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Tim Hauserman

Tim Hauserman
Tim Hauserman wrote the official guidebook to the Tahoe Rim Trail, as well as “Monsters in the Woods: Backpacking with Children” and the children’s book “Gertrude’s Tahoe Adventures in Time.” Most of the year he writes on a variety of topics, but you will find him in the winter teaching cross-country skiing and running the Strider Gliders program at Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area. He has lived in Tahoe since he was a wee lad and loves to be outdoors road and mountain biking, hiking, paddleboarding, kayaking and cross-country skiing. 

Freel Peak | Bagging Tahoe’s tallest

Tucked high above South Lake Tahoe sits Freel Peak at 10,881 feet, Tahoe’s loftiest mountain. It’s mostly treeless top was originally known as Bald...

Trails and Vistas | Becoming one with art, nature

One of the region’s truly unique, can’t-miss events are the annual Trails and Vistas Art Hikes. The art hikes are an opportunity to enjoy...

Panoramic vistas along Donner Lake Rim Trail

When the Donner Lake Rim Trail is complete in a few years, hikers and mountain bikers will be able to explore over granite benches...

Waist-high wildflowers at Meiss Meadows

When I’m itching for an amazing display of wildflowers, the trail between Carson Pass and Showers Lake on the Pacific Crest Trail/Tahoe Rim Trail...

All Aboard ‘Safari Rose’

To truly experience Lake Tahoe, every visitor should get onto the lake. While Tahoe is beautiful to gaze at from the shoreline, there is...

Dramatic views to Snow Valley Peak

Looking for a strenuous summer workout that brings you to spectacular views of Lake Tahoe, but without the massive crowds that you find on...

Hiking at Echo Lakes

Over the years I’ve hiked on the trail out of Echo Lakes about a half dozen times and each visit was memorable. There was the...

Peter Fain

I was competing in the Billy Dutton Uphill Race a number of years ago, gasping for breath when I saw a tall man with...

Waves of wildflowers at Ward Creek

Tahoe visitors and locals alike tend to focus on the best-known adventures when they think of enjoying Tahoe’s outdoors. They ride the Flume Trail,...

Family playground at Taylor Creek

A trip to Taylor Creek makes for a fun introduction to Lake Tahoe for families with young children, but it’s also an enjoyable place...


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