The Franciscan Lodge is centrally located to many activities people desire when on vacation at Tahoe. We are 15 minutes from World Class ski resorts, who offer a large variety of activities both year round & for all age groups. Winter offers skiing, boarding, ice skating, snowmobiling, dog sledding, tubing or just star gazing & catching snow flakes on your tongue while building a snow man or woman.
Summer offers the simple pleasure of swimming in the crystal waters of Lake Tahoe from our private beach to extreme mountain biking courses, rock climbing, para gliding,sailing,jet skiing,snorkeling,river rafting all within 10 minutes from us. We are North Shore "The quiet side" of Tahoe. But, 24 hour casinos just 3 minutes away. What more can be said.