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Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows to Open for the 2019-20 Winter Season on Friday, November 15

Intermediate terrain opening on Kangaroo trail at Alpine Meadows - Beginner terrain, snow tubing to open at SnoVentures Activity Zone at Squaw Valley Sierra Rec Magazine - [Olympic Valley, Calif.] Nov. 12, 2019— After weeks of preparation and snowmaking at every opportunity, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows will celebrate Opening Day for the 2019-20 season...

Top 50 Sierra Destinations

In honor of My 50th Birthday I give You My 50 Favorite Sierra Locations I have been Blessed to Visit Sierra Rec Magazine Exclusive - Charlie Pankey - November 9, 2019 - Ok so I am no spring chicken any longer, but I have had a blessed couple years...

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Holiday Trees on the Tahoe National Forest

Nevada City, Calif. – Keep the family tradition alive this year or start a new one by cutting a tree for the holidays in the Tahoe National Forest! Experience cool mountain air, the forest floor crunching beneath your boots, and finding that perfect tree in a hidden glade…All of these...

20 Mule Team Reenactment Visits Death Valley

20 Mule Team will lead a parade from The Inn at Death Valley to Harmony Borax Works and back on November 8 -9 DEATH VALLEY, CA – Twenty mules will pull replica borax wagons through Death Valley National Park in a rare public reenactment on November 8 and 9....

Plumas National Forest – Elk Information Sought

Quincy, CA – Plumas National Forest wildlife crewmember Abby Marshall is asking the community for help by sharing their knowledge of local elk populations. This information will assist the Forest in their efforts to restore and improve elk habitat management. Marshall is a graduate student focusing on wildlife management within...

Plumas NF – Frenchman Campgrounds & Boat Launch Temporary Closures – hazardous fuels reduction activities

Sierra Rec Magazine - November 5, 2019 - Quincy, CA – Portions of Frenchman Lake Recreation Area will be closed temporarily to protect the public during active removal of hazardous trees and other woody fuels. All National Forest System roads and other highways at the perimeter of Frenchman Lake...

Join us in Sequoia National Park this Veterans Day for the Colonel Charles Young Memorial Highway Dedication

SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS, Calif. October 30, 2019 – This Veteran’s Day join the National Park Service (NPS), the Colonel Charles Young Foundation and the Sequoia Parks Conservancy for a fun event commemorating the legacy of Colonel Charles Young. The portion of State Highway 198 from Salt...

Caples Fire 100% Contained, Burned Area Assessment in Progress

PLACERVILLE, Calif. - Incident Commander Kevin Breitwieser has declared that the Caples Fire is now 100% contained and in patrol status at 3,435 acres. There has been almost no change in fire size since October 18. The extreme wind event on October 26 that prompted a public safety power...

Death Valley Hosts Fee Free Day and Events for 25th Birthday November 2, 2019

DEATH VALLEY, CA – Death Valley National Park is waiving park entrance fees on Saturday, November 2 in celebration of its 25th birthday. Superintendent Mike Reynolds notes: “Saturday is the culmination of anniversary events with a number of interesting programs. It’s an opportunity for visitors to learn about the significant...

Yosemite National Park to Waive Entrance Fees for Veterans Day 2019

YARTS to offer free rides to Yosemite Valley on November 10 and 11, 2019 Yosemite National Park will offer free admission to the public in honor of Veterans Day on Monday, November 11, 2019. This fee free day is offered to all park visitors in honor of current members,...

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

LAKE TAHOE

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.

Reno

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.

National Park Destinations

Discover the Variety of National Park space with in the Sierra

With Four National Parks with in the Sierra Range Plus multiple State Parks destinations discovering something new on your next trip is rather easy to plan.

Discover the variety of National Park and Monuments locations plus our recommended day trip  expereinces plus news updates for each park.

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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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