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Experiences Guide: Wander Tahoe Slopes

Staying at Wander Tahoe Slopes? Here is your guide!

Matt Kowalewski
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Experiences Guide: Wander Tahoe Slopes

Experiences to Enjoy During Your Stay at Wander Tahoe Slopes

Northstar Ski Resort

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 4 miles

Details: A first-class year-round paradise located

in North Lake Tahoe. The resort features 16 lifts and 93 ski trails across 2,480 acres. During the summer enjoy the Northstar California golf course or take a ski lift to hiking trails.

Location: 5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA

Phone: (800) 466-6784

Ski Season: Open from mid-November through mid-April, weather conditions permitting

Website: northstarcalifornia.com

Emerald Bay State Park

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 35 miles

Details: Emerald Bay is the crown jewel of Lake Tahoe scenery. The park features hiking trails and waterfall views. Entrance to the park is free, and you can tour the 1920s Scandinavian mansion, Vikingsholm, for $10

Location: 138 Emerald Bay Rd

Website: parks.ca.gov

Tours: viator.com

Lake Tahoe Adventure Company

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 10 miles

Details: The company offers stand-up paddleboard rentals/tours, kayak rentals/tours, snowshoe tours, night snowshoe star tours, mountain bike tours/rentals, rock climbing, and backpacking courses. 

Location: Tahoe Vista Recreation Area 7010 N. Lake Blvd. Tahoe Vista, CA. 96148

Phone: (530) 913-9212

Website: tahoeadventurecompany.com

Tahoe UTV

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 19 miles

Details: UTV trips and off-road driver training in the Truckee Tahoe area. Custom tours to Crystal mountain, hot springs, sunsets over Tahoe lakes, and spectacular scenery.

Location: Tahoe City, CA

Phone: (530) 390-6200

Website: tahoeutv.com

Email: tahoeutv@gmail.com

Sand Harbour Beach

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 20 miles

Details: The area offers 55 acres of paradise –

expansive sandy beaches, rocky coves, and panoramic views of the east shoreline. Swimmers and scuba divers enjoy the interesting rock formations, gently sloping beaches, and Lake Tahoe’s trademark crystal clear water

Location: Incline Village, NV

Website: parks.nv.gov

Incline Village Championship Golf Course

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 15 miles

Details: Incline Village has two world-class championship golf courses that are known for their spectacular views of Lake Tahoe and challenging greens.18 Holes | Par 72 | Yardage 7,106

Location: 955 Fairway Boulevard Incline Village, NV

Phone: (866) 925-4653/ (775) 832 1146

Email: info@golfincline.com

Website: yourtahoeplace.com/golf-incline

King’s Beach State Park

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 9 miles

Details: King’s Beach State Park is the largest public beach on the North

Shore. It offers nearly 700 ft of shoreline and watersport rentals available from North Tahoe Watersports. Dogs are permitted at Dog Beach, east of the main park.

Location: 8318 N. Lake Blvd., Hwy. 28 Kings Beach, CA

Website: https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=511

Tributary Whitewater

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 15 miles

Details: ½ day to 3 + day Whitewater rafting trips for all levels near Lake Tahoe,

on the Truckee, American, Yuba, Carson, and other rivers. Prices are available online.

Location: 10068 Hirschdale Rd. Truckee, CA

Phone: (800) 672-3846 / (530) 346-6812

Website: whitewatertours.com/rafting-near-lake-tahoe-reno/

Northstar Cross Country, Telemark, and Snowshoe Center

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 5 miles

Details: 35 kilometers of scenic trails that are perfect for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, fat tire biking and more. Check the website for rental and lessons rates

Location: 5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA

Phone: (530) 562-3270

Website: northstarcalifornia.com/explore-the-resort/activities-and-events

Northstar Ski and Snow School

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 5 miles

Details: Guided ski instruction on steep slopes, technical terrain, or gentle groomed runs. Check the website for dates and rates.

Location: 5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA

Phone: (530) 562-1010 / (800) 466-6784

Website: northstarcalifornia.com/plan-your-trip/ski-and-ride-lessons

Lake Tahoe Snowmobile Tour

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 7 miles

Details: Tours that provide a thrilling snowmobiling adventure amidst the breathtaking beauty of the mountains.

Location: Brockway Summit, CA-267, Tahoe Vista, CA

Phone: (530) 546-4280

Website: laketahoesnowmobile.com

Skydive Truckee Tahoe

Distance from Wander Tahoe Slopes: 9 Miles

Details: Enjoy scenic jumps and tandem rides and take home videos and photographs of your skydiving adventure

Location: 3184 Sailplane Way, Truckee, CA

Phone: (530) 562-7530

Website: ​​skydivetruckeetahoe.com/

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