Sierra Valley Farms is a 65-acre certified organic farm and nursery situated on the middle fork of the Feather River in the majestic Sierra Valley. The farm, located at 5,000 feet elevation in Beckwourth has one of the most unique growing climates in the West. The family farm is owned and operated by Gary Romano, and his dad Louis Romano. Sierra Valley Farms diverse operation includes growing and production of a wide range of cool-season vegetables and some fruits,
Sierra Color Studio Photographer and Truckee local Esteban Peralta has been taking photos since high school but recently decided to make a career out of his passion. Esteban feels the business name Sierra Color Studio appropriate as he lives in the Sierra Mountains and most of his photos are taken here. Esteban started out primarily photographing local landscape venues but has recently grown to incorporate and add more skills to his list of specialties.
On October 30, Nevada County and USDA Rural Development teamed up to host a workshop in Grass Valley to discuss financial program opportunities available to Truckee and North Tahoe residents. The workshop introduced attendees to opportunities like single family housing direct home loans, guaranteed loans, and housing repair loans as well as grants for very-low to moderate income homebuyers and homeowners living in rural communities.
Watch the Truckee-Tahoe Lumber Company Big Life Video to see and hear about their new locations and innovative technologies. Truckee Tahoe Lumber has been family owned and operated business that has been supplying lumber, building materials, doors, and hardware to the Northern Sierra region for over 85 years. They are excited to announce their new location in Truckee, Sparks, and a new state-of-art Hundegger saw.
At CrossFit Blizzard, owner Travis Weaver and his team of trainers are determined to provide functional fitness programming for all ages and ability levels that will make you strong and fit, reduce the risk of injury, increase mobility and flexibility, and promote longevity. In addition to group CrossFit classes led by a professional trainer, they offer open gym times for members to come in and work on skills they’d like to improve or lift weights.
Conecta, Truckee’s newest preschool, offers a Reggio Emilia and RIE® inspired program for children ages 2-5 years. Conecta prepares children for Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten by creating a balance of child-led and teacher-led activities. Abbie Saturno, the Director and Teacher, has over 13 years of experience teaching preschoolers and kindergartners. Conecta values the whole child. Children in the program are treated with respect and trust.
Realtor Anna McGee found her way to Tahoe after graduating college in Colorado to explore new terrain, unexpectedly fell head over heels for the community, and now calls Tahoe home. Anna chose to become a Realtor, to share with others the things she loves most about living in Truckee and North Lake Tahoe. Anna is a licensed Broker Associate in California and a Licensed Realtor in Nevada.
Craft Brewery in Downtown Truckee
Locals Kevin Drake and Rich Romo started Alibi Ale Works through a mutual passion of making beer. Their passion quickly became a hobby gone wild!
Alibi Ale Works is a craft brewery operating in two locations, one Incline Village and the other in downtown Truckee. The Incline Village, Nevada location features the brewery and taproom, while the Truckee location features a taproom and live music venue.
We get it—skiing should be fun. According to the National Ski Areas Association, 83 percent of people who try skiing for the first time are unlikely to do it again. If that sounds like you, but you want to enjoy the snow, there are still plenty of winter activities in Truckee that will have everyone jealous of your wintry escape.