Lake Tahoe is a unique place for many reasons not just because it spans 2 states, 2/3 in California and 1/3 in Nevada. This beautiful turquoise colored lake is the highest alpine lake in the United States and the 10th deepest lake in the world. Lake Tahoe boasts an average of 274 days of sunshine, 300-500 inches of annual snowfall and a number of world class ski resorts that will leave you breathless taking in all of the stunning scenery and exhilarating adventure. The Lake Tahoe region includes Tahoe city, Truckee, Squaw (Olympic) Valley, Alpine Meadows, South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Vista, Homewood, Meyers and Northstar. Traveling to Lake Tahoe is convenient as there are a number of flights into Tahoe/Reno International Airport from almost every major US city. Driving times will vary with weather and road conditions but on average it takes 1.25 hours from Reno, 2 hours from Sacramento, 3.5 hours from San Francisco and 8 hours from Los Angeles. Let Owner Direct Vacation Rentals help make your vacation stress-free by booking one of our many vacation rental accommodation options available in the Lake Tahoe area. Choose from apartment or condo style rentals or larger chalet or house rentals, stay at the mountain or closer to town. The options are endless so why not let Owner Direct help and take the worry out of make planning your next ski vacation?
Heavenly, the largest resort in Lake Tahoe offers stunning views of the Lake while enjoying over 4,800 skiable acres, 94 trails and miles of back country skiing. The resort also boasts the longest vertical drop in California. Squaw Valley offers some of the biggest skiing in California with over 4,000 skiable acres serviced by 33 lifts. There are over 170 trails, 16 bowls and 3 terrain parks including a kids zone with enough fun and challenge that it is sure to put a smile on every persons face. Alpine Meadows southeast of Squaw Valley has a healthy variety of terrain and challenge with 13 lifts covering 2,400 acres and 100 trails. As the name implies, Northstar is located north of Lake Tahoe and is loaded with challenge and adventure with over 3,000 skiable acres, including 344 acres of backcountry skiing, 7 terrain parks including a super-pipe and an average annual snowfall of 350 inches. Staying at the mountain resort is easy as there are a variety of lodging options to suit every taste and budget. From basic rental apartments and chalets to amenity-rich condo, chalets and vacation homes, Owner Direct will find the ideal rental vacation property to make your holiday easy and memorable.