Before you visit any place it is always good to have a little overview of the place. This helps you to connect better with the place and also allows you to explore the place in the best way possible. You must have heard all about Lake Tahoe weddings but did you know Lake Tahoe has so much more to offer?
Located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, gracing the border of California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe is one of the most beautiful lakes in the entire USA. Gifted with crystal clear water and surrounded with surreal mountain ranges, it serves as the perfect getaway for when one needs a break from the buzz of city life.
In this article, you will be enlightened about some of the facts of Lake Tahoe and why it is one of the most sought after tourist destination of North America.
The crystal clear Lake Tahoe boasts a unique appearance with clarity up to 70 feet below the water surface. The water beautifully flows through the meadows and the marshes- while 70% of annual rainfall hits directly on the surface of the lake. The lake is at a really high elevation and it faces consistent snowfall each year. This is also one of the main reasons why the clarity of the water is maintained. With the melting snow running through the creeks and ultimately falling into the lake, Lake Tahoe is composed of the purest form of water.
One of a kind:
Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America. It stretches for 191.1 square miles and holds whooping 39.75 trillion gallons of water. The lake is extremely versatile and it is always full of activities to do so there is always something for everyone no matter what the season is. Lake Tahoe is also three times in length and capacity as compared to Lake in Oregon. Crystal Bay which is at the depth of 1645 feet is ranked the second deepest lake in the USA.
Explore the scenic outdoors:
Adventure and Lake Tahoe has a very old connection. With over 200 trails of biking, hiking and running- tourists can make the most out of this serene location by exploring every bit of it. Being one of the most peaceful destinations in the country, a lot of tourists prefer this location to simply get themselves accommodated in the finest properties and meditate. Each and every trail has something unique to offer with various difficulty levels and extraordinary views to make the entire adventure even more fun.
Indulge in stargazing:
The campsite of Lake Tahoe provides the perfect uninterrupted view for people who love stargazing. The lake’s south shore has 1307 campsites so for all of you who love stargazing pack your stuff and prepare some BBQ while you enjoy the surreal night sky. Certain spots in the Basin also provide great views of the “Triple Conjunction” which includes triangle formation of Jupiter, Venus, and Mercury. Lake Tahoe is also surrounded by six majestic peaks which makes the entire experience even more magical.
Lake Tahoe has existed for more than 2 million years and has never failed to amaze its tourists by its beauty. A Total 3 million people visit Lake Tahoe every year. All the above-mentioned factors comprise to make Tahoe one of the most stunning lake venues to have your wedding at.
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Published by Erika Rhea