Posts by: Pam

Best Things to Do Memorial Day Weekend in Lake Tahoe and Truckee

Start planning your Memorial Day Weekend! Snow free hikes to festivals and group trails runs, this is the place to be.

How to Cook at High Altitude

Cooking above tree line can be a challenging endeavor if you’re not prepared.  Above 10,000 feet the environment drastically...

Sierra Crest Ultra Run Course Preview

Now is your chance to explore this historically treacherous part of the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California on a fully supported trail...

Best Trail Running Shoes for 2017

List of our top selling trail running shoes and some of their key characteristics, what foot type they might fit best, and best uses to...

Taste the Adventure – Camp Cooking Demo and Tasting

Please join us on May 18, 2017, for a Camp Cooking Demonstration, Backcountry Food Tasting, and Camp Stove Comparison. This event is hosted...

Backpacking the John Muir Trail – What You Need to Know

Learn about life on the trail, how to prepare for your backpacking trip and the best way to get permits for the John Muir Trail. Get tips...

Best 2017 Swimsuits in Truckee!

Brrrrrr!  White caps on Donner Lake and snow on the Sierra Crest,  it might not feel like it but summer days and swimsuit weather are...

2017 Squaw Mountain Run

Take on the challenge, participate in the Squaw Mountain Run on July 29, 2017! Join hundreds runners and hikers run and trek to the top of...

Ultimate Guide to Trail Runs in Lake Tahoe

I can’t believe how many of the best trail races in California are within 25 miles of my hometown of Truckee!  I feel pretty lucky to...

Sierra Crest Ultra Run – 50k and 30k Distances

Hosted by Auburn Ski Club, the Sierra Crest 30K and 50K is an exciting point-to-point trail run that takes advantage of some of the...