Lake Tahoe is an American treasure. It is stunningly beautiful, the air is crisp and clear, and the sun shines 80% of the time. Surrounded by the stately peaks of the Sierra Nevada, its waters soak up the colors of the sky and the mountains, creating a kaleidoscope of sparkling blues, greens and purples. It’s hard to imagine an area as captivating as Lake Tahoe. When Mark Twain first saw Lake Tahoe, he declared it, “the fairest picture the whole earth affords.” Lake Tahoe offers a wide variety of choices for a perfect wedding ceremony. Just let your imagination go and I will be your guide. The descriptions below will give you a clear idea of just some of the locations possible. Some of the following locations are on U.S.F.S. land and free to use, some require reservations, permits, and/or use fees.
On an Adventure, By a Creek, in a Meadow, On a Hike or Amongst the Trees
Located throughout California and Nevada Lake Tahoe there are quiet venues and several picturesque locations to choose from, or create your own adventure. You may dress as fancy or as casual as you choose, play some music, and have a toast or celebration. Great for small groups or perhaps just the two of you with your flowers, rings, minister and photographer.
Your Own Location
If you have selected your own location or arranged a private home that is available for weddings “I Do” Tahoe Weddings can bring your wedding ceremony to you.
Beaches Around Lake Tahoe
Beach locations operated by the U.S.F.S. boasts panoramic views of the lake among a settings of large granite rocks expansive sandy beaches. These locations are ideal for simple wedding gatherings. From early morning to sunset, summer or winter wedding the majestic views will allow for breathtaking photos and nature settings. (Parking fees and use fees may apply. )
Premier Lake Tahoe Wedding Venues
Edgewood Tahoe, Hyatt Incline Village, West Shore Cafe, Holiday Inn Ridge Tahoe, Weddings at Lakeside Beach, Heavenly & Kirkwood, The Beach Retreat & Lodge, The Landing, Forest Suites…….and more!
Located all around Lake Tahoe in California and Nevada, these wedding specific locations provide beautiful venues and wedding packages for your Wedding and Reception. Each location is unique. Arrange your wedding with these locations and Sharon Rusk will provide you with a ceremony to reflect the beauty of your love and the majestic setting surrounding you.
Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowmobiles, Sleigh Rides, Snowshoe Hike, or Cross Country Skiing all with views of Lake Tahoe options and any other type of winter wedding you can imagine are available.
“I Do” Tahoe Weddings has partnered with Heli-Tahoe to deliver this one of a kind wedding experience. Imagine flying high above beautiful Lake Tahoe and saying “I Do.” Starts from the South Lake Tahoe Airport and see the beauty of Lake Tahoe from Zephyr Cove to the magnificent Emerald Bay. The flight is approximately 20 minutes in length and the helicopter has enough room for the bride, groom and minister. The pilot is your witness. Either a California or a Nevada Marriage license may be used. Heli-Weddings begin at $899. More flight time may be added, additional costs apply. Helicopter
Photography by Hall Creations, Karen Estes, Scott Shephard Lake Tahoe Studios, Keith Price Photography, Reaney Photography, Indigo Photography, Theilen Photography, and Jarvis’ Photography