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Monday, May 27, 2024

Backcountry Alliance makes progress with parking, micro-transit

When it comes to the Sierra Nevada snowpack, why does it always feel like feast or famine? After receiving more than 700 inches of...

Changes to Forest District snowmobile policies make little progress

If you want something to happen quickly, don’t ask the USDA National Forest Service. While ongoing updates to snowmobile access in several Forest Districts...

Backcountry shuttle offered

Tahoe Backcountry Alliance is offering its free backcountry shuttle service this winter on the North and Shore shores. The shuttles are offered Saturdays from...

Demo backcountry gear

The 18th-annual Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Event on Jan. 6 at Palisades Tahoe Alpine Meadows is the largest consumer backcountry event in North America....

Forest Service mandates bear-proof canisters

The USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit has issued a new Forest Order that requires the proper storage of food and garbage...

Avy savvy: Avalanche training essential for backcountry sports

Are you thinking of heading into the backcountry this winter? If so, you should take an avalanche safety course approved by the American Institute...

Backcountry ski guide released

“Light Tours of Tahoe, California + Nevada” has been released detailing 64 backcountry routes in the Tahoe region by guide and avalanche educator Richard...

Michelle Parker kicks off speaker series

Alpenglow Sports’ 18th Annual Winter Speaker Series kicks off with local freeskier Michelle Parker on Nov. 30 with her show “A Change in Perspective.”...

Backcountry Film Festival back

The Backcountry Film Festival is back for its 19th annual tour of short backcountry ski films with a stop in Truckee on Nov. 18....

Avy education series

Tahoe Mountain Sports is hosting free avalanche education workshops on Nov. 29 and Dec. 13 at Alibi Ale Works in Truckee. The Nov. 29...