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52 Weeks In North Lake Tahoe

Last updated: February 2024

Rightfully described as the crown jewel of the Sierra Nevada, North Lake Tahoe has long captured the imagination and captivated the spirits of visitors and locals alike.

Home to vistas that display breathtaking panoramic views, a seemingly endless horizon of sapphire-blue water, and no shortage of resorts that serve up the best in the region’s lodging, food and beverage, North Lake Tahoe is a place to fall in love with every week of the year.

Whether you’re a first-time visitor to North Lake Tahoe or regularly retreat to this stunning alpine lake, 2020 is the perfect time to try new adventures in the region. That’s why, in celebration of all that makes North Lake Tahoe one of the most special places in the world, we’ve put together a comprehensive adventure guide to our region—with exciting journeys (big and small) to enjoy every week of 2020.

Check out our guide to spending 2020’s 52 weeks in North Lake Tahoe, and share your adventures with us this year using #TahoeNorth!


Take advantage of the cool weather by kicking off the year during Learn to Ski and Snowboard month in January. Photo courtesy of Diamond Peak.


Enjoy romance and escapism in the month of February at North Lake Tahoe’s countless resorts and fine dining experiences. Photo courtesy of The Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe.


As temperatures start rising, spring is the perfect time to try nordic skiing.



May is the perfect month for dual days at North Lake Tahoe, where you can experience mountaintop snow and beachside sunshine. Photo courtesy of Ryan Salm.


Shopping, fitness, mental wellness and mini-golf characterize good times to be had at North Lake Tahoe in June. Photo courtesy of Ryan Salm.


Wellness takes center-stage in July, with Wanderlust Festival at Squaw Valley. Music, fireworks and more are also prominent this month. Photo courtesy of Ali Kaukus.



Soak up the last beach days of the summer and prepare for tests of might at the Spartan Race. Photo courtesy of Ryan Salm.

  • Week 35: Enjoy North Lake Tahoe’s largest food & beverage gathering at the 34rth Annual Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival.
  • Week 36: Party at the beach in the name of wellness, joy and all things paddleboarding at the 2019 Tahoe Cup Fall Classic.
  • Week 37: Step into a miniature Bavaria at North Lake Tahoe’s largest Oktoberfest (9/28).
  • Week 38:  Test your strength, endurance and mental constitution at the 2019 Tahoe Spartan Race World Championships (9/28–9/29).


Fall, like every season in Tahoe, is a time of immense beauty ripe for exploration. Photo courtesy of Ryan Salm.


Fall adventures continue in November, even as the region begins the transition to a winter wonderland.


The possibilities for North Lake Tahoe adventure are endless, and there’s a special memory to be made each week for everyone. Feeling inspired? Let us know what adventures you try out this year by instagramming or tweeting the hashtag #TahoeNorth, and cheers to a new year of new adventures!