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...

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...

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...

Climbing the walls

By Jenn Sheridan ·  It OK to let the stormy weather trap you inside sometimes. You don’t have to miss out on being active or...

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...

“Dawn Wall” coming to Tahoe

American rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson captivated the world with their effort to climb The Dawn Wall, a seemingly impossible 3,000 foot...

Alpenglow Expeditions to open Via Ferrata at Squaw

Alpenglow Expeditions, a North Lake Tahoe area-based guide service, will soon begin construction of two Via Ferrata climbing routes up Tram Face at Squaw...

Endless Summer Fun

The Memorial Day Weekend kicks off summer in Tahoe and ends when fall colors descend on the Sierra. The next four months are the...

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...