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Vikingsholm, Lake Tahoe – Interesting Facts

Lake Tahoe’s most spectacular natural feature—Emerald Bay State Park is home to both Fannette Island and the historic architectural wonder called Vikingsholm mansion (known affectionately as Vikingsholm Castle). Built in 1929 by a woman named Lora J. Knight, it’s no wonder the 38-room, granite-built vacation home is referred to as a castle.

Lake Tahoe Spring Break – 6 Things to Do

Expect some seriously powderful fun for Lake Tahoe spring break 2019! As you probably know, we have SNOW—and lots of it. That said, here are some things you can do to get the most out of your spring snow getaway in the mountains of Lake Tahoe.

Lake Tahoe Weather Trends – Fun (& Useful) Facts

Understand Tahoe Weather & Know How to Pack One of the best things about Lake Tahoe’s weather trends is that they make this place one of the best in the world for year-round outdoor fun. And we speak from experience. After all, Camp Richardson has been a year-round South Lake Tahoe resort for almost a […]

Snowshoeing Lake Tahoe – A Basic Checklist

Snowshoeing Lake Tahoe—there’s no better way to enjoy a wintery adventure in the Sierra. Low-snow conditions or obstacles like downed trees might delay cross-country skis, but they’re no match for snowshoes. And what’s especially great about snowshoeing Lake Tahoe (or anywhere) is that it’s ultra easy and super fun for the whole family. If you […]

It’s that Time of the Year Again: Oktoberfest in Tahoe

Throw on your dirndl or latch on your lederhosen, grab your beer stein and come help us celebrate our favorite October tradition. October is right around the corner and at Camp Richardson, that means one thing: Oktoberfest in Tahoe! Since 1994, we’ve been celebrating Oktoberfest like nowhere else in Lake Tahoe, and this year’s celebration will be bigger […]

Family Fun This Spring

You’ll want to hop to it for these Easter and Mother’s Day package values. For many families, good times at Camp Richardson are already a cherished tradition. If your family hasn’t started that tradition yet, or if you’d like to add spring memories to yours, now is the perfect time. Camp Richardson is offering packages […]

Holiday Dining

Lake Tahoe’s Historic Camp Richardson Decks the Halls and Rings in the New Year with Festive Prix Fixe Dining If you’re wondering what to make this Christmas or New Year’s Eve, we have you covered: make reservations and leave the cooking and cleaning to us. For years, families and loved ones have come to Camp […]