Lake Tahoe Production

Lake Tahoe Scouting | Lake Tahoe Permitting | Lake Tahoe Water Safety | Lake Tahoe Production

Big Blue Adventure, LLC  is a broad based production company located in North Lake Tahoe, California. In addition to owning and operating many top flight endurance events we’re behind the scenes at others.

We can provide your event or production with a wide range of services, gear and staff. No project is too big or too small. Corporate events, commercials, film and special events. Also, doing business as Seventh Wave Productions and Reno Tahoe Productions.


Partial Client List

Partial Event List

Production Management:

With over 25+ years of production and operations management experience, we will make sure that your production runs smoothly.

Production Coordination:

Organized and efficient coordination with the various aspects of production: Communication, meetings, contracts, movements of crew and equipment, remote locations, problem solving, and troubleshooting.

Production Crew:

We have an extensive network of professional and quality contacts; production managers, production assistants, photographers, camera operators, sound, grips, gaffers, etc.

Location Management and Scouting:

Location management for your film, television, commercial, video or print production.  We can secure all permits, permissions, and take care of all the logistics. Any location, all seasons. We will find the best location for your production. We have extensive knowledge of the Lake Tahoe area. Unique, remote, and original locations, all seasons, permitting and many locations on file.


Years of experience in the successful permitting of public and private land and facilities.

  • USDA
    • Eldorado National Forest
    • Humboldt Toiyabe National Forest
    • Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
    • Tahoe National Forest
    • Willamette National Forest
  • California State Parks
  • California Tahoe Conservancy
  • Nevada State Parks
  • East Bay Regional Parks, California
  • US Coast Guard
  • Placer County, CA
  • Eldorado County, CA
  • Nevada County, CA
  • Washoe County, NV
  • Nevada Department of Transportation
  • California Department of Transportation
  • California Highway Patrol
  • Nevada Highway Patrol


Commercial, media, corporate, events and more. Huge stock library featuring the Reno Tahoe area available for online viewing. Extensive list of published photographs and referrals are available upon request.


  • Generators
  • Tents
  • Trailers
  • Sound equipment
  • Grip & Lighting
  • Cameras
  • Timing
  • Truss

Water Safety:

  • Personal Water Craft (PWC’s) for rental
  • Certified Divers
  • Year of experience providing water safety for all types of on water events
    • Triathlon
    • Special projects
    • Swims
    • Kayak and SUP

Additional Services:

  • Budgeting: Create a realistic budget and timeline for your event
  • Building Brand Awareness: Letting the public know about your event or product to create awareness year after year.
  • Event Consulting & Development: Develop and implement goals, strategies and objectives associated with your event.
  • Event Design, Production and Management: Create the atmosphere, layout, branding, staffing, and execution.
  • Event Staffing: Provide experience and reliable staff for ensure success of your event.
  • Land Use, Permitting, Insurance: Work with local agencies to ensure that all permitting and insurance work is submitted in a timely and correct manner:
  • Marketing: Spearhead a diverse and effective campaign to create maximum awareness about your event through direct response marketing options.
  • Media Services: Design and creation of multi-media tools.
  • Merchandising and Sampling: T-Shirts, hats, and bumper sticks-all important parts of branding your event for years to come.
  • Public Relations: Targeted public relations campaign, awarness campaign, familiarization tours, press & news releases.
  • Security: Working with local police and security firms to secure your event. Crowd control.
  • Sound & Lighting: All mechanical aspects of enhancing your event.
  • Sponsor & VIP Hospitality: Creation and staffing for VIP functions and activities.
  • Television Production
  • Timing: Professional event timing; skiing/running/triathlon/paddling/cycling/swimming, etc.

ASA Properties
Bell Sports
Blue Ridge Outdoors
Boston Consulting
California International Sports Foundation
City of Concord
City of Napa
City of Oakland
Clif Bar
Comcast Spectacor
Deschutes Brewery
Eppies Great Race
Fila USA
Galeforce Inc.
Great Mall of The Bay Area
Harbinger, Inc
K2 Corporation
Karhu USA Inc.
Lake Tahoe Marathon
Lifetime Fitness/ LEADVILLE 100
Mendocino Brewery
Mission Hockey
National Geographic
NHL Enterprises, Inc.
NHL Players Association
North Lake Tahoe Resort Association
Northstar at Tahoe
Numa Sport Optics
Oakland A’s
Oakland Skates
Oshman’s Sporting Goods
Oxygen Inline Skates
Power Food Inc.
R.W. Knudsen
Reno Sparks Convention and Visitors Bureau
Roces Inc.
Rollerblade Inc.
San Jose Rhinos
Sea Otter Classic
Sierra Designs
Sports & Fitness Publishing
Sports Basement
Squaw Valley USA
Team Unlimited
Tour of California
World Triathlon Corporation/IRONMAN/IRONGIRL
XTERRA America Tour
YMCA Albany/Berkeley

Albany Berkeley Roller Hockey League
Aloha Classic
Amgen Tour of California
ASA Pro Tour
Big Blue Waterman Challenge
Big Mountain Extreme Tour
Concord Cup
Donner Lake Triathlon
ESPN X Games
ESPN X Trials
Great Trail Race
Grundig World Cup
Inline Challenge Series
IRONMAN Lake Tahoe
IRONMAN Oceanside
King of the Waves
Lake Tahoe Marathon
Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim
Lake Tahoe Triathlon
Leadville Tahoe Trail 100
Mission Roller Hockey Tournament Series
NHL All-star Weekend
Oakland A’s Fan Appreciation Festival
Oakland Skates Fan Day
San Jose Rhinos Fan Day
Sea Otter Classic
Tahoe Trail Running Series
Thunderbird Paddleboard Race
Truckee Marathon
Sierra Open Water Swim Series
Ultimate Goal Invitational
XTERRA Lake Tahoe
XTERRA Tahoe City
XTERRA World Championship