Free Fishing Day for Kids

South Lake Tahoe Moose Lodge is hosting the 16th annual Kids’ Fishing Derby on Sept. 22 at Lake Baron in Tahoe Paradise Park. The...

The thrill of the catch

There I was, 10 years old and perched on the edge of a small pond at the Tahoe Trout Farm holding a fishing pole...

Deciphering Big Blue: One Fish at a Time

Lake Tahoe is one of the most intensively instrumented bodies of water in the world, constantly monitored by an intricate network of sensors that...

Exploring historic Markleeville

On a hilltop above the quaint town of Markleeville, a century-old schoolhouse stands proud. Preserved in white, the structure appears timeless under a sapphire...

Kids Fishing Derby

South Lake Tahoe Optimist Club is hosting the annual Free Fishing Derby Day at Sawmill Pond on June 1 from 8 to 11 a.m....

Lake Tahoe’s 2019 Boating Season

New boating safety programs are coming online at Lake Tahoe for the summer of 2019, according to the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA). Additional enforcement...

Festival smells fishy

Celebrate the annual fall migration of the Kokanee salmon during the Fall Fish Fest at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center on Oct. 6 and...

Chinese Catfish Pond: Mountain Myth?

If you live in or visit the Tahoe Sierra long enough, you’ll hear just about every far-fetched scheme or story imaginable. For a long...

Echo Lakes Gateway to Desolation Wilderness

There are many spectacular hikes in the Tahoe Sierra, but the trail to Lower and Upper Echo Lakes is the only one I’m aware...

Kids’ fishing fun

The annual Kids Fishing Derby sponsored by the Rotary Club of Truckee will be held on June 16 at the Coldstream pond behind Donner...