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Friday, March 22, 2019 - 8:00am
While we've been enjoying all the snow in places like Donner Summit Canyon, Johnson Canyon and Castle Valley - it's also nice to take a break and see how get a preview of spring at lower elevations....
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 8:00am
As wildfires become a greater and greater concern with each passing year, the Truckee Donner Land Trust is excited and grateful to be awarded $783,760 by the Sierra Nevada Conservancy for critical...
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 8:00am
The Webber Lake Hotel, part of the Truckee Donner Land Trust's 3,000-acre Webber Lake property, has been named to the National Register of Historic Places. This designation wouldn't have been...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 8:00am
While the Donner Lake Rim Trail and the Wendin Way Trail make Johnson Canyon, just above Donner Lake, a popular snow-free destination, it is a great place to explore while buried under feet of snow....
Friday, January 18, 2019 - 8:00am
From the Desk of Perry Norris, Executive Director During a Truckee Donner Land Trust Board retreat 25 years ago, a fearless group of conservationists did one of those exercises start-up organizations...
Friday, January 18, 2019 - 8:00am
Set in a beautiful meadow with Squaw Creek meandering through and the peaks of Squaw Valley towering above – roughly 30 acres of property owned by one of the valley’s founding families will be...
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 8:00am
January is a great time to visit Land Trust properties on groomed ski trails at Royal Gorge and Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center. The snow is mid-winter crisp and thanks to recent storms, the...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 8:00am
The Land Trust and its partners have less than 18 months to raise $15 million to purchase nearly 3,000-acres in the Campaign to Conserve Frog Lake, Red Mountain & Carpenter Ridge. A generous...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 8:00am
Dear Friend of the Land Trust, The Land Trust team kept its nose to the grindstone in 2018, and the year seems to be flying by, lickety-split. I wanted to pause and reflect a moment about 2018...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 8:00am
2018 has been another great year for trail building on Land Trust lands. First up, four new miles of the Donner Lake Rim Trail, linking the Glacier Way Trailhead to Northwoods, were built and are...

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