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“Breathtaking views that don't cost a thing!”

Inspiration Point Vista
Ranked #1 of 39 things to do in Tahoe City
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Look out over Emerald Bay.
Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

We come here every year we visit Tahoe. The views never cease to amaze us and this is certainly a must-see.

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Reviewed July 18, 2013

We were told to stop here and almost skipped it due to not being to find a parking space. However, we were able to squeeze in and were so glad we did! The views of Lake Tahoe were spectacular! Could have stayed there all day.

Thank jogrant2
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Reviewed July 17, 2013

This is an excellent viewpoint of Emerald Bay and going there is totally worth driving out of your way. When we were there, a food van was selling drinks and ice creams at surprisingly sensible prices. A highlight of our time at Lake Tahoe.

Thank ChrisXL
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Reviewed June 23, 2013

Turn off on Rt 89 and that twisting winding road you are traveling. Spectaular views of Emerald Bay and the Lake.

1  Thank patsyp_11
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Reviewed June 20, 2013

My husband and I drove up to this scenic overlook when we first came into South Lake Tahoe. It is just a few miles up the road from the town but be aware that they are very high and curvy miles if that type of thing scares you. We were there on Saturday of Memorial Day weekend and it was PACKED but we still were able to find a parking space across the street. The views of Emerald Bay are beautiful and there are several plaque displays providing you with a bit of history for the area. Worth the trip if you have a little extra time.

1  Thank Jhack603
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