The lake, beaches and mountains display a scene truly unique to Zephyr Cove. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, hiking, camping, horse back riding, and sailing. Zephyr Cove sits conveniently just 5-10 minutes drive from South Tahoe’s Stateline where you can find a wealth of casinos, restaurants, ski resort and nightlife.
Residents of Zephyr Cove enjoy the public beach, camp grounds, and horse stables nearby. Zephyr Cove is a great place to get out in nature. The area’s most enchanting sights within a few miles include Zephyr Cove Beach, Nevada Beach, Cave Rock Park, Lakeside Beach, Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and Mormon Station State Historic Park.
If the outdoor lifestyle isn’t enough, driving a few minutes to Lake Tahoe’s famous South Shore hosts a wealth of other options. Some attractions, to name a few, that draw travelers and families there year round are: Heavenly Ski Resort & Gondola, Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Bijou Golf Course, Hard Rock Casino, Mont Bleu Casino, Harvey’s Outdoor Theatre, Lake Tahoe Balloons (Hot Air Balloon rides), Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area, and more.
The Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course earned Golf Digest’s rating as one of “America’s Top Golf Course.” Edgewood Tahoe has played host to countless major golf events including the American Century Championship Celebrity Tournament where tens of thousands of visitors come annually to enjoy the pristine lake, fun activities, and watch celebrities compete.
With age-old pines, emerald greens, day and nightlife, and snow-capped Sierras in view, South Lake Tahoe makes for a great place to call home or a fun vacation destination.