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Tahoe South Travel Planner

Tahoe South Travel Planner Opportunity

The new LTVA Travel Planner is due for release in May 2017. Ads are being sold NOW!  Make sure your business is part of this important publication.   Click here for advertising details…       Contact Susan O’Brien

South Lake Tahoe

U.S. Highway 50 Reopens with Traffic Controls

June 9, 2017 (SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev.) – Caltrans reopened U.S. Highway 50 at 9:08 a.m. after a mudslide temporarily forced a full closure of the road Thursday. One way traffic control is in effect at Alder Creek between White Hall and Kyburz. This is a two-lane section of the highway currently separated by temporary… Read more »

Tourism Forum

Welcoming the Global Guest Tourism Forum

Join Tahoe Chamber and the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority for a forum & breakfast focused on welcoming the Global Guest. Featuring keynote speaker Daniel Crain, the VP Education & Training at BRIC Marketing.The speakers will be followed by a forum and discussion. The 2017 Tourism Forum is Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, 8:15… Read more »

South Lake Tahoe

Travel Resources and Road Conditions in Lake Tahoe

Update: Text 99000 to TahoeRoads for updated CalTrans information on your mobile phone.   With hashtags like #snowpocalypse, #januburied, and #snowmaggedon infiltrating the digital world to quantify Tahoe’s legendary winter, continuous snow storms through March brought resort totals above 700 inches. Historic snowpack means that many resorts are pushing back their closing dates and offering… Read more »

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Winter 2017 Conditions/Economy – Tahoe South Action Items

Strategies: Leverage partnerships with city, state, government officials and area DMO/VCBs to reinforce safe travel to South Lake Tahoe Communicate accurate information to media regarding road/weather conditions and how to utilize accurate, up-to-date resources for credible information Tactics: Regularly scheduled conversations with Caltrans and NDOT PIOs and CHP representatives to reinforce safe travel messaging. Provide… Read more »

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Winter 2017 Conditions/ Economy – Tahoe South Key Messages & Talking Points

  Updated as of Feb. 24, 2017 Road Conditions: Highway 50 to South Lake Tahoe is open and safe for travel in both California and Nevada. A section of one lane westbound lane on Highway 50 to Sacramento is closed near Bridal Veil Falls, eight miles from Pollock Pines. As a result traffic near the… Read more »

South Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Accolades

Below is a list of accolades bestowed on the region by trusted ski and travel authorities. USA Today voted it “America’s Best Lake” while Travel + Leisure christened Lake Tahoe the “Most Beautiful Lake in America.” It’s perennially been on the New York Times list of “Best Places to Go” and Powder Magazine named it… Read more »

Spooner Lake - Nevada State Park

Spooner Frontcountry Conceptual Plan Survey

Nevada State Parks wants your feedback! Nevada State Parks is developing a conceptual plan for the frontcountry recreation facilities at Spooner Lake and your ideas are welcome. Please take this quick survey to let Nevada State Parks what works best and what could be improved to make the facilities best meet your needs. Click here… Read more »

US Travel Outlook

US Travel Outlook – Examining Current Industry Trends

State of the Travel Industry 2017, Video   Current State of the Economy While contradictions abound, there are several key statistics that point to continued improvements in the U.S. economy in the months ahead. First, the tightening labor market is finally putting upward pressure on wages. Average hourly private sector earnings posted their fastest 12-month… Read more »

LTVA Annual Report

Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Annual Report 2015-16

Link to the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority 2015-16 Annual Report