Exploring the Eastern Sierra

Apricot mallows in bloom among the volcanic outcroppings at Alabama Hills. Three-year-old Anikin Allen gets up close with the wildflowers at Death Valley National Park,...

Unwind on the coast

Next to Tahoe, Carmel and Monterey are my favorite places. In fact, I’ve already told my family that I’ll be retiring there one day....

Reno Rodeo’s Centennial

The Reno Rodeo is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019 and the Nevada Historical Society is tipping its cap to the city’s longest running...

Blaze the trail at Art + Ag

The art and agriculture communities of Plumas and Sierra counties and Sierra County Arts Council are hosting the annual Sierra Valley Art + Ag...

Vigilante Hanging in Reno

In the second half of the 19th Century, vigilante activism was common throughout the West. During the 1850s, businessmen in San Francisco organized vigilance...

Take a (historical) hike

Hikers can explore the most historically significant square mile in California on Sept. 15 and 16 in the 26th annual Donner Party Hikes. There...

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout re-released in Tahoe

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Lahontan National Fish Hatchery Complex, for the first time, have stocked Pilot Peak Lahontan cutthroat trout into their...

Coastal charm in Carmel

The rugged coastal mountains of the Monterey region are home to some of the finest wines in California, where winemakers work the land to...

Explore Carson’s mountain bike trails

The ski season is melting away, but not fast enough for many mountain bikers and hikers who are chomping at the bit to get...

Explore Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta is a great option for a quick, fall escape from the Tahoe Basin, and the drive to get there is an adventure...