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Come To Reno And Enjoy the 31st Annual Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook Off!

Come and celebrate the 31st Annual Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook Off in Sparks, Nevada, Wednesday, August 28 through Monday, September 2! Often referred to as the Super Bowl of rib competitions on the national BBQ competition circuit, the annual Labor Day Weekend event spans more than 6 city blocks in the heart [...]

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What is Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Eldorado National Forest?

Short answer... Not Much with weather making everything tricky Facilities open For Memorial Weekend in the Eldorado National forest… ICE HOUSE Reservoir Area • Silver Creek Group• Ice House Campground & Boat Launch• Northwind Campground• Strawberry Campground UNION VALLEY Reservoir Area• Lone Rock Campground• Jones Fork Campground• Fashoda Campground• Big Silver Group• Wench Creek Campground• Yellowjacket [...]

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Venturing Out Tours Cooking Up Great Adventure For Guests in Truckee

Local Truckee Couple Dedicated to Living a Life Of Adventure and Sharing The Experience With Others. Sierra Rec Magazine - Truckee CA, February 2019 - As a bright eyed two year old sliding down the slopes at Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort with her parents, Nikki Umatum would never dream her life may lead her from [...]

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Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit, Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows and Northstar California Gear Up for Winter Operations with Winter Park and Ride Program  Truckee, Calif. -  Dec. 11, 2018-Weekend park and ride service to local ski resorts will soon be coming to Truckee, offering guests the option to help reduce congestion, ditch the car [...]

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Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Event Tackle Toughest Course on Circuit Aug 26-27 at Wild West MotorSports

MMA meets Motor Cross at one of the most challenging off road venues in the West August 26 and 27 @ Wild West Motorsports Complex Sparks Nv, August 22 2017 - Ready to say goodbye to summer with an adrenaline filled weekend in Reno Nevada? This is a can't miss summer event in the Reno [...]

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Travel Resources and Road Conditions in Lake Tahoe

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 [...]

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Sugar Bowl Host D Money Dozen, Annual Kick-off Event For the Silver Belt Series

Ski or ride Olympian and World Champion Daron Rahlves' 12 Favorite Runs The kick-off event of the annual Silver Belt Series, D Money's Dozen is a fun, challenge event the whole family can enjoy.  Ski or ride Olympian and World Champion Daron Rahlves' 12 favorite runs across Sugar Bowl's iconic slopes.  Event registration includes logo [...]

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FB Live – Sierra Snow and Recreation Report January 10, 2017

Updates From around the Sierra: This Sierra Storm system is not done yet, however it has already left its mark on what is going to be a great winter recreation season. Today's Facebook Live Video we give you a run-down of all the latest Snow totals, closures for the Sierra from Mammoth mountain to the South [...]

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Updated Flood Warnings

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 [...]

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Reno, Nev. – Preparations are underway for the Grand Sierra Chili & Beer Festival, which returns to Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GS, Friday, Oct. 21 through Sunday, Oct. 23. This year’s festival features more than 200 award-winning chili cookers from around the world as part of the 50th Annual World’s Championship Cookoff, a Youth [...]

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Auburn Ski Club Ready to Kick-off Clubs 87th Season

Auburn Ski Club offering youth winter sports programs this winter Soda Springs Ca - November 24, 2015 - Auburn Ski Club Training Center is ready for the winter season with a full range of Downhill, Cross Country, Snowboard and Biathlon programs for the whole family. Enrollment for all the club’s programs are open now. This will be [...]

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Grand Opening Celebration: Alder Creek Adventure Center at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area

  Truckee, Calif. (Nov. 11, 2015) – After several years of planning, the Alder Creek Adventure Center will open its doors to the public for the first time on Nov. 26 with a grand opening party on Nov 27. The entire community is invited to see the new building and explore all of its purpose-built [...]

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This Weekend in Lake Tahoe – Family Events and Adventures

Heading to Lake Tahoe This Weekend? Here is a list of Hot Events to check out and enjoy over the Weekend of June 19-21 in Lake Tahoe Area South Shore Rock Tahoe Half Marathon June 20, 2015 - June 20, 2015 Location: Lake Tahoe Time: 6:00 AM Add to iCalendar/Outlook Rock Tahoe Half Marathon, Saturday, [...]

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Local Sierra Biker Takes off on Cross Country Journey, Via Two Wheels

Carson Valley Resident Nate Imelli Starts Bicycle Journey across America Friday May 8th   Minden Nevada, May 2015 - When I met Nate in January of 2015 I was looking fr a little help in developing a marketing team for Sierra REC Magazine. A Great young man that had been referred to me by a [...]

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Finals of the 2015 Rahlves Banzai Tour Saturday & Sunday at Sugar Bowl

Rahlves Banzai Finals held at Sugar Bowl Resort Saturday and Sunday Sugar Bowl Resort - March 13, 2015 - The epic end of the 2015 Rahlves Banzai Tour Event is scheduled to take place Saturday and Sunday March 14-15 at Sugar Bowl Resort. Sunny skies this weekend so come up and enjoy the spring conditions here [...]

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USSA Cross Country Junior Nationals Hosted by Auburn Ski Club March 8-14

Auburn Ski Club set to host skiing National Championships USSA Cross Country Junior Nationals, March 8th -14th DONNER SUMMIT, CA: The 2015 US Ski and Snowboard Association Cross Country Skiing Junior National Championships are set to begin March 8th at the Auburn Ski Club Training Center. More than 400 of the country’s best Nordic skiers ages 13-19 [...]

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