Top 20 Tahoe fall adventures

Fall color is magnificent in the Tahoe Sierra, but it disappears as quickly as it appears. Get out there and explore now to enjoy...

Switchbacks & sunsets on Sawtooth

A powerful late summer thunderstorm rolled through the Truckee River valley on a mid-September afternoon. As I drove through downtown Truckee, the fire department...

Explore the colors of fall

Fall is a fleeting season in the Tahoe Sierra. When it appears, as it has in the last week, it only lasts for a...

Phantom Spires | Getting high on chickenheads

Fall is decidedly the best climbing season, especially in Tahoe. The weather is cool, the rock and rubber grip well and the crowds are...

Fall colors around Lake Tahoe

Tahoe Weekly designer and photographer Mael Passanesi explores the colors of fall in Tahoe. Enjoy the reds, golds, yellow and orange hues of Tahoe’s...

Autumn trails

Once the crowds of summer have left, it’s time to put on your hiking shoes and hit the trail. The weather is still usually...

Enjoying the beauty of beavers

By Tim Hauserman From left, Ted Guzzi, Toogee Sielsch and Dwayne Crenshaw install a third pipe in a pond leveler at the main beaver dam...

Alpine awe in Hope Valley

Just a little over an hour from North Tahoe lies Hope Valley, a spectacular alpine valley surrounded by the high peaks of the Sierra....

Season’s best outings for fall color

While Lake Tahoe is no New England when it comes to fall colors, the bright golds of our aspens and cottonwoods and the rusty...

Fall’s Glorious Display

“In autumn the sun passes lower in the sky every day. When traveling through more atmosphere, red, orange and yellow are more prominent components...