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Inyo National Forest Prepares For Winter But Still Remains Active Fall Recreation Area

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Inyo NF Campground updates, Road updates and visitor center updates below for some of the regions favorite recreational visits. Sierra Rec Magazine, October 12, 2017 – As fall color explodes on the  Eastern Sierra Range. The team in Inyo National forest are busy preparing for a long fun winter. But the fall recreation season is full of opportunity so they are sending out updates to help you find available rec areas while you explore the Eastern Sierra this fall.  Campground updates, Road updates and visitor center updates below for some of the regions favorite...

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September In The Carson Valley – Hiking, Biking, Candy Dance the Best Of The Eastern Sierra

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn A Legendary Weekend of Festival and Outdoor Activity Awaits You in The Carson Valley Sierra Rec Magazine, September 21, 2017 –  The Third Full weekend in September is always one of the region’s favorites in the Carson Valley. As we awoke this morning with snow covered peaks at Heavenly Mountain and the surrounding Sierra Range, the spirit of fall is alive on the eastern slopes of the Sierra. The Third weekend of September of course means is time for the annual Candy Dance Arts and Craft Faire in Genoa.  And with Fall weather racing in quickly...

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Highway 395 & Hwy 208 Closed Due To Expanding Slinkard Fire in Topaz

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Slinkard Fire Estimated over 5000 acres Burning Near Topaz Lake Sierra REc Magazine – Breaking New – August 31, 2017 Minden, Nevada – Nevada Highway Patrol and California Hwy Patrol are working traffic control for the Slinkard Fire in Topaz near the state line of Nevada and California. North of the fire, Hwy 395 is closed for both directions at Leviathan Mine Road, which is south of Gardnerville. South of the fire, Hwy 395 is closed both directions at Hwy 182 in Bridgeport, California. In Topaz Ranch Estates, Hwy 208 is closed at Granite...

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Carson City Off Road Rides Into Town Offering Sneak Peak At A Future Carson City

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn The Carson City Off Road Sierra Rec Magazine ~ Carson City Nv, June 15, 2017  – Last June Carson City Hosted an epic off-road racing weekend that they hoped might bring light to the world that Carson City had a great trail system that needed to be found.  Now 2017, the Adventure Series Epic Rides returns with world class racers for their second turn at the off-road challenges and thrilling turns that are already transforming the Carson City marketplace. You can check out the events and action this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 16-18 in...

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Travel Resources and Road Conditions in Lake Tahoe

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Highway 89 Emerald Bay Road and Interstate 80 are open without restrictions. All roads are accessible to Lake Tahoe.   Mar. 8, 2017 (LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev.) – With Lake Tahoe experiencing a winter of epic proportions – summit snow totals are approaching 680 inches since November (yearlong averages are typically 400-500 inches) – travel safety remains the most important aspect for a comfortable trip, along with recommendations for planning, common sense, and dependable information sources. From last weekend’s storm the basin added 2-4 feet at the summit and 1-2 feet at lake level making...

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Updated Flood Warnings

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Flood Warning Understanding that most have seen these warnings already, hear are the updated Flood Warnings for the Central / Northern Sierra Regions as of 2:30 pm today. Find your local Flood warnings here: You need a Frames Capable browser to view this content. FLOOD STATEMENT – NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO, NV – 243 PM PST SAT JAN 7 2017 … The flood warning continues for the following rivers in California…Nevada… Susan River At Susanville affecting Lassen COUNTY Middle Fork Feather River Near Portola affecting Plumas COUNTY Truckee River Near Truckee affecting Nevada AND Placer...

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Carson City is the Place to Be This Weekend – Celebrate, Explore & Play!

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Carson City NV, October 27, 2016 – Carson City, even as a local you sometimes forget it is the capital city of Nevada. But as a recreational enthusiast that lives just south of town I know that I often drive right through one of the best recreational cities along the Eastern Sierra every day. This weekend Carson City is filled with celebration as the annual Nevada Day celebrations take over town. People from all over the state and country will be in Carson City this week to watch one of the great parades in...

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Inyo National Forest, Bishop Field Office Announces Fire Restrictions

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Fourth Of July Weekend Has increased Fire Restrictions Because of Hot Dry Conditions Bishop Ca, June 30, 2016 – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Bishop Field Office and the Inyo National Forest are implementing fire restrictions. The restrictions are in effect on all BLM public lands managed by the Bishop Field Office and Inyo National Forest lands with the exception of certain wilderness areas (see list below). “We look at fuel (vegetation) moisture and other fire danger indices to determine when it’s time for fire restrictions.” said Inyo National Forest Supervisor, Ed Armenta....

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