Welcome to North Lake Tahoe. Lake Tahoe is a big blue centerpiece, surrounded by massive granite peaks of the Sierra Nevada, with skies reflecting into the largest alpine Lake in North America. North Lake Tahoe spans two states, California and Nevada, with top rated lodging for your perfect family, romantic or relaxing vacation. Unique and beautiful communities dot the shores of North Lake Tahoe and the surrounding mountainsides, each offering fine, casual and leisure dining options. Lake Tahoe offers hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, dozens of beaches, world-renown downhill and nordic skiing, snow sports of all kinds, and 39 trillion gallons of water to enjoy. Many nationally recognized Lake Tahoe events including music festivals, concerts, food pairings and sporting events take place each season. With so much to do, you may need to stay awhile.
ADVENTURE AWAITSWelcome to North Lake Tahoe. Lake Tahoe is a big blue centerpiece, surrounded by massive granite peaks of the Sierra Nevada, with skies reflecting into the largest alpine Lake in North America. North Lake Tahoe spans two states, California and Nevada, with top rated lodging for your perfect family, romantic...
From alpine blue waters to expansive mountain peaks, the Sierra landscape is truly awe-inspiring. To protect and preserve our beloved environment in Lake Tahoe, please commit to six travel pledges that will amplify environmental stewardship efforts. Rooted in preservation tactics, education and mindfulness, the pledge reminds visitors and locals alike to travel with awareness and observe the impact of your individual actions.
What's Happening in Lake Tahoe
At Northstar’s skating rink. Get out the ice skates and enjoy an evening in The Village from 5:30pm to 8:3... [more]
Join UC Davis TERC (Tahoe Environmental Research Center) as we welcome Chris Smallcomb from the Reno office of t... [more]
Winter Science Speaker Series offered by UC Davis TERC (Tahoe Environmental Research Center) Have you noticed al... [more]
Join us on Saturday, December 17th to celebrate the historic opening of the Base to Base Gondola at Palisades Ta... [more]
With its sparkling blue waters, phenomenal mountain scenery and endless recreation, Lake Tahoe is a treat during any time of year. But around the lake lie many other treasures — lesser-known activities — that offer explorers one-of-a-kind experiences in this special place.SEE ALL TREASURES
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Enjoy a budget-friendly time in North Lake Tahoe
For vacationers on a budget, North Lake Tahoe has plenty of places to see and things to do for free, or for next to nothing. We’ve highlighted some of our favorite activities below, so keep these in mind when you’re planning your first (or return) trip to this winter wonderland.Read More
What’s New in North Lake Tahoe: Fall & Winter 2022 Guide
The fall into winter feels have officially made their way to North Lake Tahoe. Pumpkin spice lattes are giving way to holiday blends as a blanket of fresh new snow flows over the Sierra Crest.Read More
Your Guide to North Lake Tahoe’s 11 Downhill Resorts
North Lake Tahoe: precious sapphire of the Sierra, home to eclectic locals, and site of some of the region's most jaw-dropping resorts. Naturally, this picturesque region—packed with ski-runs, panoramic views and some of the best après-ski culture in the nation—Read More
Welcome to a one of kind, winter experience. Unified by 12 unique towns, the North Lake Tahoe adventurous spirit will open up your mind and awaken your winter soul.
Welcome to a destination where dual days thrive, elevating every spring day into an extraordinary experience.
North Lake Tahoe is the perfect mix of lakeside adventure and on-mountain activities with a thriving summer scene loaded with experiences.