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Top things to do in Lake Tahoe Area

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Sand Harbor (Incline Village, NV)
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$130* and up
Ranked #1 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Beaches
Rocky coves and boulders to jump off of are the primary features of this beach.
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Mt. Tallac Trail (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #2 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Hiking Trails
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Lake Tahoe - Nevada State Park (Incline Village, NV)
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$130* and up
Ranked #3 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: State Parks; Nature and Parks
A number of areas for visitors along Lake Tahoe, with the most popular being Sand Harbor.
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Thunderbird Lodge (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #4 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Vikingsholm (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
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$51* and up
Ranked #5 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Architectural Buildings; Castles; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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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Taylor Creek Visitor Center (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #6 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Tallac Historic Site (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #7 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Stroll through the former summer homes and gardens of four wealthy gilded-age families.
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Pope Beach (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #8 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Beaches
Wide sandy beach, popular with families.
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The Gondola at Heavenly (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
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$34* and up
Ranked #9 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
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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Valhalla at Lake Tahoe (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #10 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Nature and Parks
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Cascade Falls Trail (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #11 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
This easy to moderate hiking trail offers a scenic view of Cascade Lake and Cascade Falls.
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Flume Trail (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #12 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Biking Trails

The Flume Trail in Tahoe is a unique adventure! The trail begins at Spooner Lake, where you'll ride on a dirt road uphill for 4 miles. The elevation and incline make this portion... more »

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Van Sickle Bi-State Park (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #13 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: ; State Parks; Nature and Parks
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Adventure Mountain (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #14 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Adventure Mountain is a sledding/snow play area at Echo Summit near Lake Tahoe.
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Stateline Fire Lookout (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #15 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
This much-overlooked point provides one of the best views of Lake Tahoe.
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South Tahoe Ice Arena (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #16 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Nevada Beach (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #17 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Beaches
Wide sandy beach, which offers escape from the bustle of other beaches.
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Diamond Peak Ski Resort (Incline Village, NV)
Ranked #18 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Mountains; Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Diamond Peak has incredible views of Lake Tahoe, family-friendly terrain, and wide, easy slopes. You'll fall in love with our... more » Owner description: Diamond Peak has incredible views of Lake Tahoe, family-friendly terrain, and wide, easy slopes. You'll fall in love with our uncrowded mountain, money-saving family packages, and the Diamond Peak Child Ski Center. « less
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Ranked #19 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: ; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #20 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Beaches; Marinas
Owner description: Round Hill Pines Beach is a great summer vacation resort that offers a restaurant, snack bar, two bars, swimming pool, tennis... more » Owner description: Round Hill Pines Beach is a great summer vacation resort that offers a restaurant, snack bar, two bars, swimming pool, tennis and volleyball courts, water sport rentals, seasonal boat moorings and much more! We are also a beautiful location for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Come check out our stunning location on Lake Tahoe from June to September. We look forward to seeing you! « less
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Ranked #21 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Professional instructors, low student to instructor ratio, gentle slopes, and a friendly environment provide an ideal place... more » Owner description: Professional instructors, low student to instructor ratio, gentle slopes, and a friendly environment provide an ideal place to learn how to ski or snowboard at Diamond Peak Ski Resort. Group lessons and private lessons are available for beginners, intermediate and advanced skiers and snowboarders. The Diamond Peak Child Ski Center offers group and private ski lessons and private snowboard lessons for children 4-7 years old. 3 year olds are accepted in private ski or snowboard lessons only. The Diamond Peak Ski & Snowboard School offers group and private ski and snowboard lessons for ages 7+. « less
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Eagle Falls (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
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$146* and up
Ranked #22 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Hiking Trails
This moderate to difficult trail goes to Upper and Lower Eagle Falls and offers spectacular scenery.
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Echo Lakes Hiking Trail (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #23 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Hiking Trails
This easy to moderate hiking trail passes Lower and Upper Echo Lakes as well as many other lakes.
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South Lake Tahoe Bike Path (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #24 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Biking Trails
Paved bike path with views of Lake Tahoe.
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Eagle Lake (Lake Tahoe (Nevada), NV)
Ranked #25 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Nevada lake named for its large amount of eagles.
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Harveys Casino (Stateline, NV)
Ranked #26 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Casinos
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Crystal Bay Club Casino (Crystal Bay, NV)
Ranked #27 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Casinos
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Logan Shoals Vista Trail (Zephyr Cove, NV)
Ranked #28 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Trails; Lookouts
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Thomas F. Regan Memorial Park (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Ranked #29 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #30 of 59 attractions in Lake Tahoe Area
Category: Casinos; Spas
Owner description: From video poker to blackjack and craps to keno, you'll find non-stop action at this lavish casino which is open 24 hours a... more » Owner description: From video poker to blackjack and craps to keno, you'll find non-stop action at this lavish casino which is open 24 hours a day and boasts an impressive line-up of big name entertainers. « less
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