There’s no end to the interesting Lake Tahoe information out there! Here’s a handful of fun facts about North America’s largest mountain lake to get you started and “peak” your curiosity.
|Lake Tahoe’s Age||Two million years (give or take a few thousand), among the world’s 20 oldest lakes.|
|Water in an Inch of Lake Tahoe||One inch of Lake Tahoe equals about 3.33 billion gallons of water.|
|Deepest Point in Lake Tahoe||1,645 ft. in Crystal Bay, NV. The Empire State Building wouldn’t break the surface.|
|Lake Tahoe Tap Water||Named the best-tasting drinking water in the U.S.|
|Visitors to Lake Tahoe||About 2.7 million people per year come to Lake Tahoe.|
|Lake Tahoe Monster||Some say a prehistoric creature like Scotland’s Nessie lives in the lake. Most recent sighting: 1972.|