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Tahoe City, CA
Sunday, April 23, 2017

Elissa Slanger

Elissa Slanger is a pioneer in the ski industry, a woman clearly ahead of her time. She created the first women’s ski program at...

Tahoe extends 2017 ski season

Epic snowfalls throughout the Tahoe Sierra has brought more than 34 feet of powder to ski resorts through the region, prompting many ski areas...

World Cup returns to Squaw Valley

The excitement is palpable in Tahoe as the Audi FIS Ski World Cup returns to Squaw Valley from March 9 to 12. The event marks the...

Crossing the line

On a beautiful, bluebird morning I stood on top of Granite Chief at Squaw Valley. To the east, the slopes of Squaw Valley reach...

Bringing skiing back to Spooner Lake

I skate skied along the shore of Spooner Lake, floated across Spooner Meadows and finished with a gentle climb up the Railroad Grade. My...

1969 Squaw World Cup: Storms & shooting stars 

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows will be hosting the FIS World Cup women’s slalom races on March 10 and 11. The biggest names in professional...

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...