The park is considered one of the top mountain bike parks on the west coast following Whistler. The park is open so get your cross-country and downhill bikes tuned and ready to go.
Oh yeah, and your dad. It’s the perfect place to take Dad over this Father’s Day weekend. Think he can hang? I mean hang on. And you think it was rough raising kids. Have fun Dad.
Just when you thought they couldn’t get any more creative, Riverside Studios has opened The Branch in downtown Truckee to showcase large scale art.
Featuring locally made furniture, sculpture, 2-dimensional paintings and photography, the gallery will give artists the space deserved for their larger pieces to stand alone.
Stop by and meet the colorful group of artists at The Branch, located at 10060 Donner Pass Road, in Truckee – of course.
Rubicon Point Lighthouse.
Elevation 6,580 ft.
It’s not easy to spot, especially since it has been out of commission for over 80 years, and it doesn’t look like a lighthouse.
But, it’s well worth the short hike in D.L. Bliss State Park on the west shore to see this historic piece of Tahoe’s early mariner days.
Sierra Nevada College historian and Sierra Nevada native Gary Noy on May 27 will present an illustrated lecture on unusual and lesser-known stories of Sierra Nevada history, with a special focus on the Lake Tahoe region. Some stories are adventurous, some are horrifying, some are inventive, but all are fascinating windows into our history in the breathtaking Range of Light. Read more
In honor of long-time local Mike Brown and his contributions to aviation and seaplane flying, the Annual Mike Brown Splash-In takes place Monday, May 25, 2015 from 8am to 2pm at Obexers Store in Homewood.
It’s a day of seaplane flying in Mike’s memory and part of North Shore’s Opening Day celebrations, the Seaplane Season, and Obexer’s 104th birthday, kicking off a summer of fun.
Remember: Clean, Drain and Dry your seaplane. Read more
Stretching your body before or after a hike or ride is important. It’s equally important for your horse as well.
Join the Tahoe Rim Trail on Wednesday, May 27, from 5pm-7pm at Galena Creek Equestrian Parking (near Jones Creek Trailhead) at the Galena Creek Visitor Center for a hands-on seminar and learn how to properly stretch your horse before & after your trail ride or workout. Sorry, no horses allowed… Read more