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Top 5 Fall Adventures of North Lake Tahoe

Surrounded by the towering Sierra, replete with impressive species of flora, and home to the largest alpine lake in North America, fall in North Lake Tahoe is unlike anywhere else in the world. All year-round, North Lake Tahoe is home to timeless adventure—and fall is no different. Whether you’re looking to witness the stunning gold, orange and yellow hues as Read More >

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A Spartan Athlete’s Itinerary for North Lake Tahoe

It’s almost race day in Lake Tahoe for the 10,000 athletes competing in the 2017 Spartan World Championships at Squaw Valley on September 30. For those of you preparing for the most important obstacle race of the year, plan out the rest of your trip your trip to make the most of your time here. How you spend your days Read More >

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Top 7 High Altitude Training Locations in North Lake Tahoe

In many ways, North Lake Tahoe is the perfect training ground. With its high elevation, varied terrain and endless opportunity for human-powered sports, athletes of every fitness level can improve their overall physical fitness at the heart of the Sierra. For triathletes and obstacle racers—especially those participating in the Spartan Race World Championship Weekend, September 30 - October 1—North Lake Read More >

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8 Things To Do in North Lake Tahoe Before Summer Ends

Even though summer is winding down, we are still holding to its long days, warm nights, and beach-filled magic for as long as possible. Before the flannels and puffies come out from hibernation, soak up the last few weeks of Lake Tahoe’s most iconic season. We’ve rounded up the best activities and events to keep you busy every night of Read More >

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The 32nd Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival

Purchase your tickets to 3nd Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival here.  If the views of Lake Tahoe don’t make your jaw drop, the meticulously crafted food and libations of the 32nd Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival will. Held at Northstar California resort September 8-10, 2017, the Autumn Food and Wine Festival brings together world-class gastronomy, chefs, events Read More >

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Blend Culture, Art, History & Outdoor Splendor This Summer

Long before Walt Disney helped to launch the first nationally-televised Olympic Games from Squaw Valley in 1960, North Lake Tahoe set the stage for a rich cultural and natural history. As we explore the basin today, history can be found in our daily adventures, sometimes in unique and surprising ways. From prohibition poker matches that defined the fate of Kings Read More >

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7 Reasons to Explore Wellness in North Lake Tahoe

It's time to get out of the office and into the mountains where you can unplug and hit reset. When you blend wellness with travel, you not only experience the best a place has to offer, but you feel rejuvenated when returning home. A trip to North Lake Tahoe is the perfect ticket for finding your center no matter what Read More >

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North Lake Tahoe Summer Festival Guide

Mark your calendar! This summer in North Lake Tahoe is packed with can’t miss festivals and events. From the shores of Lake Tahoe to surrounding mountain summits and everywhere in between, summer is the ultimate time to embrace culture, music, dance, art and so much more. Starting in May and going through October, enjoy everything from week-long celebrations of life Read More >

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18 New and Exciting Things To Do in North Lake Tahoe This Summer

Blend "what's new" with the timeless adventures of North Lake Tahoe this summer. From grand openings to revamped excursions, here are 18 noteworthy items to add to your summer bucket list.  Activities & Adventure Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows announces “endless season,” operating beyond July 4 for first time Known for offering the longest ski season in Tahoe, Squaw Valley I Read More >

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Get Inspired at the No Barriers Summit, June 1-4, 2017

Experience music without hearing or sewing without sight. Get up close with a falcon. Participate in extreme kite flying or adaptive cross fit, scuba or rock climbing. Learn meditation or the joys of self-care and deep nourishment, and prepare to be inspired when the No Barriers Summit comes to The Resort at Squaw Creek June 1-4, 2017. The Summit is Read More >

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World Cup Opening Ceremonies to Showcase North Lake Tahoe’s Next Generation of Female Athletes and Leaders

