Lake Tahoe is an Alpine Lake spanned across the states of California & Nevada of the United States. The North, the West & the Southern parts of the Lake lie in the state of California & the Eastern part & North Eastern parts of the lake lie in the state of Nevada. Its the largest alpine lake in North America with the surface elevation of 6225 ft. Its also the second deepest Lake after Crater Lake in the United States. Tourism to Lake Tahoe is mostly for the Winter skiing activities & summer water sports activities.
Heavenly Ski Resort
View of Lake Tahoe from Heavenly Ski Resort
The South, Western & Northern parts of the lake are surrounded by the snow cap mountains where there are ski resorts for skiing, snow board, tubing & other winter activities. Some parts of the South & the Eastern parts have beaches & water sports like boating, jet ski, kayaking, ... in the beautiful blue clear water. The Casino city Reno is also an hour or less than an hr drive from different parts of Lake Tahoe.
Stateline with Casinos buildings at the Nevada side
Beautiful house in South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe Beach