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High Sierra Waterski School

1850 West Lake Blvd, Sunnyside Marina, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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"wave of a good time"

wen't there to rent jet ski's but I knew my daughter wan't to wakeboard. i'm 59 and failed to even... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
gack
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thomaston, CT
Some issues, but overall good experience

We rented a Ski Nautique boat from them recently. Generally it was a good experience, however, the... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Matt_Hosken
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Los Angeles, California
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Established in 1978, High Sierra Water Ski School is the premier destination for all water sports activities and rentals on Lake Tahoe! Fun for the whole family, we offer jetski rentals, paddleboard rentals, canoe and kayak rentals. Looking to get a quick tow or learn a new watersport? We offer full lessons with a experienced instructor for waterskiing, wakeboardiing, waksurfing and wakeskating. As well as tubing! Just looking to get out on the water? We have a full fleet of rental boats as well as private cruises and charters. With two convenient locations, Sunny Side Restaurant and Marina, and Homewood High and Dry Marina, High Sierra Water Ski School is the starting line for your day at the lake.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1850 West Lake Blvd, Sunnyside Marina, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

wen't there to rent jet ski's but I knew my daughter wan't to wakeboard. i'm 59 and failed to even get up the last time I tried. I was convinced to try again. I wish I could remember the instructers name because he was super.i...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We rented a Ski Nautique boat from them recently. Generally it was a good experience, however, the first boat had some issues where it smelled like burning gear oil so we returned it and got a second boat which was much better. Then we had...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

You can feel that these young dudes think they have the best summer job EVER. Happy and helpful. Prices are reasonable and at least cheaper than other places around the lake

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We have never jet skied before and we're a little anxious. However we were soon reassured by the safety consciousness of all the staff. We had an absolute blast. There are many Jet Ski places around Lake Tahoe however this place is professional, friendly and...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Third year renting boats, instructors from Sierra. Teenagers loved Jackson and grown ups appreciated Jeff and his low-key and very effective teaching. He got me up wake surfing for the first time at 74 years old. Staff is flexible and timely, full of ideas to...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A huge thanks to our awesome instructor, Steve, and staff at the Homewood location! Steve was the most patient, fun instructor! Our 3 kids had never waterskiied before and with his instruction, all got up instantly and couldnt get enough! He even got Mom up...More

Thank Phil V
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We went there for a two hour ride on the lake with Shane. Even though we had an appointment, he was out with someone else and we got started about 30 minutes late. My adult daughter wanted to try wake boarding as none of us...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful and weather and just a classic beautiful ride in Tahoe Lake. It's amazing place to be. Snow peaks around and personal boat ride. It's $165 per hour. You can hire for self drive. And. Driver can also be taking you through,...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We hired both jet skis and motor boat for a day on the lake. The team were friendly and flexible. Highly recommended our teenage boys absolutely loved it !

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Sal is a natural born teacher! He had me (almost 60 y.o.) and my 8 year-old nephew up on skis within minutes of being in the water. He explained in great detail what we would experience and how best to succeed. After several tries, I...More

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