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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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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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: 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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Eagles Join Summer Concert Lineup

The Eagles have added two concerts in South Lake Tahoe to the “History of the Eagles” tour at Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys on Friday, Aug. 29 and Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 and will perform classics spanning their career as well as songs featured in History of the Eagles, the band’s acclaimed, top-selling documentary. Tickets…

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On the Hill: Hike to Granite 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 Granite Lake. About the hike: Another adventure with Lou, Vada the Wonder Mutt and family as On the Hill heads up to Granite…

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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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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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On the Hill: Disc Golf at Zephyr Cove

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: Disc golf at Zephyr Cove Disc Golf Course. About the game: Think disc golf is just tossing a Frisbee? Think again. Lou Friedman takes…

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On the Hill: Ride the Nifty 50 Trolley

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: Ride the Nifty 50 Trolley. About the ride: Today’s adventure is a trip along the shores of Lake Tahoe on…

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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: Hike to Angora Lakes

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: Hike to Angora Lakes. About the hike: Grab the family and take this quick hike up to Angora Lakes, where…

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On the Hill: Hike to Cascade Falls

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 Cascade Falls. About the hike: Head up to Bayview Trailhead right near Emerald Bay and you’ll find a sweet little hike…

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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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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: 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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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: 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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