Lake Tahoe Journals

Lake Tahoe in the Summer

A July 2002 trip to Lake Tahoe by MikeK

Quote: Lake Tahoe is maybe the most beautiful place on earth. I've gone in early spring and summertime and either is wonderful.

Lake Tahoe in the Summer


On our last trip to Lake Tahoe in July, 2002, we were lucky enough to have exchanged into a unit over the July 4th holiday. They have fireworks that are beyond belief. The local casinos pay for the display which is put out in the lake visable for many miles and which is set to music broadcast on a local station.Quick Tips: It is best to plan on eating at somewhat off times of day due to the crowds in popular restaurants during peek hours. we often ate a big (INEXPENSIVE) breakfast at a casino and didn't get hungry until later in the evening. Also, picnic meals abound on the beaches.Best Way To Get Around: You definitely should have a vehicle while there so you can do all the day trip...Read More

Embassy Suites Hotel Lake Tahoe Resort

Hotel | "EMBASSY Suites Vacation Club"

Best Things Nearby:
River boat cruise of Lake Tahoe

Best Things About the Resort:

Resort Experience:
The ultimate in luxury with a fireplace, balcony and washer/dryer in the units. IMMACULATE grounds and maintenance with a friendly staff. This was worth the trip alone!!

  • Unit Type: 2 Bedroom
  • Activities: Excellent
  • Amenities: Excellent
  • Unit Satisfaction: Excellent
  • Family Friendliness: Excellent
  • Service: Excellent

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on October 1, 2002

Embassy Suites Hotel Lake Tahoe Resort
4130 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, California 96150
(530) 544-5400

Flea Market

Attraction | "Lake Tahoe Flea Market"

This flea market is held every weekend in the summertime and has a wonderful blend of crafts, food, and items sure to be of interest to everyone in your family. A really great place to get your pick of souveniers and gifts for everyone.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on October 1, 2002

Flea Market
At the "Y" intersection
Lake Tahoe, California