$14.7 million needed to protect Olympic Meadow

Efforts to protect Olympic Meadow Preserve are $1 million closer thanks to recent Transient Occupancy Tax funds awarded by Placer County to the Truckee...

East Shore bike trail opens

The new Tahoe East Shore Trail recently opened to non-motorized bicycle and foot traffic. MAP The 3-mile path between southern Incline Village, Nev., and Sand Harbor...

New Signs for Meyers park

Tahoe Paradise Park in Meyers, in partnership with the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science, recently unveiled new interpretive signs along the Lake Baron Loop...

Waterfalls & vistas at Van Sickle

Van Sickle Bi-State Park is one of the newer recreation areas at Lake Tahoe; it was established in 1989. At that time, Jack Van...

Outdoor Family Movies

Tahoe City Parks and Recreation and Tahoe City Downtown Association present Lakeside Movie Series. Enjoy summer evenings on Commons Beach watching free, PG-rated movies...

Speedboat Beach improvements coming this summer

Long-awaited improvements to visitor amenities at popular Speedboat Beach in Kings Beach are coming this summer; Placer County Board of Supervisors approved a contract...

Recreation areas open for season

U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is starting to open recreational facilities in the Tahoe Basin. Baldwin and Nevada beaches opened on...

Heidi Doyle | Bringing the parks to the people

By Tim Hauserman ·  In 1986, Heidi Doyle was living in Germany when she got a summer job working as a park ranger performing boat...

$2.3 million for North Tahoe projects

Placer County Board of Supervisors recently approved $2.3 million in capital improvement projects for Eastern Placer County that stretches from the state line in...

History, beauty melds at Sugar Pine Point State Park

While cruising down the scenic West Shore of Lake Tahoe, it might be easy to miss the unimposing signs for Sugar Pine Point State...