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Things to do in Lake Tahoe (California)

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Ranked #1 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Bodies of Water
This spectacular bay in Lake Tahoe is best approached by hiking trails.
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Shoreline Of Tahoe (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #2 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #3 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: The Tahoe Treetop Adventure Park is the first aerial adventure park in California and only one in the Tahoe basin.... more » Owner description: The Tahoe Treetop Adventure Park is the first aerial adventure park in California and only one in the Tahoe basin. Consisting of 70 tree platforms, 50+ bridges, and 15 zip lines, Tahoe Treetop has courses for adults, kids 5+, and team building groups. Hours of unforgettable, super-fun activity for the whole family! « less
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Fireworks South lake Tahoe (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #4 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Mt. Tallac Trail (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #5 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Hiking Trails
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Tallac Historic Site (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #6 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Stroll through the former summer homes and gardens of four wealthy gilded-age families.
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Eagle Falls Trail (Tahoe City)
Ranked #7 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Trails
A beautiful and well-marked trail.
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Vikingsholm (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #8 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: Built as a summer home in 1929, this grand castle on Emerald Bay is considered one of the finest examples of Scandinavian... more » Owner description: Built as a summer home in 1929, this grand castle on Emerald Bay is considered one of the finest examples of Scandinavian architecture in the Western Hemisphere. « less
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The Gondola at Heavenly (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #9 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Trams; Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Hop aboard an 8-passenger glass cabin and be whisked 2.4 miles up the side of a mountain for breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe... more » Owner description: Hop aboard an 8-passenger glass cabin and be whisked 2.4 miles up the side of a mountain for breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Riders can hop off at an observation deck, located half way up, for even more spectacular sights. « less
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Ranked #10 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Scenic Drives
Look out over Emerald Bay.
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Lower Eagle Falls (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #11 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Pope Beach (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #12 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Beaches
Wide sandy beach, popular with families.
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Ranked #13 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas

Lake Tahoe, that straddles the California and Nevada borders, is favorite destination for skiers and snowboarders. There are many downhill resorts all around the lake, some of the... more »

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Alpine Meadows (Tahoe City)
Ranked #14 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Horseback Riding Stables; Tours
Intermediate and advanced skiers and riders will most enjoy this resort, known for its especially long season.
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Ranked #15 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Golf Courses
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Tahoe Donner (Truckee)
Ranked #16 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Cross-country Ski Areas; Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Former Olympian biathlete Glenn Jobe designed this cross-country resort to be serene and sociable. In the summer, it features... more » Owner description: Former Olympian biathlete Glenn Jobe designed this cross-country resort to be serene and sociable. In the summer, it features an equestrian center with pony rides, wagon rides and trail rides. « less
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Valhalla at Lake Tahoe (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #17 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Parks
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Ranked #18 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
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Van Sickle Bi-State Park (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #19 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #20 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: State Parks
This state park in the Lake Tahoe region features one of the finest beaches in the area and several popular hiking trails.
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Ranked #21 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Golf Courses
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Camp Richardson Corral (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #22 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Camp Richardson Corral offers horseback rides through Lake Tahoe national forest. All tours are guided and at a walk. Trail... more » Owner description: Camp Richardson Corral offers horseback rides through Lake Tahoe national forest. All tours are guided and at a walk. Trail rides may include beautiful views of Lake Tahoe, Fallen Leaf Lake, Taylor Creek, along with beautiful mountain meadows and forests.We also offer hay wagon rides, pony rides, pack trips and boarding facilities. « less
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Ranked #23 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Trail Rides, Lessons, Summer Camp, After School Kids Camp, Horsemanship Clinics including team penning, Year Round Horse... more » Owner description: Trail Rides, Lessons, Summer Camp, After School Kids Camp, Horsemanship Clinics including team penning, Year Round Horse BoardingAmenitiesFour Arenas total Two Arenas, 108X180 and 125X250, all weather Jumper Rings with wooden jumps, poles and sprinklers80X160 Indoor Arena with sprinklers100X200 - Full Size Dressage Court with sprinklers3 miles of improved trot and conditioning lanes32 Steel MD stalls with private tackrooms, thirty two 12X24 attached paddocks and heated Nelson waters12 48 x 48 summer Paddocks6 Oversized TurnoutsWash Rack with Hot WaterTrailer ParkingBridle Path around 71 acre farm. Backs to National Forest/numerous trails « less
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Magic Carpet Golf (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #24 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
miniature golf! Spring and Fall hours 11-7 later on sat summer 10-10
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Ranked #25 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #26 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Parks
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Ranked #27 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: State Parks; History Museums
This museum documents the fascinating and tragic history of the Donner Party's journey to the west coast.
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Squaw Valley Ski Area (Olympic Valley)
Ranked #28 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Famous ski area with Olympic memories.
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Ranked #29 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ski Homewood (Tahoe City)
Ranked #30 of 95 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
A small ski resort located in the Sierras.
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