Anika, 12, might seem like your average middle schooler. She likes to draw, loves science fiction and has an Alaskan Malamute named Niko, but, when the Audi FIS World Cup comes to Squaw Valley March 9 – 12, her generous spirit and exemplary citizenship will earn her a place on the World Cup stage. Anika will be participating in the Read More >

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WinterWonderGrass Music and Brew Festival: Unique Tahoe Experience Returns for a Third Year

WinterWonderGrass returns to Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows March 31 - April 2, 2017, bringing together renowned bluegrass performers, delicious local food, tasty local brew and a weekend of surprises. Here are just a few reasons you should add this festival to your North Tahoe Must-Do List: 25 Bands on 5 Stages in 1 Stellar Setting: Only in North Tahoe Read More >

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17 Getaway Ideas for Spring Break in North Tahoe

Spring break in North Lake Tahoe is the perfect blend of adventure, excitement, relaxation, and of course, fresh powder. With summit depths nearing 250 inches after a string of generous storm cycles, a trip to the Sierra this spring promises to be anything but slushy. Beyond the countless outdoor adventures to be had, North Tahoe is also host to an Read More >

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Top 5 New Year’s Activities in North Lake Tahoe

Photo Credit: Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows Spending New Year’s Eve in North Lake Tahoe is just as awesome as it sounds. From live music to slopeside fireworks, champagne toasts, snowshoeing and festive dinners, we’ve put together a list of the must-dos to ring in 2017. Remember -- they say what happens on New Year’s Eve sets the tone for Read More >

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Spend an Unforgettable Christmas in North Lake Tahoe

Photo Credit: Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows While North Lake Tahoe resonates with travelers year round, our destination is exceptionally charming over the holiday season. Christmas magic prevails at every turn - from ice carving demonstrations to fireworks shows; breakfasts with Santa and gingerbread workshops; ice skating, sleigh rides, and world renowned skiing are just a few of the holiday Read More >

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North Lake Tahoe is For Families

Many images come to mind when picturing winter in North Lake Tahoe. One may think of world-renowned ski and board resorts like Squaw Valley, Northstar California or Sugar Bowl and images to the likes of Jonny Moseley and Shaun White tearing up the mountain. However, North Lake Tahoe isn’t just for the pros. North Lake Tahoe is for families. Below Read More >

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Your Winter at Tahoe Bucket List

So you’ve taken time off work and booked a trip to Tahoe this winter. Check item #1 off your list. Now you’ve got an entirely different task ahead: figure out how much you can pack into your trip to make it the best ever. We could come up with a thousand things to do, but that’s what GoTahoeNorth.com is all Read More >

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North Lake Tahoe's Secret Season

Travelers are always looking for empty beaches, quiet hotels and a destination all to themselves. In a popular location such as Tahoe that can be a challenge. But there’s a secret. Head to Tahoe during the last two weeks of June and the last two weeks of August to enjoy the area before or after the peak summer season. It’s Read More >

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Tahoe's Summer: 16 Things For Your Bucket List

If you're heading to Tahoe this summer you'll want to add these 16 to-dos to your bucket list: Try stand up paddle boarding at one of the race series in North Lake Tahoe, including the Quicksilver 2011 Ta-Hoe Nalu Paddle Festival August 13-14 in Kings Beach Choose from a handful of Fourth of July celebrations, from fireworks on the beach Read More >

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Tahoe Is Largest Flat-Water Stand-Up Paddleboard Venue

Lake Tahoe is known for many things; it’s 400 inches of annual snowfall, 300 days of sunshine, and home to the largest alpine lake in the country. Add a new distinction to this list as the destination is now the largest flat-water stand-up paddleboard venue in the world hosting a series of five races starting May 29 and ending September Read More >

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When the sun goes down

  North Lake Tahoe is all about fun in the sun in the summertime. But making the most of every vacation minute means that the fun picks up when the sun goes down.   Start your evening at one of several new, upscale eateries, such as Baxter’s Bistro and Lounge or the Chocolate Bar in the Village at Northstar. Classic Read More >

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