There is so much to do in North Lake Tahoe in the winter, we can’t ever hope to cover it all on this website…but we’re going to try! Check out the list below for some additional Lake Tahoe activities and remember that wherever your vacation takes you, across 180 degrees of North Lake Tahoe, pure experiences await you.
Wilderness Adventures offers daily, Husky-driven dogsled tours.
Borges Sleigh Rides 775-588-2953
Just over the Nevada border on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe are four major casinos boasting gaming, musical entertainment and more. These include the Cal-Neva (UNDER RENOVATION - CHECK FOR OPENING DATES), Jim Kelley’s Nugget, Crystal Bay Club, Hyatt Regency and the Tahoe Biltmore. See individual websites or our page on gaming for more information. Many of Nevada's sports bars offer video poker games as well.
Build a snowman, make a snow angel, or just romp around at any of these designated snowplay areas:
Incline Village Snow Play Area on Fairway Blvd next to the Chateau Clubhouse in Incline Village, NV. Located on the driving range, there is a gentle hill. Bring your own equipment.
Mt. Rose Meadows on Hwy 431/Mt. Rose Hwy. An undeveloped area eight miles up Mt. Rose Highway. Bring your own equipment.
Tahoe City Snow Play Area on Highway 89 South, l/8 mile south of the Tahoe City “Y.” Gentle slope, bring your own equipment.
The snowplay area at Tahoe Donner is located next to
Tahoe City Sports Park offers cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, dog friendly, restaurant, bar and ski/snowshoe rentals.
You’ll never believe how majestic the snowcapped mountains look from the middle of our Lake. Take a ride on the Tahoe Gal any time of the year for the ultimate, 360-degree view of Lake Tahoe. Click here or call (800) 218-2464 for more information.
Many of North Lake Tahoe’s fishing charter companies are open year-round. Click here to go to the fishing page and find out more.
Kayaking and Paddleboarding in Winter
If you want to take a break from the slopes, it's a great way to see the lake... from the water's point of view.