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Truckee Walking Tour | Historic roots on High Street

Truckee has an amazing history and with the right set of facts and intriguing stories, this railroad-logging town can come alive. As in most...

Geological wonders on Glacier Meadows Loop

Glacier Meadow Loop Trail on Donner Summit is a walk through the geologic past. Eight miles from Truckee, this 1.2-mile trail is full of...

September’s Wildflower Hot Spots

The August bloom exploded midmonth in the upper elevations with lush gardens thrilling tourists and seasoned hikers alike. Giant red paintbrush and wavy-leaved paintbrush...

Help save Webber Lake Hotel

Donations are needed to make critical repairs to the historic Webber Lake Hotel. Built without a foundation, it has been leaning and in need...

New section for Donner Lake Rim Trail

Truckee Donner Land Trust recently completed a new, 4-mile street on the on Donner Lake Rim Trail, which offers runners, hikers, bikers and equestrians...

Mokelumne Wilderness | Wildflower Haven

About 25 miles south of South Lake Tahoe on State Route 88 sits Carson Pass. Here just a few miles west of Kirkwood Mountain...

Bike to the beach | New trails ease access to popular beaches

In June, Tahoe East Shore Trail opened extending from Incline Village, Nev., to Sand Harbor State Park. Earlier this spring, the West Shore Bike...

Fontanillis | Lake Desolation Wilderness’ Finest

I must admit I was feeling conflicted about writing an article about Fontanillis Lake. On the one hand, it’s my job to write about...

Rolling good time on new Beaver Tail Trail

Among fanfare and a ribbon cutting, the newly christened Beaver Tail Trail opened in Kings Beach on July 12. The new single-track flow trail...

Nature in Balance at D.L. Bliss State Park

Along the West Shore of Lake Tahoe, the tall pine trees and rugged mountain terrain lie in stark contrast to the emerald and cobalt...