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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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Mountain Travel News

What you ought to know about Destination Leisure Travel. Visit Mountain Travel News here. and Destination Tourism & Vacation Rental News here.

LTVA Annual Report

Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Annual Report 2015-16

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

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LTVA Strategic Plan

Link to the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Strategic Plan

Multi-Generational Travel

Multi-Generational Travel: How to tap into the hottest trend in travel

Multi-Generational Travel: How to tap into the hottest trend in travel presented by Roger Brooks. Download PDF Roger Brooks International For nearly 35 years the award-winning Roger Brooks team has had a singular mission – to help transform communities into extraordinary destinations: for local and area residents, visitors, and for investment.   Family & Multi-Generational Travel… Read more »

Tourism Outlook

2016 Tourism Outlook

SMG Consulting’s 2016 Tourism Outlook, a comprehensive review of relevant economic and travel industry data as it relates to the California tourism industry, is now available for download. This, the 9th edition of this annual report, is SMG’s discerning look at tourism data and trends and what they mean for your destination. This year’s edition… Read more »

California Travel & Tourism Outlook

California Travel & Tourism Outlook

Total visitation to California is forecast to grow by 2.3% in 2016, following a 2.6% expansion in 2015 which outperformed our previous forecast. The longer-term outlook for California travel has been downgraded, particularly in the international inbound segment. Read more…