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

Dog Parks and Dog-Friendly Beaches of Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Dogs make Tahoe more fun. Our favored four-legged companions love this beautiful place that offers so many smells, places to swim and many like-minded canines to play with. Of the many adventures that await your dog in Lake Tahoe, enjoying time at the dog park and dog-friendly beaches are two experiences that can... Read More

Tasty Mexican Restaurants of Truckee

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Mexican restaurants are considered a favorite dining option in both the Truckee and Lake Tahoe areas. With nearly 30 Latin-inspired restaurants between the two zones, it is safe to say that we are living up to the reputation of California being a hot spot for spicy food.  The local Mexican restaurants are not only... Read More

10 Mexican Restaurants of Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, May 2, 2022
Always a great option for dinner out with friends or family, Mexican restaurants are a favorite place for coming together. I have enjoyed many evenings with loved ones, sharing margaritas, stories and great food in the Mexican restaurants that grace the Lake Tahoe basin.  To help you enjoy the local Hispanic food, I... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Wendy Theroux of Tahoe Tavern & Grill

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 26, 2022
When it comes to Tahoe, one of the things that I love most are the vibrant people who call this place home. Wendy Theroux of the scrumptious Tahoe Tavern & Grill is exactly one of those people who helps this community shine. Her bubbly personality makes any setting more enjoyable, and her creation of a dream come... Read More

13 Useful Apps for Tahoe Life

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 19, 2022
In today's world, apps make all the difference. They help find long lost trails. They assist in knowing the road conditions and where it is safe to travel when the weather is crazy. They even are known to take you on amazing guided tours, helping you find treasures that would never be discovered otherwise. Continue... Read More

Thrift Stores of the Lake Tahoe Area

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 12, 2022
There is something special about finding amazing items in a thrift store ... an object once discarded now able to find a new, loving home instead of going to the landfill. It's thrilling to find that one item that makes you feel like you've found a treasure that was meant for you alone. The Lake Tahoe area has an... Read More