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Tahoe City, CA
Thursday, April 27, 2017

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...

Winter wonderland on Carson Pass

Carson Pass stands on the crest of the Sierra Nevada south of the Tahoe Basin and tops out at 8,574 feet. During storms, the...

Snowmobile adventures to Mount Watson

The sky was azure blue and the sun was shining bright when I arrived for my first experience on a snowmobile. There is so...

1960 Winter Olympics: Talent & determination 

  Squaw Valley is hosting the Audi FIS Ski World Cup women’s slalom races in March this year. The world’s top professional skiers will be...

Magical Donner Lake

The brilliant blue sky is nearly blinding against the freshly fallen snow surrounding Donner Lake following a barrage of recent winter storms. A snowshoe...

Tranquility of winter paddleboarding

If you're allowing your paddleboard to hibernate through the winter, it's time to consider waking it. Extending your standup paddling season only takes a...

Doug Read

Doug Read is a powerful skier, ice skater, bike rider, builder and wood carver of everything, from the benches and tables at Tahoe Cross...

Diamond Peak: A Lake Tahoe gem

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this winter, Diamond Peak is probably the most overlooked and underrated ski resort in the Tahoe Basin. With an impressive...

Wanderlust tickets on sale

The 2017 Wanderlust Festival at Squaw Valley will be held from July 20 to 23, with tickets now on sale. Inclusive of diverse styles...

Mountainfilm kicks off Alpenglow Mountain Festival

Alpenglow Sports, Tahoe City’s 39-year-old mountain shop, will host the critically acclaimed Telluride Mountainfilm as the kickoff for California’s premier mountain lifestyle event, the...