Backcountry Bikes and Bluegrass at Lost Trail Lodge

As I meandered down the dusty road, I slowly, almost imperceptibly, heard string music floating between the trees in the distance. Was it just...

Climate activist to speak

Squaw Valley Institute presents Earth Guardians youth director Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, who will speak on Aug. 23 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Olympic Valley...

Eldorado National Forest to consolidate visitor centers

The Eldorado National Forest has announced a reorganization of the district due to a smaller workforce with diminishing budgets and a shift to accomplishing...

Exploring Tahoe’s night sky

While Tahoe’s blue skies are enchanting during the day, once night falls, the scattered light of stars and planets against the black sky can...

Emerald pools await at Silver Lake Potholes

Carved deep into polished granite is a chain of emerald pools that cascade sloping rock. These are the Silver Lake Potholes. Along the Silver...

Granite Chief Wilderness | Desolation’s Quiet Northern Neighbor

Like Canada is to the United States, Granite Chief Wilderness is to Desolation Wilderness. Desolation is a place of stunning beauty with countless crystal-clear mountain...

TERC releases State of the Lake report

After a year marked by extreme weather and plunging clarity levels, the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center its annual Tahoe: State of the Lake...

Fire restrictions in effect in Plumas National Forest

Fire restrictions went into effect within the Plumas National Forest on July 21, according to Barbara Drake, Acting Forest Supervisor. Fire Restrictions You may...

Land Trust eyes Frog Lake purchase

The Truckee Donner Land Trust has announced a new campaign to purchase Frog Lake and neighboring parcels, which would open up the pristine lake...

BioBlitz Family Science Day

The fourth annual BioBlitz with Family Activities hosted by Sierra Watershed Education Partnerships is on July 21 at U.C. Berkeley Sagehen Creek Field Station....