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Ward Canyon
As winter approaches it’s time to enjoy those last few hikes and mountain bike rides before the glorious white stuff covers the ground. One of my favorite last chance spots is the top of Ward Canyon. Here the views of the surrounding Pacific Crest, contrast...Read more
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A river roars through it
When we think of Tahoe weather it is sun and snow that primarily come to mind. Tahoe is famous for blue skies or white powder. But the gray days of rain, like the glorious torrential events we’ve seen this fall, are a rare opportunity to...Read more
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Taylor Creek Salmon Run
One of the true hallmarks of a Tahoe fall is the Kokanee salmon run at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center. There you will find diminutive Taylor Creek and the watershed around it packed with color. You can marvel at the yellows and oranges of the...Read more
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Mt. Judah Loop
The fall is an excellent time to head to the top of Donner Summit and hike the Mt. Judah Loop Trail. It packs a lot of spectacular views and fun hiking in just six miles, and you will also find a nice smattering of autumn...Read more
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The Oktoberfest’s are coming
Aww Fall! When the crowds disburse, the leaves start to turn a shimmering yellow, and folks begin to dream about wolfing down brats followed up with a bit of the bubbly…as in beer. The delicious German stuff. Yep, it’s time for Oktoberfest, and North Tahoe...Read more
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The Oktoberfest’s are coming
Aww Fall! When the crowds disburse, the leaves start to turn a shimmering yellow, and folks begin to dream about wolfing down brats followed up with a bit of the bubbly…as in beer. The delicious German stuff. Yep, it’s time for Oktoberfest, and North Tahoe...Read more
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The Cathedral
If you spend a lot of time hiking around Lake Tahoe, you will most likely locate a special place of spiritual peace. Perhaps it’s a bit of smooth granite overlooking Lake Tahoe, a wildflower dotted meadow, or a grove of aspen trees quaking in the...Read more
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Ted X Tahoe City
Ted X comes to Tahoe City’s Tahoe Art Haus and Cinema in The Cobblestone Center at 1:00 pm on September 17, 2016. The Ted X Tahoe City theme will be “Relationships” with a focus on how we connect and respond to the people, the media,...Read more
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Park Gems Kilner Park and Ward Creek State Park
Visitors to Lake Tahoe most frequently seek out a few star parks: Emerald Bay to see the Vikingsholm, Sand Harbor for it’s spectacular beach and Shakespeare shows, and DL Bliss State Park for it’s crystal clear waters and Rubicon Trail which brings hikers along the...Read more
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The riding is good at Tahoe XC
My favorite place to mountain bike in the summer is conveniently also my favorite place to ski in the winter: Tahoe Cross-Country Ski Area in The Highlands, just a few miles from Tahoe City. Here you will find miles and miles of trails providing a...Read more
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