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Sierra Winter Storm Brings Welcomed New Blanket Of Snow For Early Season Openings

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn DUMP ALERT IN THE SIERRA – JUST IN TIME FOR THANKSGIVING SKIING Sierra Rec Magazine – November 16, 2017 – A rainy day in the office with the right temperature outside means only one thing for the Sierra.  DUMP ALERTS are screaming off the mountains as resorts are scrambling to open more of the mountains or to get open for the first runs of the season. Mt.Rose, Mammoth, Boreal have all opened at least part of the mountains for early season skiing. However, with this winter storm moving through and expected weather trends continuing...

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“Plates for Powder” is Back: Buy A Tahoe License Plate And Ski For Free

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Support The Lifestyle And Ski Free TAHOE CITY, Calif. and INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. – November 1, 2017  Ski season is almost here, and with it returns the popular “Plates for Powder” program.  Individuals who purchase a new Lake Tahoe license plate in either California or Nevada can receive free lift tickets to one of eight Tahoe resorts participating in the program. With snow in the forecast for this weekend, now is the time to buy a Tahoe license plate so you can ski for free in Tahoe. “It is great to see the ski resorts come together to offer...

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Nevada Day Skiing on Mt. Rose This Weekend

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Well, they did it!  MT. Rose opened today for skiing on Nevada Day and Halloween weekend.  Winter Season is officially here. How about you, are you itching to get on the slope?   So cool that Mt Rose, Our Tallest Ski Mountain in the area, to get open early. The resort is open 8an to 12 pm Saturday if you want to take a run. Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook...

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Exploring Authentic Nevada Via UTV In Reno

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Experience A UTV Adventure In Reno UTV Adventure, Sierra Rec Magazine, Sparks NV,  I recently had the opportunity to do something new in my Rec lifestyle, UTV Riding in the Nevada desert. What a thrill ride! We hooked up with Rod Hall Drive out at Wild West Motorsports Park just east of  Sparks off Mustang Drive on a Sunday afternoon for a quick trip back into the hills behind Reno. Not only was this my first trip on a UTV but the first visit back into the mountains to the East since the huge winter...

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Squaw Valley’s Red Dog Run Vs the World Best – March 9-12

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Audi FIS Ski World Cup Squaw Valley Hosts the 2017 World Cup March 9-12, 2017 by placing the long history and reputation of the famed Red Dog Run up against the world’s best in Alpine Skiing. This is an exciting week in Lake Tahoe and Squaw Valley as the world comes to watch the best of the world take on one of the famed runs in the Sierra and experience the over 600″ of snow we have received this winter to date.  Here is a quick rundown of the Red Dog Run and the...

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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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Reno Ice Rink Open For the Season

Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Reno Nevada, November 2016 –  AS our next winter storms start to approach and the Mountains again start making snow for the season, it is also time for that great family recreation season of Downtown Ice Skating.  Many communities around the Sierra house Ice Rinks during the winter or Holiday season. In Reno this last week they kicked off the season with an epic Super Moon their first week. The #SuperMoon is providing a little extra light tonight at the Ice Rink 🌕 — Greater Nevada Field (@greaternvfield) November 15, 2016 Open until the...

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Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn 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 Division Chili Cookoff, more than a dozen craft beers from around the region, a local Firehouse Chili Challenge and the Chef’s Chili Cookoff Challenge presented by Yelp! and headline entertainment that includes Cherry Poppin’ Daddies and blues rock musician...

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