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

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

Mask Mandate for Nevada Side of Tahoe Area

By R. Keith Rugg | Wednesday, July 28, 2021
The State of Nevada has re-instituted a mask mandate in all but a few rural counties. On the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe, masks that cover both mouth and nose will be required in public indoor settings for all people, regardless of vaccination status, on both the North Shore (Washoe County) and the South Shore (Douglas... Read More

7 Restaurants Where I Love the Location as Much as the Food

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, July 26, 2021
I've written a lot about the immense amount of outdoor adventure a person can have in Lake Tahoe. If you are taking advantage of all that the area has to offer, then there are two things for certain: Energy was expended, and now you know what it's like to be truly hungry. Getting out and enjoying the mountains around... Read More

6 Lake Tahoe Guide Companies That Deliver

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Enjoying the great outdoors can sometimes be intimidating, especially in Lake Tahoe, where so many options await. The activities that are ready to be experienced are numerous, and the skills and equipment that go with them can be time and money intensive. From going for an epic mountain bike ride to rafting the clear... Read More

New Noteworthy Lake Tahoe Businesses

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, July 12, 2021
It is great to see Lake Tahoe in full swing again. The beaches are filled with joyous kids appreciating the outdoors. The trails are filled with wanderers taking in the beauty of the surrounding forests. The evenings are filled with sounds of laughter and sharing as people enjoy outdoor restaurants. The sidewalks are... Read More

7 Ways Lake Tahoe Keeps the Family Healthy and Happy

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Lake Tahoe is good for you. What do I mean by that? Well, according to published studies, good ol' Mother Nature is incredibly beneficial for improving one's health. One particular study released in 2018 by the University of East Anglia found that, "spending time in, or living close to, natural green spaces is... Read More