The funny thing is, I found Lake Tahoe “by accident.” I was supposed to be heading to Squaw Valley, about 11 miles from the lake. But damn that roundabout where I ended up taking a left rather than the right. I found myself on the eastern shores of Tahoe.
But this is a story of silver linings: Lake Tahoe is one of those geological jewels you are always happy to find. I couldn’t tarry, there was a schedule to keep, but here are 10 pics I managed to snap off before turning the car around: