Incline Village in Nevada is an excellent location if you want to explore the Midwest of the United States with breathtaking outdoor views and a plethora of activities to choose from and learn about the local culture and history of the area. With Incline Village being less than an hour away from Reno and right on Lake Tahoe, this is a perfect destination that is easy to get to and packed with things to do. No matter what season you choose to visit, here are eight of the best things to do while in Incline Village!
1. Relax at Sand Harbor
During your visit to Incline Village, why not relax on the beach at Lake Tahoe’s Sand Harbor? This location has spectacular views and tons to do, whether you want to try your skills at water activities or just lounge at the beach. This is a perfect spot to enjoy the sun in the summer. Don’t forget your sunscreen!
Address: 2005 NV-28, 89452 Incline Village, NV
Website: Sand Harbor
2. Hit the slopes at Diamond Peak Ski Resort
If you are heading to Incline Village in the winter, head over to the Diamond Peak Ski Resort to hit the slopes and enjoy the snow! A great mountain for beginners, including children. Try your first set of skis or strap into a snowboard and hit the slopes.
Diamond Peak is close to the downtown center of Incline Village and you can conveniently stay at the hotel if you so choose. Don’t worry about bringing your own equipment. They offer rentals at great prices!
Diamond Peak Ski Resort
Address: 210 Ski Way, 89451-9204 Incline Village, NV
Website: Diamond Peak Ski Resort
3. Incline Beach
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If you haven’t completely finished getting your tan while at Sand Harbor, stop by Incline Beach too! This makes Incline Village a great destination if you want to try a sampling of different beaches during your stay. There is a picnic area as well as a grilling area where you can enjoy a lovely picnic/barbecue with your friends and family while visiting Incline Village.
Address: Lakeshore Blvd, Incline Village, NV
Website: Incline Beach
4. Go on a hike!
If you’re the hiking type and love to see beautiful views, take the Tahoe Meadows Whole Access Interpretive Trail. The trail is over 270 kilometers (165 miles) and can be hiked, mountain biked, or taken on horses– don’t worry you don’t have to hike all 270 kilometers (165 miles)! The trail encompasses the ridge tops of the Lake Tahoe Basin and the Tahoe Rim Trail overlaps with approximately 80 kilometers (fifty miles) of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. Definitely a great activity if you love to go hiking outdoors!
Tahoe Meadows Whole Access Interpretive Trail
Address: Highway 431, Incline Village, NV
5. Stop by a local brewery
The Alibi Ale Works and Brewery is an excellent stop if you are interested in tasting the locally crafted beer. See how they make their beer, taste their selections and enjoy! You must be 21 years or older to enter, so this activity is perfect for a travel group of adults only. Don’t forget your ID!
Alibi Ale Works & Brewery
Address: 204 E Enterprise St, 89451-9456 Incline Village, NV
Website: Alibi Ale Works & Brewery
6. Take a visit to the Mark Twain Cultural Center
If you are a lover of Samuel Clemens, more famously known as “Mark Twain,” the prolific American author, stop by the Mark Twain Cultural Center, located right in the downtown area of Incline Village! Learn about his life and how he became the celebrated man he is known as today.
Mark Twain Cultural Center
Address: 760 Mays Blvd, 89451-9668 Incline Village, NV
Website: Mark Twain Cultural Center
7. Play some golf
If you are looking to work on your swing while visiting Incline Village, stop by the Incline Village Championship Golf Course or the Mountain Golf Course. Both are beautifully kept courses with gorgeous views of the area. The Mountain Golf Course offers great terrain and an exciting variety of holes, whereas the Championship Golf Course features a classic Robert Trent Jones Sr. design, and was renovated in 2003. Both are excellent choices if you want to enjoy the outdoors and play a great sport with friends and family!
Championship Golf Course and Mountain Golf Course
Address: 893 Southwood Blvd, 89451 Incline Village, NV
8. Charter a boat on Lake Tahoe
If you want to try to catch some fish while in Incline Village, charter a boat and head onto Lake Tahoe for some fun at the lake! Grab your bait and fishing poles and head out on the water, or rent from the charter company. Go fishing while enjoying spectacular 360-degree views while on this wonderful body of water.
Lake Tahoe Fishing
Address: Incline Village, Nevada
Website: Lake Tahoe Fishing
Incredible memories are waiting for you at Incline Village
Incline Village has so much to offer. Whether you are going in warm or cold weather, there are always plenty of activities to choose from for a wonderful day exploring a new place. Head to the slopes for spectacular snow and skiing in the winter.
Head to the beach for a nice tan in warm weather in the summer, or go for a round of golf. Try your luck at fishing on Lake Tahoe. No matter when you go, Incline Village is a perfect location to experience the beauty of Nevada and the relaxation of being near Lake Tahoe. Incline Village is an excellent location if you want to check out the Midwest and the state of Nevada in the United States.
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