Tahoe’s film & foodie season

A decade ago, there were few events to enjoy in the Tahoe Sierra from October until the Christmas holiday each year, making it a...

Tahoe’s fiery fall display

The fall colors are still exploding in fiery bursts of reds and golds, setting the mountainsides ablaze well into mid=October; which is late for...

Fall in Tahoe packed with festival fun

The fall winds are blowing and the leaves are changing as autumn’s hues emerge for a spectacular, although brief, showing. Fall also brings with...

The wonders of fall in Tahoe

One of the many spectacles of fall in the Tahoe Sierra – along of course with the heart-stopping mountainsides awash in color explosions –...

Autumn arrives in Tahoe

The nip in the evening air signals the advent of autumn in the Tahoe Sierra. The emergence of the colors of fall usually come...

Discover Truckee’s historic roots

The Tahoe Sierra is rich with history from early pioneers, miners and timber barons that established settlements throughout the Sierra Nevada. Some sprang up...

Tahoe’s Secret Season no longer a secret

I was reminiscing recently with another long-time local about how the Tahoe Sierra used to be nearly devoid of people and activities after the...

Tahoe’s summer is far from over

Take it from someone who has lived here for decades – Tahoe’s summer is far, far, far from over. Labor Day kicks off what...

Tahoe’s wildflower explosion

It’s late August and in the higher elevations amid still-lingering patches of snow that may never fully melt this year, wildflowers are emerging in...

Tahoe’s butterfly invasion

The Tahoe Sierra has seen tens of thousands of butterflies swarming the region. They are on the trails, in the meadows, and I’ve even...