Truckee-Tahoe hosts access to a multitude of some of the most luxurious and prized ski resorts in the world. Despite the amazing in-bounds options, every year more and more people are trying out backcountry travel and venturing away from the lifts of the resorts to explore the wild and uncontrolled slopes all around us. Backcountry skiing and snowboarding have shown steady growth every year and Truckee is rich with opportunities to find gear,
Winter driving conditions and tire chains can be some of the trickiest things for California travelers. Here are some safety tips for winter driving in Truckee-Tahoe.
Always check with your host to make sure you get special tips for their neighborhood, like where to park, when their driveway plow service comes by, and if the roads are usually cleared soon after a snowfall or the next day.
These plowed, snow-free winter trails in Truckee are perfect for your next walk or run. They’re also dog-friendly, so bring your furry friends!
Skiing isn’t the only way to have fun in Truckee. Check out this list of the top places to go sledding, tubing, or have fun in the snow.
Hit the trails and enjoy these hikes in Truckee for gorgeous fall colors and wide open spaces. We’re willing to bet you haven’t heard of some!
From rock climbing to hydrobiking, there are many fresh air adventures in Truckee for you and your family! Get outside and explore Truckee’s wild side.
Everything you need to know about planning a Truckee hiking trip for late summer and beyond. Where to go, what to bring, and when to visit in this guide.
Wear your face masks while hiking in Truckee. Here are tips to recreate responsibly and keep yourself and others safe during your visit.
Established by Ryan Fowler in 2014, Dirt Gypsy Adventures set out to blend adventure, active travel and trail exploration for all abilities with a variety of mountain bike tours across the Western US. Dirt Gypsy Adventures is North Lake Tahoe’s four-season outfitter and guide service for all things bike-related. Their Truckee-based operation offers single and multi-day guided tours, summer trailhead shuttle service throughout the Basin,
Learn about Sierra Nevada flora and fauna! Here are the Truckee wildlife and wildflowers that make their home in the high elevation mountains.