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Spend Fall Fireside: Fend off the fall chill with fabulous fireside dining

Flickering firelight is entrancing. Whether for reflection or romance, the rhythm of dancing flames creates an unparalleled ambiance, one that hasn’t escaped restaurateurs the world over. Taking the glow of candles a step farther, many establishments in our region serve food and libations fireside. Here are several to warm up to this season. Quaint and…

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Now Trending: New finds this fall

Capital momentum No, Las Vegas is not the capitol of Nevada! Nestled between Lake Tahoe and Reno is the quaint yet eccentric Carson City, the official capitol of the Silver State. Over the last year, revitalization efforts have been incredible with finalized projects including the new I-580 Freeway extension. Not only is the commute from…

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Eagles & Agriculture in Carson Valley

Picture Wintertime in Carson Valley: A Photographer’s Paradise Picture the rugged, authentic American West. Soaring bald eagles, majestic wild mustangs, and snowy mountain peaks come to mind. There’s an icy stream and a working cowboy in view. That’s winter in Carson Valley, a destination that’s become a mecca for photographers, birders, and wildlife enthusiasts. From…

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Falling into Fall

Lake Tahoe is famous for its brilliant blue and green hues. During autumn, everything shines just a bit brighter when the colors of the Sierra seem to come to life. Gold, red and orange illuminate the forests and photographers enjoy the extra special treat of capturing the foliage of the season.   Michael Eadington is…

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Tahoe’s Finest Flambé: Harvey’s Lake Tahoe Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of the Legendary Sage Room steak house

Give yourself every excuse to taste Harvey’s Lake Tahoe’s signature menu with tableside service at The Sage Room. Starting now, this year-long anniversary celebration includes a 70th Anniversary special menu featuring entertaining table-side preparations. The selections are delicious, and the show is most memorable.   The Sage Room at Harvey’s has been a Tahoe landmark since…

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Mark your Calendars…Your guide to all the holiday happenings in Reno/Tahoe

  Make magical memories this holiday season in Reno/Tahoe. These are memories you’ll look back on forever and can be enjoyed by all ages! October 19 – 20: Truckee Haunted Historic Tour (Truckee) Get spooked during the Truckee Haunted Historic Tour with the scariest of stories filled with drama, history and even some witty humor.…

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Black Rock Clean

Smooth on thebuttery green mask. Feel as it begins to cool the minute it touches your skin. Wipe away to reveal refreshed, hydrated, beautiful skin. While this may sound like an ad for the next big beauty product engineered in a lab somewhere with a slew of ingredients designed to give your face that special…

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Natural Distractions: Unplug from everyday life at Sorensen’s Resort

Whether it’s exploring wildflower-filled trails in Hope Valley or taking a fly-fishing lesson in the West Fork of the Carson River, Sorensen’s Resort is my chance to take in all the natural distractions. This is where locals go to unplug and unwind from the hustle and bustle of life. This best-kept secret is tucked away…

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Scenic Swings: The beauty of Lake Tahoe Golf Course

As an avid golfer, there are a few things on my must-have list when it comes to the ideal course: Friendly staff, views galore and a challenging but enjoyable game. The moment I walked into the clubhouse at Lake Tahoe Golf Course I knew my round would be amazing no matter my final score. Greeted…

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I scream. You scream. We all scream for untraditional ice cream!

Gone are the days of three scoops atop a sugar cone. Well, not completely. In my book, nothing quite tops a heaping bowl of the chilly, creamy goodness. And there are several local joints putting their spin on ice cream confections. Let us show you a few great spots to chill out and enjoy some…

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Play In the Dirt: 4×4 thrills anyone can handle

Adventure is calling. It’s time to grab life by the handlebars, let out the clutch and chase that summer sun! There is nothing better than taking on the wilderness — letting the dust fly and speeding off like the wind on man’s greatest machines. The only way to take in the lake views, cut through…

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Tahoe by Night

The beach isn’t just all about sunshine. The Reno/Tahoe area plays home to a spectacular unknown world above us in a dazzling nightly show! These local photographers flock to the shores of Lake Tahoe to capture the stunning display inspiring you to reach for the stars! From a young age, Ryan Croke knew he wanted…

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Splish! Splash! Five ways to ride the waves in Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is a summer-lovers dream. Experience the largest alpine lake in North America with a thrilling water adventure. Here are my five favorite ways to ride the waves. Cruises Departing from Zephyr Cove in South Lake Tahoe, the M.S. Dixie is Tahoe’s largest cruising vessel with a route around Emerald Bay during the day…

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Happy Camper

  Wanting to adult a bit during your visit to Reno/Tahoe? Send the kiddos to one of the amazing day camps in the area! With a slew of options ranging from mountainside fun to science-focused activities and water play, we have just the recreational options peaking the interests of your little travelers. Here we’ll visit…

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NOW TRENDING: The local pulse on what you need to see, sip and savor this summer

Here’s what’s up in Reno/Tahoe-land! Out-of-this-world experiences One small step turns into a giant leap for the National Automobile Museum. This summer you’re able to experience the Center’s newest exhibit Be the Astronaut. Fly a spaceship, pilot a lunar module, or, my favorite, drive a surface rover on Mars. This is one of only two…

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Mark Your Calendars … Soak up the sun at these summertime events!

It’s summer in beautiful Reno/Tahoe. That means the sun is out and it’s time to explore all those outdoor adventures you’ve been waiting for. There are so many fun events going on throughout these summer months, check out some of our favorites. July 7 – Aug 27: Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival (South Lake Tahoe) Enjoy…

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City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man

Each year, tens of thousands of people descend on Reno-Tahoe to make their way to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for the annual gathering known as Burning Man. Perhaps you are one of these folks. If not, chances are you have at least a modest understanding of the event. A recently-opened exhibition at the Nevada Museum…

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