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Northern Nevada shifts into high gear in preparation for America’s premier classic car event Hot August Nights-the largest classic car and nostalgic festival in the county- descends upon the region with more than 6,000 vintage vehicles this August. The 10-day celebration commences in the historic mining town of Virginia City, Nev. on Friday, Aug. 2 to [...]

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Arcade Belts to Host 5th Annual Mothership Classic at Squaw Valley

Arcade Belts to Host 5th Annual Mothership Classic at Squaw Valley to Raise Funds for Tahoe-Based Nonprofit Olympic Valley, Calif.] March 20, 2019–With all of the new Tahoe snow, Squaw Valley skiers’ and snowboarders’ spirits are sure to be high in their quest to raise funds for the High Fives Foundation. The 5th annual Mothership Classic will [...]

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Reno Tahoe Airport Passenger Numbers Soar in 2018

Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) passenger numbers soared in 2018, with an increase of 4.8% over the previous year. RNO served 4,210,095 passengers in 2018 compared to 4,015,381 in 2017. “This is tremendous news, not only for the airport, but for the entire Reno-Tahoe region,” said President and CEO Marily Mora. “This number, 4.2 million, represents [...]

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Spartan Releases Weekend Schedule for 2018 World Championship Powered by Rakuten

Obstacle Racing’s Main Event to Draw more than 15,000 Athletes to North Lake Tahoe for the Spartan World Championship this weekend, Sport’s Best Competitors Battling for more than $125,000 in Cash Prizes Lake Tahoe, CA (September 27, 2018) – Spartan, the world’s largest obstacle race (OCR) and endurance brand, released the schedule for the 2018 Spartan [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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Nevada Day Skiing on Mt. Rose This Weekend

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 [...]

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Exploring Authentic Nevada Via UTV In Reno

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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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 Ice Rink Open For the Season

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 [...]

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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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From Cyclocross To Spartans The Central Sierra Gets Dirty This Weekend

Reno Nevada, September 30, 2016 - Lake Tahoe and Reno have long been a destination for adventure. But this weekend may just be the most extreme, dirty adventure weekend in history.  Ok maybe that is a little extreme, but there is a lot of exciting competition this weekend in the Sierra that will guarantee to [...]

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U.S. Navy Blue Angels to Headline 2016 RENO Air Race Performers List

2016 National Championship Air Races, to be held September 14 – 18 RENO, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) is ready for a great show starting next week  on the edges of the Eastern Sierra. This year the 2016 National Championship Air Races, to be held September 14 – 18, 2016 at the [...]

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Celebrate America’s Love Affair with Rock ‘n’ Roll During Hot August Nights

Hot August Nights Offers Free Concerts During Main Event Reno Nevada, August 2016, Rock the night away to the unforgettable sounds of the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s during Hot August Nights’ 30th anniversary with a lineup of musical headliners and tribute bands performing for free from Aug. 2—6, 2016. Musical legends America and The Monkees [...]

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[Olympic Valley, Calif.] May 6, 2016 – Just in time for the 2016-17 ski and ride season, travelers from Atlanta will have nonstop access to Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows on Delta Air Lines via Reno-Tahoe International Airport. Delta will fly nonstop between Reno-Tahoe and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, offering passengers connection opportunities to 90 destinations [...]

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