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Sports and Outdoors

Tapping into the passion that Tahoe/Truckee has for sports of all seasons — be it on the mountain, in the gym, or on the kids’ fields — as well as a variety of health and wellness topics.

GET OUT & GO: Snowshoe the Day Away with These Guided Tours

What better way to enjoy the great outdoors with your family and friends than a guided snowshoe tour? Grab your mittens and beanies and head out for a snow-dusted tour you’re unlikely to forget.

The Flying Tomato Lands in Tahoe

If you see a blur of tight black leather and red hair streaking through the sky above Northstar this winter, you might be witnessing a preview of a gold-medal-winning trick destined for the 2014...

Snow Luck

When powder days peter out. Moonshine’s Craig C. Rowe spoke with local weather forecaster Bryan Allegretto of Open Snow.

Plugged In to Get Out


Our technologically inept sports editor’s review of the best outdoor and sports apps around.



Introducing our new series: For Fun’s Sake, a series of profiles that look beyond the spotlight to find folks who pursue their passions not for fame or money, but for fun, for fun’s sake. First up, 15-year-old fly fisherman Finn Loper.

North Tahoe Lady Lakers

Girls’ lacrosse in North Tahoe is gaining steam. Read comments from coaches and parents about the new organization that is backing the sport.

Onewheel to Freedom

You may have seen them float by you on the Truckee River Legacy Trail and wondered, "Does that thing only have one wheel?"

Skiing Meet Paragliding


The sport of speedflying catches on in Tahoe

The Resort Report


With 15 resorts to choose from, peruse this sampling of new happenings at each Tahoe resort