Getting to Granlibakken
On the North Shore of Lake Tahoe
Granlibakken Tahoe is located at 725 Granlibakken Road, Tahoe City, CA 96145. Even though our resort is secluded, it’s also conveniently located and easy to get here. Complimentary parking is available for your vehicle, and there are two EV charging stations on site.
From Sacramento (100 miles)
Take Interstate 80 East toward Reno/North Lake Tahoe. Take Exit 185 for State Highway 89S at the traffic circle. Take the first exit onto CA-89 S. Drive 15 miles to Tahoe City, CA. As you enter Tahoe City take the first exit at the roundabout towards Emerald Bay on 89 South and continue over the bridge. Bear right at the second roundabout and take your first right turn onto Granlibakken Road. Drive one-half mile to the Granlibakken Registration Desk located at the Porte Cochere at the main entrance.
From Southern California
Take I-405 North toward Sacramento. Continue on I-5N. Take exit 522 to merge onto I-80 E toward Reno. Follow the directions listed above from Sacramento to North Lake Tahoe/Granlibakken.
Alternate from Southern California
Take I-5N to 14 N exit toward Lancaster/Palmdale. Turn right on CA-14 and take a slight left at US 395 to Highway 495 to East 14 to US 395 N. Continue to follow US-395 entering Nevada. Turn left at US-50. Turn right at NV-28 entering California. Continue on CA-28/North Lake Blvd to Tahoe City. Turn left at the stop light in Tahoe City onto CA-89 S. Drive one-half mile to Granlibakken Road and turn right. Drive one-half mile to Granlibakken Registration Desk located at the Porte Cochere at the main entrance.
from Reno/Tahoe International Airport (54 miles)
Take Highway 580/395 North on-ramp from the Airport to I-80 West/Sacramento to Exit 185 (Truckee) to CA-89 S to Tahoe City. Follow the directions listed above from Sacramento to North Lake Tahoe/Granlibakken.
Airport Shuttle Service
Shuttle transportation between RNO airport and Granlibakken Tahoe can be arranged with North Lake Tahoe Express. Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance. Book online or call (833) 709-8080.
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.