Location & Local Resources

Located just minutes from Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski resorts, and only 10 minutes from the Coast Guard boat launch at Lake Forest Road, this Tapawingo property allows you to experience Tahoe to its fullest – with close access to the Tahoe Rim trail, snowmobiling, cross country skiing at Paige Meadow, sledding on our private road or at Granlibakken Resort, quadding (ATV), and hiking are conveniently located right out our back door.

Click this link for our very own “Guest Guide to Fun” (both Winter and Summer). There are many resources below to help you plan for your very special time at The Bear Cottage Cabin. Please be sure to click here to check out these local resources (so close to our home) that have been recommended by our guests.

Local Resources – Directory of Local Services
(add medical, emergency, gas stations, driving distances and directions from airports)

North Lake Tahoe Entertainment (Deals, Outdoors, Events, Restaurant Reviews)

Tahoe City Restaurants (sorted by distance from our home)

Tahoe City Shopping (sorted by distance from our home)

Ski Centers & Resorts (sorted by distance from our home)