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Winter Wellness at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California, has introduced new wellness offerings to its roster that are inspired by the magical winter season in Lake Tahoe. Guests can enjoy the Mountain Mindfulness Package, the Winter Wellness Experience, CBD oil and balm spa treatment enhancements, and additional seasonal spa treatments and fitness classes that promote health and wellness.

Located in the gorgeous forests of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is continuously touted as a top wellness destination in Northern California.

Located in the gorgeous forests of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is continuously touted as a top wellness destination in Northern California. This winter season, the resort welcomes guests to escape the bustle of everyday life and enjoy a relaxing mountain detox. Couples and families alike can recharge by lounging at one of the resort’s 10 public fireplaces, nourishing the body with healthy menu items including Chia Pudding, Avocado Egg Toast and fresh-pressed juices from California Juice Co., getting pampered with a rejuvenating seasonal spa treatment, participating in rotating fitness classes, and enjoying tasteful holiday shopping in The Village at Northstar and downtown Truckee.

The resort’s new spa and wellness offerings include:

Winter Wellness Experience

This four-hour wellness ritual begins with a 15-minute outdoor guided meditation, awakening the senses with crisp and refreshing mountain air. Then, while overlooking the pine trees, dive into 30 minutes of guided gentle stretch, followed by the signature 90-minute Journey Through the Forest treatment, which is designed to release deep stress and tension while stimulating the immune system through doses of forest air combined with a blend of native essential oils. The treatment includes full body exfoliation, full body massage and a private soak. Then, guests will break for nourishment with a specially-curated menu focused on health and wellness, including a rejuvenating beverage of choice. Lastly, the experience concludes with a 90-minute Ultimate Radiance and Renewal Facial that restores the skin’s vitality and reveals a bright, smooth and radiantly youthful-looking complexion. The treatment includes brush cleanse, skin radiance mask, age-defying crystal massage, lifting mask, and scalp massage.

CBD Oil & Balm Enhancements

Perfect after a long day on the mountain, these new add-on enhancements to any spa treatment helps restore body aches with CBD oil and muscle/joint balm.

Warming Winter Scrub, Wrap & Massage

After a day on the slopes, rejuvenate with this invigorating salt scrub featuring coffee, almond oil, and warming essential oils. The experience continues with a relaxing body wrap with a soothing blend of aloe vera and a rich shea body butter. As you rest, the scalp is massaged while your skin absorbs a healthy, radiant glow. This treatment is then followed by a full body massage.

 Cinnamon Maple Body Treatment

Treat yourself to a full body scrub of organic maple syrup, cinnamon, and sugar that leaves the skin deliciously soft and smooth. The scrub is followed by a customized massage using warm shea butter.

 Tahoe Tree of Life

Restore your body and mind with an aromatic salt soak using indigenous stones from beautiful Lake Tahoe to melt away tension and leave you feeling warm and revitalized. The treatment includes foaming salt soak and hot stone massage.