Lake Tahoe, is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada of 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. One of american people favorite places in the World to get lost, it's magical and an inspiration for us. Experience all that "Blue World" has to offer. Lake Tahoe is a sparkling blue crater of pristine blue water, cradled atop the Sierra Nevada Mountains.