Local Attractions

While we're pretty sure that Wanderlust will provide more than enough for everyone, for the particularly energetic there is a great variety of Tahoe-area activities that you can enjoy.  We've pulled some of these together for your convenience.


File 2731Built into the hillside facing beautiful Shirley Canyon and the world famous peaks of Squaw Valley USA, our magnificent Ropes Course offers you many varied and unique challenges.  Comprising of almost 20 different high elements, the Squaw Valley Adventure Center's Ropes Course is one of the largest ropes courses in California, and is unique for being able to offer team events “up high." Reservations are required.  Two-person minimum per group as climbers will need one belayer from your group. We'll teach a belay lesson and monitor during the session. Call 530 583 ROPE for more info .

Mountain Biking

File 2728There are three local bike rental companies in the Valley. Come explore miles of beautiful trails in Squaw Valley and surrounding areas.

Factory Bike: 530.581.3399

Back Country: 530.581.5861

Olympic Bike: 530.581.2500

Horseback Riding

File 2725Equestrians can call Alpine Meadows Stables at 530.583.3905 to reserve a trusty steed. Trails abound.

File 2722Wanderlust has a world-class golf resort right in its backyard. The Resort at Squaw Creek's renowned Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course is ranked among the finest resort courses in North America. The 18-hole, par-72 Scottish-style links sits nestled in a beautiful meadow less than ½ mile from the event site. Please call 530.583.6300 for pricing, reservations and tee times. 

TruCkee River Rafting
File 2719For those of you planning on staying in the area a bit longer, spend a day relaxing while you float down the Truckee River or get ready for some roaring rapids on a guided rafting adventure.
Truckee River Rafting (Float Trip): 530.583.RAFT
Tahoe Whitewater Tours: 530.581.2441, www.gowhitewater.com

Hot Air Ballooning

 File 2716Lake Tahoe Balloons takes guests on Lake Flights over Tahoe from the world's only balloon launch and recovery boat.  Call 530.546.2551 or visit www.laketahoeballoons.com.