Lake Tahoe

Find Your Winter Wow

There’s nothing quite like a winter in Lake Tahoe; a one-of-a-kind experience unified by 12 unique towns, each with an adventurous spirit as deep as the lake itself. From majestic lake views and mountain tops blanketed with pure white snow, to local dining and charming community culture, it’s the perfect time to come enliven your winter spirit. A winter sports wonderland, Lake Tahoe is home to some of North America’s largest ski resorts, with budget and ability-friendly options for everyone. Our personalized style of adventure fits every comfort level. Whether you enjoy a weekend getaway or a mid-week escape, discover a destination where Winter Wow is everywhere.

NORTH LAKE TAHOE. IT’S HUMAN NATURE.

Find Your Winter Wow

There’s nothing quite like a winter in Lake Tahoe; a one-of-a-kind experience unified by 12 unique towns, each with an adventurous spirit as deep as the lake itself. From majestic lake views and mountain tops blanketed with pure white snow, to local dining and charming community culture, it’s the perfect...

NORTH LAKE TAHOE. IT’S HUMAN NATURE.

DON’T MISS A SINGLE SNOWFLAKE

There’s so much to explore and discover based upon your comfort level! Choose an experience and start planning your Winter Wow getaway today. Also, keep in mind that mid-week in particular might be a great time to take advantage of better lodging deals.

Travel Responsibly

For detailed information about travel and activities in Lake Tahoe this winter, please check out our Sustainable Travel Guide. It provides you with the necessary tools to fully prepare for your time in Lake Tahoe. From tips on how to be a responsible traveler to helpful hints for planning your trip, the guide is the perfect resource for a successful getaway, no matter the season. After reviewing the guide, please make sure to take our Traveler Responsibility Pledge to help in promoting sustainable practices throughout the region.

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Ski jump in Lake Tahoe

Winter Sustainability Tips

Below are some tips for enjoying outdoor recreation in Lake Tahoe this winter:

  • Utilize public transportation like TART or resort shuttles to limit road traffic.
  • Check weather conditions before you head out on your trip.
  • Sign up for county and state text alerts to stay connected to travel advisories and emergency updates.
  • Be prepared with chains and other essentials for your vehicle if road conditions call for them.
  • Drive with caution, especially in snow and ice. Here’s our guide for winter travel.
  • Be backcountry safe.
  • Keep wildlife wild – never feed wild animals, especially bears.
  • Pack out what you packed in – especially winter gear and toys like sleds, skis, etc.

SPEEDBOAT BEACH
KINGS BEACH, CA

Reflect on the Lake

The lake is beautiful in the winter and a great place to take a moment to reflect on the wonder of the season. Play in the snow with your family or furry friends, snowshoe along the beach or get cozy next to a fire pit at one of Lake Tahoe’s lakefront hotels or resorts.

Go Lakeside

DIAMOND PEAK
INCLINE VILLAGE, NV

Find Your Mountain

The options are almost as endless as the adventure. Hit the slopes. Jump on a snowbike. Strap on your cross-country skis or snowshoes. No matter what you decide, the scenic and picturesque North Lake Tahoe mountainside is calling for you to come play.

Ski Resorts

EVERLINE RESORT AND SPA
OLYMPIC VALLEY, CA

TASTE THE WOW FACTOR

Lake Tahoe is home to some of the most enticing dining options in Northern California and Nevada. And our après ski scene is top shelf as well. Take your pick – fine, casual and leisure restaurants, bars and breweries will keep you coming back all winter long. We even have spots for your four-legged companions.

Hungry?

NORTHSTAR CALIFORNIA
TRUCKEE, CA

EXPLORE OUR TOWNS

Take a break between adventures on the mountain or the lake by embracing arts, culture and charming alpine ambiance within Lake Tahoe’s 12 unique towns and ample resorts this winter.

Explore Towns

GRANLIBAKKEN TAHOE
TAHOE CITY, CA

fun for the whole family

Lake Tahoe is a winter wonderland for kids of all ages. Prepare to wow everyone in your family with good times and even better memories.

Family Fun

View Live Lake Tahoe Webcams

Is it snowing yet? See for yourself. Check out our live Lake Tahoe webcams for real-time weather conditions to plan your trip. View the following webcams and more:

  • Kings Beach
  • Palisades Tahoe, Olympic Valley
  • Northstar California, Backside
  • Tahoe City Marina, California
  • Mt. Rose Ski Resort, Nevada

Stream the Summits

Transport Yourself to a Winter Wonderland

There are a dozen airlines from American Airlines to Southwest that serve the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO), with more than 130 arrivals and departures and 29+ nonstop flights. Wherever you are, here’s how to retreat to Lake Tahoe’s winter wonderland.

Getting Here

SWEET DREAMS

We look forward to seeing you soon. Find the perfect place to stay by exploring our wide range of accommodations and specials, including mid-week deals. From luxury resorts to cozy cabins and everything in between, you’re sure to find somewhere perfect for your winter getaway.

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