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

5 Feel-Good, Locally Owned Businesses in Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Lake Tahoe is beautiful in so many ways. From the stunning scenery to the lovely locals, there are many things to be grateful for. One of the wonderful aspects of the area is the wealth of businesses run by caring and giving locals. To give a few of these hardworking business owners the appreciation they deserve, I'm... Read More

9 Beautiful Birds of Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, May 15, 2019
One of the greatest aspects to the melting of snow and the coming of spring is the multitude of songbirds that frolic back to the area. From golden eagles to little chickadees, come spring our forests our full of the sweet sounds of birds. To help you take full advantage of the birding opportunities around Lake Tahoe... Read More

8 Must-See Waterfalls in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, May 7, 2019
With springtime upon us and the immense amount of snowfall that accumulated this winter, one thing is for certain: the waterfalls are immense! If you are lucky enough to be in Lake Tahoe right now, then you need to stop and check out the powerful vibes that come from spring snowmelt. It is quite a sight to behold. To... Read More

3 Upcoming Lake Tahoe Events Not To Miss

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 30, 2019
The songs of spring are ringing throughout the mountains and around the lake. If you are in Lake Tahoe now, you know that we are hearing the familiar sounds of springtime that come in the form of what we lovingly call Cheeseburger Birds. Otherwise known as the Mountain Chickadee, their distinct call sounds a lot like... Read More

Living in Lake Tahoe: Sam Kieckhefer of Tahoe Via Ferrata

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 16, 2019
One of the true treasures of living and experiencing Lake Tahoe is her immense natural beauty. From the stunning colors of Lake Tahoe that change with the weather to the granite spires that decorate the Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe has aspects to her beauty that are unique and special to her alone. Luckily for visitors... Read More

10 Events to Enjoy for Earth Day and Easter

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, April 9, 2019
With April comes two wonderful celebrations: Earth Day and Easter. These two annual events offer some great ways to enjoy time with friends and family. Put these activities on your schedule for the weekend of April 20 and 21, and be sure to make any reservations you need to make now. Truckee Spring Egg Hunt &... Read More