49.3 F
Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Hike into History | Cascade Lake & Falls

Summer may be getting long in the tooth, but after the wettest winter of record some streams and waterfalls are still running strong. By...

Mountain Meadows Massacre, Part I

America’s overland emigration trails in the 1840s and 1850s were rife with danger. Families moving to California or Oregon fell victim to disease, injury,...

James Beckwourth: From slave to mountain man, Part II

Despite a reputation for extravagant storytelling, one thing seems certain: frontiersman James Pierson Beckwourth, an intrepid trapper, trader and explorer, was one of a...

Adventures of James Beckwourth

James P. Beckwourth was a master teller of tall tales about his life and adventures. But when it comes to his exploits, even after...

Making movies in the Tahoe Sierra: Part II

More than 125 Hollywood movies have been filmed in the Lake Tahoe-Truckee region over the past 100 years. Starting in the early 20th Century,...

Expansive views from Donner Peak

The Donner Summit Historical Society calls it the most important historical square mile in California — and they’re probably right. Donner Pass is where...

Making movies in the Tahoe Sierra: Part I

Lake Tahoe sparkles in the sun 500 miles north of Hollywood. However, world-class movie making in the Truckee-Tahoe region goes back more than 100...

Eccentrics of Lake Tahoe: Part II

Since the 1860s, Lake Tahoe has attracted unique and unusual characters, independent thinkers and entrepreneurs. Some made a living by providing services for tourists...

Eccentrics of Lake Tahoe: Part I

Dating back to the 1860s, Lake Tahoe has attracted unique and unusual characters, independent thinkers and entrepreneurs. Like today, some made a living by...

Explore history of Cave Rock on East Shore hike

The jutting promontory of Cave Rock on U.S. Route 50 between Zephyr Cove and Glenbrook, Nev., is a signature geologic feature that you see...

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Tahoe City, CA
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