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Tahoe South Event Center

Tahoe South Events Center Groundbreaking

COVID-19 put a damper on a proper Events Center groundbreaking, but we couldn’t start construction without at least a symbolic event. Join us live on Thursday, July 9th at 11:00 am here The pavement will break outside on the parking lot nearest the marquee on property donated by Edgewood Companies. The hour-long program will include… Read more »

Visit California

Visit California Coronavirus Update

Visit California continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak. Visit California continues to work with industry partners and Gov. Newsom’s senior administration officials to gather and distribute the most accurate and timely information. More

Emerald Bay Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Clarity Report

The clarity of Lake Tahoe has long been one of the most important indicators of the changing condition of this iconic water body. In 2019, Lake Tahoe’s clarity decreased nearly 8 feet from the previous year’s dramatic 10-foot improvement. The average annual value in 2019 was 62.7 feet. The lowest value was recorded in 2017… Read more »

U.S. Travel

US Travel COVID-19 Travel Industry Research

Please visit https://www.ustravel.org/toolkit/covid-19-travel-industry-research

South Shore Transit Free for All Until 2022

  What would normally be major headline news in a safer time has become part of the community response to COVID-19. The Tahoe Transportation District (TTD), which manages bus transit on South Shore, announced this month they have zeroed out bus fares for everyone for the next two years. Free service on all transit routes… Read more »

Destination Analyst

Destination Analysts Resources

Destination Analysts is a travel and tourism market research firm based in San Francisco, California. We are a team of travel industry experts with extensive, hands-on experience working with some of the world’s greatest tourism brands and Destination Marketing Organizations. We are widely known for our pioneering, customized travel and tourism research that is second to… Read more »

Pledge for the Wild Responsible Tourism

Responsible Tourism

Responsible Tourism is the concept of visiting somewhere as a tourist and trying to make a positive impact on the environment, society, and economy.   Kind Traveler Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority (LTVA) launches a sustainable travel initiative with Kind Traveler, the first socially conscious Give + Get hotel booking and education platform that empowers travelers… Read more »

LTVA Annual Report 2018-19

Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Annual Report 2018-2019

Link to the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority 2018-19 Annual Report

Johnson Meadow Lake Tahoe

Funding Secured to Start Restoration Planning in Johnson Meadow

In 2018, the largest remaining privately-owned meadow along the Upper Truckee River was acquired by Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD), a conservation organization dedicated to preserving and protecting the natural resources of Lake Tahoe. The approximately 206-acre property, known as Johnson Meadow, is located along the lower nine miles of the Upper Truckee River… Read more »

East Shore Lake Tahoe Trail Lookout

Tahoe East Shore Trail: What to Know Before You Go

Even before the first line was drawn on a map in 1988, residents and visitors of North Lake Tahoe have been dreaming of a trail that provides a safer alternative for cyclists and beachgoers near the scenic East Shore of Lake Tahoe. Through the work of 13 partners, the impossible is now a reality with… Read more »