A Rich History Of Winter Sports
North Lake Tahoe Visitor Guide|Winter 2019-2020
Humans have been exploring the Tahoe region during winter for hundreds of years.
Chaco Mohler

Washoe and Paiute Native American tribes camped, fished and hunted along the lakeshore during summers but moved to lower elevation camps in Northern Nevada in fall. However, young hunters in the tribes reportedly chased game in the mountains throughout the winter, buoyed over the snowpack by crude snowshoes.

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