4th of July Activities – Truckee Firecracker Mile and Parade

Truckee is a pretty amazing place to celebrate Independence Day! The whole town gets into the spirit of the holiday with festive...

Stateline Fire Lookout – Lake Tahoe Hiking Trails

The best thing about the Stateline Fire Lookout is the panoramic lakeview. From the moment you park your car you are rewarded with...

The Best Hiking Shoes for 2017

It's going to be a great season for wildflowers and gorgeous snow capped mountain views here in the Sierra Nevada, one you won't want to...

Fathers Day Gift Ideas for 2017

As the countdown to Father's Day begins we're got the best gift ideas to make your mountain dad smile. Our top picks include Saxx...

Top 5 Reasons to Register for the Sierra Crest Ultra Trail Run

Summer is here and trail running season is heating up.  Put the Sierra Crest Ultra Run on your schedule and start training.  We promise...

Microspikes – Hiking Traction for Backpackers, Trail Runners, and Hikers

Snow and ice covered routes make walking difficult and falling could lead to a long, uncontrollable slide resulting in injury or death. ...

Yosemite National Park – Spring 2017

Spring is one of the best times to visit Yosemite National Park to see waterfalls, wildflowers and blooming alpine meadows. Check out these...

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.

Training for the Sierra Crest Ultra 30K Trail Run – Year 2

Thinking about doing a trail race this summer? These tips for running the Sierra Crest 30k are useful for any longer distance trail run. ...

Best Ways To Mindfully Celebrate Mother’s Day

Here are some ways to celebrate the moms in your life, helping them to de-stress and know how much they are appreciated and loved.