2014 – Year in Review

The end of the calendar year doesn’t mean the end of the ski/snowboard season, but rather the beginning of hopefully an epic winter for everyone in North America. So, Local Freshies thought we would...

Best new Brewery in Lake Tahoe!

After a trademark blue bird powder day that Tahoe is known for, a cold beer and a great meal is in order. Luckily, in the mid-town section of South Lake Tahoe lies the newest gem that everyone must vi...

Pretty Faces

A sports film with a name like this it instantly sparks your curiosity.  Most are guaranteed to take a second look.  The name is fitting.  This is an all-female ski film.  Be assured the title did...

Always use protection

whether it be riding a bike, playing football, snowboarding, or…well you get the picture. My mom taught me this early in life.  Apparently, this was true for the gang at Tahoe Mountain Sports a...

Sierra at Tahoe – Opening Weekend

Driving through the town of South Lake Tahoe it resembled more of a ghost town instead of the bustling town it normally is on a powder day. The Gondola sat eerily still due to the major storm that wre...

Girls

and snow…Sounds awesome! Get ready for a film as unique as the name of their production company. Unicorn Picnic presents the all girl ski movie, Pretty Faces! The word is, Lynsey Dyer and crew t...

Turkey Day Getaway

After I had my fill of turkey and visited with family during the long Thanksgiving weekend, I began to get antsy sitting around doing nothing.  This time of year in the Sierras it is a hit or miss re...

The best kept secret for powder hounds!

Mount Bohemia Driving north on US Highway 41 during the winter through the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, your eyes begin to squint trying to see the first random flakes falling from the sky. As quickly...