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Sierra Storm Drops Over 3 Feet Of New Snow at Sierra-At-Tahoe

Sierra-At-Tahoe Lavishing in Fresh Powder But Strong Winds Will Effect Lifts Today Sierra-At-Tahoe - South Lake Tahoe, Ca - January 17, 2019 - Blizzard Warnings, High winds, Near impossible travel conditions Yesterday in the Sierra, has left its mark and dropped over 3 feet of snow on Sierra-At Tahoe Ski resort off HWY 50. Sierra-At-Tahoe [...]

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The Latest Sierra Storms Opens More Ski-able Terrain For Weekend Sierra At Tahoe Resort. Sierra Rec Magazine - Thursday November 29, 2018 - Sierra-at-Tahoe will officially open for the 2018/19 winter season on Friday, November 30 th ! The latest storms that swept the Sierra Crest delivered even more snow than expected, setting us up for some [...]

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AMGEN BIKE TOUR RACES INTO SOUTH LAKE TAHOE AND THE CARSON VALLEY MAY 18-19 Sierra Rec Magazine - The Carson Valley - May 16, 2018 - Men and Women World Champions, Olympic Medalists and Tour de France Veterans Set to Compete in America’s Biggest Race this weekend in Lake Tahoe. The top cycling teams in the world on [...]

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Feature Event at Sierra At Tahoe Saturday to Honor Natasha “Tash” Sagucka

Sierra Rec Magazine - "Jammin 4 Tash - Feature Event For Weekend of January 19-21 Includes USASA Rail Jam & will honor Natasha "Tash" Sagucka at Sierra At Tahoe Sierra Rec Magazine - Sierra At Tahoe - January 18, 2017  - As the snow finally arrives in the Tahoe Basin and the rest of the Sierra this week [...]

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Lake Tahoe Prepares to Open for Summer Recreation ~ Opening Dates Announced

Forest Service announces spring 2017 recreation area opening dates   SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will soon begin opening recreational facilities in the Lake Tahoe Basin.  Weather and snow conditions permitting, Inspiration Point will be the first site to open on April 15, 2017.  The [...]

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A Backcountry Treat The Day After Christmas in Lake Tahoe

Spooner to Marlette via North Canyon Rd in Winter A Guest Post by Paul Cain, Director of Lifepoint Expeditions The day after Christmas 2016 in the Sierra's above Lake Tahoe was epic. I arrived at Spooner Lake around 10:30,am with the objective to snowshoe up toward Marlette Lake, then create some fresh backcountry tracks on [...]

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Kyburz Fire Threatens Central Sierra Recreation This Weekend

Kyburz Fire Jumps American River, Closes HWY 50 and causes evacuation of campground Kyburz CA - The Central Sierra access on HWY 50 from Sacramento is currently closed because of a fire that started yesterday July 23 and is currently burning on both sides of HWY 50 heading east. This fire is located just East of [...]

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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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California State Parks & Sutter’s Fort Recreates California’s First Mall at Traders’ Faire April 17-19

Sutter’s Fort Sets Up Shop and Recreates California’s First Mall at Traders’ Faire - April 17-19 Sacramento, CA – California State Parks and Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) are proud to present a vibrant, educational and fun three-day event -- “Traders’ Faire - California’s First Mall” -- on Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April [...]

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Best Places to Hike the PCT in Central Sierra Mountains

PCT Segment Hikes near Lake Tahoe Exploring the PCT (Pacific Crest Trail) is bound to become even more popular as the general public falls in love with the ideas and scenes in the New movie " Wild". For many who call Sierra's home the PCT trail is still something of a myth/ legend. So close [...]

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Top 20 Fall Color Spots in the Sierra Mountains

Sierra REC's Top Recommended Fall Visits in the Sierra Mountains As the season's change in the Sierra, some of the most beautiful scenery bursts into sight from both the road and from the trail. Fall Colors can fade quickly in the Sierra season's as Winter pushes its way into our lives, so we recommend not [...]

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Castle Rock Day hike – Lake Tahoe Recreation

View from Castle Rock of Lake Tahoe Location: Tahoe Rim Trail. South Lake Tahoe, The Brautovich Trailhead Destination: Castle Rock, Toiyabe National Forest, Zephyr Cove-Round Hill Village, NV 89448, USA Distance: 4 mile loop in and out. This hike is for everyone. Has mild elevation gains and some Rock path areas that can be little difficult, [...]

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