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Leaf Peeping in Tahoe

Beautiful foliage is not just for New Englanders—we have it in Tahoe too! The belle of the ball is “Populus tremuloides” known to us lay people as the Golden or Quaking Aspen. Take a walk in an Aspen grove this time of year and you will see why: Their light green leaves are becoming a […]

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What’s Your Favorite Ski Movie Quote?

Everyone loves a good classic ski movie. And when you spend a lot of time in a ski town, a lot of them hit close to home. All of these movies are must-sees if you’re a skier or snowboarder, even if you watch them just to see the beautiful 80’s hair styles and fluorescent ski […]

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Still Summer in Tahoe

Don’t let the September date fool you. Most of the time I’m not wearing shorts, I wish I was. Boats are still cruising around the lake. It’s a favorite time of the year for hikers and mountain bikers. Outdoor decks are still the best restaurant seats around. No need to start stressing that you haven’t […]

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Guest Post- More than Snow: Summer Fun at Heavenly Mountain Resort

Expedia Viewfinder and Heavenly Mountain Resort partnered up to showcase the resort’s sensational summer activities. Though it’s summer, wintertime wanderlust may be in full force for snowboarders and skiers. Imagining those lake views from a mountain coated with fresh powder will have you yearning for the colder season in no time. But not so fast: […]

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A Day in the Life of a Challenge Course Guide

Curious what it’s like behind the scenes at Adventure Peak? Get the inside scoop with the staff of our Discovery Forest Canopy Course. Q: What is your typical day like? I usually start my day with a riveting bike ride to the Transit Center around 8:15 in the morning. Once there, I clock in and […]

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