– SUMMER ACTIVITIES –

On the Hill: Hike to Echo Peak

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Hike to Echo Peak. About the hike: We’ve got a new contributor to the group, a new Michelle, and she and her pup Lucky take…

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On the Hill: Taking a Boat Ride on Lake Tahoe

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Taking a boat ride on Lake Tahoe. About the activity: Nothing like zipping across the crystal blue waters of Lake Tahoe in a boat….

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Lady Gaga Comes to Tahoe

Due to high demand, Lady Gaga—one of the top global touring acts of our time having sold nearly 4 million concert tickets on her previous tours—will add six new dates to the North American tour for Lady Gaga’sartRAVE: the ARTPOP ball, including a stop at the scenic Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys on Saturday, Aug. 2. *…

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On the Hill: Scramble up Cave Rock

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: On the Hill: Scramble up Cave Rock. Conditions: OK, technically it’s a hike, but with a short 5-minute easy hike to start and…

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On the Hill: Hike the Rubicon Trail

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Hike the Rubicon Trail. About the hike: Today Michelle takes us on a fairly beginner hike along the Rubicon Trail from DL Bliss…

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Carrie Underwood Joins Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series

Grammy Award-winning superstar Carrie Underwood will perform at Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys on Friday, July 18 for one night only. Show time is 8 p.m. Carrie Underwood’s performance will serve as a major highlight to NBC Sports’ 25th Annual American Century Championship, the premier celebrity golf tournament featuring some of sports’ and entertainment’s greatest celebrities. Tickets go…

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On the Hill: Riding Heavenly’s Gondola

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day.   Today’s activity: On the Hill: Riding Heavenly’s Gondola. About the ride: Not all Lake Tahoe adventures require sweat. A perfect example is the gondola…

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On the Hill: Hot Air Ballooning

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Hot air ballooning at Lake Tahoe. About the hike: It’s up, up and away today as Dylan Silver takes On the Hill high…

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Rubicon Trail: A Legendary Off-Road Experience

If you’re new to off-roading, this isn’t the trail for you. This will test your patience, your knowledge and most off all—your vehicle.

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On the Hill: Kayak Speedboat Beach

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Kayak Speedboat Beach. About the beach: Lou Friedman takes us on his inaugural outing to Speedboat Beach on the north shore of the…

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On the Hill: Mountain Biking at Northstar

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day.   Today’s activity: Mountain biking at Northstar. About the ride: There’s riding at every corner of the lake, but there’s only one Northstar mountain bike…

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Mountain Biking the Flume Trail

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Mountain biking the Flume Trail. About the ride: The Flume Trail is perhaps one of the most photographed trails, with iconic views of…

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Lake Tahoe Camping: Pitch a Tent & Stay Awhile

There’s no shortage of great camping sites in the Lake Tahoe Basin. In fact, choosing among all of them can be a daunting task. Here’s a primer on some of our favorites.

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Car Camping Spots Around Lake Tahoe

To camp by a sandy beach, or deep underneath the pine trees or wedged on a hillside with the mountain mahogany, follow this link.

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On the Hill: Mountain Biking the Bench Trail

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Mountain bike the Bench Trail. About the ride: This section of the Tahoe Rim Trail that runs from Spooner to Kingsbury has, you guessed…

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On the Hill: Hike to Taylor Creek

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Hike to Taylor Creek. About the hike: Leaving from the Taylor Creek Visitor’s Center where the parking is free, the Rainbow Trail is gentle…

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On the Hill: Hike to Eagle Lake

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Hike to Eagle Lake. About the hike: Eagle Lake is a great Tahoe hike for beginner-intermediate hikers. It’s just 2 miles round trip…

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Preparing for a Hike in Lake Tahoe’s High Sierra

Lake Tahoe is popular with locals and visitors alike, with terrain for every kind of visitor, from mountain climbs to gentle traverses, long treks to afternoon walkabouts.

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11 Great Lake Tahoe Rock Climbing Crags

From beginner traverses to expert overhangs the Lake Tahoe area is a climber’s dream. Whether you seek sport climbs, trad climbs or bouldering, check out local climber Mark Bartley’s list of crags and slabs just waiting to be scaled. Belay on!

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On the Hill: MTB Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different Lake Tahoe adventure every day. Today’s activity: Mountain biking Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride. About the ride: Possibly the best-known Lake Tahoe trail for intermediate to advanced riders, Mr. Toad’s lives up…

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