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town.tahoe vista

elevation: 6232'
population: 1,700
zip code: 96148


alpine lake with plenty of pine trees, granite, high country trails & ski slopes

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Placer County
Northshore of Lake Tahoe
on Hwy 28 near jct. 267



  • backpacking
  • biking
  • boating
  • camping
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • snow skiing (North Star)
  • snow boarding (North Star)
  • snow mobiling
  • kayaking
  • horse pack trips
  • horseback trails
  • golfing
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • bike rentals
  • boat rentals
  • restaurants
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Tahoe National Forest
  • Toiyabe National Forest
  • Kings Beach SRA
  • Burton Creek State Park
  • Tahoe State Recreation Area
  • Truckee River
  • Brockway Summit
  • North Tahoe Regional Park
  • Tahoe Vista Boat Launch
  • Old Brockway Golf Course
  • description:
    Huge Sierra lake & forested community, with plenty outdoor activities & recreation. Open year round, summer or winter. Small inns and upscale resorts stretch along the north shore of beautiful Lake Tahoe. Alpine higher elevations encircle the ridge lines w/ Wilderness Areas, dirt trails, snow (half the year) ski resorts, plus a tourist businesses along the main drag. Rent an electric mountain bike or a boat on the North Shore.

    nearby towns:
    Tahoe City
    Squaw Valley
    Kings Beach
    Incline Village

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