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A memorable outing from Tahoe is a day trip to Nevada’s silver towns, Virginia City and Carson City. Carson City is the state capital. The town itself has little of interest except for the Nevada State Museum, just across the street from the Nugget Casino on the main road (open ... more

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Groveland, a handsome old town shaded by pines. The nearby town of Big Oak Flat is little more than a couple of houses and the crumbling IOOF (International Order of Odd Fellows) building strung along the road.... more

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Tahoe City combines rustic, folksy shops, restaurants, and everyday stores with two quite interesting tourist attractions: Fanny Bridge and the Gatekeeper’s Cabin. Fanny Bridge is very close: just turn right at the supermarket, and there it is. You will see immediately the derivatio... more

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