Whether you enjoy exploring the land or navigating the water, Lake Tahoe offers adventures for all. Lake Tahoe is located in the Sierras, straddling the state line of California and Nevada and is a popular destination year-round, offering water activities and hiking during the warm months and skiing and snowboarding during the winter. Look no further for all the exciting activities and great places to stay that make up the quintessential Lake Tahoe Experience.
Hiking, Dinner, Dancing and More
Zephyr Cove is home to a variety of nature trails, from beginners to seasoned hikers.
If a recreational workout in nature is more your thing, there is no shortage of outdoor opportunities for exploration in South Lake Tahoe. Between hiking, fishing, and horseback riding, travelers have their pick of the lot! Zephyr Cove is home to a variety of nature trails, from beginners to seasoned hikers. Nearby Nevada Beach and Round Mound Trail offer a flat-land lakefront hiking excursion that is perfect for low-impact hiking. At the end of your day, let loose and enjoy a little dinner and dancing on the Sunset Dinner Cruise. We have reduced capacity on our cruises due to COVID-19, allowing for better social distancing. Stay up to date with social distancing updates here.
Saddle-up at Zephyr Cove Stables.
We recommend Zephyr Cove Stables for horseback adventures, which offer a variety of guided horseback tours including full-meal rides. If peaceful horseback rides with plenty of breathtaking scenery appeal to you, you’ll love this experience.
ATVs AND SNOWMOBILING
Enjoy the snow and sun while snowmobiling near Lake Tahoe.
ATV rentals are available aplenty in South Lake Tahoe. At all riding levels and with various terrain options, guests can find an ATV tour that suits their adventure level. For beginners, the Ridge Run Tour and Miller Lake Tour are suitable options. If you are more experienced, check out the Observation Point Tour or the Rubicon Springs Tour.
You can’t go to Tahoe in the winter without experiencing some kind of snow sport. If skiing and snowboarding aren’t your jam, or if you’re just looking for a day off of the slopes, give snowmobiling a go! All of our snowmobile tours are guided, whether you prefer a private tour or group. We offer both lake view and backcountry tours, depending on the views you want to take in.
Wake surfing or wakeboarding — what is your favorite?
Beach activities include kayaking, paddle boarding, jet skiing, and volleyball. Just about everything you’d imagine in a beach setting is available on Lake Tahoe’s sandy shores. Bring the entire family and enjoy a day on the beach and water activities that are fun for all ages.
Be sure to grab your Skipper, as we have great boat rental options! Whether you want to cruise the lake with power or host a group outing, we’ve got you covered. Our powerboat rentals are great for cruising and water sports, such as wakeboarding or surfing. The Weekender is an ideal option for groups who want to take it slower. The Weekend also has a grill and bathroom on board as well.
Lake Tahoe: Where to Stay
ZEPHYR COVE RV AND CAMPGROUND
After a day on the water or mountains, relax at Zephyr Cove RV and Campground.
If you’re looking to get the full Lake Tahoe alpine experience, the Zephyr Cove RV and Campground offers natural sights and world-class amenities. This campground is a short walk away from Zephyr Cove’s most popular sites, allowing you to explore high-traffic, popular amenities while retiring to a comfortable camping space at night.
Zephyr Cove RV and Campground boasts ‘drive-in’ camping spaces with lakefront views as well as snow removal service during the winter months. If roughing it isn’t your style, we offer full hookups for RV’s so you can camp in comfort! Campers can enjoy the Zephyr Cove Restaurant and Sunset Bar & Grille, popular options to enjoy after accessing South Lake Tahoe’s tranquil shores. Join the legions of visitors who have enjoyed a lakeside sunset with cocktail service!
ZEPHYR COVE RESORT
Looking for a place to stay? Try Zephyr Cove Resort!
If you’re looking to stay indoors, Zephyr Cove Resort offers a cozy experience including lakeside cabins, king beds, and a jacuzzi tub in some suites. Enjoy fireplaces, fully equipped kitchens, and of course, stunning views.
From a secluded, family camping experience to a romantic couple or individual getaway in Zephyr Cove’s comfortable cabins, Lake Tahoe offers affordable and versatile lodging options.
Lake Tahoe offers an authentic nature experience with breathtaking alpine views. South Lake Tahoe and Zephyr Cove are a great way to explore the magic of Lake Tahoe’s luxury amenities, without the luxury price tag! We can’t wait for you to see what Lake Tahoe is all about, and enjoy its peaceful, picturesque shores.