There are countless activities to enjoy in the summertime, and below is a starter list. Please check out our
Links page for links to specific events.
Fishing and boating
Canoes, kayaks, sailboats
(white water or long 'n lazy)
Catamarans, paddle wheelers
Historic towns (Truckee, Virginia City, Placerville,
Tour the Apple Hill wineries
Hot air balloon rides
Glider rides, helicopter tours
Wintertime is when Tahoe shows off its 15 ski resorts, including Heavenly
Mountain Resort (just one mile from the inn), Squaw Valley and Kirkwood. Tahoe winters
are famous for huge dumps of light powder and beautiful blue skies. This is
world-class skiing at its best.
- 15 ski resorts
- Cross country skiing
- Snowmobile tours
- Ice skating
- Horse drawn sleigh rides
- Snowshoeing through the forest
- Dog sled rides
Throughout the year there are a wide
range of special events: outdoor concerts, the marathon, bike races, a
Shakespeare Festival, antique car and boat shows -- something for everyone.
Links to many of those events can be found on our Links page.
Whatever the season, Lake Tahoe has
several casinos that happily welcome anyone of legal age. The larger casinos
have major entertainers, shows and concerts. Shopping at one of the many
stores in town is another year-round activity. A lot of our guests like to
kick back in the lodge and take advantage of our free Wi-Fi set up. And don't
worry -- if you didn't bring a laptop, we've got one you can use.