At the turn of the 20th
century the wealthy San Francisco Hellman-Ehrman family commissioned
architect William Danforth Bliss to build a masterpiece near what is now
the Sugar Pine Point State Park on the west shore of Lake Tahoe, near
M.S. Dixie II
elegant paddlewheel which docks at the south shore. The M.S. Dixie II
is a great way to see the area whether you have been here before or not.
A tour guides provides information on the region and Tahoe area history
(2 hours). Sunset Dinner Dance Cruise available as well (3.5 hours).
Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove.
paddlewheel, but this one has a glass bottom which gives a completely
different perspective of the Lake. Dinner and Dance cruises avail.
900 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe.
Castle is an excellent example of medieval Scandinavian architecture at
Emerald Bay. tours available only between about mid-June through September.
HOTELS NEAR HEAVENLY VALLEY
AND SQUAW VALLEY LAKE TAHOE
SNOW SKIING RESORTS