Snowshoeing Lake Tahoe's Mountains

Tour Overview

Tour Time: 10am-1:00pm
Tour Meeting Location: based on your lodging location and snow pack
Typical Tour Distance: 2-5 miles
Level of Difficulty: Easy to moderate
Trip Cost: $99
(2 person minimum to run the tour)
Age Minimum: 8 years old
(Groups with kids under 8 can book private tours)

Tour Includes

  • Snowshoes and trekking poles
  • Knowledgeable guide trained in CPR/First Aid
  • Natural and Human History Discussions
  • Snacks and warm drinks
  • Tax and Permit Fees

What To Bring

  • Waterproof boots
  • Wool socks
  • Waterproof pants and jacket
  • Warm base layers
  • Hat with a brim
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun Screen (SPF 30 or higher)
  • Warm hat
  • Gloves
  • Reusable water bottle

What's Not Included

  • Guide gratuity
  • Parking fees


  • Experience the natural beauty of the Sierra Nevada Mountains
  • Wander through tall evergreens and learn about Tahoe's unique ecology
  • Venture to peaks that reveal breathtaking vistas on all sides
  • Enjoy delicious hot beverages

Tour Description

We will meet your group, preview the day's plan, and head up to one of our local trail-heads. Time will be spent fitting and discussing gear and covering a comprehensive lesson. Natural and human history is a main focus of our trek. Knowledgeable guides will offer discussions on native plants and animals, geology and local culture. Discover the finer points of winter ecology and other unique conditions of the Tahoe Truckee area. We will also stop along the way to take in the beautiful views. Our guided Snowshoe Tours are popular with all levels of nature enthusiasts.

Check out our Full Moon Snowshoe Tours and our Snowshoe Star Gazing Tours as well!