About South Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe’s South Shore
Praised as the “fairest picture the whole earth affords” by Mark Twain in the 1860’s, Lake Tahoe has mature into a world-renowned resort offering 4-season recreation, plus “Nevada-style” headline entertainment. At Lake Tahoe’s South Shore there is enough to see and do to fill every moment of every day…around the clock…whatever the season.

Classic winters
Lake Tahoe boasts the largest concentration of major alpine ski resorts in the world. Three of the best – Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Sierra at Tahoe – are at the South Shore, with the others less than an hour away. Cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledding and sleigh rides are also enjoyed.

Enchanted Summers
The South Shore is a paradise for boaters, windsurfers, angler, cyclists, hikers and golfers (5 courses). Scenic crises are available on historic sternwheelers and romantic trimarans. Horseback riding, tennis and sightseeing fill the days.

Glamorous Nights
Lake Tahoe’s South Shore is a glittering playground at casinos like Harvey’s, Harrah’s, Horizon and Lakeside Inn. Top name entertainers appear in the showrooms and cabarets. Top chefs perform in restaurants of every category.

Very Accessible
The South Shore enjoys the greatest accessibility. It is traversed by all-weather U.S. highway 50 and is home to the Lake Tahoe Airport. Reno-Tahoe International Airport is just 80 minutes away.

And there is more…
South Shore’s growth, having been delicately controlled by a regional planning agency, is now being channeled into redevelopment, which is magnifying it’s God-given beauty; enhancing its “user comforts”; amplifying its values. With nearly 80% of the basin maintained in its natural state, Lake Tahoe makes you feel as if you are million miles away from reality and the incredible scenery make you wish that you never had to go back! ….Maybe, just maybe, you don’t. Why not consider owning your own slice of paradise…It is easier than you imagine.