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There's more to tune up than just your skis

Aside from Boreal, which is already up and running, Lake Tahoe ski resorts are doing their preparatory work as the season rapidly approaches and the lifts start running full-time. ...

Season-opening guide to ski resorts

Here’s a helpful ski resort guide as the season gets underway: ALPINE MEADOWS: Challenging mountain, a favorite of locals, which speaks volumes about the terrain. Location: Hig ...

Moguls with Moseley to highlight Squaw birthday bash

Although there’s no telling who might be blowing out the candles, several big names in the ski world will be on the slopes Nov. 21 when Squaw Valley celebrates its 60th birthday. ...

Golfers team up to fight cancer

Bobby Jackson and Matt Barnes have much in common. They both grew up to be NBA basketball players, have played for the Sacramento Kings, currently make their offseason home in the ...

Five courses to consider

Fifteen years ago the Greater Sacramento region was severely lacking in available golf courses, but that is no longer the case. In fact, the area has so many places to play now tha ...

Yocha-De-He provides unique golfing experience

For thousands of years, the Patwin Indians roamed the southwestern portion of the Sacramento Valley, often spending long stretches of time hunting and fishing in the pastoral gra ...

Historic Sugar Bowl once a favorite of Hollywood crowd

This aging ski resort oozes with charm and history, serving as a museum of sorts. Long before the arrival of quad chairs, shaped skis and terrain parks, Hollywood celebrities and a ...

Tahoe resorts deep in snow

Although drought discussions continue and plans for rationing water this summer are already in place for many California cities, it would be hard to put too much blame on Mother Na ...

Ski Report: Driving with caution in snowy conditions

Even for the most experienced drivers, a trip into the mountains can be a treacherous journey, certainly nothing that should be taken for granted. Driving carelessly in bad weather ...

Tahoe snowcat company provides excellent backcountry experience

Fran Lord was getting rather disgusted with the abbreviated ski season last year. Storms had come early and very little snow arrived after January, leaving the Philadelphia transpl ...