Like supporting a good cause?

How about beer? Well, why not drink beer, listen to some music, AND support an amazing cause all at once!  The 26th annual Foam Fest satisfies all these criteria and more. All proceeds from this event will go to Disabled Sports USA Far West. It is an organization founded in 1967 Jim Winthers.  The mission, to improve […]


In life, we are faced with many choices… Everyday a plethora of decisions need to be made just to make it through the day…what am I going to wear, what to eat, what route to take to work. Some aren’t so important and some are. When looking at the big picture there are choices made […]

The Growing Beer Scene in Tahoe – Part Deux

After a long day of exploring the mountains and pushing the limits, there is only one beverage that will adequately quench your thirst. Generation after generation, this has always been a nice cold brew. For those lucky enough to live around the Lake, it finally means partaking in a barley pop that is truly made […]

The Return

….of the most exciting adventure expedition on the planet! On August 20, 2015 the Primal Quest Expedition (PQ) graces the Sierra Nevada’s with its 7th edition. This race has been referred to one of the most difficult athletic events in the world. The multi-day, 450+ mile event will pit 40 coed teams of four and their […]

Who is this “Little Boy?”

There has been a lot of talk lately that this year’s “El Nino” a.k.a. “the little boy” is going to be the strongest on record. For local snow hounds, dreams of the legendary El Nino winter of 1982-83 in Lake Tahoe come to mind. That’s all good and well, but what’s the reality? Will all of North […]

Tradition of Perfection

Concours D’ Elegance…what? The literal translation is “Competition of Elegance.” To really understand what it is you need to go back in time, all the way back to France in the 17th Century. At that time the aristocracy would parade around in the parks of Paris in extravagant carriages on summer weekends and holidays. A […]