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Top things to do in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)

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Sand Harbor (Incline Village)
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$130* and up
Ranked #1 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Beaches
Rocky coves and boulders to jump off of are the primary features of this beach.
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$130* and up
Ranked #2 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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Ranked #3 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #4 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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Ranked #5 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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Ranked #6 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
This much-overlooked point provides one of the best views of Lake Tahoe.
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Ranked #7 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Beaches
Wide sandy beach, which offers escape from the bustle of other beaches.
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Diamond Peak Ski Resort (Incline Village)
Ranked #8 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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 #9 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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 #10 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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$146* and up
Ranked #11 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Hiking Trails
This moderate to difficult trail goes to Upper and Lower Eagle Falls and offers spectacular scenery.
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Ranked #12 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Biking Trails
Paved bike path with views of Lake Tahoe.
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Ranked #13 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Nevada lake named for its large amount of eagles.
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Ranked #14 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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Harveys Casino (Stateline)
Ranked #15 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Casinos
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Ranked #16 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Casinos
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Ranked #17 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Trails; Lookouts
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Ranked #18 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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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Ranked #19 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Hiking Trails; Trails

A hike to the top of Horsetail Falls, part of Pyramid Creek coming out of Desolation Wilderness, is a moderate to difficult hike with some boulder climbing near the top of the... more »

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Ranked #20 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Museums
Owner description: The UC Davis Tahoe Science Center ("Thomas J. Long Foundation Education Center") has science exhibits including a various... more » Owner description: The UC Davis Tahoe Science Center ("Thomas J. Long Foundation Education Center") has science exhibits including a various hands-on activities, 3-D theater, research vessel, virtual laboratory, "Shaping Watersheds" Interactive Sandbox, and more. Exhibit themes include why Lake Tahoe is unique and how science and research have been used and continue to be used to restore and protect Lake Tahoe for future generations. The Education Center is open Tuesday through Friday from 1 - 5 p.m. year-round; and also on summer Saturdays from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (from Memorial Day through Labor Day). We are closed on observed holidays. Tours begin hourly on the hour (1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m.). Walk-in visitors are welcome or call to schedule a tour. We recommend that large groups make a reservation. Green building tours are by appointment. « less
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Ranked #21 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: ; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Gatekeeper's Museum is located in Tahoe City, in the log cabin right next to Fanny Bridge, where highways 89 and 28 meet.... more » Owner description: The Gatekeeper's Museum is located in Tahoe City, in the log cabin right next to Fanny Bridge, where highways 89 and 28 meet. We're across the street from Bridgetender restaurant.We feature exhibits about Tahoe history, including steamers, winter sports, Gilded Age resorts and more! We are very proud to feature the Marion Steinbach Indian Basket Collection of more than 900 baskets woven by people west of the Rockies! Come see the remarkable ingenuity of people living in America long before the Industrial Revolution!Winter Hours: Open Fri - Sat, 11am-5pm and by appointment. Summer Hours: Open Wed - Mon, 10am - 5pm. « less
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Ranked #22 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
Owner description: The Tahoe South Visitor Center is open daily and our visitor information specialists are waiting to serve you. We provide... more » Owner description: The Tahoe South Visitor Center is open daily and our visitor information specialists are waiting to serve you. We provide free maps, brochures and information on lodging, attractions, special events and much more. Visitor information is also available on our website, TahoeSouth.com. The Tahoe South Visitor Centers are brought to you by the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority. « less
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Ranked #23 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Biking Trails; Hiking Trails; Trails
Owner description: This 165-mile, twenty-four inch, single-track trail is open to hiking, equestrians, and mountain biking (in most areas). The... more » Owner description: This 165-mile, twenty-four inch, single-track trail is open to hiking, equestrians, and mountain biking (in most areas). The trail encompasses the ridge tops of the Lake Tahoe Basin, crossing six counties, and two states. The Tahoe Rim Trail overlaps with approximately fifty miles of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. « less
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Cave Rock (Glenbrook)
Ranked #24 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Geologic Formations; Nature and Parks
Located along U.S. 50 (Lincoln Highway), this is sacred ground for the Washoe Indians.
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Lakeside Casino (Stateline)
Ranked #25 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Casinos
Twenty-four hour casino with separate lodging facilities is located on scenic South Lake Tahoe.
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Ranked #26 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #27 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Hiking Trails
Six-mile hiking trail that culminates in a breathtaking vista of Lake Tahoe, Fallen Leaf Lake and High Sierra.
Ranked #28 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Hiking Trails
For an easier hike, this handicapped-accessible paved trail provides signs for a self-guided tour.
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Ranked #29 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Casinos; Game/ Entertainment Centers
Casino with lots of action, live entertainment with star performers, dining and shops.
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Ranked #30 of 39 attractions in Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
This body of water is scenically situated with a waterfall and mountain in the background and offers a hiking trail nearby.
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