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Sports taps into the passion that Tahoe Truckee has for sports, be it on the mountain, in the gym, or on the kids’ fields.

Paddle Lake Tahoe

The California Tahoe Conservancy created the Lake Tahoe Water Trail, a water route along the 72-mile shoreline of Big Blue. The route connects public launch and landing sites around the lake.

Preventing Lower Back Pain

Most of us that live and play in Tahoe have experienced low back pain. In fact, 4 out of 5 people experience low back pain, making it the second most common reason for visiting the doctor. Follow these steps and help prevent being sidelined from your fun Tahoe activities.

Happy Trails

The goal of the Truckee Donner Horsemen is to promote horsemanship throughout the community. Hosting activities like horse shows, clinics and a juniors team gives people in the community that own or rent horses a place to gather and ride, as well as interact with other people in the community that share the same interest.

Rafting the Day Away

Looking for rapids, a family-fun day, and/or a lazy river? Check out our North Tahoe river rafting guide to ensure a fun (and safe) day in the water.

Trail Connecting Lake Tahoe to Reno Nears ‘Huge Milestone’

There and Back Again: A Cyclist’s Tale. The Tahoe-Pyramid Trail nears completion of its California section, a feat years in the making.

If You Build Them, Others Will Come

What goes on behind-the-scenes of the Tahoe trails you hike? Local organizations and people like you are building them. Join ‘em!

Take It to the Sky: Tahoe’s Ropes Courses

Ahhh, climbing: the stay-fit-in-summer “oh my god my legs are soooo lean” sport. Yeah, well, what if you have kids and don’t want them...

Blowing the Lid Off Sports Drinks

Supermarket shelves are loaded with sports and energy drinks claiming to boost performance and hydration. But do you really need a specialty drink every time you exercise?

Let the Sun Shine In

If you practice strict sun safety protocol, you may be depriving yourself of vitamin D, a nutrient that’s critical for much more than just bone health. Learn why a few minutes of direct sun (emphasis on few) might lower your risk of high blood pressure, certain cancers, and much more.

Pedal Power

Thanks to the hard work of public agencies, nonprofits, individuals, and advocates like the Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, the ability to ditch your car and grab a bike has become easier in the Tahoe/Truckee area.

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