Archives for October 2013

Snow – Are You Ready?

8 inches of fresh powder Monday night.  The famous Tahoe tease, looks like winter, feels like winter, it's not winter.  However, this is a great time of year to get organized with our winter toys and tools.   For example, make sure your equipment (backcountry gear) is safe and ready to roll.  Make a checklist and double check your gear to make sure you can trust it … [Read more...]

2013/14 Winter Weather Forecast for Truckee, California

Annual Weather Summary: November 2013 to October 2014 Winter will be much rainier and cooler than normal, with mountain snowfall much greater than normal. Most of the rain, snow, and storminess will come in January and February, when storm damage will be a concern. The coldest periods will be in mid-December and mid- to late January. April and May will be warmer … [Read more...]

Big Brothers Big Sisters – North Lake Tahoe

Nathan's first day on a paddle board in Kings Beach.  He did great, once he figured out how to maneuver this large rig there was no stopping, laterally!  My advice, “be aware of your surroundings”.  Nice job Nathan! For more information visit Big Brothers Big Sisiters - North Lake Tahoe … [Read more...]

Tahoe/Truckee Market Report Q2

Summer Real Estate Boom Arrives Early Strong demand, a limited supply of homes and unseasonably hot weather across the nation boosted the number of homes sold and drove home prices in the greater Lake Tahoe and Truckee region sharply higher in the second quarter, according to a report by the research division of Better Homes and Gardens Mason-McDuffie Real Estate … [Read more...]

What’s Happening North Lake Tahoe/Truckee – Calendar of Events

Things to do when you're dead in North Lake Tahoe/Truckee Region … [Read more...]

Jake’s – West Shore Playground

Dropping in Jake's Proper for another 1,500 ft of vertical bliss.   Tahoe's West Shore is a playground for any outdoor enthusiast from backcountry skiing, hiking, biking, camping, rock climbing, there's nothing you can't do.  What makes the West Shore so special, accessible from Highway 89.   … [Read more...]

Tahoe Lifestyle – It’s how you live!

Boating back from a lakefront tour on the Magical West Shore, good friend Chris Beck couldn't resist another amazing sunset. … [Read more...]