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Tahoe City, CA
Friday, October 20, 2017

Paddling on Lake Tahoe & Donner Lake

Story & photos by Tim Hauserman  Pristine views from Hurricane Bay ·  One of the best ways to enjoy the lakes of the Sierra is to...

The ultimate summer bucket list

Memorial Day Weekend signals the beginning of summer in Tahoe and Truckee. Bright, sunny days and fresh, mountain air beckon all to enjoy all...

Season’s best outings for fall color

By Tim Hauserman   Explore Brockway Summit above Truckee and Kings Beach | Bayard Langsdale “Why not get some exercise while leaf peeping by getting on a...

The changing seasons of Page Meadows

By Tim Hauserman ·      The grasshoppers are flying again in Page Meadows. For me, riding my bike through the waves of flying insects is as...

Alpine awe in Hope Valley

By Tim Hauserman The Carson River flows through Hope Valley. | Tim Hauserman “In just the first mile or two though, you can get a quick...

Standing on top of the world on Mt. Tallac

Photos & story by Jenn Sheridan ·  Standing tall at 9,735 feet with a recognizable cross of snow defining its presence even after a dry...

The allure of Desolation Wilderness

    Just to the west of Lake Tahoe lies Desolation Wilderness, a place of polished granite and shimmering mountain lakes. It’s a true backpacker’s paradise:...

Heart-pumping hike to Rubicon Peak

  Story & photos by Michelle Allen   Dustin Phelan stands atop Rubicon Peak. Moderate to strenuous 2,200 feet elevation gain 4.3 miles round-trip In search of a challenging, but rewarding...

Magical tromp to Loch Leven Lakes

Just a short drive from Donner Summit sits the Loch Leven Lakes trail, where a 4-mile walk will bring you to the highest of...

Summer’s best swimming holes

Story & photos by Tim Hauserman ·  Paradise Lake provides some of the same jumping-off-granite-into-cool-waters joy that you will find in Desolation Wilderness ·  There is...


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