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.
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 […]
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 […]
Can’t make it to Munich for Oktoberfest? Join us at Camp Richardson for our annual Oktoberfest, a celebrated event the entire family can enjoy on the shore of Lake Tahoe 10am – 5pm, October 3 – 4. Much like its German counterpart, our Oktoberfest has music and a lively outdoor beer garden, but it also […]
As the aspen trees around Camp Richardson turn gold, this time of year reminds us of other seasonal delights like cozy sweaters, crisp Tahoe mountain air… and beer. Whether you’re kicking back at the Beacon with one of the many craft beers we have rotating on tap (a few are listed below), hanging out at home […]
July is an extraordinary month to visit Lake Tahoe and Camp Richardson. Fireworks explode over the lake on 4th of July. Celebrities compete at the fabulous Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. Wildflowers are bursting with reds, yellows and purples. There’s a common thread to enjoying all the area has to offer: ditch the car and explore […]
Consider Camp Richardson your Lake Tahoe headquarters for summer fun this month. We specialize in offering good times all year long… but with the celebrations of fathers and graduates alike, we can’t help but make the unofficial proclamation that Camp Richardson is the place to be this June. Take our old timey Ice Cream Parlor, for […]
Here at Camp Richardson, we’re seeing all the signs of a perfect Tahoe spring: wildflowers, gorgeous weather, and new activities to enjoy around the resort. The aspen trees are bursting with green leaves and the bears and their cubs are awake – reminders that it’s time to get outside and play! Starting Memorial Weekend, our […]