Winter wonderland on Carson Pass

Carson Pass stands on the crest of the Sierra Nevada south of the Tahoe Basin and tops out at 8,574 feet. During storms, the...

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...

Mountainfilm kicks off Alpenglow Mountain Festival

Alpenglow Sports, Tahoe City’s 39-year-old mountain shop, will host the critically acclaimed Telluride Mountainfilm as the kickoff for California’s premier mountain lifestyle event, the...

Welcome home from the top of the world

Adrian Ballinger and Emily Harrington returned home two weeks from the day they left Tahoe after attaining their goal to summit Cho Oyu, the...

Pushing the limits · Duo attempts 27,000’ rapid ascent

UPDATE: The pair will attempt the final push to the summit on Oct. 1. Follow their progress at facebook.com/TheTahoeWeekly. What compels a couple to push...

Be kind to the back country 

Aside from the enormous deep blue lake that is the center of it all, the Lake Tahoe region is also blessed with copious quantities...

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...

The feast and famine of writing about skiing

Making a living as a professional ski bum is tough. The pay is poor, if it exists at all, and the work is unpredictable....

Prowling Homewood’s back country

“Yes!” was my immediate, no-hesitation reply when asked if I would like to go skiing with Homewood Snowcat Adventures. HSA has been in the...

Taking skiers to the next level | Chris & Jenny Fellows

Chris and Jenny Fellows co-founded the Tahoe based, North American Ski Training Center (NASTC) in 1994, and for the last 20 years the couple...