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Rubicon Trail in D.L. Bliss State Park (Family Friendly Hike)
1. Rubicon Trail in D.L. Bliss State Park (Family Friendly Hike)
This family friendly hike begins with exposure to pine trees and forest, and quickly follows Lake Tahoe to Emerald Bay. Enjoy watching the water as you follow the trail. There’s only one bathroom, and it’s three and a half miles from the parking area, so plan accordingly. Make sure to pack water and trash bag with you, as you must carry out what you bring in.
Rubicon Trail in D.L. Bliss State Park (Family Friendly Hike)
1. Rubicon Trail in D.L. Bliss State Park (Family Friendly Hike)
This family friendly hike begins with exposure to pine trees and forest, and quickly follows Lake Tahoe to Emerald Bay. Enjoy watching the water as you follow the trail. There’s only one bathroom, and it’s three and a half miles from the parking area, so plan accordingly. Make sure to pack water and trash bag with you, as you must carry out what you bring in.
2. Hansen's Toboggan & Saucer Hill
Looking for a place to snow tube and saucer in Lake Tahoe? The tube and saucer hill at Hansen’s resort is the best in Tahoe. Tubes and saucers are available to rent. Children aged four and under ride free with a paying adult. Their 400 foot long hill features a trail on the side so that you can safely climb to its top. The hill is appropriate for all ages.
Hansen's Toboggan & Saucer Hill
Hansen's Toboggan & Saucer Hill
2. Hansen's Toboggan & Saucer Hill
Looking for a place to snow tube and saucer in Lake Tahoe? The tube and saucer hill at Hansen’s resort is the best in Tahoe. Tubes and saucers are available to rent. Children aged four and under ride free with a paying adult. Their 400 foot long hill features a trail on the side so that you can safely climb to its top. The hill is appropriate for all ages.
Heavenly Ski Resort Scenic Gondola
3. Heavenly Ski Resort Scenic Gondola
Witness spectacular views of Lake Tahoe on a ride on the 2.4 mile Heavenly Mountain Gondola. It stops at an observation deck for a great place to take selfies, sip a latte, or shop for a souvenir. If that isn’t enough of an adventure for you and your family, your ticket for the gondola grants you access to the Tamarack Express chairlift, which leads to hiking trails of varying difficulty.
Heavenly Ski Resort Scenic Gondola
3. Heavenly Ski Resort Scenic Gondola
Witness spectacular views of Lake Tahoe on a ride on the 2.4 mile Heavenly Mountain Gondola. It stops at an observation deck for a great place to take selfies, sip a latte, or shop for a souvenir. If that isn’t enough of an adventure for you and your family, your ticket for the gondola grants you access to the Tamarack Express chairlift, which leads to hiking trails of varying difficulty.
4. Lake Tahoe Lakeview Commons Beach
Visit South Lake Tahoe’s largest beach, Lakeview Commons at El Dorado Beach and Boat Ramp. Activities at Lakeview Commons include bike trails, a boat launch with a floating dock, water toy and kayak rental, picnicking, sunbathing, and a designated buoyed and roped swim area. Views of the lake from Lakeview Commons are spectacular.
Lake Tahoe Lakeview Commons Beach
Lake Tahoe Lakeview Commons Beach
4. Lake Tahoe Lakeview Commons Beach
Visit South Lake Tahoe’s largest beach, Lakeview Commons at El Dorado Beach and Boat Ramp. Activities at Lakeview Commons include bike trails, a boat launch with a floating dock, water toy and kayak rental, picnicking, sunbathing, and a designated buoyed and roped swim area. Views of the lake from Lakeview Commons are spectacular.
Lake Tahoe (SUP or Kayak)
5. Lake Tahoe (SUP or Kayak)
There’s no better place to enjoy North Lake Tahoe than on Lake Tahoe. Options for going out on the lake include stand up paddleboards, kayaking, river rafting, cruises, charter boats, dockside restaurants, and even parasailing. If you plan to bring your own water craft into the lake, it must be inspecting before launching.
Lake Tahoe (SUP or Kayak)
5. Lake Tahoe (SUP or Kayak)
There’s no better place to enjoy North Lake Tahoe than on Lake Tahoe. Options for going out on the lake include stand up paddleboards, kayaking, river rafting, cruises, charter boats, dockside restaurants, and even parasailing. If you plan to bring your own water craft into the lake, it must be inspecting before launching.
6. Inspiration Point at Emerald Bay
If you’re looking for a place to take amazing family photos at Lake Tahoe, continue driving to Inspiration Point. At 600 feet above the lake, the vista includes Emerald Bay, Vikingsholm Castle, and Fannette Island. In the mood for a hike? The Bayview and Cascade Falls Hiking Trails are right across the street.
Inspiration Point at Emerald Bay
Inspiration Point at Emerald Bay
6. Inspiration Point at Emerald Bay
If you’re looking for a place to take amazing family photos at Lake Tahoe, continue driving to Inspiration Point. At 600 feet above the lake, the vista includes Emerald Bay, Vikingsholm Castle, and Fannette Island. In the mood for a hike? The Bayview and Cascade Falls Hiking Trails are right across the street.
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