Beacon Bar & Grill in Camp Richardson

Camp Richardson in South Lake Tahoe is a historic resort that has been manned since the late 1800’s. Today it is a bustling center of adventure, history, and activities in Lake Tahoe. During the summer, the beach is full of people sipping Rum Runners and casually soaking in the sun on the beach, while in […]

Heavenly Scenic Gondola Ride & Heavenly Donuts

As one of the main staples in South Lake Tahoe, the Heavenly Village and Gondola are both huge attractions for skiers and vacationers alike. I had been to the village many times before but never rode the gondola to the observation deck, but on my most recent time, I decided to give it a go. […]

Snowshoeing to Fallen Leaf Lake from Camp Richardson

If you are visiting Tahoe in the winter, then you really should consider this adventure. Fallen Leaf Lake is one of the most beautiful places in the entire area, and seeing it during the winter when it is peaceful and smooth is one of those experiences you will not forget. Of course, you need to […]

Eight Adventures to Have in South Lake Tahoe in the Winter

The Lake Tahoe area is easily one of the best spots in California, both in the winter and the summer. I have explored a lot of it in the summer but hadn’t spent much time in the winter until this year. Let me tell you, it is a variable paradise when there is snow on […]

The Loft in Heavenly Village: Magic Show, S’mores and A Great Lounge

If you are looking for a fun way to spend a night in South Lake Tahoe, then look no further then The Loft in Heavenly Village. Located right above the movie theater, The Loft has a beautiful lounge with good drink prices and tableside S’mores and on top of that, they have a slight of […]

Stand Up Paddle Boarding in South Lake Tahoe

On a recent trip to South Lake Tahoe I decided to take my wife stand up paddle boarding as it has always been something she has wanted to try. I do not have great balance myself but it was a hot day so I figured it was worth a try, especially as a dip in […]

Kayaking to the Fannette Island Tea House in Emerald Bay

Ever since visiting Emerald Bay for the first time a little over a year ago, I have always wanted to come back and kayak to the small island right in the middle called Fannette Island. When I toured Vikingsholm the guide told me about the small tea house that sits at the top of the island. […]

Azul Latin Kitchen: Unique Tacos at the Heavenly Village

While exploring the Heavenly Village in South Lake Tahoe, my wife and I stumbled on Azul Latin Kitchen. Azul ended up being a fantastic spot with a unique take on tacos and it was like an upscale Mexican food place with options ranging from pork belly to calamari. We came for an early dinner were able to grab […]

Burger Lounge: Unique Burgers & Pesto Fries in South Lake Tahoe

If you are looking for a great place to eat, post hike or outdoor activity, in South Lake Tahoe then I recommend stopping by the Burger Lounge. Located right on Highway 89, only about 8 miles South of Emerald Bay, sits this fun little establishment that has become a go-to for hikers and campers in […]

DL Bliss State Park: Beaches, Lighthouses, Hiking & Campgrounds

As the second most popular state park in the Tahoe area, next to Emerald Bay, DL Bliss State Park is an amazing spot to camp for the weekend or spend a day relaxing on the beach. It is also the starting point for the famous Rubicon Trail as well, which is one of the most […]