Webber Lake Campground is opening early for 2018
Now accepting reservations for May 25
Quietly sitting unnoticed for a century, spectacular forests, meadows and wildlife thrive, and surrounding peaks and ridges give the small lake a secluded feel. The 45-site campground, now owned and operated by the Truckee Donner Land Trust, offers access to hiking, fishing, paddling and cycling to those looking for a unique escape.
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Learn what the best trail runs and ultra races in Lake Tahoe and Truckee are with the Ultimate Guide to Trail Runs of summer 2018. Sign up and start training!
ULTIMATE GUIDE TO TRAIL RUNS IN TRUCKEE AND LAKE TAHOE
For best rates and convenience, book your lodging direct with Truckee hotels, resorts, nightly rentals, and vacation homes.
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Tahoe-Truckee has become a world-class golf destination not to be missed. Golf enthusiasts can choose from nine beautiful golf courses with fairways lined by towering pines, flowing creeks, stunning mountain scenery, and challenging terrain. Play 18-holes or 9-holes, Truckee offers golf course variety featuring both luxury, private, public, quality, and affordability all within 10 minutes of Truckee’s historic downtown!
Read about Tahoe-Truckee golf from these writers who experienced Tahoe-Truckee golf themselves and became inspired to write about it.
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The Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition isn’t just for the cyclocross or hardtail mountain bike rider looking for a gravel grinder — although if you’re thinking about participating in the ride, there’s still time! In fact, local residents can take 35% OFF the registration fee when they sign up at www.saganfondo.com/register with the code “TruckeeSaganFondo”. The code is valid till Thursday,
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Established by Ryan Fowler in 2014, Dirt Gypsy Adventures set out to blend adventure, active travel and trail exploration for all abilities with a variety of mountain bike tours across the Western US. Dirt Gypsy Adventures is North Lake Tahoe’s four-season outfitter and guide service for all things bike-related. Their Truckee-based operation offers single and multi-day guided tours, summer trailhead shuttle service throughout the Basin,
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Truckee’s alpine beauty, blue skies and shimmering water make it an ideal destination for outdoor adventure, but do you know that Truckee also offers diverse summer camps for kids? From robotics, jazz band, art, and rock climbing to wilderness survival — you and your family can find the perfect camp for summer fun. Don’t miss out! Registration has begun for many of these great programs.
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Howdy, everybody! It’s time for a (relatively) quick and (definitely) quirky guide to riding a gravel race, like, say, the Sagan Fondo, coming to Truckee, CA on May 5th. (saganfondo.com) Well, or any gravel race. Though why you wouldn’t come #sagando with us in Truckee is beyond this writer’s mind.
So let’s start with what in the heck is a gravel race anyway,
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Book Sessions to Ride with Pro Athletes
Have you ever dreamed of skiing or snowboarding with an Olympic Gold Medalist or your favorite professional action sports hero? Well, now you can thanks to founder Ryan Williams and the team at STOMP SESSIONS!
What is Stomp Sessions?
STOMP SESSIONS is an action sports mobile and web platform for booking sessions to ride with pro athletes in skateboarding,
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Cycling Festival Weekend with World Champion Cyclist Peter Sagan to Include “Gravel” Course, Live Music, Local Food, Beer and More
Sagan Fondo Off-Road Cycling Event Comes to Truckee May 3-5, 2018. Truckee, California has been selected as the “gravel” host location for one of two Sagan Gran Fondo cycling events in California this year and in 2019. The Truckee Tourism Business Improvement District (TTBID) has reached a mutual understanding with the event producers at Bike Monkey in partnership with three-time world champion cyclist Peter Sagan,
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The US history of skiing is solidly rooted in Truckee, California. Truckee was the home to our nation’s first mechanized ski lift by way of a “steam powered toboggan tow lift” at the historic Hilltop location, where Cottonwood Restaurant sits today. This prompted the creation of the Truckee Winter Carnival and by the 1920’s winter tourism to the area saw over 1,000 visitors every weekend.
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