Lake Tahoe Information: Blog

Lake Tahoe combines the bustling tourist destination scene with the chill mountain escape atmosphere, and nothing covers the array of the area’s information quite like Lake Tahoe This Week’s News and Blogs. Our blog is like that local friend who’s your source of Lake Tahoe information, who knows all the ins and outs of the area and will steer you toward the fun. Shanie Matthews, longtime Lake Tahoe local, is your insider guide who’s ready to share her tips and pointers to fun Lake Tahoe activities. Residents and visitors alike can use this Lake Tahoe information to stay up to date on the hottest of the happenings, whether it’s spring, summer, fall or winter! Want a review of recent festivals? Which Lake Tahoe activities are the locals most anticipating? How’d competitors do in the most recent athletic events? Where you can have a wild night? What about a low-key one? Shanie keeps you informed and answers all your questions with the Lake Tahoe This Week Blog.

Stay updated on the biggest events of the season and discover obscure attractions that guarantee an amazing time. As you relay this Lake Tahoe information to your crew, your friends and family may start to wonder just how you possibly know so much about the area. Shanie will help make you a guru on where to find awesome events that’ll add a memorable touch to your vacation or a midweek pick me up. Past and present blog posts can give you a feel for the Lake Tahoe area, the events and the types of people you can find there. Check in regularly with Lake Tahoe This Week Blog to keep up with the latest excitement.

Featured Blog

Lake Tahoe Represents in the Olympics

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, February 12, 2018
The winds whipped ferociously. The course was nothing but a death trap. But that wasn’t going to stop Tahoe local Jamie Anderson from winning the gold in snowboarding’s Slopestyle competition. The largest winter sports extravaganza is under way with the winter Olympics happening in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and... Read More

Finding Love in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Love is in the air. Lake Tahoe is filled with those wonderful feelings of joy and romance. From stunning views to that amazing sensation of sharing an adrenaline-filled moment, the Tahoe basin is literally saturated with opportunities to invoke more love, enchantment and connection. In appreciation of Cupid's arrow... Read More

17 Things Tahoe Locals Wished Visitors Knew

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Lake Tahoe is a land of splendor. For those of us who call it home, that splendor is a glorious aspect of life that we treasure on a daily basis. And we do everything it takes to make living here happen, from working various jobs to living with multiple roommates in a small house to having few worldly possessions.... Read More

Living In Lake Tahoe: Meet Rock Climbing Guide Emma Medara

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Lake Tahoe is the land of adventure. From awe-inspiring moments skiing in the mountains to enjoying the beauty of the lake from a kayak or paddleboard, participating in the wonders of this magical land brings sparkle to life. Especially during a winter season that lacks in snow (as we are having now), it is... Read More

Unforgettable Lake Tahoe Winter Adventures

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 16, 2018
When it comes to fun, the choices are never-ending in Lake Tahoe. Summer or winter, it seems like the variety of activities one can get involved with around Big Blue is absolutely astounding. From beginner adventures to all-out, heart-pumping adrenaline exploits, Lake Tahoe is rich in fun experiences. In fact, there... Read More

The Three Most Important Items for a Great Ski Day on the Mountain

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Wonderment, amazement and pride enveloped me. I was high on a chair lift with my Dad. We were just about to get off, making us perfectly positioned to ski down the mountain together, letting gravity show us who’s boss. The smile that my father flashed me just as we got off the chair and readied ourselves for a father-... Read More