Mountain Life

Covering Tahoe Truckee’s community, people, pets, health and wellness, and nature.

Lake Tahoe’s Future: Underwater, A Disturbing New World


Diving expert Phil Caterino talks about changes in Lake Tahoe's underwater environment.

Going for Gold


Olympic anniversary celebration and museum to commemorate Squaw's place in history

Student Helps Kids to Mind Their Peas and Carrots


For the past five months, Ben has provided information to his fellow students about where food comes from, what its nutritional benefits are, and the importance of physical activity. He is a Moonshine Ink Rockstar!

To South America with NASTC


Cover Story
In August, while many of us were lounging in swimsuits, writer Susan Schnier was fine tuning her skiing skills in South America, finding the place harboring the 'soul' of skiing.

The Nose Knows


Help your dog harness his amazing smelling abilities.

Duke and a Van Full of Cats


Flip’s Friends

Moonshine Staff’s Gift Picks

HOLIDAY HANDBOOK 2012 Moonshine Ink staff members have each developed an area of expertise based on the subjects they cover, whether it’s prolific festivalgoer and...

GET OUT & GO: Spring Clean Truckee & North Lake Tahoe


No matter your neighborhood, June 4 is the day to clean the community, so get involved.