Lake Tahoe rests on the border between California and Nevada, and is one of the treasures of the American natural landscape. It has been enchanting visitors for as long as people can remember, thanks to the glistening blue depths of the lake. Yet, the surroundings mountains are also part of what makes it so special, and make for the perfect location to come on a serene mountain retreat. When you’re here, make sure to choose a secluded mountain rental to stay in for the duration of your time away; one that places you in the heart of nature. Head to Northstar California to ski down mountainsides when the skies open up, and follow the trails that lead up to Mount Tallac. Here, you can catch stunning mountain views which stretch into the horizon.