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Out & About

  • The risk of thunderstorms

    By Bruce Ajari on August 26, 2015
      By Bruce Ajari ·  The weather this year has been strange. You would not be wrong in saying that we have had much more rain in the spring and summer due to many thunderstorms. Thunderstorms are exciting to watch from the safety of a nice secure location. However, many times, people are caught outdoors during these thunderstorms and exposed […]
  • Graeagle Meadows Golf Course

    By Thomas Lester on August 26, 2015
    By Thomas Lester ·    Graeagle Meadows Golf Course ·  18 Holes | Par 72 Yardage | 6,759-4,526 Slope | 127-112 Rating | 71.8-65.1   Take a splendid 47-mile drive north along highway 89 to Graeagle Meadows Golf Course located in peaceful Graeagle. The Course first opened as 9 holes in 1968 and the back 9 was completed in 1970. […]
  • Wet ‘n’ Dirty

    By The Weekly on August 26, 2015
    Event director Patti Towns enjoys the scenic Flume Trail ride. This event is looking to encourage the weekend recreationalist to take on this unforgettable ride. | Heidi Pesterfield ·  Spectacular views of Lake Tahoe are part of the experience for the first Lake Tahoe’s Most Beautiful Trail Ride. | John Peltier ·  Inaugural Flume Trail ride debuts Lake Tahoe’s Most […]
  • Announcements

    By The Weekly on August 26, 2015
    Courtesy West Shore cafe ·  Compete in ‘I Do’ Dash The West Shore cafe and Homewood Mountain Resort host the I Do Dash mountain race on Aug. 30. Couples looking to get married in the Tahoe area have the opportunity to compete for thousands of dollars of wedding-day prizes. Competitors will test their skills in several events including paddleboarding, obstacle […]
  • Deep water indicating in lakes

    By Bruce Ajari on August 19, 2015
    By Bruce Ajari ·  The use of strike indicators in fly-fishing has caught on with all forms of trout fishing, and it is a technique that may be used in both lakes and rivers as an effective way to catch trout that has made successful anglers of many beginners. A strike indicator is attached to the leader and floats above […]
  • Incline Village Championship Course

    By Thomas Lester on August 19, 2015
    By Thomas Lester ·  Courtesy IVGID ·    18 Holes | Par 72 Yardage | 5,208-7,106 Slope | 127-146 Rating | 68.7-73.9 The Championship Course in Incline Village was built in the summer of 1964, and was the first championship layout in the Tahoe Basin. The Crystal Bay Development Company hired Robert Trent Jones Sr. to carve a mountain layout […]
  • Fishing for Smallmouth Bass

    By Bruce Ajari on August 12, 2015
      By Bruce Ajari ·  Smallmouth bass caught at Prosser Reservoir ·  With local rivers at low flows this year, fishing has been for alternative species. My primary target has been the smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu). Introduced illegally sometime in the late 90s, they have found a home in a number of our local waters including Boca, Prosser, Stampede and […]
  • Nakoma Golf Resort

    By Thomas Lester on August 12, 2015
     By Thomas Lester ·      Courtesy Nakoma Golf Resort · 18 holes | Par 72 Rating | 67-72 Yardage | 4,833-7,015 Slope |128-139 Nakoma Golf Resort originally opened in 1998 under the name The Dragon. It was designed by Robin Nelson and set out to be the most difficult course in the region. When it first opened it played […]
  • Learn about Tahoe Truckee Flyfishers

    By Bruce Ajari on August 5, 2015
    By Bruce Ajari ·  Come out and support the work of the Tahoe Truckee Flyfishers by attending the 31st Annual Barbecue on Aug. 8 at the Truckee River Regional Par from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The barbecue has become the club’s primary fundraiser for the year, and everyone interested in local fly-fishing from beginner to master is welcome to […]
  • The Golf Club at Gray’s Crossing

    By Thomas Lester on August 5, 2015
    By Thomas Lester ·  Courtesy Gray’s Crossing ·  18 holes | Par 72 Yardage | 5,030-7,466 Rating | 63.8-74.7 Slope | 112-143 The Golf Club at Gray’s Crossing offers a fair challenge for all levels of golfers. It was designed in 2007 by Jim Hardy and former PGA Tour-professional Peter Jacobsen. It was originally opened as a private club, but […]