Alpenglow Mountain Festival

June 12, 2015 | Tim Hauserman Alpenglow Sports in Tahoe City, is presenting the Alpenglow Mountain Festival Summer Edition from June 20-28th.  The festival gives folks a chance to participate in outdoor, human powered sports while enjoying the beauty of Lake Tahoe, and almost all of it is free. You can take lessons in a […]

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Opening Day on the Lake

May 21, 2015 | Tim Hauserman Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial opening day for summer activities at Tahoe (even though it does often like to snow). The West Shore Association and a variety of local businesses and public agencies are highlighting all that summer at Tahoe has to offer as part of the Opening […]

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Tahoe Maritime Museum to Move

May 13, 2015 | Tim Hauserman In October, The Tahoe Maritime Museum, currently located next to Homewood Ski Area, is set to move to the Tahoe Tree Company buildings and grounds at the corner of Granlibakken Road and West Lake Blvd. Less than a mile outside of Tahoe City, the Tahoe Tree landscaping business has […]

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Reaching out a hand to visitors

May 8, 2015 | Tim Hauserman Most of us who live at Lake Tahoe understand that we are lucky to spend our days in such a spectacularly beautiful place.  But sometimes locals can get a little frustrated with the throngs of folks who visit Lake Tahoe. We might think, don’t they understand how Tahoe works? […]

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The moose is back!

April 6, 2015 | Tim Hauserman Until January 22nd of this year the glorious head of a moose stood proudly in a place of honor above the sitting area near the entrance to Sunnyside Lodge. While I’m not sure if his name was Bullwinkle and whether like all good moose he went to Whattsmatta U […]

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The 22 Best Bars in California – Thrillist

The 22 Best Bars in California Thrillist | April 2, 2015 Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge Tahoe City Tahoe’s fun in the winter, sure, but thanks to this incessant drought, summer’s really where it’s at. Specifically: the outside bar on the deck at Sunnyside. To get there, you can do what most people do: drive, walk, […]

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Lake Tahoe: It’s still there

March 30, 2015 | Tim Hauserman We’ve had a pretty sad state of affairs in the snow department this winter. The lack of snow and rain dropped the lake level below the natural rim in the middle of the winter, which is usually when the lake level is rising. The result is that our beaches, […]

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Kevin Murnane: 1971-2015

March 3, 2015 | Tim Hauserman Once again, the little town of Tahoe City has faced the terrible tragedy of losing a person we love. But in tragedy, we’ve also reminded ourselves of how lucky we are to live where we do. On February 23rd Kevin Murnane, the manager of Tahoe Cross-Country Ski Area, passed […]

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Kayaking Lake Tahoe…in February

February 25, 2015 | Tim Hauserman As I slid my kayak into the clear blue waters of Hurricane Bay, along Lake Tahoe’s west shore, it was as if I was floating on glass. I went north along the bay, passing some of the most beautiful estates on Lake Tahoe to reach the Sunnyside Resort. It […]

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