Lake Tahoe

Deepest Point: 1,636 ft
Shoreline: 72 miles
Total Surface Area: 192 square miles
Dimensions: 22 miles long, 12 miles wide
Annual Visitors: 2.7 million people
Sunshine Days: 290 per year
Elevation at Lake Level: 6,223 feet
Average Annual Snowfall: 216 inches (18 feet)

Tahoe is the 11th deepest lake in the world, with 63 streams feeding into it. Only one flows out – the Truckee River. Lake Tahoe’s water never reaches the ocean. It flows into Reno and Pyramid Lake.

Lake Tahoe holds roughly 41 trillion gallons of water. Trillions people. Trillions.

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