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Best Places in Truckee to go Backcountry Skiing – and Where to Rent Gear or Get Advice

backcountry skiing, truckee California photographer Andy Giordano backcountry skiing, truckee California photographer Andy Giordano

Best Places in Truckee to go Backcountry Skiing – and Where to Rent Gear or Get Advice

backcountry skiing, truckee California photographer Andy Giordano

The Tahoe-Truckee area has long been known for its access to incredible backcountry adventures that offer stunning views and world-class terrain. In Truckee, you don’t have to travel far from downtown to find yourself skiing or riding lines that vary from mellow, wide-open snowfields to expert level chutes.

When deciding where to go and when, there are a variety of resources available—from understanding the snow conditions and concerns as reported daily by the Sierra Avalanche Center,

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Alex Tolger Open’s Kitchen Collab Co-Working Space

Kitchen Collab Kitchen Collab

Alex Tolger Open’s Kitchen Collab Co-Working Space

Kitchen Collab

Kitchen Collab, the first and only member-based commercial kitchen ‘makerspace’ is now open in Truckee, California. Membership offers affordable 24/7 access to workspace, equipment and steward services. Designed to help small culinary businesses grow and thrive, Kitchen Collab provides a collaborative atmosphere where like-minded culinary professionals can collaborate on everything from pop-up dinners and staffing, to accessing wholesale pricing from a variety of local,

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Festival Goer’s Guide to the Sagan Fondo

Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee

Festival Goer’s Guide to the Sagan Fondo

Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee

The Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition isn’t just for the cyclocross or hardtail mountain bike rider looking for a gravel grinder — although if you’re thinking about participating in the ride, there’s still time! In fact, local residents can take 35% OFF the registration fee when they sign up at www.saganfondo.com/register with the code “TruckeeSaganFondo”. The code is valid till Thursday,

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Last Call: Truckee’s Taproom Tour

Last Call: Truckee’s Taproom Tour

Summer in Truckee means early morning paddling on Donner Lake, mountain bike rides and pump track sessions. Donner train tunnel hikes and rock climbing, floating the river and hanging out in downtown. In my mind, a cold beer or a great glass of wine is the perfect pairing to all of those activities, and a great way to end a day spent with family and friends outdoors.

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