South Lake Tahoe Attractions
Known for natural wonders from sandy beaches to majestic mountains and sapphire blue waters, Lake Tahoe is a year-round playground packed with one-of-a-kind attractions. Explore our listings for the best things to do and see in Lake Tahoe for solo adventurers, families, couples, and groups — starting right around the corner at Heavenly Ski Resort.
Heavenly Ski Resort
With the area’s best views of magnificent Lake Tahoe and 4,800 acres of off-the-grid terrain in both California and Nevada, Heavenly Ski Resort is one of the most unique snowsports resorts on earth. Visit Heavenly for 34 miles of wide-open groomed cruisers, plunging 1,600-foot chutes, and legendary après-ski traditions.
Embark on an unforgettable 2.4-mile journey up Heavenly Mountain, featuring panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. Make a stop at the Observation Deck on your way up for a high altitude photo op, a hot drink at Café Blue, and a souvenir or new piece of gear at The Gondola Sports shop. At the top, some of Lake Tahoe’s most scenic hiking trails await.
Located at the base of the Heavenly Gondola, Heavenly Village is a community hub packed with family-friendly alpine fun. Stroll the village’s cobblestone sidewalks and discover over 40 shops and restaurants, art galleries, an 8-plex cinema, and a seasonal skating rink or mini-golf course.
5 Fun Lake Tahoe Staycation Ideas
It goes without saying that 2020 has been a weird year. The COVID-19 pandemic put a damper on many of our travel plans. However, we refuse to let it put a damper on our spirits! If you live in Lake Tahoe or the surrounding area, this one’s for you!
Tips For Getting Around Lake Tahoe Without A Car
No car? No problem! Lake Tahoe is a great vacation destination to explore on foot, or by bus, trolley, water taxi… The list goes on and on! Here are some of our favorite options for exploring Lake Tahoe without a car.
School’s Out: Best Summer Activities for Kids in South Lake Tahoe
Schools are winding down for the year, which means it’s time to start thinking about summer vacations and kid-friendly activities. Kids grow up fast and summer is a great time to really bond and spend time together as a family.
Catching the peak of Fall Foliage in the Sierra Nevada
Science is cool and so are interactive maps. Thanks to some programming whiz kids at SmokyMountains.com and their use of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration data (including historical and forecast temperatures and precipitation), historical leaf peak trends, and peak observation trends, travelers now have an online map that lets them in on the best weeks to catch fall foliage splendor around the country — including right here in Tahoe.
Things To Do ASAP In South Lake Tahoe
We like to call Lake Tahoe a “year-round playground” because, whether it’s the peak of summer or the dead of winter, there really is no shortage of things to do. From the too-good-to-be-true landscapes to the exciting nightlife, you’re sure to find something to love about this place we call home.
Must-Do Summer Adventures in Lake Tahoe
Summer is still in full swing in Lake Tahoe this August! Whether you’re looking for hiking and biking, world-class golf, water sports or live music, the options within minutes of the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel are endless.
Your Spring Break Guide to Family Fun in Lake Tahoe
What to Ask When Touring A Wedding Venue
Picking a wedding venue isn’t easy. There are a lot of details to consider and it’s a lot of money on the line. While it’s easy to get caught up in how a venue looks, there’s definitely some important details and fine print to consider before making a final decision.
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