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Interesting Facts about Lake Tahoe 

Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the United States. At a surface elevation of 6,225 ft (1,897 m), it is located along the border between California and Nevada, west of Carson City. Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America. 
Lake Tahoe California
Largest freshwater lake in USA
Lake Tahoe Attractions
Lake Tahoe Jetski Tours
Its depth is 1,645 ft (501 m), making it the USA's second-deepest (the deepest is Crater Lake in Oregon, being 300 ft (91 m) deeper, at 1,945 ft (593 m)).Additionally, Lake Tahoe is listed as the 26th largest lake by volume in the world at 122,160,280 acre. At its longest and widest, Lake Tahoe measures 22 miles (35 km) by 12 miles (19km). The shoreline circumference of the lake is 72 miles (116km).

It is known for the clarity of its water and the panorama of surrounding mountains on all sides. The area surrounding the lake is also referred to as Lake Tahoe, or simply Tahoe.
Lake Tahoe Nevada
Lake Tahoe Sierra Nevada mountain range
Largest alpine lake in North America
Lake Tahoe Near San Fransisco
Lake Tahoe Near SFO
Lake Tahoe is a major tourist attraction in both Nevada and California. It is home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's economy and reputation. Mountain and lake scenery are attractions throughout the year. The Nevada side also includes large casinos. Highways provide year-round access from Reno, Carson City, and Sacramento.

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