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...

Beacons In Truckee

On a dreary Wednesday night,  over 70 mountain enthusiasts came out for the annual three part avalanche education series put on by local backcountry outfitters Tahoe Mountain Sports.  The excitement...

The Spiritual Home of Snowboarding

Myth, legend, hardcore… these are the words that come to mind when talking about Mt. Baker. While it’s small in stature with heavy snow, Mt. Baker is larger than life in snowboarding history. ...

No turning back…

Warren Miller Entertainment unleashes #65. Winter is here!  How do you know??? SNOW!  And for those of us that live in Tahoe, the annual WME film “No Turning Back,” made it’s round...