SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton

September 15, 2011 10:15 ET

A Year-Round Destination, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Hotel Is an Outdoor Enthusiast's Dream

From Golfing to Hiking, Skiing to Ice Skating, Enjoy an Array of Activities

TRUCKEE, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 15, 2011) - With an array of outdoor activities -- from Lake Tahoe golf and fishing to Sierra Nevada skiing and sledding -- to complement the season, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is the ultimate destination for relaxation and adventure. To accommodate active travelers and leisure guests alike, this Lake Tahoe hotel provides guests with an exceptional experience, complete with luxurious guest rooms and exclusive amenities.

Depending on the time of year, just a few of the outdoor pursuits guests of this North Lake Tahoe resort may enjoy are:

  • Two Lake Tahoe golf courses -- Old Greenwood Golf Course and The Golf Club at Gray's Crossing.
  • Hiking along more than 100 miles of trails through the Basin and around Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay.
  • Mountain biking around Lake Tahoe's nationally-rated paths.
  • An array of water sports, including white-water rafting, kayaking, boating, wake surfing and boarding, and tubing.
  • Charter fishing tours, complete with the day's catch prepared by one of the local restaurants.
  • Fly-fishing in a secluded, 10-acre catch-and-release reservoir stocked with hundreds of rainbow trout.
  • Skiing and snowboarding; complete with ski-in, ski-out access a host of slopes of varying difficulty, as well as full- and half-pipes.
  • Cross-country skiing along miles of trails with breathtaking mountain and lakeside views.
  • Snowshoeing the resort's carefully groomed, scenic trails.
  • Snowmobiling through the Tahoe National Forest with breathtaking views of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and Lake Tahoe.

Then, after an active day, or all day, relax and rejuvenate at the resort's 17,000-square-foot spa and fitness center with 16 treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room and whirlpool; lounge poolside in one of two heated outdoor pools; or leave the world behind on the warm sandy beaches of Lake Tahoe. To explore all of the activities and accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/LakeTahoe/Information/Default.htm.

About The Ritz-Carlton
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 76 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 38 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

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