Summer Activities

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 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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On the Hill: Bike Ride to Nevada 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: Bike ride to Nevada Beach. About the ride: The paved bike path from Kahle Drive near Hwy 50 provides the perfect ride,…

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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: 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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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: 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 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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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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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: 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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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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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: Mountain Bike Rock Garden 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 Rock Garden trail. About the hike: Located near Fallen Leaf Lake, Rock Garden is a pretty easy trail with a…

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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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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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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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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: 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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On the Hill: Underwater at Nevada 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: An underwater view of kayaking at Nevada Beach. What are we doing today? Lake Tahoe’s pristine waters draw many kayakers and other water…

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