Lake Tahoe

Ski Resort During The Summer (credit: Randy Yagi)

5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.

06/24/2015

KPIX 5's Roberta Gonzales took this photo of the Far East Express lift at Squaw Valley on February 25, 2014. (CBS)

Environmental Group Sierra Watch Joins Fight Over Squaw Valley Ski Resort Expansion

Operators of the Village at Squaw Valley are seeking approval to build a year-found indoor recreation center and 850 hotel-condominium units with 1,493 bedrooms on over 80 acres of the resort’s parking lot.

06/22/2015

Washington Fire south of Lake Tahoe, June 2015 (Photo: GBCC Twitter, Great Basin Coordination Center)

Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway

Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.

06/22/2015

Off Roading (credit: FRANCISCO LEONG/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Places For Off-Roading In The Bay Area

There are many outstanding places to go off-roading near the Bay Area, including what may be the best spot in the world

06/13/2015

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5 Close-To-Home Lakeside Getaways

A look at five of the best lakeside getaways in and around the Bay Area to get away from it all.

04/18/2015

A child snowboards at NorthStar Ski Resort. (NorthStar)

Tuesday’s Snow Sets Up Spring Ski Conditions In Lake Tahoe

The 2014-2015 ski and ride season is not over at Lake Tahoe. Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California and Kirkwood Mountain Resort received 10-28” of new snow this week.

04/08/2015

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Lake Tahoe Clarity Best Since 2002, Less Pollutant Runoff Due To Drought

Ongoing restoration efforts to reduce pollution along with California’s record drought have contributed to the best clarity in Lake Tahoe since the early 2000s.

04/07/2015

Lake Tahoe (credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near The Bay Area

Take a look at five of the best family-friendly getaways near the San Francisco Bay area.

03/21/2015

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Lack Of Snow Prompts Sierra-At-Tahoe To Close At Earliest Time In Decades

A ski resort south of Lake Tahoe has suspended its winter operations due to a lack of snow and could end up closing the rest of the season for the earliest time in about 40 years.

03/16/2015

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Lake Tahoe Ski Resort Moves Forward With Mountain Coaster And Other Summer Attractions To Offset Dismal Ski Season

With little snowfall for the last two winter seasons, business has fallen for Lake Tahoe’s ski resorts and one of them is already looking to the summer for new revenue as the U.S. Forest Service has tentatively approved a major plans to expand its summer attractions—including a mountain coaster. Some environmentalists, however, say it will have have an negative impact.

03/09/2015

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