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

11 Ways to Get Jolly in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, December 1, 2021
It's a holly, jolly time of year in Lake Tahoe. With the stress that came with the global pandemic coupled with the devastation and loss connected to the Caldor Wildfire this summer, this holiday season seems more festive than others. The decorations that are coming to life in our little townships, the smiling faces... Read More

10 Ways to Enjoy Halloween in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 19, 2021
It's darn right spooky here in Lake Tahoe. The cold nip to the air, the changing colors of the leaves on the trees and the ample Halloween decorations let you know that a fright fest is right around the corner. From festivals to community gatherings, Lake Tahoe is ready to celebrate with ghoulish delight. To help... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Matt Bansak of Matt Bansak Photography

By Shanie Matthews | Friday, October 8, 2021
It's no secret that Tahoe is rich in beautiful scenery, epic views and natural places that will steal your heart.  But to truly capture her beauty in a photo takes time, dedication and an eye for that epic shot. This is a skill that not many possess in my humble opinion. Lake Tahoe is so incredibly stunning that... Read More

7 Fun Outings on Beautiful Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 5, 2021
With fall already here, the temperatures will soon be dropping below a pleasant temperature for enjoying a daylong outing on beautiful Lake Tahoe. Not that you can't enjoy her splendor once Jack Frost comes nipping at our noses, but it is a different experience that requires a bit more preparation. To help you take... Read More

Palisades Tahoe: A New Name for a Historic Tahoe Ski Resort

By Molly Harrison | Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Commanding attention right now in the Tahoe region, and around the country for that matter, is the name change of Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows ski resort to Palisades Tahoe. The new name eliminates the use of the derogatory word “squaw,” which is considered a racist and sexist slur, and brings the two resort areas... Read More

6 Amazing Women-Owned Tahoe Businesses

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, September 20, 2021
As a woman who has thrown her hat into the entrepreneurial ring many times throughout my life, I have a special admiration and affection for fellow females who have carved out their own niche in the world of business. An endeavor that requires tenacity, foresight and hard work, being your own boss is most definitely... Read More