Cedar Glen Lodge
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Drive from the bay area took 4+ hours and arrived in the afternoon at Tahoe Vista, which is quite close to Nevada boarder at 1900ft elevation. After settling down we took a brief hike along a fire access road to see Crystal Bay's overview. Afterwards kids jumped into the water at a small rocky beach near King's Beach. Water was …
We left Sacramento early next morning and made our way to Lake Tahoe, taking in the scenery which became progressively more arid and dry as we went along. We were pleasantly surprised by our cabin at Cedar Glen Lodge and were made very welcome by Martha, the innkeeper. She gave us a good recommendation for lunch, the Blue Onion which was by the …
... an hour and a half till it would be pitch black. We chugged not stopping, on a mission. And somehow we made it.
We got to the parking lot feeling beat. I was limping and ready to lay around but our mission wasn't over. We had to find a way home. All of our possible rides were walking around Reno dressed like pirates and drunk out of there mind at the Reno pirate crawl. So we only had one more option. We asked the 2 remaining hikers out that night if they were headed to Reno and if ...
... we went to put our swimmers on, there were lots of adults in the pool but they weren't too happy to have children disturbing their quiet morning! There was also a spa which we had a go in and it was really hot and there was also a children's pool with lots of water spouts.
After our swim we packed our bags and our van and were on our way we drove down the lake and went to Sand Harbour which is a famous bit of sand because ...
... we hope they got out okay.
After the very long drive it was late by the time we got to Lake Tahoe and we could only just see the lake which is huge the town is busy all year as they play on the lake during summer and then ski in winter, we passed some very big houses.
We were looking forward to waking in the morning and seeing the lake.
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Cedar Glen is well situated, right on the lake and Martha, the innkeeper makes you very welcome. Well appointed cabins and free continental breakfast from 8 to 10 each morning - bagels, waffles, coffee cake etc.
Martha is full of good suggestions for things to see and places to eat - all in all a good stay.
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