Experience all Lake Tahoe has to offer on a 5 day extended adventure. Hike into Lake Tahoe’s back country and enjoy high alpine lakes, towering forests, granite mountain tops and breathtaking scenery. Explore distant frontiers, fish forgotten streams and climb rugged ridgelines. Enjoy the peaceful solitude as we camp each night under the milky way and take in a dazzling display of the night sky.
TAHOE JACK'S FIVE DAY ADVENTURE
LAKE TAHOE WILDERNESS EXPEDITION
BRING YOURSELF. WE GOT THE REST.
This all inclusive package provides everything you need for a once in a lifetime adventure including: meals, transportation, gear, tents, laundered sleeping bags, backpacks, mountain bikes, kayaks, permits and knowledgeable wilderness guides. We have taken all the guess work out of your trip. Bring yourself and we’ll take care of the rest.
Into the Backcountry
Welcome! We will meet in South Lake Tahoe at 8AM. Upon arrival you will meet the crew, discuss the day ahead of us and go over any safety precautions and concerns. From there we will shuttle you to the trail head where we will begin our journey into the Lake Tahoe’s vast backccountry.
Throughout the days 4 mile hike we will cross cascading rivers, traverse captivating granite ridge lines and experience beautiful alpine lakes. Upon arrival of our final destination we will setup camp along the shorelines of a peaceful alpine lake. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon swimming, float tubing or fishing. As the sun sets our camp chef will prepare a fine dining outdoor experience amongst the wilderness as the stars come out overhead.
Deli Style Lunch & Homemade Potato Salad
Cajun Marinated Chicken
Wake up to the sun dancing on the waters. Breakfast will be served at 8AM and we’ll be back on the trail by 10:00 AM. Today’s hike will bring us deeper into the backcountry and include several wildlife viewing opportunities. The trail will dive into a barren granite moonscape as we make our way to one of the Largest backcountry lakes in the region.
Upon arrival we will setup camp and offer several activities along the waters edge including: rock climbing, slack lining, fishing and exploring the vast surroundings. At night we will setup telescopes and watch the milky way come to life. With no light pollution the night sky is a spectacle to witness.
Southwest Scramble with Sausage and Corn Bread
Cherry Tomato Couscous Salad and Salami Sandwiches
Dutch Oven Horseradish Pork Loin Roast w/Spicy Apricot Sauce
Long Strides & Wild Rides
We’ll hit the trail and begin our a gradual descent through towering forests, lush vegetation and a multitude of snow fed lakes. The hike will take us through some of Lake Tahoe’s most diverse landscapes, littered with breathtaking vistas along the way.
Upon arrival, our shuttle will whisk us off to the starting trail head for our mountain bike adventure. Outfitted and equipped with mountain bikes we will ride across vast flowering meadows and into the wilderness. Experience amazing single tracks, peaceful forests and adrenaline filled downhill rides. We will reach camp and enjoy the evening amongst the shorelines of a remote wilderness lake. Complete with campfire, tall tales and the night sky above.
Salmon Bagel Bar, Fresh Fruit Salad, Scrambled Eggs
Fresh Taco Salad with Chicken
Grilled Cedar Plank Salmon
Back on the trail by 10AM we’ll mountain bike to our shuttle pick up point and travel North to one of Lake Tahoe’s signature beaches. Upon arrival we will outfit all our guests with kayaks to embark on our next adventure. Leave the shore behind and paddle through crystal clear waters, experience hidden coves, lost beaches and towering rock formations on our way to to the jewel of Lake Tahoe.
Paddle through the mouth of Emerald Bay, beneath glacier carved granite mountains. Bald Eagles and Lake Tahoe’s only island await. We’ll setup camp right on the shores with spectacular views of Emerald Bay. As the sun sets and the stars come to life we’ll take the kayaks out onto the water to experience a Lake Tahoe’s waters at night.
California Creek Blueberry Pancakes
Brick Oven Ciabatta Black Forest Ham Sandwiches and Cucumber Salad
Filet Mignon and Pancetta Pasta
Fun in the Sun
In the morning we’ll break down camp and head over to Fanette Island. Explore the island on land and beneath the water as we provide optional snorkeling gear for our more adventurous guests. Journey across the bay and to one of Lake Tahoe’s vast beaches. Lay out, swim or take a tour of the historic Vikingsholm castle. After a relaxing morning we’ll set out on the kayaks and journey along beautiful shorelines to our final destination Camp Richardson. With the journey over enjoy a ice cold Rum Runner on sandy beaches. You deserve it!
French Toast and Thick Country Bacon
DELICIOUS CAMP CUISINE
Fine dining in Lake Tahoe's Wilderness
We are meticulous about the food we serve on our trips and the way we prepare meals. Our produce is fresh and organic. We carry plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables and all our meats and fish are organic and hand picked. Our guides are spectacular camp chefs and trained in food preparation. Vegan options are available for all our meals.
We provide a variety of beverages including coffee, tea, juices, beer and a selection of California wines.
DATES AND RATES
Tahoe Jack's Five Day Adventures
Tahoe Jack’s Adventure Authority currently has numerous scheduled trips available throughout the summer of 2020. Our standard rates for all 5 day adventures is $1,995. A deposit of $500 per person is required to reserve a space for our extended stay adventures. The balance is due 30 days before departure or in full if there is less than 30 days. You can reserve your trip by calling an adventure adviser at 775-901-3307. There is a 4 person minimum for all adventures. If you have less than 4 people, please call to see if we have already met our minimum. In which case we will accept parties of less than four.
JUNE 23RD – JUNE 27TH
JULY 12TH – JULY 17TH
JULY 19TH – JULY 23RD
AUGUST 1ST – AUGUST 5TH
AUGUST 9TH – AUGUST 13TH
AUGUST 17TH – AUGUST 21ST
* If the dates listed above do not coincide with your schedule please contact us. Chances are we can arrange alternate dates for your group. *
We bring the fun
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
Yourself & Personal Items
We provide just about everything you need for your vacation, including comfortable tents, freshly laundered sleeping bags, personal waterproof backpacks, mountain bikes, fishing gear, kayaks, and other camp essentials. We strive to make the logistics simple and we are always available to help you with planning. This is an easy, hassle free, Lake Tahoe backcountry trip. For more information, lodging options and travel recommendations please feel free to call an adventure adviser .
Fishing in Lake Tahoe is outstanding. You’ll need an California fishing license. You can get one upon arrival in South Lake Tahoe or you can purchase one online below.
Please contact an adventure adviser for more details, questions and booking information regarding Tahoe Jack’s Signature Adventure.
Our adventure advisers are available 7 days a week 8AM-8PM PST