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Sugar Bowl Joins Mountain Collective Ahead of Winter Season

Sugar Bowl Resort will join 24 other ski resorts as a member of the Mountain Collective. Passholders can ski or ride two days with no blackout days at all 25 partner resorts.

(Sept. 21, 2022) → Read the full Sierra Sun report
Proposed Disc Golf Course Draws Fire at Parks and Rec Meeting

Dozens of residents voiced their opinions in support or in opposition to Lincoln’s plan on adding a new disc golf course at Auburn Ravine Park at the Parks and Recreation committee meeting on Sept. 7. The 10-acre park that features a dog park and walking trail.

(Sept. 15, 2022) → Read the full Auburn Journal report

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Electric mountain bike access: Tahoe National Forest leading the way

Electric mountain bikes are opening the door to increased access to public lands, a key takeaway from the E-Mountain Bike Summit held in Olympic Valley in mid-September. As the use of e-bikes continues to grow in popularity, the positive attributes …

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Michelle Parker’s “Originate” launched

The third installment of “Originate, Pushing beyond the limits with Michelle Parker,” has launched on Red Bull TV. The episodes are part of a four-piece series focusing on the hero topics of inspiration, environment, inclusivity and empowerment. Freeride skier Parker, …

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Palisades to open with gondola, upgrades

Palisades Tahoe is scheduled to open on Nov. 22 with new and improved amenities, planned events and more transportation options, including the opening of The Base to Base Gondola to connect Olympic Valley and Alpine Meadows, according to a press …

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Sierra-at-Tahoe to fully reopen

Sierra-at-Tahoe has announced that it plans to full reopen its 46-trail network for the 2022-23 season, the resort posted on its blog on Sept. 13. The ski resort in Twin Bridges was severely damaged by the August 2021 Caldor Fire, …

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Tahoe City skatepark opens

The Pop-Up Scotty Lapp Memorial Skatepark is open in Tahoe City. Located behind the old Blue Agave building, the 4,000 square-foot temporary skatepark is open to the public every Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to sunset until the snow …

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Palisades gondola name released

Palisades Tahoe’s new gondola debuting for the 2022-23 season will be known as the Palisades Tahoe Base to Base Gondola, the resort announced on Aug. 22. The ski resort will open for the season on Nov. 22. Vail has also …

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“Buried” film released nationwide

Greenwich Entertainment has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to the documentary “Buried: The 1982 Alpine Meadows Avalanche,” a gripping account of the deadliest avalanche in U.S. ski resort history. Greenwich plans to release the documentary — winner of the Audience …

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Bill Russell and Vin Scully: Two California Sports Icons

Basketball legend Bill Russell and iconic baseball play-by-play broadcaster Vin Scully will be remembered as two of the most monumental figures in California sports history.

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New lift, trail for Mt. Rose

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe’s new Lakeview zone, a $7.5-million, on-mountain expansion, will offer the new Lakeview Express lift catering to low-level and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. The new Lakeside trail will feature views of Lake Tahoe and provide the preferred …

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Will Voters Approve Sports Betting?

Four ballot measures to legalize sports wagering in California were proposed, but now it's down to two and only one might face voters this year.

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