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Now Trending: The latest hot spots creating business buzz around Reno/Tahoe

Water wonders Did you know the clarity of Lake Tahoe is 99.9998% clear? That’s comparable to bottled water! With water this clear, you’ll want to try the newest water adventure —crystal clear kayaking with Wild Society. Take in the 360-degree picturesque views around you, above you and, now, below you! Their built-in wireless waterproof speakers…

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Mark Your Calendars … Must do events this summer

Hello summer! The sun is out and the temperatures are rising in Reno/Tahoe and it’s time to explore all those outdoor adventures you’ve been waiting for. There are so many fun events going on throughout these summer months, check out some of our favorites.   July 6 – August 26: Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival (South…

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Come On In, The Water Is Fine – My First Trip In Lake Tahoe

Someone asked me if I had spent much time in Lake Tahoe, and I guess I misunderstood the question.  Sure I’ve been to Lake Tahoe! Multiple times, multiple reasons, but I had never actually been IN Lake Tahoe.  And I love water, and being on it, and in it.  So this trip, instead of focusing…

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From Your Toes to Your Nose: A Sense of Lake Tahoe From 500 Feet

When I signed up to go parasailing with Ski Run Boat Company of South Lake Tahoe, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I definitely had some preconceived notions.  First, I thought I would be flying solo.  Second, I thought take off would be from the water and I would be soaked afterwards. Third, I thought…

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Reno’s new downtown: Reno Riverwalk

Take a stroll along the Riverwalk and savor Reno’s hottest new destination. You’ll find shopping, restaurants, bars and taverns, entertainment, lodging, even a whitewater park – all in a safe, fun, friendly area that celebrates Reno’s arts, culture and history 365 days a year. The Riverwalk District is the center of Reno and includes more…

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Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe Designated “No. 1 Resort Hotel in the U.S.”

Lakefront resort captures top award in first year of operation! The Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe has been ranked #1 in the Top 15 Continental U.S. Resort Hotels and the Top 10 West Resort Hotels categories in the 2018 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards, honoring the top travel destinations and companies around the globe as rated by…

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Sipping at Sundown on the Largest Alpine Lake in North America

A cruise with Zephyr Cove Resort’s Lake Tahoe Cruises and Tahoe Paradise Yacht  I was really excited to board the Tahoe Paradise Yacht because it was only my second time on a boat in Lake Tahoe. I enjoyed my first boat trip here about four years ago and couldn’t wait to do it again. I’ve…

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Reawakening the Great Basin at The Nevada Museum of Art

This summer, the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony comes together with the Nevada Museum of Art to celebrate Native American art, culture, community, and tradition. The free day will feature a variety of Native American artists, dancers, storytellers and musicians sharing traditional and contemporary culture and art from a variety of cultures including Paiute, Washoe, Shoshone, Pala,…

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In Pursuit of Ale: Treading the local brew trails

Adventure + Beer. These are two ideas that are becoming synonymous with Reno/Tahoe. And, when done safely, they are happy companions. The brew scene is booming, and we were only too thrilled to explore the possibilities. While the beer is always satisfying, the adventure is made to order. Here is how to explore the local…

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Scenic Swings: The beauty of Lake Tahoe Golf Course

As an avid golfer, there are a few things on my must-have list when it comes to the ideal course: Friendly staff, views galore and a challenging but enjoyable game. The moment I walked into the clubhouse at Lake Tahoe Golf Course I knew my round would be amazing no matter my final score. Greeted…

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Pixeled Petals

Spring in the Sierra has its own sense of magic, a type of experience that embraces a great awakening that is unique to its own. Witnessing this arise gives talented photographers endless direction and opportunity to capture these wondrous scenes. AJ Marino, of Tahoe Media Collective, specializes in outdoor and environmental filmmaking and uses his…

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A Day of Discovering

Nothing like a fun afternoon spent at the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum and a sweet treat after! Stepping into The Discovery was like bringing out the inner kid in me.  Taking me back to years ago when I last visited while on a field trip in elementary school.  That warm feeling asking myself,…

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Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival

Entertainment, food, family and friends converge under the stars on the scenic shore of Lake Tahoe each summer as Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival (LTSF) – a premiere summer event in the Reno/Tahoe region – produces live theater entertainment at Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. The season is anchored by the Festival’s mainstage productions…

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Clean, Drain and Dry: Getting your boat water ready

If you own a boat and you live in or visit the Tahoe Basin regularly, then you’re probably no stranger to the Lake Tahoe Watercraft Inspection Program. All watercraft entering Lake Tahoe waters, including motorized boats, canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, sailboats and sea planes, must be free of invasive species prior to launch. Inspections are performed…

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50th Anniversary Stay & Play Package at Edgewood Tahoe

In 1968, Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course opened to become the Sierra’s first and only public course with holes directly on the shoreline of Lake Tahoe. Since then, Edgewood has established itself as the region’s leading golf resort, garnered numerous awards and praises by industry experts, played host to nationally recognized tournaments, and has attracted some…

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Now Trending: Spring in the new

Every change in season brings new things to try, new styles to wear, and places to visit! Here’s my lineup of the area’s freshest spots to discover when you’re springing in to Reno/Tahoe.   Bowl-icious Skip the plate and go for the bowl. Whether it’s acai bowls, poke bowls, noodle bowls or B.Y.O.B (Build Your…

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#Allforourcity is about right!

It’s not soccer anymore … its football.  Not your American football but American soccer. Hi, I’m Rylee and I’m a new ambassador for Getaway Reno/Tahoe.  I wanted to share with you my first out about town event — a Reno1868 FC game.  It was my first professional soccer game and was such a fun experience.…

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Mark Your Calendars…Spring into these Reno/Tahoe Events

Spring into these Reno/Tahoe events. From beer festivals, Mother’s and Father’s day celebrations, America’s birthday, celebrity golf and more, here’s a list of my favorite events you should mark on your calendar! May 5: Cinco De Mayo Fiesta! Fiesta! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo eating, drinking and dancing in Reno/Tahoe. El Jefe’s Cantina in the Circus…

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Tapas Time: The best small plates in the Sierra

Whether it’s a light date night dinner or a group of all your besties passing dainty dishes filled with morsels of tasty goodness, options abound in the area for some tasty tidbits. Here we’ll tour a few of our favorite tapas spots to add to your itinerary: Bites in the Biggest Little City If you’re…

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