Relax in the late summer sun as it sets behind the Sierras, serenaded by the sound of live music at Kings Beach Recreation Area![more...]
It seems as though we turn into early birds to enjoy those spectacular summer sunrises over Lake Tahoe, or night owls as we stay up late to enjoy every last drop of daylight in the summer months. Well, if you’re looking for a rare opportunity to experience Lake Tahoe at night, how about on the water under a full moon? Don’t miss these enchanting evenings with Tahoe Adventure Company!
There are still three more full moon dates for summer, so be sure to reserve your spot soon!
2013 Full Moon Kayak Tour dates:
Sunday, June 23, 6:30-9:30pm
Sunday, July 21, 6:30-9:30pm
Tuesday, August 20, 6:00-9:00pm
Thursday, September 19, 5:00-8:00pm
Not only will you soak in the beauty of the Sierras as the sun sets and the full moon rises, but after paddling for two hours you will land on the beach to cap it all off with hot drinks, snacks, and more stargazing.
Event Lowdown (courtesy of TAC):
Typical Distance and Time: 1-3 miles, 2+ hours on the water
Level of Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Location: Tahoe Vista Recreation Area
Cost: $60 per person, 4 person minimum. $50 per person for hiking.
Wondering what you need to pack? Tahoe Adventure Company provides the following: all kayaking equipment, knowledgeable guides, instruction, natural history and astronomy discussions, kayak games, refreshments. Personal warm clothing is required. Please discuss with Tahoe Adventure Company when you make your reservation.
If you’ve been waiting for that fresh summer produce to stock your fridge while on vacation in Lake Tahoe, then be sure to mark your calendars for the opener dates of Foothill Farmers Markets in Tahoe City! Make note of the mid-summer location change in Tahoe City due to other events on Commons Beach.
Contact our Front Desk for directions while staying with us.
Tahoe City: Commons Beach on Thursdays
Commons Beach Road and North Lake Blvd.
8am-1pm, May 23rd-June 20th & August 29th-September 26th
Tahoe City: Tahoe Lake Elementary School on Thursdays
375 Grove Street
8am-1pm, June 27th-Aug 22
If you want to check out other markets in the area, then head over to Truckee (15 minute drive from Squaw Valley Lodge) or Kings Beach (20 minute drive from Squaw Valley Lodge).
Truckee: Truckee River Regional Park on Tuesdays
10500 Brockway Road off Highway 267
8am-1pm, June 11th-Oct 8th.
Kings Beach: Kings Beach SRA on Tuesdays
Highway 28 at Bear Street
9am-1pm, June 25th-Aug 27th