Here Are the Best Activities in North Lake Tahoe in Winter off the Slopes

North Lake Tahoe is a premier ski destination. With first-class ski areas like Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows, it’s no wonder that millions of locals and visitors alike flock to this area each year to try their hand (or foot, rather) at skiing at snowboarding! However, winter sports aren’t for everyone. If you’re traveling with a skier or snowboarder, but have no interest in hitting the slopes yourself, check out these activities for a visit to North Lake Tahoe in winter off the slopes! It’s possible to enjoy winter in our area without ever strapping on a ski.

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Your Guide to North Lake Tahoe in Winter off the Slopes

Snowfest 

Snowfest is one of the biggest Tahoe City events of the year — and doesn’t require any athletic ability! This 10-day festival features a variety of different events that benefit local the local North Lake Tahoe community. This year’s festival is set to take place from February 28, 2020, to March 8, 2020. During this time, locals and visitors alike can attend block parties, parades, fireworks shows, contests, and more! Be sure to check out the Snowfest event schedule for more information on when and where each exciting event will take place.

WinterWonderGrass Festival

Vibe to groovy tunes with local brews at the WinterWonderGrass Festival! This annual live music event will take place in Squaw Valley from March 27-29, 2020. This weekend-long festival features good-for-the-soul music like bluegrass and Americana. This year’s lineup features more than a dozen talented artists. There’s no better pairing than great mountain views and even better tunes! WinterWonderGrass Festival also highlights North Lake Tahoe breweries and other vendors. 

Treat Yourself to a Spa Day

Who says you have to spend a day on the slopes to earn a massage? Treat yourself to the North Lake Tahoe spa day you deserve during your off-slope exploration! Massage on the Lake is one of our favorite day spas and has been voted the Best Massage in North Lake Tahoe. Book your ideal experience when you choose from services like massages, facials, body treatments, and more. 

Then, meet up with the rest of your crew to participate in the best part of winter sports — après-ski! Hit the town with the best spots for North Lake Tahoe nightlife

Make Yourself at Home With Tahoe Moon Properties

Our vacation rentals are perfect for relaxing during your trip to North Lake Tahoe in the winter off the slopes! We offer more than 50 rental homes that each boast their own unique luxury. Enjoy lake views, hot tubs, and more depending on the home you choose! 

Tahoe Moon Properties has rentals in Carnelian Bay, Kings Beach, Olympic Valley, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Truckee, and Tahoe City. Know what area you want to stay in? Narrow your search with our North Lake Tahoe Communities tool! Or, if a hot tub is your deal breaker, use the Search by Amenity tool. You can narrow your search to homes that are dog-friendly, have a hot tub, pool, and more! 

Search a full inventory of our North Lake Tahoe vacation rentals to start planning your trip!