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Exploring Gardner Mountain in Lake Tahoe

Tammy Emineth
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Gardner Mountain is a peaceful Lake Tahoe neighborhood offering that just right blend of residential community and mountain lifestyle. Located less than a mile from "the Y" (what locals call the intersection of Highway 50 and Lake Tahoe Boulevard), Gardner Mountain residents can access the in-town amenities like shopping and restaurants within minutes. Gardner Mountain is tucked in next to a wooded hillside that provides a peaceful, rural atmosphere that feels like being far from everything, without actually being far away from any of Lake Tahoe's conveniences. Access all the best parts of Lake Tahoe easily from this ideally located community, whether on foot, with a bike, or in a car.

Things to Do near Gardner Mountain

Camp Richardson, one of Lake Tahoe's most popular resorts and marinas, is near enough to Gardner Mountain to be accessed with an easy bike ride. You can also easily travel from your home in Gardner Mountain to Pope Beach, Baldwin Beach, or Kiva Beach (Lake Tahoe's dog-friendly beach). Whether you are looking for a primary residence or a vacation home, Gardner Mountain will offer access to everything you love about the area.
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The famous Emerald Bay, one of the world's most photographed places, is also just a few minutes away. Take a scenic hike to enjoy the breathtaking views, or get out on the water by canoe or kayak.

Under a mile away is what Lake Tahoe locals call restaurant row, with a long list of choices for dining out whether you are in the mood for something quick and casual or a fine dining experience. There are also multiple grocery stores, pharmacies, and other conveniences available within minutes of Gardner Mountain.

For unforgettable dining in a classic Lake Tahoe setting, consider the waterfront Beacon Bar & Grill at Camp Richardson. Enjoy a signature cocktail while watching the sunset at the lake, or stay a while for a delicious dinner to find out why they consistently win the "Best of Lake Tahoe" awards.

Schools near Gardner Mountain

Students who live in Gardner Mountain are supported by Lake Tahoe Unified School District, a district that has a great reputation for student success. South Lake Tahoe High School is located at the top of the hill in Gardner Mountain. There are also some private and charter schools in the area to provide alternative education solutions, in addition to a community college just a short drive away.

Gardner Mountain Real Estate

Homes in Gardner Mountain number over 350, with a variety of architectural styles that include classic Lake Tahoe cabins, ranch-style homes, and large contemporary houses. No two homes in Gardner Mountain are identical. A typical lot in Gardner Mountain is between 5,000 and 10,000 square feet, with homes ranging widely in size on these spacious lots. A small selection of parcels over an acre are also present in the community. This highly desirable community has something for everyone, with a diverse range of sizes, styles, and price points represented.

The next time you're traipsing around Lake Tahoe, check out Gardner Mountain.

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