Getting to the Conference

From Reno Tahoe Airport (RNO):

1. North Lake Tahoe Express

  • Book online at or call (833) 709-8080.
    • $99 for one person
    • $70-$55 per person for 2-5 people one way
  • Book as early as possible, at least 24 hours in advance, so they can see if there are others who are traveling in the same time frame.

2. Rent a car by visiting: 

From Sacramento Airport (SMF):

1. Rent a car by visiting: 

Getting Around

Granlibakken is about 1.5 miles from Tahoe City along busy roads. We don't recommend walking!

Free bus service for North Tahoe and Truckee area

Tahoe Area Regional Transit (TART) provides free bus transportation in the North Lake Tahoe and Truckee area. Bus schedules change seasonally and can be found on the TART website or using Google Maps’ public transit directions.

Free in-town rideshare service

Free local on-demand transportation within the greater Tahoe City area (from Tahoma to Dollar Point) is available seasonally with TART Connect. You can arrange a TART Connect pickup in as little as 15 minutes using the TART Connect app (download for iOS or Android) or by calling 530-214-5811.


Most meals are covered in your registration fees. If you are interested in some off-site dining options, consider those mentioned below, or view some more local recommendations

Mountain Slice - 690 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City
Small menu of local fresh handmade dough pizzas and local ice cream. 

Za's Lakefront - 120 Grove Street, Tahoe City
Mountain casual atmosphere with lakeside view. American and Italian fare.

Tahoe Tap Haus - 475 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City
Salads, sandwiches, burgers and more. Local beers and ciders on tap.

For attractions local to North Lake Tahoe, visit the North Lake Visitors Page.

Average Early October Weather

In October nights can cool down to 38°F so make sure to have some extra sweaters and thick jackets. Daytime temperatures however are in the low 60s°F and days still offer 9 hours of daylight - absolutely perfect weather for any kind of outdoor activity such as hiking or mountain biking. There is a very rare chance of snow, so keep checking the weather as the date of the conference approaches. 


Local Stores

CVS - 2 miles from hotel
850 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA

New Moon Natural Foods- .07 miles from hotel
505 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA

Safeway- 2 miles from hotel
850 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA



Tahoe Forest Hospital15 miles from hotel
10121 Pine Ave, Truckee, CA

Tahoe Forest Urgent Care- 1.9 miles from hotel
925 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145

Incline Village Community Hospital - 16.3 miles from hotel
880 Alder Ave, Incline Village, NV