Lake Tahoe Winter Driving Tips

After a four year drought with few winter storms here in California, we haven’t had many days where we’ve been faced with winter driving conditions during the past few ski seasons. Even Tahoe locals have been saying that it seems like many of us have forgotten how to drive in adverse conditions. Now that the 4th significant storm of the… Read more →

How does Ski Rental Delivery work?

Now that Black Tie Ski Rentals is celebrating our 14th year in operation it’s become obvious that having your equipment delivered is the preferred way of renting skis and snowboards when on vacation in South Lake Tahoe at Heavenly Ski Resort. We bring the ski shop to you and get you completely dialed in with your rental equipment right in… Read more →

Holiday 2016 Events in South Lake Tahoe

With the holiday season quickly approaching, we thought we’d put together a listing of some of our favorite local Christmas events. If you find yourself in South Tahoe this December, we highly recommend that you check out any or all of these! The 5th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony – Meyers, CA: In addition to the ceremonial lighting of the… Read more →

Basecamp Hotel Expansion

One of our partner hotels in South Lake Tahoe, The Basecamp Hotel, has recently grown from 50 rooms to 77. Last year the hotel acquired an adjoining motel with plans to nearly double the size of the property. They recently finished the complete renovation of that property and opened the new rooms in December 2014. In addition, there is now… Read more →

Ski The Lake in Luxury with Black Tie and The Landing

We just caught this great press release from The Landing Resort and Spa about their deluxe ski package including ski or snowboard rentals delivered and custom fit by Black Tie’s expert ski concierges. If you haven’t already checked out The Landing Resort and Spa in South Lake Tahoe be sure to do so. With their opening late last year, they’ve… Read more →

Black Tie partners with the Landing Resort and Spa

We are beyond thrilled to announce that Black Tie is partnering with South Tahoe’s newest luxury resort; the only 5 star boutique hotel that opened its doors in December 2013. The resort is located directly across the street from the beach with stunning views of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding mountains. One need only to read the reviews on Tripadvisor… Read more →

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

Well, it’s out with the old and in with the new here on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe. What opened as the Sahara Tahoe Casino in 1965 is becoming the newest Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Word has it that they are scheduled to open in early January 2015 after a huge renovation to the property. In 1983 Del… Read more →

Countdown to winter 2014/2015

The Tahoe area did receive its first winter storm last week which brought 3-10 inches of snow to the higher elevations. It sure was nice to wake up and see snow on the peaks! This photo is of the gondola line and the face at Heavenly Ski Resort covered in the white stuff.   Mt. Rose Ski Resort is the… Read more →