A winter wonderland of your very own!

Winter in Lake Tahoe!

Snow-capped mountains on the shores of Lake Tahoe

Winter in Lake Tahoe

Whether you’re looking to ski down a powder highway, pack up the kids for the ultimate family adventure, or escape on a cozy getaway for just the two of you, Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort certainly has it all.

This winter, come get lost in a powdery perfect wonderland home to endless adventure. Whether you're an adrenaline junky looking for that next heart-pounding trek down the slopes, or more family oriented with plans for an inclusive winter escape with the ones you love, Lake Tahoe is full to the brim with activities for all! Hop on a sleigh ride and go dashing through the snow at Borges Sleigh Rides and Carriage Rides, grab your snowboard or skis and hit the slopes, or catch a gondola ride to the top of Heavenly® Mountain Resort for a stunning panorama. Lace-up your skates and hit the rink at The Shops at Heavenly Village. From hot chocolate by the fire to the rarely mastered art of the snow angels, here at Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort you  and yours are in the heart of it all.  Locally owned cafes. Seasonal festivals. Amazing concerts. Breathtaking scenery. Modern art. We're certain this mountain town will exceed your expectations each and every time you visit!

South Lake Tahoe is the perfect getaway for families, couples or ski-bums looking for some snow-filled fun! Check out just a few of our favorite local partners and neighbors for ideas on things to do in Lake Tahoe. Be sure to get your Sno-Park pass, these provide visitors with access to snow-cleared parking lots and sanitation facilities, as well as accommodating self-guided activities such as snowmobiling,cross-country skiing, and general snow play. Visit Tahoe South, for more information on some of Lake Tahoe's best winter attractions!

Winter Attractions at a Glance

Tahoe City Marina

Around Tahoe Tours

Big Blue Adventure

Camp Richardson

Hang Gliding

Lake Tahoe Adventure Company





Pottery/Candle Studio


Family Friendly

Sledding and Tubing
Adventure Mountain
Tahoe Rim Trail, S. Lake Tahoe, CA 96155
Call: 530.577.4352
22 minutes/ 12.9 miles

  • Machine groomed sledding, tubing and snow play resort.
  • 15 runs, 7 days a week from December-April, Sled & Tube Rental

Sleigh Rides
Borges Sleigh Rides and Carriage Rides
4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd, S. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Call: 775.588.2953
4 minutes/ 1.2 miles

Gondola Rides
Heavenly Gondola Rides
Heavenly Mt. S. Lake Tahoe, CA 961750
Call: 775.586.7000
5 minutes away / 1.6 miles

  • Ride 2.4 miles

Outdoor Ice Skating
Heavenly Village
1001 Heavenly Village way, S. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Call: 530.542.4230
4 minutes / 1 mile away

  • Skate rental, winter hours 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Lake Tahoe Adventures
3071 US-50, S. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Call: 530.577.2940
14 minutes / 8.2 miles

X-Country Skiing
Camp Richardson Resort
1900 Jameson Beach Rd. S. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Call: 530.541.1801
17minutes/ 6.5 miles


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