HEAVENLY – .25 MILES
DISCOVERY DAY CAMP
Heavenly’s new summer day camp program for children ages 5-12. We offer an exciting day of exploration & adventure located in the Heavenly Village. Children begin their day with a scenic 2.4 mile gondola ride to the top of Heavenly Mountain Resort, with a stop at the observation deck & panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. At the top, the day is filled with activities ranging from tubing, rock wall climbing, chair ride to the summit, hiking, challenge courses, relay games, conservation education & nature crafts
A 2.4 mile ride up in the Heavenly Mountain Gondola with panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. On your way up, stop at the Observation Deck for photos, a latte at Cafe Blue or a Heavenly souvenir at The Gondola Sports shop. At the top, head up the Tamarack Express chairlift with your Scenic Gondola ticket for the best views of Lake Tahoe and access to a series of hiking trails, ranging from beginner to expert.
Test your skills on one of three new ropes courses, featuring rope bridges, swinging logs, cargo nets, ladders, walkways & other climbing features, with the safety of a harness.
Enjoy views of Lake Tahoe gliding through the sky on Heavenly’s 3,300-foot-long zip line. With top speeds at 50 miles per hour get your adrenaline fix while soaking up the beautiful California sunshine & refreshing mountain air.
After your ride to the top of the Heavenly Gondola, lace up your shoes for a variety of hikes beginning at 9,136 feet. Or ride Tamarack Express Chairlift for 360 degree views of Lake Tahoe, Nevada’s Carson Valley & Desolation Wilderness. Trails meander through the forest thousands of feet above Lake Tahoe and range from beginner to expert. Grab a map and explore!
Breeze down the 500-foot-long hill, with a 65 foot vertical drop – without snow or water! A specially designed tubing surface on the mountain will keep you giggling and gliding all summer long.
Challenge yourself with an exhilarating scramble up our 25-foot climbing wall. The Auto-Belay system will help you experience the thrill of high altitude rock climbing in a fun, safe and controlled environment
ZEPHYR COVE – 1 MILE
JET SKI AND BOAT RENTALS
Rent any powerboat for three hours and get the fourth hour FREE! We feature current model, open bow, inboard/outboard Searay ski boats from 22’ and 300-hp to 24’ and 320-hp, accommodating from 8 to 11 people. All boats are available with a canopy. Wakeboards, tubes and water skis are available.
Experience soaring above the clear blue waters of Lake Tahoe. Our experienced & licensed captains and crew will safely float you out from our state-of-the-art Parasail Boat and let you enjoy unparalleled and spectacular views of Lake Tahoe.
Zephyr Cove Resort’s mile-long private sandy beach offers nonstop opportunities for fun in the sun. Enjoy Tahoe’s best beach volleyball courts, the popular Sunset Bar & Grille with beach cocktail service, as well as beach chair and umbrella rentals.
ABANDONED MINE IN VIRGINIA CITY – 50 MILES
SCENIC AIRPLANE TOURS – 18 MILES
Take our Tahoe Sky Ride motor-less flight over the Great Nevada Basin for a breathtaking view of Lake Tahoe for 45 minutes or more. You can even have your FAA-certified ride pilot guide you through taking control of the glider yourself. Flight time is about 45 minutes. http://www.soaringnv.com/index.php?page=8#Taste_of_the_Sky
Private beach offered by hotel, public beach access as well