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.

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overhead view of mountain highway in winter

Improvements in California, Protocols Extended in Nevada

By R. Keith Rugg | Friday, January 22, 2021
As of January 12, the region of California that covers the Tahoe area improved to the Purple Tier of COVID-19 restrictions, meaning that lodging providers such as hotels and motels can provide rooms, retail shops can operate at 25% of capacity and grocery stores at 50% of capacity, restaurants can offer outdoor dining... Read More

10 Ways to Enjoy Lake Tahoe in Low Snow

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Mother Nature is handing us a different card from last year as far as snow totals go. Although our winter began with a bang, a lack of moisture has slowed things down. The winter may be lacking in snowfall so far, but no matter what Mother Nature decides to do, the area is still hopping with fun and interesting... Read More

Giving Yourself the Gift of Love

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, February 12, 2020
With Valentine’s Day this week, the thought of giving extra love, support and appreciation to our significant others is abundant. But what if this day meant showing ourselves love as well? Self-compassion and self-love are in a direct correlation to how we treat and behave around those we care about. What if you... Read More

6 Lake Tahoe Events to Show Gratitude for Valentine's Day

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, February 4, 2020
What does Valentine’s Day represent to you? For some it is nothing more than a commercial means of selling things. But if you look at Valentine’s Day in another way, it could be the prompting needed to improve your life and relationships. According to research studies, "Gratitude has been shown to contribute not... Read More

Living in Lake Tahoe: Kylee Bigelow with Tahoe City Downtown Association

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 28, 2020
One of the greatest aspects of living in Lake Tahoe is that you get to live in a great outdoor recreational mecca – and you get the pleasure of having different towns to give flavor to life. Lake Tahoe is home to not only South Lake Tahoe, but also a whole host of other towns. From Incline Village to Carnelian Bay,... Read More

5 Ways to Stay Safe in the Mountains

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 21, 2020
It was headline news throughout the country last Friday when Alpine Meadows experienced an inbound avalanche that resulted in a death. This tragic circumstance hits home for all of us who love the mountains. We offer our most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of the deceased and are reminded in these... Read More