The Origin of Mountain Biking

What Outside Magazine considers one of the ten best mountain bike races is called the Downieville Classic. Reason being, it’s pure and unadulterated. Once you look into the history of the town and t...

Vintage Boat Event Season is Upon Us

From the Reno-Tahoe Odyssey to the American Century Golf Classic filled with celebrities, there are a lot of summer traditions that happen around Lake Tahoe.  Back in the 1930s and 40s Carnelian Bay ...

SUP Yo?

One of our favorite things about living in a ski-town is the limitless amount of activities and the amount of willing participants. Normally, we would be talking about what there is to do in the winte...

Soft, fluffy, & Cute

Ahhh, the “Great Outdoors!” A place to adventure, relax and be at one with nature. Nothing could be better. I encourage everyone to get out and enjoy it. There is much to be seen and it’s consta...

Enduro?

Athletic competitions that cover a combination of different disciplines have been around for a long time. It makes sense that this idea would transfer into the mountain biking world. Downhill mountain...

Off the beaten path

Summer…blue skies, warm weather, time to head outdoors. Outdoors is always the place to be for me, but in the summer it seems like everyone is following this agenda. Especially, in the high tour...

Sun Cup City

It’s mid-June and in the west there’s still good snow. Being snowboarders, the logical choice is to ride it. After all we have been complaining the last several years about the lack thereof, so it...

The Greatest Country on the Planet

On July 4th, 1776 the Continental Congress declared the thirteen American Colonies as a new nation. To celebrate this occasion the custom has always been to do some sort of patriotic display. Some cho...