Lake Tahoe is one of America's most exciting and versatile vacation destination areas anywhere. Its multi-seasonal recreation options, world-class entertainment, and casino-fun make Lake Tahoe the perfect vacation spot for singles, couples, or families. And staying at Camp Richardson Historic Resort & Marina gives you access to endless South Lake Tahoe activities and events
Lake Tahoe Winter Activities
Lake Tahoe, located in the heart of the Sierra Nevada, offers superb alpine skiing and cross-country skiing at over 18 unique ski areas. Camp Richardson hosts its own 35KM cross-country ski track on site. For downhill skiing, Heavenly Mountain Resort and Sierra-at-Tahoe are located just 30 minutes from Camp Richardson Resort. Horse-drawn sleigh rides are located across the street at the Camp Richardson Corral and ice skating, or snowmobiling are just a short drive from Camp Richardson.
Lake Tahoe Summer Activities
As America's largest alpine lake, 12 miles wide and 22 miles long, Camp Richardson Resort sits right on the south shore of Lake Tahoe and has one of the best sand beaches on the lake. Hiking and biking, water sports, horseback riding and more are located right out our front door. Plus, our on-site Mountain Sports Center provides you with all the equipment and information you need to enjoy our natural surroundings. World-class golfing, the Heavenly Gondola, shopping, paddlewheel cruises, and more are located within a short drive.
Year-round nightlife & entertainment
A short drive from Camp Richardson and located across the border in Stateline, Nevada, are five casinos: Harrah's, Harveys, Horizon, MontBleu and Lakeside Casino, which offer headline entertainment, nightlife and 24/7 gaming fun.
Camp Richardson's Oktoberfest provides fun and laughs for the whole family. A local's favorite, this festival features great food, music, family games & activities, and the famous Beer and Wine Garden.
- German Food & Desserts
- Craft Booths
- Beer & Wine Garden
- Live Music featuring the “Gruber Family Band”
- Pumpkin Patch
- Bouncy Castle
- Face Painting
- Costume Contest for you & your dog
Fall Feast Week at The Beacon Bar & Grill
A full week showcasing our winter menu with an amazing Chef-Inspired Prix Fixe Menu. Four tantalizing courses for just $40/person. Choose your favorite from our Soups, Salads, Entrees, and Desserts. Reservations recommended. 530.541.0630.
Summer Valhalla Renaissance Faire offers two Full Weekends of Entertainment during the first two weekends of June.
- 7 Acres of Continuous Entertainment on 4 Stages
- Scores of Merchants & Over 1000 Actors
- Hard Hitting, Lance Splitting Jousting
- Live Sword Fighting
- Children's Games
- Educational Demonstrations
- Jugglers, Magicians, Minstrels
- Food, Beverages, & Fun
Great Gift Ideas
Camp Richardson Historic Resort & Marina Gift Certificates are available in any denomination. Give a gift of fun and relaxation. Our Gift Certificates can be used for Lodging, in the General Store, Mountain Sports, & the Coffee & Confectionery. Call 1-800-544-1801 or visit the Hotel Front Desk to get yours today!