Things To Do In Truckee

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Designed by Bob Cupp, Grizzly Ranch is a 7,411-yard championship course. Featuring dramatic elevation changes, towering Ponderosa pines and crystal blue lakes, the course presents challenges for players of all levels.

250 Club House Dr
Portola,
CA
US

Gentle waves lap against the hull of the Tahoe Cruz as snow-capped mountains and evergreen trees peek through its sails. Helmed by U.S. Coast Guard–certified captains Mike and Jim, the 50-foot sloop glides along Tahoe's tranquil waters for afternoon and sunset cruises that sail travelers around the scenic lake, treating them to views of its abundant nature and grand homes—including Fleur du Lac, where parts of The Godfather Part II were filmed. Mike and Jim lead private charters as well, escorting groups as they take in the sights or race to interrupt a mermaid ex-girlfriend's wedding before she gurgles "I do."

700 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City,
CA
US

Big Blue Adventure challenges athletes of all experience levels with races in scenic venues throughout California, Idaho, and Nevada. Trail races take runners along paths with stunning views of rivers, lakes, and beaches, and Adventure Races, which sometimes last more than 24 hours, combine running with activities such as mountain biking or kayaking through clean water. All of their upcoming races can be found on their event calendar.

6600 Donner Road
Tahoe Vista,
CA
US