Stanislaus snowmobile plan released

The Stanislaus National Forest has released its final over-snow vehicle plan for the district, with the comment period open until May 6. Over-snow vehicles,...

Tahoe guides docents of the back country

From the desert with the deepest valley in the world to the highest point in the contiguous United States to the largest alpine lake...

Adventures in Emerald Bay Chutes

It’s a misty morning in Glenshire as I set out for the West Shore on a week day. The cold air is still trapped...

Snowshoe with a view | Boyles Rock and Cinder Cone

When snow conditions at lake level are good, moderate to advanced snowshoers may enjoy the steady ascent to Boyles Cross and beyond to the...

Project review open for Mt. Rose expansion

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Foresthas released the Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe Atoma Area Expansion draft Record of Decision and final Environmental Impact Statement for a 45-day formal...

A Dream Land Beyond Huckleberry Gates

It was a cool, crisp January morning as we pulled into the Sierra-at-Tahoe parking lot on Echo Pass. After 7 feet of snow in...

Comment period extended for Plumas snowmobile plan

The comment period for the Plumas National Forest Over-snow Vehicle Use Designation Project has been extended, with a new comment period end date of...

Snowmobile rules issued for Tahoe National Forest

The Tahoe National Forest released the Draft Over-Snow Vehicle Use Designation Record of Decision (Draft Decision) and Final Environmental Impact Statement (Final EIS) on...

Snowboarder rescued from Tahoe back country

In the bitter cold morning hours of Feb. 1, Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue team skiers and snowmobilers brought a missing snowboarder home after...

Riding fat | Explore Tahoe’s snowy trails by bike

It’s a frosty January morning when I arrive at The BackCountry. I’m not talking about the millions of acres of wilderness and national forest...