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Monday, April 24, 2017

Reno’s effort inspired Squaw Valley Olympics

The Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition is working hard to land the 2026 Winter Games for the Tahoe Sierra region. They’re not alone in...

Nina MacLeod

Her remarkable endurance and spirit at age 77 are what Nina MacLeod would simply call Norwegian. She’s had four major surgeries in five years,...

1 Day: 6 Tahoe resorts

Editor’s Note: Long-time Tahoe Weekly readers recently undertook the challenge to ski at six Tahoe ski resorts in a single day and shared their...

Myths about avalanche danger

After one of the biggest snow seasons in recent history, the Lake Tahoe Basin is blanketed in white giving powder hounds and back-country enthusiasts...

There’s no camping like snow camping

Camping in winter should not be a suffer fest. At least that's what I hoped when I planned to join the Tahoe Rim Trail...

Bonnie Zellers

While studying nursing at University of Nevada, Reno, Bonnie Zellers happened to take a rock-climbing class as one of her electives, which led to...

Science of snow | Forecasting avalanche conditions

“Know before you go” is the mantra of the Sierra Avalanche Center (SAC), an important resource for the back-country community. The organization, started in...

Accessing Tahoe’s public lands

The 2016-17 season has been one of the largest snow seasons Lake Tahoe has experienced in years as Tahoe ski resorts have reported anywhere...

Skibikes open downhill possibilities

If gliding down a ski slope while in a seated position piques your interest or the prospect of biking during winter without peddling fat...

First-person experiences in the back country

The Tahoe Weekly has been covering the ongoing issues with back-country access and parking throughout the Tahoe Basin since fall 2015. Back-country skiers recently...