Lake Tahoe is surrounded by a series of towns including:

  • Tahoe City – on the northwest shore of Lake Tahoe.
  • Truckee – Historic western rail road town on northwest of the lake.
  • South Lake Tahoe – near the border between California & Nevada.
  • Stateline – is just north of South Lake Tahoe
  • Tahoe Vista – on the North Shore.
  • Homewood – a resort town west of Tahoe Vista
  • Incline Village – on the north shore.