South Lake Tahoe

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South Lake Tahoe & Stateline

Highly congested and arguably overdeveloped, South Lake Tahoe is a chockablock commercial strip bordering the lake and framed by picture-perfect alpine mountains. At the foot of the world-class Heavenly mountain resort, and buzzing from the gambling tables in the casinos just across the border in Stateline, NV, Lake Tahoe’s south shore draws visitors with a cornucopia of activities, lodging and restaurant options, especially for summer beach access and tons of powdery winter snow.


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Clear water and rocks in Lake Tahoe.

Wildlife & Nature

Lake Tahoe's alpine waters are the clearest in decades. Here's why

May 11, 2023 • 2 min read