Life in Lake Tahoe with a bit of real estate news
Kilner Park is located on the west shore of Lake Tahoe approximately 3 miles south of Tahoe City on Highway 89 at the corner of Ward Avenue. The bike trail is close and there are tennis courts, a playground, a volleyball court, picnic tables and restrooms. The park consists of 7 acres.
Kilner Park: Tahoe City PUD
Ward Creek State Park is located approximately 3 miles south of Tahoe City on the west shore of Lake Tahoe. It is situated between the neighborhoods of Timberland and Pineland. One can access the park from Hwy 89, The Rideout Community Center off Timberland or a trail head off Timberland Drive. The north side of the park is bordered by Ward Creek and to the east is Hwy 89. The park is roughly 180 acres and many trails can be accessed.
Eagle Rock is located on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe near Blackwood Creek and at the base of Blackwood Canyon. It is approximately 5 miles south of Tahoe City on Hwy 89. In 2011, the California Tahoe Conservancy and The California Conservation Corps sent teams to create a new trail along the wouth side and up to the top. Now the trail is restored and stable and it takes approximately 20 minutes depending on your speed. The views of Lake Tahoe are incredible once at the top.
Swiss Lakewood Restaurant is located on the west shore of Lake Tahoe in Homewood. This is where Tahoe meets European decor. It has a very cozy and romantic atmosphere whether seated in the bar area or the dining room. They have a hearty menu with Chicken Cordon Bleu, a Peppersteak Filet and Veal Emencee to name a few. Finish off your dining experience with the Grand Marnier Souffle. They have a full bar with an extensive wine list. Swiss Lakewood is the quintessential west shore restaurant and is a must on your visit to the west shore of Lake Tahoe. &n...
Homewood Mountain Resort is located on the west shore of Lake Tahoe approximately 6 miles south of Tahoe City. There are 8 lifts and 64 runs on approximately 1260 acres. The lifts run daily from 9am till 4pm, conditions permitting. The views from the mountain are some of the best you can find in all of the Tahoe Basin.
The longeest run at Homewood is Rainbow Ridge at 2 miles long. The views are amazing and a good reason to download and ride lift down. Check out the master plan for the Village at Homewood. S...
West Shore Cafe is located on the western shore of Lake Tahoe in Homewood and directly across from Homewood Mt Resort. They have a great lunch menu, dinner menu, bar menu, kid's menu, a full bar and a great wine list. The atmosphere in the bar and the dining room is very nice and cozy. In the summer months lunch and / or dinner on the pier is a must. They have 6 rooms for lodging and included is a home baked continental breakfast. This is a great place to visit year round but is even more special when arriving by boa...
Obexer's General Store is very convenient either by car or by boat. It is located on the west shore of Lake Tahoe in Homewood, CA. They have a great beer and liquor selection, as well as many snacks and other drinks. The deli serves breakfast items and lunch items as well as other goodies from the cooler. In the summer months, relax on the beer garden after your outdoor adventures.