Hiking & Trail Running

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Hiking Trails

Hiking

Hike in Lower Carpenter Valley

Truckee Donner Land Trust hosts a guided hike in the Lower Carpenter Valley on Oct. 13 and 14. Enjoy a docent-led, 5+-mile hike on...

In Search of Tahoe’s Big Trees

In a brilliant victory for nature nerds everywhere, 10 years ago the U.S. Forest Service put out a Lake Tahoe Basin Big Tree Register...

Top 20 Tahoe fall adventures

Fall color is magnificent in the Tahoe Sierra, but it disappears as quickly as it appears. Get out there and explore now to enjoy...

Tour Meeks Bay project site

The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will host a public tour on Oct. 10 from 2 to 4 p.m. on the...

Race or choose your pace

The third annual Great Trail Race is an epic point-to-point route between Truckee and Tahoe City that participants can either ride or run on...

The wilds of Thunder Mountain

Thunder Mountain. The name brought back memories of the rip-roaring rollercoaster at Disneyland. Like the ride, the hike up Thunder Mountain is wild and...

These races are not spartan

For the fourth year, the Spartan World Championship Powered by Rakuten take place at Squaw Valley on Sept. 29 and 30. Athletes from more than...

Wonders of Coon Canyon & Basin Peak

The hike past Frog Lake Cliffs through Coon Canyon to the top of Basin Peak has just about everything you could want on a...