Spring in North Lake Tahoe is a feast for the senses. Jaw-dropping scenery, wildlife, alpine flora, recreation opportunities, state parks and historic resorts — not to mention a lake that should be on everyone’s bucket list, especially this year with the over-the-brim levels! The quaint little towns that dot this area are gearing up for the “second season” of hosting folks from around the world … come enjoy our music festivals, art exhibitions, farmer’s markets and shopping nights.So break out the hiking boots, fishing poles, kayaks, paddleboards and rafts! And this year, bring along your skis, sleds or snowboard … there will be places to ski in May and June, all the way to July 4th weekend!
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AMGEN Tour of California ~ Thursday, May 11th
Slow down for bikes ahead! On Thursday, May 11th, Stage 1 of the AMGEN women’s bike race will complete a full clockwise 72-mile loop of Lake Tahoe, beginning and ending at Heavenly on the south side of the lake but traveling through Incline Village and Kings Beach.More
Closing Day Party ~ Alpine Meadows
Sunday, May 14th
Last day to make some turns of the 2016-17 season at Alpine Meadows. Live DJ and BBQ on the sundeck … spring skiing outfits highly encouraged. Remember: Squaw Valley will continue to operate seven days a week through June 4th and weekends through June 25th and then again July 1st-4th. More
Opening “Day” at the Lake ~ May 26th-May 29th
Tahoe City is calling it Opening Day at the Lake, but it’s really a full weekend. Pick up an “Opening Day Passport” at a participating business/location and receive stamps at each participating business you visit. When your Passport is filled, turn it in for a prize.
Deck/patio opening celebrations at Sunnyside Resort, Jake’s On The Lake, West Shore Café, Chambers Landing Bar & Restaurant and Bridgetender
West Shore Clean Up Day
Opening of Meeks Bay Resort & Marina
The opening of Tahoe City’s Tahoe Gal (Mississippi paddlewheeler)
Tahoe Sailing Charters’ opening weekend
Tahoe Tree Company annual Truck-Load Sale of perennials and shrubs
Season openings and tours of the historical Vikingsholm Castle and Ehrman Mansion
Guided museum tours at the Tahoe Maritime Museum
Open house at the Rideout Community Center
Historic walking tours at Tahoe City’s Gatekeeper’s Museum
Mike Brown Seaplane Splash-In and Community BBQ at Obexer’s General Store
North Lake Tahoe’s paved bike trails are also open all the way from Tahoe City to Tahoma along the west shore, making for a great cycle-bound day trip. More
Made in Tahoe Festival ~ Squaw Valley May 27th & 28th
The “Made in Tahoe” Festival celebrates all things local. The Village at Squaw Valley will host a wide array of offerings that are made or inspired in the Lake Tahoe Basin and Truckee areas — local artisans, businesses, culinarians, organizations and entertainers. Discover, explore and experience our special community rich with talented creators! More
Wanderlust Festival ~ Squaw Valley
A transformational retreat that brings together world-class teachers, tastemakers, and experts in mindful living in a fun-filled, creative environment. Choose your favorites: multi-level yoga and meditation sessions, mouthwatering organic and whole foods, heart-pumping music, inspiring lectures and workshops, and boundary-pushing outdoor activities. More
VACATION RENTAL DONNER LAKE
5 Bedrooms ~ 4 Bath ~ from $400/night
Donner Lake convenience! Two bedrooms downstairs, one with a queen bed and one with a bunk bed and two singles. Full bath with a steam shower and laundry room are also on this level. Upstairs you will find the bright and open main living area, kitchen and dining. Two bedrooms on this level (one with a private bathroom) as well as the loft area with another bedroom with a queen bed and private bath. The loft area has a bunk bed as well. This truly is the perfect getaway for winter or summer!
IN THE HEART OF NORTHSTAR VILLAGE
3 Bedroom ~ 3 Bath ~ from $300 per night
The ultimate in luxury, this open layout condo comes fully furnished with everything you will need for your stay. The living/dining/kitchen area with the large flat screen is a great place for everyone to relax after a fun day. Each bedroom has its own TV/DVD player. The property has high speed DSL in case you need to get some work done while away. Convenient underground parking; just take the elevator up to the top floor and walk into the best vacation spot you have ever experienced. Plus, enjoy everything that the Village has to offer! A fitness center, game room, heated outdoor spa and pool are right across the street.
1 BR ~ 1 BA ~ 819 sf ~ $394,900 ~ MOTIVATED SELLER!
The Tahoe lifestyle will be a daily reality in this luxurious, well-appointed Alpine Meadows condo. Enjoy convenient “first tracks access” to Squaw and Alpine all winter long. Return home to a warm, inviting and impressive condo with 200-year-old oak wood floors, custom cabinetry, luxurious bathroom and top-of-the-line kitchen. The finest in mountain living! This designer home reflects the personality and taste of those accustomed to the best in quality design, finishes and lifestyle. HOA includes pool and tennis courts. Virtual Tour