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Top 5 Water Sports in Lake Tahoe to Enjoy Before Summer Ends

Submitted on 08/25/2014 | by

Top Water Sports in Lake Tahoe

Now is the time to take advantage of the warmer summer season and get out on Lake Tahoe for water sports that you aren't able to enjoy in the cold snowy winters! Pack your bags and your swimming suits and head to Lake Tahoe to try out our top picks for things to do in the water that will be less accessible - or at the very least much more chilly - when fall and winter come around.

15 Things to Do Before Summer Ends in Lake Tahoe

Submitted on 08/21/2014 | by

Summer in Lake Tahoe

Summer is coming to an end soon in Lake Tahoe, and while everyone is looking forward to the winter snow it would be a shame to miss out on the best of what summer has to offer. From a spa day to a simple quiet afternoon at the beach, here are a few of the more pleasant activities that visitors might enjoy before the ski season finally kicks in.

Tighten the Purse Strings: Cheap and Free Things to Do in South Lake Tahoe

Submitted on 08/14/2014 | by

Cheap and Free Things to Do in South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is no cheap place to travel… and it’s not hard to open your wallet and realize you’ve dipped into the kids’ college savings for a trip to Lake Tahoe (whoops… I promise I won’t tell them). Luckily the kids can go to college and Lake Tahoe, because there are a few free and many cheap things to do that don’t call for college money to fund. Just take a look outside, the great outdoors is calling (lucky for us Mother Nature doesn’t charge for walks in the forest).

What to Do over Labor Day Weekend in Lake Tahoe

Submitted on 08/05/2014 | by

Labor Day fireworks Lake Tahoe

Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer. The school year is back in swing around the country, and long, hot summer days are ending. A long end-of-summer holiday at Lake Tahoe is an excellent way to bid goodbye to the season. In addition to all the other summer outdoor adventures around, visitors will find music venues, community fairs, festivals and much more. At Lake Tahoe, summer goes out with a bang, literally with an awesome fireworks display over the Lake. It's the grand finale to a weekend filled with the best summer has to offer.

Feel the Magic at the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival

Submitted on 07/28/2014 | by

Feel the Magic at the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival

There really is nothing quite like a night at the theatre, and guests are sure to be in awe at the spectacle that is the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival. From the 2014 feature production, As You Like It, to concerts and ballets, the upcoming events at the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival will have guests letting their imaginations go free. Feed the spirit with one of the many incredible summer performances that this season has to offer at the lake.

Summer Hotels in Lake Tahoe: Where to Stay this Summer 2014

Submitted on 07/23/2014 | by

Summer Hotels in Lake Tahoe

Located in the breathtaking Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America and often cited as the perfect getaway for the summer months due to its beautiful weather. With so much to do, there are countless places available that suit every type of vacation fantasy. From family friendly hotels to romantic lodgings, Lake Tahoe has it all.

Water Sports Galore! How to Cool Off in Lake Tahoe this Summer

Submitted on 07/14/2014 | by

Water Sports Lake Tahoe this Summer

Summer in Lake Tahoe offers abundant opportunities to enjoy water sports. Whether you are looking for a thrilling whitewater adventure, a relaxing afternoon of fishing or something in between, Lake Tahoe likely has a water sport to match your interests. When you are ready to cool off in the water, consider these five ideas for some wet summertime fun.

Kid Friendly Things to Do in Tahoe This Summer

Submitted on 07/07/2014 | by

Kid Friendly Things to Do in Tahoe This Summer

Lake Tahoe is the perfect summer getaway, and it’s just too good not to invite the kids along for the adventure. So you might have to listen to a few ‘are we there yet’s during the car ride over to your destination, but you won’t regret the extra company once you realize all of the fun kid friendly activities there are to do in Tahoe!

A Guide to Stand Up Paddling in Lake Tahoe: the ABCs of SUP

Submitted on 06/23/2014 | by

A Guide to Stand Up Paddling in Lake Tahoe

SUP (stand up paddleboarding) has been attracting people from all walks of life for awhile now, probably because it works great to tone the body and it’s just plain fun. Because you have to balance your body on the board, your core and legs get a workout in order to keep you from falling off, while the paddling itself incorporates cardio and strength training for an entire body, but low impact workout. SUP began long ago in Hawaii as a plausible way for beach guides to keep a watchful eye on tourists. It is now one of the most popular sports across the globe.

Lake Tahoe Bachelorette Weekend 2014: A Fun Time Awaits!

Submitted on 06/18/2014 | by

Lake Tahoe Bachelorette Weekend

Planning a bachelorette party can be simultaneously exciting and stressful; the impending nuptials of you or your friend are something to look forward to, but how can you be sure to plan a great getaway weekend that will please everyone in the bachelorette party?

While Lake Tahoe may not be as obvious a choice for a bachelorette party as Las Vegas or another major city, it has all of the ingredients needed to make for a memorable final night of singledom.