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...

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...

TRPA to eye plan for West Shore parking, access, traffic issues

The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency is set to hold meetings with stakeholders to help shape the future of transportation, access, traffic management, parking and...

UPDATE: Back-country access

Agencies work together to plan projects around recreation access An Oct. 23 public meeting to discuss options for back-country access along the West Shore was...

Accessing Tahoe’s public lands

The 2016-17 season has been one of the largest snow seasons Lake Tahoe has experienced in years as Tahoe ski resorts have reported anywhere...

Eldorado opens comment period on OSV plan

The public comment period is open for the Eldorado National Forest’s OSV plan. Eldorado National Forest has released a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and...

Know Before You Go | Avalanche training for back-country travels

Do you know what zastrugi is? How familiar are you with firnspiegel? Can you describe the process of faceting? What would you do if...

Back-country access | It’s a waiting game

It was a bluebird day and they came from miles around to ski untouched powder. Once the 15 or 20 legal parking spots were...

First-person experiences in the back country

The Tahoe Weekly has been covering the ongoing issues with back-country access and parking throughout the Tahoe Basin since fall 2015. Back-country skiers recently...