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Catch the Wind: Sailing at Lake Tahoe

Sailing Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is already beginning to celebrate sailing season.

The Five Best Tahoe Cupcakes

With a cupcake, there is no big commitment like with a larger cake. You can be a bit more choosy as to your desired mix of flavors. However, there is still something so decadently satisfying about unwrapping one of those little cakes and biting into the soft frosting.

More Snow Means an Awesome Spring in Lake Tahoe

Tahoe Pond Skimming

The Lake Tahoe area has been given a bit of a reprieve from the last few dismal months. Last week's storms have dumped another 6-12 inches of snow on the slopes–just in time for spring skiing and spring lake and mountain events.

Gas Up and Ski for Free in Tahoe


Northstar is not the only Tahoe resort giving away free skiing this spring. To make up for the less-than-stellar conditions this time of year, several additional resorts in the area are giving away free buddy lift tickets to visitors who gas up at a participating Shell Station in Nevada.

Tahoe Ski Gear Delivered by Ski Butlers

Tahoe Skiing

Wouldn't it be nice to head up to Tahoe for a ski weekend and have your equipment waiting for you? Pack light and reserve your skis, boards, boots and helmets online with Ski Butlers Ski Rentals.

Snowshoeing with Tahoe Star Tours

If you have never been snowshoeing in Lake Tahoe before, make your first trip a celestial one by snowshoeing through the mountains while learning about the universe and listening to some poetry with Tony Berendsen of Tahoe Star Tours.

The monthly snowshoe tours start at the Cross Country, Telemark + Snowshoe Center at the Ritz Carlton at Northstar near Truckee. For $50 for adults and $35 for children ages 10-12, snowshoes, the tour, some time spent with a telescope and a some wine or hot cider around a fire pit are provided.

50 Things to Do in Lake Tahoe in Winter

Lake Tahoe is not just a place to go skiing or boarding (even though that's pretty great). There are hundreds of other indoor and outdoor things to do in this mountain area in the winter — we've just narrowed it down to 50.

Snow Sculptures Come to Life at Carve Tahoe

Lake Tahoe's Village at Northstar California will turn into a garden of snow sculptures from February 8-12, 2013 during Carve Tahoe, the region's first-ever snow carving competition.

Newest Tahoe Nightclub to Be Hosted by Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton

The newest Lake Tahoe nightclub, PEEK, will be opening on February 16, 2013 with a guest host appearance by celebrity socialite Paris Hilton. The opening night will also feature a weekend mega-party with BeatClan, the Las Vegas artist management and DJ booking company. There will also be a soft opening of the nightclub on Valentine's Day that will run for four nights.

Heat Up at Lake Tahoe

It has been super cold these past few weeks in Tahoe, but there are various ways to keep warm both inside and outside if you are up in the mountains enjoying various winter sports.

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