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Family-friendly vacation or reunion destinations for the new year!

Purple lupine frames Mt. Tallac high above Lake Tahoe's Camp Richardson and Fallen Lead Lake.

  Family vacation or reunion: family-friendly vacation or reunion destinations for the new year! Thinking of family in 2018, I put out a call to Record readers and friends for their suggestions as to family-focused vacation and/or reunion destinations. Suggested criteria included a destination offering both kid’s and adult activities, nearby cabin rentals or motels, [...]

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Enjoy Lake Tahoe in summer and avoid the crowds…find hidden corners of the lake!

Lupine frames Mount Tallac, off Hwy. 89 north of South Lake Tahoe.

Beat Lake Tahoe’s summer crowds; focus on quiet places along Tahoe’s south and southwestern shore… Sure, Lake Tahoe can be jammed by tourists in summer months. But, you can still find quiet, secluded places near the lake, hang out for three or four days and mostly avoid the warm-weather crowds. We’re on a budget, so camping [...]

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