Lake Tahoe Balloon Ride

Lake Tahoe Balloon Ride

It was a special occasion and I wanted to find a way to celebrate.  How about a surprise balloon trip.  We did have to rise early in the morning, so I told my wife we needed to leave before dawn.   My son told her we were going on a special early morning hike to throw […]

Squaw Valley - Thunder Mountain Trail

Squaw Valley – Thunder Mountain Trail

Our first hike at Squaw Valley was the Shirley Canyon trail.   An great hike with a constant delight at every turn.   It is  bit more challenging than the Thunder Mountain Trail, but I recommend both.  The nice thing about the Squaw hikes you can get food and drinks, take a swim, sit in the hot […]

Rifle Peak Hike

Rifle Peak Hike

There is great hiking in Tahoe and as we explore the many different hikes we are always amazed at the spectacular beauty that is Lake Tahoe. Our hike to Rifle Peak was yet another great adventure. The hike is a short drive from our vacation rental. along Tahoe Blvd. to 431.   The hike offers […]

Tahoe Vacation Rental - 5 Bedroom, 3 bath, partial lake views, hike out the front door

Tahoe Vacation Rental – 5 Bedroom, 3 bath, partial lake views, hike out the front door

Rent this 5 bedroom 3 bath retreat that backs up to the forest. Steps to beautiful hiking trails while only a 1/2 mile to the beach. Perfect for 2 families. The home features an open kitchen and living room area, perfect for entertaining. Additionally,  the third floor has two decks one facing the lake and the […]