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This spectacularly beautiful resort lake, with over 70 miles of shoreline, offers two "faces:" family-style on the California side and high-rise casinos on Nevada's side.
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"beautiful lake"
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"snow capped mountains"
in 6 reviews
"incline village"
in 13 reviews
"clear water"
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"inspiration point"
in 7 reviews
"mother nature"
in 7 reviews
"natural beauty"
in 6 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 8 reviews
"bucket list"
in 10 reviews
"take pictures"
in 9 reviews
"great place to visit"
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"boat ride"
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"san francisco"
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"nevada"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here for a couple of days and I must say that if your travels bring you anywhere close to the area, it is certainly a must-see. Crystal clear water and vistas abound. Hiking was primary on my agenda - and I got in...More

Thank redrunner77-TA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large expanse of water streching between California and Nevada. The water looks bluer than the blue lakes I have seen. Head early if you're planning for a picnic in one of the beaches because parking gets crazy.

Thank sanjaydutta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lake is very pretty, specially in summer, beach is big enough! You can rent kayaks, boats and jet ski! The main road has everything, restaurants, shopping stores, bars,

Thank opaguioth
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in early december, which is the start of winter. The snow was not that thick yet, but it was enough for us to spend two days skiing at two separate resorts. The area has a good mix of outdoor activities plus urban entertainment...More

1  Thank Ginny G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most beautiful lake have ever seen. We went to Lake Tahoe for a week it is gorgeous lots of areas still had snow so we sled and took the dogs for a run the lake is gorgeous took the dogs to Meeks Bay and let...More

1  Thank Rmjmjmjm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hosts drove us to Lake Tahoe via Sacramento & stayed overnight. The trip for almost 2.5 hours going through high altitude & the view up the mountains & down with freshwater streams were wonderful experience! Love the vibe of the city with nice restaurants...More

Thank Bernadette O
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Lake Tahoe is so damn stunning and I am so glad I did a day trip from SF. There are scenes and vistas you will see that you will carry with you always - gorgeous place! Especially the Emerald Bay :)

Thank ziaahmed21
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The tranquility of the water contrasts with the vibrantly white snow, capturing your heart. The whole experience of going up in a cable car, walking around in the snow, building castles and snowmen, and returning in the cable car with a view of the majestic...More

Thank navnan
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We visited Lake Tahoe after visiting Montana (The Big Sky.) We thought there could be no more beautiful place than Montana in summer but we were wrong! Lake Tahoe is truly awesome. Perfect scenery and many places to stop - sight see - or have...More

Thank _cpplas
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Lake Tahoe is a nice place but we went in May. It was still winter up there but without the snow. The gondolas were not working and the water was not clear. It was great because we need a couple of calm days. We guess...More

Thank carolel459
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