Forest Service purchases Forni Meadows

The Eldorado National Forest has completed the purchase of Forni Meadows, adding 835-acres of ecologically valuable and historically significant land to an area adjacent...

Plumas OSV open houses rescheduled

Two open houses have been rescheduled for the Plumas National Forest Over-snow Vehicle Use Designation Project. The new dates are Jan. 8 in Quincy...

Comment period extended for Plumas snowmobile plan

The comment period for the Plumas National Forest Over-snow Vehicle Use Designation Project has been extended, with a new comment period end date of...

Take survey on West Shore access issues

A survey on traffic, parking and public access issues along Lake Tahoe’s West Shore is now open through Aug. 5. The survey is part of...

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...

It Takes a Village to Build a Trail

The next time you’re cruising down a perfectly sculpted trail with crystal-clear views of Lake Tahoe in the distance, take a moment to silently...

Plumas snowmobile Comment Period Extended

Plumas National Forest Service officials have extending the comment period for the Plumas National Forest Over-Snow Vehicle Use Designation Project until Jan. 24, 2019,...

No boundaries at Sugar Bowl

At 1,200 acres with 1,500 vertical feet, Sugar Bowl may seem like one of the smaller resorts in California, but its open boundary policy...

More snowmobile parking eyed at Little Truckee Summit

The Sierraville Ranger District of the Tahoe National Forest is Forest is seeking comments on the Little Truckee Summit Parking Area Improvement Project Preliminary...

You Can’t Park Here: Back-country skiers lament loss of West Shore parking

By Jenn Sheridan Back-country enthusiasts have long used dirt pullouts along local highways to access prime skiing locations like this spot on the West Shore....