In this Issue

August 16 to 22, 2018 | August time for high-country adventures

The best way to beat the summer heat of August is to spend lots of time on Big Blue and other lakes and rivers...

Out & About

Trail work complete at Black Wall

The Truckee Donner Land Trust and its partners have completed significant improvements to the trail to the Black Wall climbing area, ensuring the trail...

Arts & Culture

Expressive Artist Jean Fournier

Jean Fournier believes she was fortunate to have parents who exposed her to arts and culture. Her mother was a dancer and her father...

Music Scene

Backcountry Bikes and Bluegrass at Lost Trail Lodge

As I meandered down the dusty road, I slowly, almost imperceptibly, heard string music floating between the trees in the distance. Was it just...

Charlie Puth

Poor Man’s Whiskey

Victor Wooten Trio

Local Flavor

Grass Roots | Four decades of local love and well-being

How does a local businessowner remain relevant through decades of cultural, environmental and political change? By always listening to his customers, of course. “We see...

Food Hub fund drive

When Wine Goes Bad

Cucumber Dill Soup

Explore Tahoe

Jedediah Smith: Adventures of a Mountain Man

Nearly 200 years ago in 1824, a small contingent of American mountain men blazed a trail across the Continental Divide and through the formidable...