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4 National Parks, 9 National Forests

22 Wilderness Areas

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Preparing for Winter on Reds Meadow Road and Devils Postpile National Monument

Starting October 15, there is no overnight parking in the Reds Meadow Valley Sierra Rec Magazine - Mammoth Ca, October 10, 2019- The Inyo National Forest and Devils Postpile National Monument are planning for winter on the Reds Meadow Road. The road will close at the Minaret Vista...

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout Release In Lake Tahoe Draws Crowd

Sierra Rec Magazine ~ Kiva Beach, Lake Tahoe Ca - October 5, 2019 - On a day that thousands gathered on the West shores of Lake Tahoe for annual Fish Festival and Camp rich Oktoberfest. A historic release of the Lahontan Cutthroat Trout back into its native waters...

Winter WonderGrass Tahoe Headliners Announced

The Devil Makes Three, The Infamous Stringdusters & Billy Strings to Headline 6th Annual California Edition of WinterWondergrass, Taking Place March 27-29, 2020 Today, the WinterWonderGrass Music & Brew Festival shares the 2020 lineup across all three of their flagship events. Taking place in Colorado from Feb. 21-23, California...

El Dorado Irrigation District: 2019 Season Closing – Sandy Cove and Ferguson Point Day Use Areas

Highway 88 Recreation- Update October 2, 2019 Sandy Cove and Ferguson Point day use areas will close October 3 for the 2019 season. Sandy Cove and Ferguson Point day use areas will close tomorrow morning for the 2019 season. The Silver Lake Boat Ramp and Caples Lake Boat...

5000 Lahontan cutthroat trout will be placed in in Lake Tahoe

5,000 fish will be placed in the lake over the course of three days in California and Nevada. Lahontan Cutthroat Trout Stocking event during the Fall Fish Festival at Taylor Creek Visitor Center The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Lahontan National Fish Hatchery Complex, for the first time...

Public Announcement – Forest Order Closes Taylor Creek Basin to Public Access

Taylor Creek area closure focuses on public safety - Rainbow trail still open and The fish festival this weekend is still happening. SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – As part of an ongoing effort to provide a safe environment for visitors and wildlife at Taylor Creek during salmon spawning season,...

Celebrate National Public Lands Day on your National Forest

Celebrate National Public Lands Day on approximately 154,000 acres of National Forest System lands in the Tahoe Basin SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Did you know the USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) manages approximately 78 percent of the public land in the Tahoe Basin? Well, now...

2019 Pine Nut Harvest Season Kicks Off on Nevada Public Lands

Sparks, NV., Sept. 27, 2019 – The 2019 pine nut harvest season kicks off on lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. Both agencies are working together to ensure the public is safely harvesting pine nuts and aware of the regulations. The...

National Park Service Begins Recruitment for Thousands of Seasonal Jobs Across the Country

DENVER -- The National Park Service begins searching for the next generation of employees to preserve and protect the country’s special resources for the enjoyment of current and future generations. Starting on October 7, 2019, the National Park Service will begin releasing the first of thousands of seasonal...

Volunteers at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks join the largest single-day volunteer effort for America’s public lands

SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS, Calif. September 25, 2019 – On September 28, 2019, more than 150,000 volunteers across the country will join in trail maintenance and planting projects, trash pick-ups, and other activities aimed at restoring and caring for our public lands to celebrate the 26th...

Popular Destinations

No matter if you are just traveling through or living in the Sierra, the variety of destinations and world class adventure location is nearly limitless. Discover great communities, jaw dropping loations and wild wilderness access….. #sierralifestyle


The Jewel of the Sierra. Explore more than just the majestic Blue of Tahoe.

Yosemite National Park

World famous for its high rise waterfalls and enormous granite mountains.


Where city nights meet mountain adventure. World Class Golf, Skiing and Gaming 24/7/365

Mammoth Region

Where wilderness, meets all season adventure. Its a lifestyle like no other place in the Sierra.

Seqouia / Kings Canyon

The grandeur and mystic of mother natures giants, flanked by untamed wildnerness history

Gold Country

This historic region has far more than memories.Home to great outdoor adventure.

Desolation Wilderness

One of the most visited and recognized wilderness regions in the world. Witness the battle between Water and Granite.

National Forests

Nine National Forests filled with Recreational opportunities. Camping, Fishing, OHV, Horseback, Exploring.

calaveras Big trees

This California State Park is home to some of the great Giants in our world.  Preserving two groves of giant sequoia trees.

Sierra Travel Destinations

Discover your next base camp to your adventure

Whats your stlye? Bustling nightlife or rustic and relaxed? Looking for secluded hidouts or resort amenities? No matter your taste, the these Sierra communities are full of opportunities to experience the sierra lifestyle and luanch your next Sierra adventure

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Sierra Travel Route Guides

Know the route, but dont know where to go and what to see along the way?   Or maybe you know the destination but need to know what is near there to help plan your adventures?  Our Route travel guides will help you breakdown, discover and plan the most epic of our Sirrra Adventures.

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