Labor Day Weekend is the grand finale of summer in Lake Tahoe. There are tons of fun things to do and the weather is usually perfect, especially compared to Memorial Day weekend when it can snow. Once you’re here, take advantage of all the great opportunities for an adventure. And wherever the weekend takes you, please #RecreateResponsibly to keep yourself healthy, others safe, and to protect our public lands, waters and parks.
This is a great weekend to pick up a pair of skis for winter, a new jacket or score discounted summer merchandise like swimsuits and running shoes. The best sale is always the Tahoe Mountain Sports Rep Sample Sale featuring brands like Black Diamond, Patagonia, Faction, Craft, Gregory Backpacks at huge discounts and Leki poles priced to move! Come check it out before hitting the trails. RSVP on Facebook to let us know you’re coming to the Labor Day Weekend Rep Sample Sale!
Discover new hikes with our fun new contest – Trail Bingo contest! Pick up a bingo board at Tahoe Mountain Sports and cross out trails once you hike, bike, or run them. Hand it back in once you get a bingo and you’ll be entered to win one of 15 incredible prizes! The board features 25 stunning trails in Truckee and Lake Tahoe. Which ones have you explored?
The weather is great for climbing over Labor Day weekend. It’s usually cool in the mornings and evenings but nice and warm during the day. Book a trip with NASTC and get the whole family out at the crag. Or hire a guide to take you up that multi-pitch route you’ve had your eye on. Whatever your goal is, NASTC can help you achieve it while having a fun day at one of the most iconic climbing areas in the North Lake Tahoe area.
Here are 7 exciting outdoor activities to do with your family on Labor Day Weekend! Get outside and enjoy the fresh air with the ones you love. There’s no end to summer fun in Truckee and Lake Tahoe, a place that at times feels like a wild outdoor playground. Grab the kids, pack a lunch, and make memories in the outdoors!
The new Tahoe Via Ferrata is an experience like none other. If you want a non-technical rock climbing activity that blends adventure with exposure, this is a great choice! Scramble around the towering granite walls at Squaw Valley and scale an 800 ft cliff using ropes, ladders, bridges, and steps. Are your palms sweating yet? Don’t worry, you’re harnessed in the whole time with an experienced guide to lead you to the top.
Enjoy Amazing Food, Wine, and Beer on a Truckee Outdoor Patio!
Have you seen Moody’s Bistro Bar & Beats new outdoor dining?! We love the cozy ambiance, large seating area, and romantic lighting of this Truckee staple. It’s just one of the many outdoor seating areas that have popped up since the beginning of the summer. If there’s a silver lining to be had with this pandemic, it might be the new abundance of open-air dining! Just talk a walk through downtown and you’ll notice that almost every restaurant has a pop-up patio or porch for outdoor dining. Sit back, enjoy a crisp breeze, and enjoy the best of Truckee’s food scene!
Truckee is the place to be for Labor Day Weekend! Stop by Tahoe Mountain Sports in Truckee and we’ll gear you up for the perfect adventure.
Former park ranger turned writer/marketer. Always down for a sufferfest, as long as it ends with ice cream. Favorite activities include backcountry skiing, trail running, and backpacking.