Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, California

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, California

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, CaliforniaIt’s that time of year when you can almost smell the flowers, or taste the sweet candy.  This year Valentine’s Day falls on Thursday, February 14, 2013.

Perhaps you’re a true romantic and you’ll celebrate on Valentine’s Day on February 14, or if you’re like me and my Sweetheart, we’ll wait and go out this weekend.

If you’ll be in North Lake Tahoe on Valentine’s Day, or for this coming President’s Holiday Weekend, here are a few of my favorite romantic area restaurants that are always a hit for dinner.

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, CaliforniaGraham’s – 1650 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA Reservations 530.581.0454 www.dinewine.com

Graham’s offers unique California cuisine with a European influence.  They offer a full bar and an extensive world class, award winning wine list with over 800 bottles to choose from.    The atmosphere is always inviting with white table linens, candle light, and during the winter you’ll enjoy the warmth and glow of the wood burning fireplaces.  Graham’s is located near the Village at Squaw Valley and reservations are highly recommended for this local area favorite.

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, CaliforniaSoule Domain – 9983 Cove Street, Crystal Bay, CA Reservations 530.546.7529 www.SouleDomain.com

Soule Domain offers a variety of California cuisine.  This cozy and romantic restaurant is set in a Tahoe log cabin with a rock fireplace.  You’ll find the mountain charm of this place inviting and romantic.  Soule Domain is located just past Kings Beach, at the California / Nevada Stateline in Crystal Bay.  Reservations are highly recommended for this romantic local favorite.

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, CaliforniaChristy Hill – 115 Grove Street, Tahoe City, California Reservations 530.583.8551 www.ChristyHillcom

Christy Hill offers a variety of seasonal California cuisine with a French influence.  They have an extensive wine by the glass and wine list.  This intimate lakeside restaurant offers wonderful views of Lake Tahoe perfect for a romantic evening.  Christy Hill is located in the heart of downtown Tahoe City, California.  Reservations are highly recommended for this popular lake view restaurant.

All three restaurants will be open for dinner on February 14, 2013 to celebrate this day of love and romance!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

If you’re in the mood for a romantic dinner on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, California now is the time to make your reservations!

Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, California

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Romantic dinners on Valentine’s Day in North Lake Tahoe, California

Tahoe Ski Resorts – Opening Dates

Tahoe Ski Resorts – Opening Dates

Tahoe Ski Resorts – Opening DatesOur recent winter snow storms have put many of our local Tahoe ski resorts in the position to open early this year.  The Tahoe 2012-2013 Ski Season has arrived!

Here’s a list of local Tahoe area resorts with their projected opening dates.

Base totals as of November 15, 2012.

Ski Resort Opening Date
Open Status
 Base Inches
Alpine Meadows Dec   7, 2012 17”   – 24” Alpine   Meadows, CA www.SkiAlpine.com
Boreal Mountain Resort Open 24”   – 36” 19749   Boreal Ridge Rd
Soda Springs, CA
www.RideBoreal.com
Diamond Peak Dec   13, 2012 5”   – 14” 1210   Ski Way
InclineVillage, NV
www.DiamondPeak.com
Donner Ski   Ranch Opening   Date
Not Available
NA 19320   Donner Pass Rd
Norden,   CA
www.DonnerSkiRanch.com
Granlibakken Opening   Date
Not   Available
12” 725   Granlibakken Rd
Tahoe   City, CA
www.Granlibakken.com
Heavenly Open 18”   – 24” 3860   Saddle Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
www.SkiHeavenly.com
Homewood Mountain   Resort Nov   23, 2012 30” 5145   West Lake Blvd.
Homewood,   CA
www.SkiHomewood.com
Kirkwood Nov   16, 2012 18”   – 24” 35   miles SW of
South Lake Tahoe
Off   Highway 88
www.Kirkwood.com
Mt Rose Ski   Tahoe Nov   21, 2012 NA 22222   Mt Rose Hwy
Highway   431,
between Incline and Reno, NV
www.SkiRose.com
Northstar-At-Tahoe Open 18” Off Highway 267,
Truckee, CA
www.NorthstarAtTahoe.com
Sierra-At-Tahoe Opening Date
Not Available
NA 1111 Sierra-At-Tahoe
Twin Bridges, CA
Highway 50
www.SierraAtTahoe.com
Soda Springs Opening  Date
Note Available
NA 10244 Soda Springs Rd.
Soda Springs, CA
www.SkiSodaSprings.com
Squaw Valley USA Nov 16, 2012 14”   – 20” 1960 Squaw Valley Rd.
Olympic Valley, CA
www.Squaw.com
Sugar Bowl Nov 17, 2012 18”   – 26” 629 Sugar Bowl Rd.
Donner, CA
www.SugarBowl.com
Tahoe Donner Downhill Dec  7, 2012 3”   – 8” Tahoe Donner
Truckee, CA
www.TahoeDonner.com

We’re currently expecting another winter snow storm beginning tomorrow.  Expect snow bases to increase as this storm system passes through the Tahoe area.

For those hoping for a white Thanksgiving Day weekend, get your skis out, it should be a great weekend for everyone.  For more specific ski resort information, check out their websites.  Now is the time to plan a trip to Lake Tahoe, and have some early winter fun.

Opening dates for the Tahoe Ski Resorts 2012-2013 season!

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