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

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

11 Springtime Must Dos in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Spring has sprung in Lake Tahoe, and it's so beautiful. The sounds of chattering chickadees, the sight of blooming daffodils, the melting away of this season's snow – all of these are lovely reminders of the changes happening all around us. With the shifting in seasons, the opportunity to enjoy a new face of Lake... Read More

7 Reliable Dog Sitting Businesses in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, May 11, 2021
It's no secret that Lake Tahoe is a dog’s paradise. With so much natural landscape and trails aplenty, opportunities abound for our four-legged friends. In fact, there is so much fun to be had that I wrote about it for last week’s blog post. But what are you to do if there is an activity or event that you would like... Read More

10 Best Places to Take Your Dog in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Lake Tahoe is known for outdoor adventure, from hiking and biking to backcountry adventures and aquatic experiences. This is no different when it comes to our faithful four-legged companions. Dogs love Lake Tahoe. This is such a spectacular place for dogs that the Tahoe Dog is an actual title. Dogs that are bestowed... Read More

25 Delicious Burger Restaurants in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 27, 2021
One of the things that I love about Lake Tahoe is the abundance of restaurants. From world-renowned gourmet dining to the ma and pa taco stand, Lake Tahoe is blessed with fantastically talented chefs who create recipes that are cherished throughout the region. This amazing array of cuisine includes the American... Read More

Get To Know The Locals: Melissa Siig with Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, April 21, 2021
As I have mentioned many times through the last seven years of blogging for, one of my all-time favorite aspects of Lake Tahoe is the amazing community. Despite there being twenty-some townships that are a part of the Tahoe Basin, we all consider ourselves a family. The mountains, forests and beautiful Lake... Read More