Fly Fishing/lessons: A variety of guided trips are offered throughout Lake Tahoe’s South Shore ranging from two hours to a full day and prices can range from $175 to $450. Introductory trips are also available at prices can range from $50 to $100. For beginners, Fly Fishing classes and lessons can range from basic to advanced courses and prices can range from $20 to $100.
Golf /lessons: The Southern Shore of Lake Tahoe boasts numerous golf courses with a variety of difficulties and expense.
- Bijou Golf Course: 3464 Fairway Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
- 9 holes: $15 to $25
- 18 holes: $20 to $40
- Lake Tahoe Golf Course: 2500 Emerald Bay Rd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
- 18 holes w/ cart: $40 to $90
Hiking: The southern shore Lake Tahoe has is well known for its plethora of excellent hiking trails. The various forms of natural landscape available within the South Shore allows hikers to enjoy the scenic mountain country side and natural forests, as well as gorgeous views of the lake. Hiking permits are required for desolation wilderness.
Horseback Riding: If you desire to see the gorgeous South Lake Tahoe landscape but would rather relax and let a horse do the walking for you, Horseback trips are available at multiple locations throughout the South Shore area. Trips can range from a few hours to multiple days and prices range from $50 to $100. Pony rides are also available for children with prices ranging from $10 to $50.
Hot-Air Balloons: Hot air balloon trips are a great way to view the beautiful Lake Tahoe and majestic mountains surrounding the large body of water. Trips are available and prices range from $200 to $300 per person.
Mountain Biking: Mountain bikers from all over the world come to Tahoe to check out the South Shores world renowned trails which, include Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride and Corral Loop. Whether you’re an avid Mountain bikers looking for a thrill or a first timer, South Shore Tahoe has a wide range of trails from expert to amateur.
Off-Road Tours: ATV, Jeep and Hummer tours are available through multiple locations around South Lake Tahoe that will take you to some of the most remote and scenic regions of the lakes surrounding territory. Tours range from an hour to half a day and prices can range from $75 to $200.
Rafting/Kayaking: The Truckee River offers some of the best waters for rafting and kayaking around. Whether you’re a first time rookie or experienced veteran, Truckee River has rapids that suit everyone. Trips can range from a few hours to a few days with prices for half day trips ranging $45 to $70 and prices on full day trips ranging from $65 to $140.