South Lake Tahoe – July 2018

South Lake Tahoe – July 2018

South Lake Tahoe is a California resort city on Lake Tahoe, in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

It’s known for nearby ski resorts and beaches, like El Dorado Beach, with its picnic areas. The city’s restaurants and bars merge with the casinos of adjacent Stateline, Nevada. Van Sickle Bi-State Park has wooded trails and lake views. West of the city, Emerald Bay State Park includes Vikingsholm, a 1929 Nordic-style mansion.

Elevation: 6,237′
 

 

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Tahoe Rim Trail

Tahoe Rim Trail…amazing hiking

The Tahoe Rim Trail is a 165-mile long-distance hiking trail that forms a loop around the Lake Tahoe Basin in the Sierra Nevada and Carson ranges of California and Nevada in the United States.

 

Lake Tahoe Blue

“A noble sheet of blue water,” Mark Twain wrote of Lake Tahoe in 1871, “As it lay there with the shadows of the mountains brilliantly photographed upon its still surface, I thought it must surely be the fairest picture the whole earth affords.”