Lake Tahoe

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Lake Tahoe — Nestled among the Sierra Nevada's 10,000-foot peaks, North America's highest and largest alpine lake straddles two states and ranks as the country's second-deepest swimming hole. Indeed, the lake merits its indigenous Washoe name – Tahoe, or "Lake of the Sky."

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Top 10 Lake Vacations

July 16, 2013 by ShermansTravel Editorial Staff

When summer highs get unbearable, it's time to go jump in a lake. Literally! Our top picks for lake vacations will help you choose which watery oasis to dive ... Read More »

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Skiing Tahoe

January 03, 2013 by Thayer Walker

The Sierra Nevada mountain range runs through California like a 250-mile snowcapped spine, with the area around 22-mile-long Lake Tahoe, straddling California ... Read More »

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Top 10 Apres-Ski Scenes

December 11, 2012 by ShermansTravel Editorial Staff

Peak ski season is in full swing, with a winter wonderland welcoming enthusiastic snow-lovers to carve out many of the world’s best slopes. But the ... Read More »

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Top 10 Outdoor Adventures

July 05, 2012 by Kate Sekules

For a brief few months each year, warm weather, long days, and generous vacation time opens up a world of travel possibilities. Whether you enjoy climbing the ... Read More »

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20 Sweet Spots for Summer Value

May 29, 2012 by ShermansTravel Editorial Staff

In life, being in the right place at the right time is often due to serendipity, but in travel, it almost always results from good planning. To avoid crowds and ... Read More »

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