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The opportunities are endless
The opportunities are endless

November 23, 2017

You find yourself in Tahoe and it’s a picture-perfect powder day. There’s just one problem: The thought of hitting the slopes strikes you as an expensive lesson in learning about aches and pains you didn’t...



Home-grown gear
Home-grown gear

November 23, 2017

Lake Tahoe still proves to be a launching pad for creative entrepreneurs in ski and snowboard construction, and more companies are on the rise (especially after the incredible 2016-17 snow season). Here is a peek...


Tahoe tipples
Tahoe tipples

November 23, 2017

Picture this: You just spent the day bombing down the mountain on some of the best snow you’ve seen all year. You’re tired and happy — but awfully thirsty. It’s time for a warm cocktail...


Winter surfing on Lake Tahoe
Winter surfing on Lake Tahoe

November 23, 2017

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and bone-chilling water don’t seem like a recipe for a good day at Lake Tahoe. But for a select group of outdoor enthusiasts, the conditions are ripe for...


‘Fire on the mountain’
‘Fire on the mountain’

November 23, 2017

A massive tour bus heaves and shrieks to a stop outside the Safeway grocery store in Kings Beach, California. Shopping carts halt. Car doors hang ajar. Wide eyes lock on the idling motor vehicle. The...


Calendar of Events, Lake Tahoe-Truckee, Winter 2017-18
Calendar of Events, Lake Tahoe-Truckee, Winter 2017-18

November 23, 2017

NOVEMBER November 25 Holiday Hop/ Small Business Saturday Stroll through downtown Tahoe City and enjoy wine and treats while celebrating the kick-off to the holiday season and our annual Shop Local program. visittahoecity.org November 30-December...


Love gift us up…
Love gift us up…

November 23, 2017

The gift-giving season is here. If you are spending your winter at Lake Tahoe, then you may want to get going on your holiday shopping before you get snowed in. Fortunately, there are options all...


Winter wine stops around Lake Tahoe
Winter wine stops around Lake Tahoe

November 23, 2017

Lake Tahoe is not what you’d call wine country. But the area does boast a smattering of wine bars and shops dedicated to the craft. And there are few seasons better to enjoy these cozy...


Delicious destinations
Delicious destinations

November 23, 2017

Lake Tahoe brings locals and visitors the crème de la crème in vacation luxury across the board. For the adventure-seeker, exhilarating outdoor excursions abound, while those in need of a wellness recharge can reach ultimate...


Winter wildlife guide for Lake Tahoe
Winter wildlife guide for Lake Tahoe

November 23, 2017

The shift from fall to winter is one of the most dramatic changes to occur in the Tahoe region. Just take a few photos of the mountainside and compare them in August to January and...


Luxury meets lakeside
Luxury meets lakeside

November 23, 2017

Famous for its five-star golf course, Edgewood Tahoe added another feather to its cap this summer with the completion of a $100 million lakeside lodge. Though the greens may be covered in snow, Edgewood’s stylish...


Après ski at Lake Tahoe
Après ski at Lake Tahoe

November 23, 2017

Let’s be honest. Skiers and snowboarders come to Lake Tahoe for more than just the snow. The area is famous for its entertainment, dining and, of course, a lively aprés scene. From fully stocked breweries...


2017-18 Lake Tahoe and Truckee ski resort guide
2017-18 Lake Tahoe and Truckee ski resort guide

November 23, 2017

After a 2016-17 winter for the record books, the Tahoe-Truckee region’s 14 downhill ski areas are gearing up for another winter on the slopes. Here’s a look at some of the new features skiers and...





Overcoming the odds to host the 1960 Olympics in Squaw Valley
Overcoming the odds to host the 1960 Olympics in Squaw Valley

November 23, 2017

In the early 1950s, the Squaw Valley Development Company was in serious trouble. Erratic winter weather with drought, blizzards, floods and avalanches had played havoc with lift operations and ticket sales. Company president Alex Cushing...