Trail building in Tahoe

Trails provide a roadway into the back country of the Tahoe Sierra. From the easy hike to Meeks Creeks Falls in Meeks Bay to backpacking the Tahoe Rim Trail, the trail systems provide access...

Tackle the Tahoe Summer Bucket List

Skiing on Memorial Day Weekend? Yep. It’s definitely a great way to kick off Tahoe’s summer season. In fact, we not only have skiing over Memorial Day, but there’s skiing and riding until July...

Celebrate the Transcontinental Railroad

Celebrating the Transcontinental Railroad I’ve lived in Tahoe for nearly 20 years and have had the great fortune to have worked in journalism during that time, which has afforded me the opportunity to explore much...

A jam-packed season of Tahoe events

The first hints of spring flowers are beginning to emerge after a long winter season of snowfall, and while the snow is melting fast along the shores of Big Blue, the lifts are still...

Spring into Tahoe fun

What a difference a few weeks make. The snow is still coming, but spring has brought with it bright, sunny, fun-filled days. The conditions are epic, the snowpack is so deep it’s mindboggling, the...

Spring skiing in Tahoe

The calendar may say its Spring, but it will be a while before we’ll be seeing flowers in the Tahoe Sierra. Pummeled for most of the winter by snowstorm after snowstorm that has put...

Tahoe surpasses 500 inches

I thought it was an impressive feat a few weeks ago when we started to surpass the 400-inch milestone in the Tahoe Sierra in mid-February (the average annual snowfall is 409 inches). But, then,...

Tahoe snow approaches 400 inches

The snow is falling steadily outside my office window again as we prepare to send this edition to the press on Feb. 15, with yet another snowstorm at our door expected to bring a...

Tahoe Weekly turns 37

Thirty-seven years ago, the late David Mogilefsky published the first edition of “North Tahoe Week” on Feb. 18, 1982, declaring “Don’t Nobody Bring Me No Bad News” as the slogan of the magazine (you...

Tahoe a winter wonderland

The weather – or more specifically when the next snowstorm will be – is a constant point of discussion for locals and visitors alike. You can’t go into a local coffee shop or bar,...