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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Trail work complete at Black Wall

The Truckee Donner Land Trust and its partners have completed significant improvements to the trail to the Black Wall climbing area, ensuring the trail...

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...
Black Wall

Black Wall protected

The Truckee Donner Land Trust and the Access Fund announce the acquisition and protection of a significant set of climbing areas on Donner Summit....

Climbing back, giving back | Mark Wellman

By Priya Hutner ·  In 1982, 22-year-old Mark Wellman was climbing the 13,075’ peak Seven Gables in the Sierra Nevada when his life was irrevocably...

Via Ferrata opens at Squaw

Alpenglow Expeditions, a North Lake Tahoe area-based guide service, will open Tahoe’s only Via Ferrata, located on Tram Face at Squaw Valley Resort on...