World renowned as a premier ski destination, Lake Tahoe is also one of California’s best summertime adventure retreats. With nearly endless sunshine, temperatures hovering in the 70s and low humidity, the weather is practically idyllic. Lake Tahoe’s beaches and mountains offer exciting activities for all types of travelers, from extreme mountain bikers and hikers to casual kayakers and boaters.
Fly into one of these three airports and, after a short drive, you’ll arrive at the lake’s shores and begin discovering all Tahoe has to offer:
- Reno-Tahoe International Airport: 45-minute drive
- Sacramento International Airport: 2-hour drive
- San Francisco International Airport: 3.5-hour drive
Whether you’re planning a long vacation or a weekend getaway, this action-packed guide will help ensure you don’t miss any of Lake Tahoe’s (not so) secret summer gems.