60.9 F
Tahoe City, CA
Saturday, June 24, 2017

2015 drought impact to our fishery

By Bruce Ajari ·   There is no flow coming out of Lake Tahoe into the Truckee River at the Tahoe City dam.  The winter of 2014-15...

Truckee River gates open. Snowpack 179% of average

The 2016-17 winter season will be one for the books – ski areas have been pummeled with snow, Lake Tahoe has risen to above...

Stash the trash · Simple steps can protect bears, humans

Bears, raccoons and other wildlife in search of an easy meal are increasingly visiting residential areas in the Tahoe-Truckee region. It may not always...

Majesty of Tahoe’s bald eagles

We saw the first bald eagle gently glide above our heads at Lake Forest Beach just 15 minutes into our three-hour stint volunteering at...

Protecting nature’s dam builders · Sherry Guzzi

Last summer I noticed that a beaver dam had been constructed across the Truckee River above the River Ranch rapids (visit TheTahoeWeekly.com for the...

Monster goldfish found in Tahoe ditch

Local kids in the Head Start program in Kings Beach found an unusually large goldfish lying dormant in a muddy, icy drainage ditch off...

Wildflowers, waterfall on high-country hike

Story & photos by Jamie Wanzek ·  A view of Lake Tahoe at the beginning of the hike ·  5 miles round-trip Easy to moderate Hike starts at...

Sharing a love of the outdoors – Sarah Scott & Robin McElroy

Story by Jenn Sheridan & Photography by Mael Passanesi ·  It’s not every day that a dream opportunity pops up. So when Robin McElroy saw...

Maria Mircheva

The best way to make the world a better place is to improve your own neck of the woods. And that is exactly what...

Rock art · Petroglyphs of Donner Summit

If you drive up Old Highway 40 about 2.5 miles from the west end of Donner Lake, there is a pull-off on the left...

Weather

Tahoe City, CA
fog
60.9 ° F
77 °
48.2 °
100%
0.4mph
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