|By Marketwired .||
|May 15, 2014 10:07 AM EDT||
LAKE TAHOE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/15/14 -- Get ready to have a complete blast in lovely Lake Tahoe this summer. With so many things to do, there is never a dull moment. Temperatures here are just about perfect 365 days a year.
Already just a few weeks into the warmer weather, today TahoesBest.com released its top list of things to do this summer on Lake Tahoe. Whether it's a lazy stroll on the beach or a gorgeous, sightseeing cruise on the Lake's crystal clear abyss -- TahoesBest.com narrows down the search for the best fun-filled activities of summer 2014.
White water rafting:
So popular during the summer months, reservations for Tributary Whitewater Tours fill up rather quickly. This guided tour, seven miles in length, takes passengers along an adventurous course of the Truckee River. Not a pro? Not a problem. Even the most timid passenger will feel at ease and enjoy this thrilling adventure. Guests can also receive 5% off when they book online and mention 'hot deals' on the site's comments section.
A cruise along the Lake:
Hop aboard for a sightseeing cruise along Lake Tahoe's only paddlewheel river boat -- the Tahoe Gal. Whether it's the happy hour or sunset dinner cruise, there are several packages to choose from. As the boat glides through the Lake's sparkling waters, sit back and enjoy a narrated tour while taking in the grandiose view of the surrounding mountains, wildlife and some of the most lavish homes The Golden State has to offer. Prices start as low as $11.
Lake Tahoe is home to some of the most fabulous beaches. Kiva Beach is a popular spot among the locals. Set against a beautiful mountain backdrop, visitors can enjoy the beach with their four-legged friends. Here pets can roam freely. Parking is also free and conveniently located by Highway 89. At this particular beach, tourists say it's not uncommon to spot a bald eagle -- a true reminder of freedom. For information on beaches in Lake Tahoe visit http://www.tahoesbest.com/places/parkbeach.htm
There's nothing better than a tasty meal outdoors surrounded by Lake Tahoe's awesome view. Luckily, there is no shortage of places to enjoy a good picnic with family or friends. They are pretty commonplace at most of Lake Tahoe's beaches and many of the area's state parks already provide picnic tables and barbecue grills, allowing guests to get started on the perfect dish right away.
Lake Tahoe's sandy beaches, alpine scenery and enticing, blue water make the perfect backdrop for campers everywhere. Here the landscape is just breathtaking. Whether it's inside a tent or RV, the supply of campgrounds lining the 71-miles of shoreline is endless. For help locating the best campsite, head on over to TahoesBest.com's camping page.
Lake Tahoe's thriving golf scene is a goldmine for golf lovers everywhere. Here golf courses are just as abundant as ski resorts. There are more than a dozen top rated golf courses that are sure to challenge each player's skill level, each one overlooking the mountains. No matter what a golfer's budget or taste might be, they'll find the perfect golf course on Lake Tahoe.
Water adventures on the lake:
Of course, no summer trip to Lake Tahoe would be complete without actually setting foot in this heavenly body of water. Tahoe Water Adventures is the premier site for the best rental rates on boats, jet skis, paddleboards and kayaks. The company is currently taking reservations for the summer. Rental rates start as low as $20. On location and delivery is also available. For anyone interested in tours of the Lake, they do that as well.
Lake Tahoe is known for outdoor activities, pristine waters and one of the best wedding destinations in the country. TahoesBest.com is the authority on what to do, where to stay, weather updates and all the best upcoming events for any visitor. Use TahoesBest.com to find information, reviews and deals on all things Lake Tahoe from concerts to vacation rentals.
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