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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
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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
From $63.00
 
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 Warnings and Dangers in Tahoe City

Traffic!

Although Tahoe City is a very beautiful community, their roads are often only one lane so traffic can be bad, plus parking can be hard to find depending on the seasons. So be patient and just take in...
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Yaqui
Oct 18, 2009

Winter driving snow chains required

We went up during the first significant snowfall of 2006. Although there was less than a foot of snow in total, the icy conditions brought out the authorities who were requiring all non 4wd vehicles...
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goingsolo
Jan 01, 2007

The Water is COLD!!

Brrrrr.., the water in Lake Tahoe may be clean and clear, but it is also damn cold! Fed by snowmelt and very deep, the water maintains a constant temperature. I can't remember exactly what it is, but...
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AKtravelers
Sep 25, 2005

White-out on the Slopes

As much as we enjoy skiing, we have learned that skiing around Lake Tahoe during a Sierra snowstorm is no fun. In fact, the snow wind and low clouds can be so blinding as to leave you in a white-out...
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AKtravelers
Aug 12, 2005

Bears

Black bears live in the Tahoe forests. Generally, these bears are extremely shy around humans and aren't threatening. Two important tips, however: don't leave food outside and don't approach...
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karenincalifornia
Dec 26, 2003

You could lose your shirt!

The Nevada side is close enough to Tahoe City that the casinos will do their best to entice you.Here is a gaggle of tourists getting ready to blow their paychecks at the Cal-Neva, just across the...
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karenincalifornia
Dec 26, 2003
 
 
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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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