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On the Western shores of Lake Tahoe, Homewood definitely is home to great snow skiing & all kindsa outdoor recreation. You can take a dinner cruise at sunset, a sightseeing flight over the lake, visit local casinos or even soak in a forested hot springs. Fishing, camping, boating, hiking, snow skiing... it's all here in Tahoe. Along with the crowds.

homewood, California

elevation: 6238'
population: 200
zip code: 96141


alpine forests, high elevation mountains, ski area near large recreational lake

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Placer County
on Lake Tahoe
off Hwy. 89 & Homewood Cyn





  • boating
  • camping
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • snow skiing
  • horse pack trips
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • backpacking
  • back roads
  • Ehrman Mansion
  • Snow Mobile the Sierras
  • helicopter tours
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes

    parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Lake Tahoe
  • El Dorado National Forest
  • Tahoe National Forest
  • Emerald Bay State Park
  • D.L. Bliss State Park
  • Sugar Pine Point State Park
  • Blackwood Canyon Snow Park
  • Ehrman Mansion & SugarPine Point
  • Eagle Rock Hiking Trail
  • description:
    Snow ski region of California's recreation paradise, Lake Tahoe. This town is known for summertime fun: camping, boating, hiking & classifies as a perfect winter wonderland too. NOTE: There is another residential area called Homewood Canyon - which located in the North Mojave desert, in between Trona and Panamint Valley.

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    nearby towns:
    Tahoe Vista
    South Lake Tahoe

    Homewood @ Tahoe, New Year's Eve

    across the street

    big tree to hug
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