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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
"This two-hour narrated Emerald Bay Sightseeing Cruise offers non-stop photo opportunities that will delight everyone in your family or group. As you cruise to through and back from Emerald Bay you will learn how it was formed and some of its fascinating history. Hear tales of Fenette Island (nicknamed ""little rock island"") within the bay as well as the Vikingsholm Castle the stone mansion on its shores.You will even get a look below Lake Tahoe's surface with a special video presentation of ""Sunken Treasures of Lake Tahoe"". This is a state-of-the-art video presentation showing what lies deep beneath the brilliant blue of Lake Tahoe's surface. Travel 500 feet below the waters of Glenbrook Bay to tour th the majestic vessel that cruised Lake Tahoe for 50 years before being sunk by her owners.See underwater canyons and rocky bluffs that until now have never been seen by human eyes. Cruise through recently discovered ancient forests of petrified tr
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Cross-Country Ski Rental in Lake Tahoe
"Select from two rental locations both conveniently situated near Lake Tahoe ski resorts. At each trained staff will help ensure a proper fit for your bindings and boots and can advise on the best trails for your skill level. If you’d prefer to leave the bulky gear at home you can rent winter clothing and purchase cold-weather accessories when picking up your rentals. By pre-booking you can make sure there is a pair of skis with your name on it even on clear brisk days when cross-country rentals fly off the shelves. After being fitted and receiving the skis and poles
From $27.00
 
Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
"This two-hour narrated Emerald Bay Sightseeing Cruise offers non-stop photo opportunities that will delight everyone in your family or group. As you cruise to through and back from Emerald Bay you will learn how it was formed and some of its fascinating history. Hear tales of Fenette Island (nicknamed ""little rock island"") within the bay as well as the Vikingsholm Castle the stone mansion on its shores.You will even get a look below Lake Tahoe's surface with a special video presentation of ""Sunken Treasures of Lake Tahoe"". This is a state-of-the-art video presentation showing what lies deep beneath the brilliant blue of Lake Tahoe's surface. Travel 500 feet below the waters of Glenbrook Bay to tour th the majestic vessel that cruised Lake Tahoe for 50 years before being sunk by her owners.See underwater canyons and rocky bluffs that until now have never been seen by human eyes. Cruise through recently discovered ancient forests of petrified tr
From $63.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Tahoe City

Tahoe Rim Trail

The Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT) circles the entire lake. It's a popular trail, but it is so lengthy that when hiking along it at any one part, you'll encounter only a handful of hikers. Many parts of the...
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karenincalifornia
Mar 03, 2011

Donner State Park: Site of Tragedy

The story of the Donner Party is part of Sierra lore. If you don't know it, the party consisted of several families, led by George Donner, who were emigrating to California by wagon train in 1846. The...
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AKtravelers
Sep 17, 2008

Hike the Stateline Fire Lookout Trail

Would you like to do a short easy hike through two states? The Stateline Fire Road Trail is for you, your older relatives and possibly even small children. If you get to park atthe tiop of the hill...
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AKtravelers
Sep 17, 2008

Snow angels

Try this is you want to feel like a kid again, or if you still are one. The soft, powdery snow is perfect for making an angel like figure. It is pretty cold and wet though, so proper clothing is...
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goingsolo
Mar 27, 2007

snowboarding

I'd never tried this before. Actually, I've never tried most winter activities since I live in a place that has no winter. Snowmobiling was a lot of fun. We found this high ridge, hidden behind a...
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goingsolo
Mar 27, 2007

Skip Rocks on the Lake

An important part of visiting Lake Tahoe is to just stop and enjoy the simpler pleasures of being on the shore of a great clear, beautiful lake. Because Lake Tahoe results from a depression in the...
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AKtravelers
Sep 27, 2005
 
 
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Get Married!!

Surprisingly, Lake Tahoe has a long history of being a place to run off and get married. Both the California and Nevada sides, at one time or another, had lax laws that made them destinations for...
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AKtravelers
Sep 26, 2005

Incline Village -- a Heavenly Alternative

If for some reason you won't or can't make it to Heavenly (snow, traffic, time), the best alternative for skiing with Lake Tahoe views is Incline Village. Located in Nevada on the north side of the...
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AKtravelers
Aug 05, 2005

Visit Tahoe during the off-season

Most people come to Lake Tahoe in the winter for skiing or in the summer for outdoor summer activities. One of my favorite times for Tahoe is in the fall.Why? Tahoe, being in the Sierras, gets four...
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karenincalifornia
Oct 15, 2004

Walk along the lake at dawn

Lake Tahoe sits at 6229 feet altitude. It is a natural lake surrounded by dramatic mountain peaks as high as 12,000 feet. Often people assume that the lake was created like Crater Lake - by a volcano...
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Oct 15, 2004

Top Hotels in Tahoe City

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2285 River Road, originally Deer Park Inn, Tahoe City, California, 96145, United States
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955 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, California, 96145, United States
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725 Granlibakken Rd., Tahoe City, California, 96145, United States
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1850 W. Lake Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, California, 96145, United States
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645 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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455 North Lake Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, California, 96145, United States
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Things to Do Near Tahoe City

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LAKE TAHOE

My friend and I visited in September and we found this was a great time to visit. The weather was chilly a couple of days especially by the water but on other sunnier days it we quite warm. It...
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Eagle Lake

This was a great hike. The trail starts at Eagle Falls Trailhead parking lot. The trail is clearly marked and not too difficult. After going a short ways you'll come to a footbridge overlooking the...
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National Automobile Museum

The National Automobile Museum is the sum of the original Harrah's Auto Museum that once had over 1,400 cars and is probably one of the top attractions in Reno...and for good reasons. It is also...
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Top 5 Tahoe City Writers

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karenincalifornia

"Tahoe City, California"
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Yaqui

"Tahoe City"
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goingsolo

"North Shore Splendour"
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AKtravelers

"Lake Tahoe: A Place for Summer and Winter Fun!"
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TravelSimone

"North Shore Lake Tahoe- Under Construction- Check"
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