The Dirt Rush in Downieville

Patagonia Films presents “Dirt Magic,” a Teton Gravity Research and Freehub Magazine film, documenting Downieville’s journey from dying mining town to mountain-bike mecca. Inspired...

When You’ve Got the Time

We increasingly live in a culture of distraction, constantly conducting our lives through 24/7 connectivity. We feed this attention economy with our most precious...

“Life of Pie” released

“Life of Pie,” a film by Ben Knight and Travis Rummel from Patagonia Films, is now available on YouTube. The film focuses on Jen...

E-mountain Biking in Alpine Grandeur

Although Ogden Bolton from Canton, Ohio, registered the first U.S. patent for an electric bike on Dec. 31, 1895, it wasn’t until the following...

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...

Tahoe Mountain trail | Serenity & stunning views

As many visitors notice, literally everything has “Tahoe” in its name. From restaurants to stores to ski resorts and even a mountain. While not...

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...

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...

Watch Enduro World Series

Northstar California will host one of the stops of the 2019 Enduro World Series on Aug. 24 and 25. The penultimate event at Northstar...