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

Living in Lake Tahoe: Heather Adams of Tahoe Integrated Landscape Consulting

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, April 3, 2021
One of the greatest aspects to Lake Tahoe is our natural landscape. A robust array of flora and fauna surrounded by clean streams, healthy trees and nurturing weather – the combination creates a true paradise.  Replicating Mother Nature's masterpieces in landscaping is a true art form. It takes years of study, hand-... Read More

Community Fundraiser: Watering Station at Nevada Beach

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Could a day on the trail with your dog get any better? The Sierra Mountains, kissed with a touch of snow on their peaks, frame the turquoise water of Lake Tahoe. The sun shines down in a spectacular way, making it seem as if diamonds are dancing on the water's surface. With a light breeze perfectly touching the... Read More

Giants of the Forest Discovered in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, January 20, 2021
From the shimmering azure water of stunning Big Blue to the snowcapped peaks that surround her sandy shores, it is safe to say that Lake Tahoe has it going on when it comes to jaw-dropping natural allure. Healthy and robust forests also are one of the aspects that helps Lake Tahoe be the stunner she is. The trees in... Read More

Bessie Minor Swift Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Grants to Help Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Do you have a group or organization that supports the life-enhancing skill of reading? Are you involved with eradicating illiteracy and supporting others in learning the art of writing, language or the sciences?  If so, you need to check out the Bessie Minor Swift Foundation and the incredible grant that they are... Read More

7 Fantastic New Lake Tahoe Businesses

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Last year was not an easy one for small businesses. If you are an entrepreneur and your business is making it through these times of challenge, change and pandemic turmoil, then you are truly blessed with the gift of tenacity. Tenaciousness is a needed ingredient in the recipe of success, and anyone entering the... Read More

Cross-Country Skiing in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, December 30, 2020
For anyone who visits our beautiful Lake Tahoe region, it is immediately evident that this is a playground of outdoor fun. I recently wrote about the amazing (and numerous) ski areas that frame the shores of Lake Tahoe. From triple black diamond descents to laid-back cruising made for the entire family, Lake Tahoe ski... Read More