A shining beacon on cusp of the Californian and Nevadan border, Lake Tahoe is a sparkling leisure vacation rental resort with exciting activities on offer all year round. Famed for its tendency for significant snowfall, Lake Tahoe boasts a range of ski resorts on the northern and southern shores and across the Nevadan border. The beauty of this area was showcased to the world as it hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics, prompting a tourism boom towards the end of the 20th century.
With mountain peaks hitting up to 10,000 feet, Lake Tahoe is also a similarly breathtaking summer vacation rental destination. Popular with mountaineering and hiking enthusiasts, the scenery is just as magnificent in summer as it is in winter.
Those that wish to venture into the great outdoors for their summer vacation can rent a boat to explore the area and partake in idyllic fishing environments. Set in amongst the expansive mountain ranges, golf courses and mountain-biking trails provide moments of wonder as visitors enjoy their favourite pastimes across some of America’s finest scenery.
Lake Tahoe was created over 2 million years ago in the ice age, and is the largest lake in north America and second deepest lake in America - so do not attempt swimming if your not that confident...
Areas which are situated around the lake include such places like: Truckee, where there are many self catering beach houses which is also part of another lake which is a special lake as it doesn't run into the ocean instead it runs into the desert of Nevada. Or you have kings beach which is in the north western part of the lake. There are also many private cabins in Kingsbeach that you could try.
Lake Tahoe is a very well known and visited tourist attraction for those who are ski lovers, with the beautiful mountains that surround the area and heli-skiing has just been allowed and has become hugely popular over the last few years. Being one of the most popular ski resorts in America Lake Tahoe becomes very busy during the winter season and during the summer you have just as many activities happening so it's basically busy all through out the year., however the weather is not always warm and can get quite chilly from time to time so be prepared for when you head out there.