Skiing

Ski for MS at Squaw

March 13, 2016
    Skiing

“Focus on what you CAN DO” – Jimmie Heuga.  Together, we can ski to make a difference. Ski for MS is an annual event at Squaw to benefit Can Do Multiple Sclerosis – a national nonprofit organization and innovative provider of lifestyle empowerment programs that empower people with MS and their support partners to transform and […]

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Jamie Anderson, Slopestyle Phenom

March 11, 2016
    PeopleSkiing

Jamie Anderson, a South Lake Tahoe native, is easily considered one of the top female snowboarders in the world. And she’s headed to the 2012 Winter X Games along with Sierra-at-Tahoe team riders, Hannah Teter, and Maddie Bowman.  Go get em girls! […]

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Backcountry Vertical Challenge supports Sierra Avalanche Center

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The 2014 Lake Tahoe Backcountry Vertical Challenge is a community–wide fundraising initiative to benefit the Sierra Avalanche Center. In a quest to attain operational dollars for Lake Tahoe’s local avalanche forecasting agency, Alpenglow Sports in Tahoe City has challenged the entire Tahoe backcountry community to a cumulative goal of 15 million vertical feet of human-powered […]

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Sierra-at-Tahoe Golden Girls

March 6, 2016
    Skiing

South Lake Tahoe will honor its three USA Olympic team members who train at Sierra-at-Tahoe on Saturday, March 15. Jamie Anderson, Maddie Bowman, who won gold for snowboarding slopestyle and freeskiing halfpipe respectively, and Hannah Teter who placed fourth in snowboarding halfpipe, will be lauded at Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort. Way to go girls!!! […]

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SnowFest!

March 3, 2016
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It’s been going on since 1982, with wacky and wild years of mountain culture, Tahoe Style. SnowFest is North Lake Tahoe’s 10 day winter carnival. SnowFest takes place every March throughout North Lake Tahoe and Truckee.  Don’t miss the Tahoe City Snowfest parade, Polar Plunge, Wacky Winter Bowling or the Stand Up Paddle Race. […]

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Annual Snowshoe Thompson Cross Country Ski, Snowshoe Tour

March 2, 2016
    Skiing

From 1856 to 1876 Snowshoe Thompson made 90 mile ski treks over snowdrifts up to 50 feet high through blizzards with 80 mph winds, to deliver mail between California and Nevada over the Sierra Nevada. Try longboards and learn about our legendary mountain man at the Annual Snowshoe Thompson Tour in March at Hope Valley. […]

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Meet the Squaw Avalanche Dogs

February 27, 2016
    Skiing

Learn about avalanche awareness, and how the Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows Avalance Search and Rescue dogs save our lives.  Show your support for these amazing pups! […]

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Rahlves’ Banzai Tour

February 26, 2016
    Skiing

Daron Rahlves, four-time Olympian, World Champion and Truckee local, has refined the classic Silver Belt race that started at Sugar Bowl in the 1940s.  Now called the “Banzai Tour,” the event mixes big mountain freeride action with ski and boarder-cross strategy in a mad-dash race series held at four ski resorts. […]

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Lake Tahoe Represents at 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver

February 2, 2016
    Skiing

Hannah, Elena, Julia, Marco, Daron, Nate and Errol. Wyle, Tucker, Murphy and Rasco. Congratulations to our local Lake Tahoe and Truckee athletes who will compete in the 2010 Winter Olympics at Vancouver February 12 through February 28, 2010. […]

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Skiing with Your Dog at Lake Tahoe

February 1, 2016
    Skiing

While you can’t take your dog to most cross-country ski areas in Lake Tahoe and Truckee, you can take them on a few developed trails and almost anywhere else. Here are some key spots where you can safely cross-country ski with your dog.  Don’t forget the poop bag! […]

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Jamaica Ski Team rooted at Alpine Meadows

January 29, 2016
    Skiing

They may have just one member, but the Jamaica Ski Team (Errol Kerr that is) has made Alpine Meadows its training grounds for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, February 12 – 28, 2010. Errol Kerr, 23, has taken the ski cross world by storm and has officially qualified for the Winter Games. […]

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Rose Daiek

January 28, 2016
    Skiing

She won the Women’s North Face Masters event at Kirkwood in 2009. Rose Daiek of South Lake Tahoe is the lady to watch and to beat. […]

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