Bouldering at D.L. Bliss

I was looking for something fun to do with my 16-month-old daughter Penelope on a sunny morning in May; I thought we might go...

Winter fun in Tahoe for the whole family

Skiing and snowboarding are the superstars of the winter recreation world, but there’s plenty of room for a supporting cast of family fun options...

Fred Beckey: Dirtbag or legend?

Fred Beckey is the original American “Dirtbag” climber whose name has evoked mystery, adulation and vitriol since the 1940s. Beckey’s stubborn, singular quest to...

Reel Rock 12 comes to Tahoe

Get ready for climbing’s greatest stories, stars and sends coming in November with Reel Rock 12. This season’s tour features five new short films...

Black Wall closed to climbing

The Access Fund and Truckee Donner Land Trust have called for a temporary voluntary closure on the mid-section of Black Wall on Donner Summit...

Spring in Tahoe

  Tahoe’s snowpack is likely to last until summer, and while many downhill resorts are closing soon, there’s still a lot to explore. Here are...

Phantom Spires | Getting high on chickenheads

Fall is decidedly the best climbing season, especially in Tahoe. The weather is cool, the rock and rubber grip well and the crowds are...

Fall season for ski, action flicks

UPDATED: Some of the biggest names in action films have announced upcoming showings of films from Level 1, Warren Miller Entertainment, Teton Gravity Research, Red...

A climber’s tuff, granite paradise · Cragging Tahoe Style

I heard someone say recently that if you walk a few hundred yards in any direction in Tahoe, you’ll find a rock to climb...

Connecting to the outdoors at Outessa Summit

Outessa is a new outdoor adventure for women. Ladies, this isn’t a festival, it’s an outdoors retreat catering to women who love to recreate in...