lake tahoe

Snow expectations in Sierra bolster hopes for midwinter water storage turnaround

Rain was falling Wednesday in Auburn, and snow by the foot was expected in the upper elevations of the Sierra. But the return to wintry weather after nearly two months of mild te ...

Marauding bears can easily ruin a camping trip

It’s heard often and seemingly is a common occurrence in the Lake Tahoe area, a marauding bear breaking into a house. While homeowner’s insurance generally will cover ...

There is more than one way to hunt fall turkeys for success

After last week’s column announcing the opening of some bird seasons, including turkeys, one reader a few years ago was quick to inform me there is an alternate method of hun ...

Check out these tips for exploring Tahoe on a day trip

Lake Tahoe is probably the ultimate day-tripping adventure and it’s just a quick trip away. Anyone living in the region realizes Tahoe’s cobalt blue waters, clear skies and m ...

Finding the best show in the sky

Finding the best Fourth of July fireworks show within moderate driving distance shouldn’t be difficult this year. Counting two big shows in Lake Tahoe, there are five fireworks d ...