After a century, gates open to Sierra paradise
Thursday, July 27, 2017, San Francisco Chronicle
For the first time in a century, the gates have been unlocked and the road open to Webber Lake, a higher Sierra gem.
A Tahoe 'Secret Garden' Opens After a Century
Thursday, July 27, 2017, KQED
Pink and yellow wildflowers burst from a lush bed of grass hidden from public view for more than a century. Towering trees and snow-capped mountains encircle the wild meadow, beckoning visitors to a l
Huts on the Horizon
Monday, October 10, 2016, Tahoe Quarterly
In the Sierra north of Lake Tahoe, lies the opportunity to create a hut system, opening up the region’s backcountry in its magical winter months.
Sierra Nevada Conservancy Awards $2 Million for Forest Health and Watershed Restoration Projects
Friday, September 9, 2016, Sierra Sun Times
Yesterday the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board approved over $2 million in grants for projects that will reduce wildfire risk and restore forest and watershed health in the sierra neva
Tahoe Donner cross country resort launches major expansion effort
Monday, September 5, 2016, SnoWonder
Tahoe Donner, one of the largest cross country ski areas in the West, has embarked on a major expansion program.
Northern Sierra Partnership celebrates banner year in beautiful Carpenter Valley
Friday, July 8, 2016, Yubanet
Truckee, Calif. July 8, 2016 - Nature and open space lovers gathered in spectacular Lower Carpenter Valley recently to celebrate the Northern Sierra Partnership's (NSP) successful campaign to conserve
Peregrine falcon nest prompts closure of Donner Summit climbing routes
Thursday, May 12, 2016, Sierra Sun
To protect nesting peregrine falcons, certain climbing routes on Donner Summit’s Black Wall are closed until mid-summer, the Truckee Donner Land Trust announced last week.
Seasonal Climbing Closure at Donner Summit
Sunday, May 1, 2016, Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture
To protect nesting peregrine falcons, certain climbing routes on Donner Summit’s Black Wall are closed until mid-summer.
Partnership Protects Public Access in a Landscape Fit for a King
Tuesday, April 19, 2016, USDA
A stunning landscape called Castle Valley, near Lake Tahoe, is the heart of one of the most heavily-used backcountry recreation areas in the northern Sierra Nevada region of California. The 400-plus a
Popular Sierra trailhead sold for $2.1M to Tahoe National Forest
Monday, April 4, 2016, Sierra Sun
The land around one of the northern Sierra Nevada’s most popular trailheads has been taken off the market and sold to the Tahoe National Forest.