Truckee River, Dollar Creek trails open

One trail was spruced up and reopened and one was newly opened in the North Tahoe/Truckee region, adding to the Resort Triangle, the focus...

Carson-Iceberg Wilderness | Land of high peaks & deep canyons

Carson-Iceberg Wilderness, which lies less than an hour south of Lake Tahoe, is a land of high peaks, deep canyons and sparkling mountain streams....

Find Yourself in the Lost Sierra | Sardine Lakes & Sierra Buttes

There’s a magical synergy to the Lost Sierra where a spectacular wonderland of mountain peaks, glaciated lake basins and historic California Gold-Rush towns combine...

Hole in the Ground | High-Country Mountain Biking

It feels like the first day of fall as we ready our bikes at the Castle Peak trailhead in early September. A few stray,...

Washoe Golf Course

Reno in the fall; one of my favorite settings for golf. The trees have turned yellow and orange, leaves swirling ‘round in the wind,...

Corral Night Ride

The Corral Night Ride on Oct. 13 is a chance to gather your craziest mountain biking friends, don your best Halloween costume and test...

Hike in Lower Carpenter Valley

Truckee Donner Land Trust hosts a guided hike in the Lower Carpenter Valley on Oct. 13 and 14. Enjoy a docent-led, 5+-mile hike on...

In Search of Tahoe’s Big Trees

In a brilliant victory for nature nerds everywhere, 10 years ago the U.S. Forest Service put out a Lake Tahoe Basin Big Tree Register...

Enter the Labyrinth | Dark Adventures on Black Wall

Black Wall. The massive cliff looms above us as Matt Pietras and I pull off the road below. We sit in the truck for...

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...