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The Secrets Below, Go Tahoe Underground

February 26, 2013

The majestic beauty of the Sierra is apparent all around.  Residents and visitors alike visit the region for an amazing variety of outdoor and indoor fun.  But did you know that Tahoe has an underground history as well?

Discover Tahoe’s gaming history and more below the slopes and lake.  Gather your friends and family to experience the little-known underground secrets of Tahoe at the historic Cal Neva Tunnel Tour.

Our History Has Depth
Whether you are a fan of Hollywood stars, history, or intrigued with the potential of paranormal activity - you won’t want to miss the tunnel tours.  Learn about the rich past of the Cal Neva Resort and the celebrities who used the tunnels under Tahoe.  Add the tour to your “must-do” list.

When Frank Sinatra purchased the Cal-Neva Lodge in 1960 he created an underground tunnel so he and his famous guests could pass unnoticed between the casino and their cabins.  The list of guests whom used the tunnels reads as a veritable who’s who of 1960 icons….Marilyn Monroe (Cabin #3), Judy Garland, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and even John F. Kennedy.

Cal Neva Tunnel Tours are Thursdays, every hour on the hour from 1pm - 5pm; Friday and Saturday, every hour on the hour from 1 - 5pm and 7pm; and on Sunday, every hour on the hour from 1 - 5pm.  Tickets are $10 per person at the Front Desk (Price includes a 2-for-1 Drink Voucher and 10% discount in the Lakeview Dining Room. No reservations needed; tour times subject to change.

Local Tip:  Enjoy a drink in the famous Circle Bar built in 1937 under the spectacular crystal dome that contains over 7,000 pieces of hand cut German crystal.

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