Tahoe Paradise Golf Course

Two years ago, I had the chance to review Tahoe Paradise Golf Course located in South Lake Tahoe. I knew nothing about it and...

E-mountain bike park to open

Eco Bike Adventures is building Tahoe’s first Electric Bike & Electric Moto Mountain Park at Kingvale, off Interstate 80 west of Truckee, opening in...

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...

Tahoe’s Secret Season no longer a secret

I was reminiscing recently with another long-time local about how the Tahoe Sierra used to be nearly devoid of people and activities after the...

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...

Northstar California Resort Golf Course

18 holes | Par 72 Yardage | 4,490 to 6,820 Slope | 122 to 140 Rating | 64.8 to 73.0 As the only golf course in the undeveloped,...