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Formerly known as the Squaw Valley Ski Museum, the Sierra Nevada Olympic & Winter Sports Museum changed its name to reflect not only the history associated with the 1960 Olympic Games in Squaw Valley but also to highlight the stories, legends, and personalities within the entire Sierra Nevada region.

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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
Local Girls Whitewater Rafting Team Is Making a Big Splash

A pioneer of women’s whitewater rafting in the 1990s, Sue Norman returned to racing for the first time in 20 years in 2019. She came away from her first event impressed by the number of young female paddlers and inspired to help youth excel.

(Sept. 8, 2022) → Read the full Moonshine Ink report

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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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12th Annual Tahoe Sierra Golf Guide | 2022

Inside North Lake Tahoe | North Lake Tahoe | Northstar | Olympic Valley | South Lake Tahoe | Truckee | Lost Sierra North Lake Tahoe Incline Village Championship Course — Opens May 13 In the 1960s, Robert Trent Jones and …

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Mountain biking trail tips

The Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association (TAMBA) is asking all riders to practice good trail etiquette as local trails have seen increased usage over the last two years. Alert users when approaching, slow down and say hello. Let other users …

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Red Dog lift upgrade

Palisades Tahoe has announced that Red Dog lift will be replaced with a high-speed, detachable, six-person lift this summer. The base terminal will be moved east to a new location giving skiers direct access to the lift from the parking …

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Tahoe Backcountry Ski Patrol: Your friendly, neighborhood back-country ski patroller

Next time you’re exploring the Tahoe Sierra back country, don’t be surprised if you cross paths with a person wearing a signature red jacket adorned with white crosses. Nope, you didn’t just accidentally ski inside the resort boundary. You’ve met …

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