(SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev.) – The “bomb cyclone” and atmospheric rivers forecast for the Sierra are delivering on their early promise at Lake Tahoe with 2-feet of snow at higher elevations; the lake level rising 0.6-feet, or approximately two billion gallons of water according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS); and enthusiasm among skiers and riders. The late-October gift portends a winning winter season for South Lake Tahoe and a travel and pandemic-weary public www.tahoesouth.com. Here’s the latest:
Bliss Experience offers curated and customized events and classes to highlight the passion for the magic of Lake Tahoe ranging from yoga (including virtual), healing, workshops, retreats and Dare to Pair food & wine events. Bliss Experience is located in The Village Center near Sports LTD and is also mobile for private events.
Flatstick Pub, an indoor mini-golf course and bar and restaurant, as well as Lake Tahoe -Yosemite Axe Throwing opened this summer and offers fun indoor gatherings within walking proximity to the downtown corridor.
Cuppa Tahoe is a café, a bookstore, and casual coworkingspace that opened in spring 2020,at The Crossing at Tahoe Valley.
Reverie Picnics offer a selection of decorative, romantic and celebratory picnics delivered. https://reveriepicnics.com/.
Edgewood Tahoe is now taking reservations for their new luxury villas beginning in June 2022. The first two buildings of Phase One, fronting the eighth and ninth fairways of the golf course, will be open. The private units will include villa suites with configurations of four two-bedrooms, two three-bedrooms, and one five-bedroom with a den. Two additional units scheduled for completion in June 2023 will expand the offerings to showcase a pair of two-bedroom, four three-bedroom, and one four-bedroom villa suites. https://edgewoodtahoe.com/.
Forest Suites Resortat Heavenly Village is undergoing a $1 million renovation on its comfortable hotel rooms and spacious suites with fully equipped kitchens: www.forestsuites.com/. The dog-friendly property also includes breakfast buffet; Al’s Saloon with Happy Hours and wine and cheese receptions; private on-site massage therapy studio; game room and fitness center.
A new Hampton Inn & Suites is scheduled for winter completion with the transformation of the former Super 8 along Lake Tahoe Blvd. (on U.S. 50 west toward Ski Run Blvd.)
Hospitality managers from five-star establishments, global investors, families, and community members have joined forces to revitalize PlayPark Lodge, a quaint dog-friendly boutique motel located at the south end of town on Hwy 89 near the “Y” www.playparklodge.com/about-us.
Tahoe South Events Center, the 143,000 square-foot, multi-purpose facility located adjacent to MontBleu Resort/Bally’s Lake Tahoe, completed foundation work and vertical construction this season. Designed to complement the destination’s gaming and recreational offerings, the Tahoe South Events Center will provide a venue for conventions, special events, and entertainment, and a variety of events for the local South Tahoe community, including concerts, and family programming, as well as professional and amateur sporting events. It is expected to host up to 130 events a year with opportunities to expand visitation into shoulder seasons and mid-week periods. The anticipated economic impact to the entire community is estimated to be $40-60 million per year. Completion is scheduled for January 2023 https://tahoedouglasva.org.
The Venue, located between MontBleu/Bally’s and Harrah’s casinos above CVS,is an elegant, indoor, 3,200 square-foot special event venue with a 250-person capacity offering a state-of-the-art sound system, mood lighting, and a privatized staff for planning. https://tahoevenue.com/.
Tahoe South received 2-feet of fresh snow at upper elevations; taken from webcam at
the top of Harveys Lake Tahoe Casino looking west on Oct. 26 at 9 a.m.
About the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority
Designated the “America’s Favorite Ski Destination” by USA TODAY readers, Tahoe South combines the distinctive appeal of two worlds: spectacular natural beauty and a modern tourism destination with an array of outdoor recreation, entertainment, nightlife and gaming. Tahoe’s timeless splendor and diversity toward health and wellness, green business practices and sustainability continue to define its inimitable personality. For information about lodging, recreation, packages, and healthy travel at Tahoe South, call 1-800-288-2463 or log onto www.TahoeSouth.com.