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"I thought it must be the fairest
picture the whole earth affords."

Mark Twain (Lake Tahoe)

Lake Tahoe Scenic Vacation
Noted for its spectacular natural beauty, Lake Tahoe's premier year-round vacation resort is one of the most scenic destinations in the nation...if not the world!

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Lake Tahoe — the largest alpine lake in the world — is 12 miles wide, 22 miles long and features 72 miles of sandy shoreline. The name "Tahoe" comes from the Washoe (Native American) word "Da-ow-a-ga," which means "Lake of the Sky."

Located along the border between California and Nevada in the snow-capped Sierra Nevada Mountains, South Lake Tahoe is approximately a 4-hour drive from San Francisco.

Fun Year-Round Recreational Activities
Lake Tahoe offers a wide range of fun summer and winter recreational activities — and the sun shines over 300 days a year.

Best Times to Visit Lake Tahoe



South Shore
Tahoe's scenic South Shore has it all — non-stop action or relaxation. Enjoy beautiful beaches, fun water sports, parks, forests and hiking trails, world-class ski resorts, museums, art galleries, shopping, restaurants, casinos, nightclubs, outdoor concerts and gambling 24/7.

4th of July Fireworks
July 4th "Lights on the Lake" is a FUN time to visit South Lake Tahoe.

Visit Heavenly Village and ride the Heavenly Gondola to the top of the mountain for stunning Tahoe views. Emerald Bay, Zephyr Cove, Nevada Beach and Eagle Falls are popular South Shore attractions.

North Shore
Tahoe's "laid-back" North Shore features scenic parks and forests, filled with giant Ponderosa Pines and Douglas Firs...and 20 miles of shoreline. Kings Beach, Carnelian Bay and Squaw Valley (the ski resort was host to the 1960 Winter Olympics) are popular North Shore attractions. Enjoy fun nightlife and gambling at the Nevada-side casinos.


Meetings & Skiing
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Lake Tahoe is a perfect venue for a Fun Getaway Escape, VIP Retreat, Corporate Meeting, Team-Building Event or Family Vacation...any time of the year.
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Las Vegas-style Casinos
Try your hand at "Lady Luck" at Lake Tahoe's Las Vegas-style casinos and resorts — enjoy Blackjack, Baccarat, Bingo, Keno, Craps, Roulette, Poker, Slot Machines and more. More on Casinos

 

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Nevada Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Lake Tahoe - Click here for more info and photos

Beautiful Lake Tahoe - snow-capped mountains and towering Ponderosa Pines, Lake Tahoe, California

Beautiful Nevada Beach, South Lake Tahoe

Welcome to South Lake Tahoe, California

Lake Tahoe elevation 6285 sign

Fun Water Sports on Lake Tahoe's South Shore and lakefront dining, Lake Tahoe, California

Enjoy world-class skiing, snowmobiling and snowboarding during the winter months.

Tahoe Ferry Boat Ride

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