Bringing art to the community | Nicole Martin

By Tim Hauserman ·  Kindred is a nonprofit in Truckee providing art classes to local youth started by Nicole Ashton Martin, pictured here with a...

Riding Tahoe singletrack

Truckee resident Jeremy Benson recently released the newest guidebook “Mountain Bike: Tahoe. 50 Select Singletrack Routes.” The book is the first of a new...

Underwater trail opens in Emerald Bay

California State Parks and the Sierra State Parks Foundation have unveiled California’s first Maritime Heritage Underwater Trail located in Lake Tahoe’s Emerald Bay, opening...

Onus Art Projects | Turning trash into treasure

Onus Art Projects owners Adam Robison and Dallas Grate take the discarded and reinvent it into whatever strikes their fancy, whether it be skateboards,...

Squaw Valley’s first season

It was the middle of February 1950, at the new ski resort called Squaw Valley, which was at best, only half finished in almost...

Train car part of 150th celebration

The Nevada State Railroad Museum in Carson City, Nev., is hosting “The Transcontinental Railroad: What a Difference it Made" exhibit as part of the...

150 Years of Railroad Snow Removal

Sierra snows are a continuing challenge to railroad transportation through our high mountains. This is a story of these efforts and the machines used.  Dozens...

Winter Weather Outlook

It’s that time of year again when weather prognosticators are peering into their tea leaves to try and discern what the Storm King has...

Tahoe’s Ghost Ships

Discover the treasures lost beneath the surface of Lake Tahoe at the Tahoe Maritime Museum during “Ghost Ships,” a new exhibit featuring boats that...

Keeping us safe in the mountains | Lel Tone

By Tim Hauserman   Lel, front, teaches proper technique of finding a person swept away by an avalanche during a workshop. | Tim Hauserman   A few years...