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Mary West: Day Hiker checks out Windy Point Trail
Mary West: Day Hiker checks out Windy Point Trail

July 11, 2019

Teacher, author, lover of the outdoors; Eric Peach, first took me to Windy Point Trail in Colfax several years ago. The poppies on the hillside are epic with the American River below and a view...








Singletrack officially finished near Truckee
Singletrack officially finished near Truckee

June 27, 2019

Seven miles of new singletrack trail linking the Sawtooth Trail in Sierra Meadows with Watson Lake and the Tahoe Rim Trail has been officially completed in the Truckee area. The Truckee Trails Foundation recently announced...





Moshe Childs: What is a watershed?

June 13, 2019

Editor’s note: Moshe Childs, a seventh grade student at Yuba River Charter School, is the Conservation Speech Winner for Most Informative speech. No living thing can live without water. If we don’t take care of...




Tahoe SUP wins Outside Magazine Gear of the Year award
Tahoe SUP wins Outside Magazine Gear of the Year award

June 13, 2019

Since the mid-2000s, stand-up paddleboarding has exploded in popularity. Much of the sport’s rapid growth and origins can be traced directly to the Lake Tahoe area, and a few innovators, who began experimenting with different...