good bit of watery fun too. One of the best places to access Donner is West End Beach. In summer months during the day, there is a modest admission fee to enter... read more

Lake Tahoe, 15 minutes away, gets all the attention, but Truckee has a gem of... read more

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Xhale Bar & Lounge

27 Highway 50, Suite Basement
Stateline, NV
(775) 580-7221
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Zephyr Cove Resort

760 U.S. Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 589-4907
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

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

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Zephyr Cove Snowmobile Center

760 Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 589-4906
Zephyr Cove Resort
Lake Tahoe Thing to Do

One of the most exciting ways to experience the Tahoe backcountry is by snowmobile. The Zephyr Cove Snowmobile Center offers rides for morning, noon or afternoon and even has full moon evening rides available. Machine operators must be at least 16, but children as young as 5 can ride along. Don't worry if you didn't dress for the event; the center has... read more

One of the most exciting ways to experience the Tahoe backcountry is... read more