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Tahoe is derived from the Washoe word “da ow” for lake.

According to Tahoe South: Even the name ‘Lake Tahoe’ is from the Washoe, or at least its origin is before we garbled it up. The word ‘Tahoe’ is the result of a mispronunciation of the first two syllables of the Washoe’s word – Da ow a ga – which translates to “edge of the lake.”

Lake Tahoe is North America’s largest alpine lake. The only lakes larger in size in the USA are the Great Lakes.

Google Maps
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2021 Wild Fires
Tahoe Residents Flee Wildfire

Headlines
Divers at Lake Tahoe finish shoreline cleanup, 25K pounds of trash later
Nature takes a beating from a different kind of tourist in Tahoe
Scientists detect microplastics in Lake Tahoe for the first time
https://knpr.org/knpr/2017-08/lake-tahoe-continues-warming-trend
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The Washoe: The First People of Lake Tahoe
Public workshop on Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park’s general management plan
Lake Tahoe eco-Tips

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Elsewhere on the web
yourtahoeplace.com
tahoeculture.com
tahoebonanza.com
ivgid.org
skiheavenly.com
tahoesouth.com

Wikipedia
Lake Tahoe
Tahoe National Forest

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