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Take the Travel Responsibility Pledge
On Earth Day, the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association unveiled a Traveler Responsibility Pledge in an effort to educate visitors on the importance of taking care of Lake Tahoe. It consists of six tenets that according to the resort association “outline actions we can do...Read more
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Tahoe City's Lakeside Trail
Just across North Lake Blvd. from The Cobblestone in Tahoe City lies the Commons Beach and the Lakeside Trail. Now that spring appears to be springing upon us, it’s time to revisit this lush little half mile. There is quite a bit to see in...Read more
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Snow 031421
When I was a kid growing up in Tahoe a frequently heard proclamation was, “You know, Eskimos have 22 different words for snow.” Not sure if that was true, but Sierra snow aficionados probably have at least that many. While all snow is frozen water,...Read more
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Five Things to do in March in North Tahoe
A year ago if I were to pen a post about things to do in March in Lake Tahoe many of the suggestions might have revolved around events that attracts crowds of folks. This year, the focus is more on getting out on your own...Read more
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Snowshoe
While various forms of sliding on snow attract the bulk of Sierra winter adventurers, another alternative is to go snowshoeing. If you want to be on snow, like to hike and the thought of escaping the resort crowds appeals to you, snowshoeing might be a...Read more
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Alpenglow Sports Give onto others
For fifteen years the Alpenglow Sports Winter Speaker Series has brought hundreds of folks together in Squaw Valley to witness the presentations of top outdoor adventurers. The events allow you to hang out with all of your friends, witness some amazing stories, and purchase tickets...Read more
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Picture 1000 Words
Usually in this space I try to opine about the beauty of Lake Tahoe, talk about things that can be done around the lake, or more recently, relay important information of how you can help the Tahoe community through the pandemic. But for a change,...Read more
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Help North Lake Tahoe
The small businesses, medical facilities, local employees and residents of North Lake Tahoe are all struggling under the impacts of Covid 19. While we are a community of resilient people who love living in one of the most beautiful places on earth, there are a...Read more
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Early Season Switcheroo
On Sunday afternoon, Lake Tahoe was a sheet of glass. The deep blue sky was veined with wispy high clouds, reflected in the crystal clear water. Above the mirror, the highest peaks sat clothed in the white of the first snows of the season. I...Read more
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Coming Back To Tahoe
Even when you live in a place as beautiful as Lake Tahoe it’s always good to head out of town in November to spend some time in a warm place. I just spent two weeks in the southern California desert hiking and road biking. The...Read more
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