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Tahoe City
Friday, April 10, 2020

Family at the heart of Mt. Rose

Full disclosure: Yours truly worked at Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe a decade ago from 2009 to 2013 and I still have many friends there....

It takes a (Incline) Village to run Diamond Peak

On an uncrowded sunny day at Diamond Peak Ski Resort, I ride up the Crystal quad with three members of the Cruising Geezers Club,...

1960 Winter Olympics Anniversary, Part IV

Hockey practice outside unfinished Blyth Arena, circa 1959. | Courtesy Mark McLaughlinDue to European concerns regarding changed and unapproved ski course layouts for the...

Tahoe cross-country areas grooming trails

Nevada Nordic and Tahoe Cross Country continue to groom local trails for use for exercising while practice social distancing. Tahoe Cross Country trails Tahoe Cross Country...

Tahoe cross-country trails groomed; ski areas closed

Some Tahoe ski areas have closed amid growing concerns over the spread of the coronavirus. Some closures are only a few days to a...

Tahoe best winter activities

Schools are closed, large events and music festivals have been cancelled, and even some ski resorts have decided to shutter as of press time...

Granlibakken Tahoe | Historic ski resort going strong and open

NOTE: As of March 18, Granlibakken is open for sledding and downhill skiing (the lift is down temporarily, but skinning uphill is available with...

1960 Winter Olympics Anniversary, Part III

In 1955, Alex Cushing, president of Squaw Valley Ski Corp., came out of nowhere to boldly snatch the 1960 Winter Olympics away from the...

Weekend system moving into Tahoe

A cold storm system will move into the Tahoe Sierra on Saturday, with snow fall of up to 12" by Sunday and up to...

Snowmaking, mountain improvements at Squaw, Alpine

Alterra Mountain Company plans to invest $223 million in capital improvements across its 15 North American mountain destinations for the upcoming year. This plan...