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High Sierras Visitor's Guide to Placer

Whatever your favorite activities, chances are you’ll be able to enjoy them in the High Sierras.

Home to some of the nation’s most famous ski resorts and the 1960 Olympic home, Squaw Valley USA, the High Sierras will capture your imagination, too.

Lake Tahoe’s shimmering waters are perfect for waterskiing, sailing, scuba diving, jetskiing, fishing and even ballooning. Experience the magic of a dinner cruise aboard a paddlewheeler or a glass-bottom boat. You may choose to enjoy the tantalizing entertainment offered 24 hours a day by the North Tahoe casinos.

The High Sierras call to the adventurous and those seeking rest and relaxation alike. Hiking, camping, mountain biking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, downhill and cross country skiing...name your passion, the High Sierras can accommodate you.