Spectacular Lake Vacations Across the U.S.

By Lauren Viera - 2013-06-14T16:43:17Z

Photograph courtesy of Rod Hannah

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Lake Tahoe

California & Nevada

A little more than three hours from downtown San Francisco is beautiful Lake Tahoe, whose waters are shared by two states, their respective state parks lining almost the entire 70-mile perimeter. Tahoe has two distinctive faces to choose from, depending on your ideal vacation: South Shore, which has the more active nightlife, dining, and tourism scenes; and North Shore (and West Shore), home to the area’s most serene vacation rentals with easy access to nearby villages.

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