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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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  • Summer
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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 >

  • Summer

Six Adventurous Ways To Watch the Solar Eclipse in North Tahoe

On August 21, 2017, millions of Americans will experience the first total solar eclipse in 98 years. Depending on where you are watching the eclipse from, the percent that the moon covers the sun will vary. Those that are viewing from Northern California and Nevada, including folks in the Sierra Nevada region, will experience a partial eclipse at 9:04 AM Read More >

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  • Summer
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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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  • Summer
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Tee Off This Summer in North Lake Tahoe, A Golfer’s Paradise

With the stunning blue expanse of Lake Tahoe as a backdrop and 50 golf courses within one hour’s drive, North Lake Tahoe is one of the most majestic and diverse golf destinations on the planet. [caption id="attachment_41398" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Photo Credit - North Lake Tahoe[/caption] The variety of golfing options from North Lake Tahoe is truly world class. Whether you Read More >

  • Lake Activities
  • Summer
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Everything You Need To Know About Getting On The Water This Summer in North Lake Tahoe

This post will serve as your guide to all things water in North Lake Tahoe, including companies to rent equipment from, activity tour operators, watercraft inspection stations, boat ramps and launch points, and important safety tips for your outdoor fun.  Summer has (finally) arrived in North Lake Tahoe! After a record-breaking winter that continues to add billions of fresh water Read More >

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  • Summer

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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  • Summer
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Behind the Scenes of an Instagram Takeover: Capturing North Tahoe with Guest Photographer Davey Hibler

“I used to always go by myself for sunrise or sunset. It’s a feeling you don’t get with anything else.It’s very unique and it’s something I try to strive for – those moments. You can’t plan for them, they just happen.” Fresh from his North Lake Tahoe Instagram takeover, we caught up with Davey Hibler, a Reno photographer and videographer Read More >

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From Disc Golf to Dangling from Aerial Silks, North Tahoe Serves up Summer Adventures for Everyone

There’s always a moment when your breath seems to escape in the mountains surrounding Lake Tahoe. Maybe it’s when you’re riding a ridge of the Tahoe Rim Trail. Perhaps you’ll experience it during a game of disc golf, or at the end of a sunrise hike to Emerald Bay; you’ll look up and gasp at the beauty of the Sierra Read More >

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  • Summer
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From Flatwater to Whitewater — Four Must-Try Aquatic Adventures

In the choose-your-own-adventure world of human-powered sports, Lake Tahoe is an unmatched aquatic playground. There’s nowhere else you can paddle the glassy waters of the continent’s largest alpine lake in the morning, and rollick down the rapids of the Truckee River in the afternoon. For those who have lounged at the water’s edge of a Lake Tahoe beach and watched Read More >

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  • Summer

Take the Lake by Storm with Human-Powered Sports

Go hiking in the mountains, paddleboard in the lake or bike along the road through stunning alpine passes. There are so many activities to do in North Lake Tahoe, but where to start? It can be a little bit intimidating to take on a new sport. For example, stand up paddleboarding. Where are boards available to rent? Where are the Read More >

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Instagram-Worthy Places in North Lake Tahoe

Are you looking for the perfect Instagram post? North Lake Tahoe is a great place for sunsets on the beach, hiking to scenic vistas, and glacial blue water views. Take in all that Lake Tahoe has to offer and double tap if you can’t get enough! Check out these photo spots in North Lake Tahoe to up your Instagram game: Read More >

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Breathtaking North Lake Tahoe Wildflower Hikes

Spring has sprung and flowers are blooming in the Sierra Nevada. Enjoy the fresh alpine air and hike along the North Lake Tahoe trails ranging from easy to advanced all surrounded by wildflowers. Take in the beautiful colors, fresh air and scenic views on these four wildflower hikes this spring: Squaw Valley Take a cable car up to High Camp Read More >

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North Lake Tahoe Ale Trail Map

The North Lake Tahoe Ale Trail… your adventurous Tahoe Craft Beer Experience begins here! Below is an interactive map pairing Tahoe's best trails with the best watering holes. Whether you are looking for a Tahoe-brewed craft beer or a refreshing organic cocktail, take a look at the map below to find your perfect adventure: Watch Ale Trail videos and find Read More >

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  • Summer

SUP Yoga in North Lake Tahoe

Like yoga and looking to really spice up your summer sporting activity calendar? Enter: SUP yoga classes in Tahoe City. Mountain Lotus Yoga & Massage have fused stand-up-paddleboarding and yoga, and the hybridization is sweeping through Lake Tahoe. Instead of rolling out the yoga mat in an indoor studio, yogis are taking their practice to the waters, finding that balancing on paddleboards makes yoga Read More >

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  • Summer

Furry Friends Are Welcome at These North Lake Beaches

If your dog loves going to the beach as much as we do, there’s no need to leave him at home! North Lake Tahoe has some great beaches that welcome your pets. Chimney Beach: On Highway 28, south of Incline Village. Just a short hike down to the water. Coon Street Beach: Located at Kings Beach, the specified dog beach Read More >

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  • Summer

Golfer's Par-adise in North Lake Tahoe

For many people the first thought that comes to mind after booking a vacation is “when and where will I book my tee time.” That’s right, we know golfing is nearly synonymous with “a good time.”   Whether you’re making par or just along for the ride, North Lake Basin is home to six championship golf courses and four executive courses. Read More >

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