Nordic Ski Guide 2017-18

Lake Tahoe’s downhill resorts get the big press, but local cross-country ski areas are first class, as well. In fact, the cross-country ski venues...

Doug Read

Doug Read is a powerful skier, ice skater, bike rider, builder and wood carver of everything, from the benches and tables at Tahoe Cross...

Embrace the outdoors at Alpenglow Mountain Festival

Alpenglow Sports hosts the fourth annual summer edition of the Alpenglow Mountain Festival from June 18 to 26 around North Lake Tahoe. The nine-day...

“Originate” features Truckee’s Michelle Parker

Go back-country skiing with Michelle Parker in the new Web series “Originate.” The first three episodes are now available at redbull.com Episode 1: “Backstory” The...

You Can’t Park Here: Back-country skiers lament loss of West Shore parking

By Jenn Sheridan Back-country enthusiasts have long used dirt pullouts along local highways to access prime skiing locations like this spot on the West Shore....

Skibikes open downhill possibilities

If gliding down a ski slope while in a seated position piques your interest or the prospect of biking during winter without peddling fat...

Mountain heroes · Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue

Since 1976, the Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue team has been heading out in blinding blizzards in the middle of the night. They seek...

Confronting the dangers of extreme sports · Robb Gaffney

Robb Gaffney is best known around Tahoe as the guy who wrote “Squallywood, A Guide to Squaw Valley’s Most Exposed Lines.” In other words,...

The debate over snowmobile access | Forest Service eye plans on snowmobiles

Local snowmobilers are biting their gloves in anticipation of the U.S. Forest Service’s release of its final decision regarding the use of snowmobiles and...

Hike, run, explore at Mountain Festival

  By Jenn Sheridan ·    Dane Shannon ·  The third annual Summer Alpenglow Mountain Festival returns with 10 days of inspiration to get out and explore the...