V&T Railroad Ride A Prelude To Carson Valley Pops Orchestra Benefit Concert

V&T Railroad Ride A Prelude To Carson Valley  Pops Orchestra Benefit Concert

Carson City, CA…The Virginia & Truckee Railroad and Carson Valley Pops Orchestra are rolling out the history with a train ride from Carson City to a luncheon and orchestra performance at Piper’s Opera House in Virginia City on April 29. (www.cvpops.org) The best of music and history combine on a journey aboard the V&T Railroad […]

Forest Service Announces Spring 2017 Recreation Area Opening Dates

Forest Service Announces Spring 2017 Recreation Area Opening Dates

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will soon begin opening recreational facilities in the Lake Tahoe Basin. Weather and snow conditions permitting, Inspiration Point will be the first site to open on April 15, 2017. The Taylor Creek Visitor Center opens May 19, 2017, and will be staffed […]

Prescribed Fire Operations At Lake Tahoe May Continue Into Next Week

Prescribed Fire Operations At Lake Tahoe May Continue Into Next Week

South Lake Tahoe, CA…If conditions are favorable next week, the Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, California State Parks and the U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations on April 10, 2017. Operations may take place near Tahoe City, Glenbrook, Round Hill, Lower Kingsbury Grade, South Lake Tahoe, and Meyers. Weather permitting, operations may continue […]

Forest Service Seeks Input On Proposed Improvements At Heavenly

Forest Service Seeks Input On Proposed Improvements At Heavenly

South Lake Tahoe,CA…The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is seeking comments on proposed improvements to existing skiing and snowboarding terrain at Heavenly Mountain Resort. Improvements would include widening ski trails and removing trail obstacles. Comments are most helpful if received by April 28, 2017. Ski trail widening to reduce bottlenecks and improve […]

Assemblyman Frank Bigelow To Seek Re-Election

Assemblyman Frank Bigelow To Seek Re-Election

Madera, CA…State Assemblyman Frank Bigelow who’s district includes the South Lake Tahoe area has announced that he will seek to serve another term. From his campaign website: “Dear Friends, As your Assemblyman, you’ve put your trust in me to protect taxpayers from Sacramento’s out-of-control spending and to defend our way of life. Despite all the […]

Tahoe Chamber’s 2017 Business EXPO Welcomes Over 1,300 Attendees

Tahoe Chamber’s 2017 Business EXPO Welcomes Over 1,300 Attendees

South Lake Tahoe,CA/NV…The GO Local: Business EXPO returned to the South Shore with huge success thanks to attendees, vendors, volunteers, and sponsors! Over 1,300 locals and visitors gathered inside the Harvey’s convention center, Friday, March 31, as Tahoe Chamber Member businesses showcased their latest programs, products, and services. The night was highlighted with live entertainment […]

Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations At Lake Tahoe

Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations At Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe, CA…Weather and conditions permitting, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, California State Parks and the U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations beginning April 3, 2017. Operations may take place near Tahoe City, Glenbrook, Round Hill, Kingsbury Grade, and Meyers. Operations may continue over the next several weeks, as conditions allow. To […]

V&T Railroad Adds New Family, Group Packages To 2017 Season

V&T Railroad Adds New Family, Group Packages To 2017 Season

Carson City, NV…The Virginia & Truckee Railroad 2017 season debuts discounted family and group packages for authentic period steam train rides that transport passengers through the silver boom towns of the Wild West. The V&T pulls into the station every weekend starting Memorial Day weekend, May 27-28, through Oct. 15. Tickets for the 16-mile historic […]

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