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Adventure Peak for Kids- Tubing and Black Bear Hollow

When my three nephews came to visit me in the summer, we rode the Gondola up to the top. They were definitely awed by the views from the Gondola, but their little jaws dropped to the ground when we approached the base of Heavenly’s tubing hill. After one lap on the 500-foot-long hill that features […]

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Mountain Town Music- Summer 2015 Concerts

Outdoor concerts are a must for a vibrant summer weekend in Tahoe. No offense intended to the big name shows and music festivals that the casinos have lined up (because they look awesome) but buying a ticket comes with pressure. Plus that ticket money would be better spent on beers and snacks some of the […]

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Summer Zip Lines at Heavenly

Summer Zip Lines at Heavenly Where else can you fly at speeds up to 55 miles per hour while overlooking views of Lake Tahoe and Mt. Tallac? Needless to say, the zip line experience at Heavenly is not an ordinary one. This summer, Heavenly will be rocking a total of six zip lines, plus two […]

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Heavenly Happy Hour: The Fresh Ketch

It was a dark and stormy evening in Tahoe…and the ideal time to post up by the fireplace for “Captain’s Hour” at The Fresh Ketch. Tuesday through Saturday from 3-6 pm, this lakeside spot at the Tahoe Keys Marina rocks great food and drink specials. On a scale of 1-5, here is how we rated […]

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Tahoe Golf 2015

With the opening of Bijou, we’re in full swing (see what I did there?) for Spring golf in Lake Tahoe. There’s added motivation to keep your shoulders loose and relaxed. If you aren’t already in mid-season form, re-grip your sticks, think positive, buy some new balls and get out for your first rounds of 2015. […]

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