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Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wildlands Alliance protects national forests for quiet winter recreation By Leonie Sherman California is ground zero for a process called Winter Travel Planning, which will regulate snowmobile use in national forests for the first time in our country’s history....
Adam Ü

Adam Ü

Traveling with the world’s best adventurers from the crags, to the slopes, and to the sea By Chris Van Leuven As a teen, Adam Ü learned to navigate the inner circles of the Bay Area’s climbing elite who took him to competitions, provided places to stay when on the...
SnowBomb Ski & Snowboard Festivals

SnowBomb Ski & Snowboard Festivals

November 3-4, San Francisco – Pier 35 • November  10-11, Santa Clara – SC Fairgrounds • November 17-18, Sacramento – Cal Expo Center sfskifest.com Use Promo Code “ASJ” to get 50% OFF Festival Tickets The three-event SnowBomb festival’s...
The Courage Project

The Courage Project

Helping kids deal with mental health issues one adventure at a time By Leonie Sherman LIKE MOST OF US, RENO-BASED CLINICAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGIST Dr. Brie Moore gets her juice from outdoor adventures. “When I’m stressed, or overwhelmed, climbing or...
Official Trailer: Warren Miller’s “Face of Winter”

Official Trailer: Warren Miller’s “Face of Winter”

69th installment from Warren Miller Entertainment features some of Miller’s favorite locations LOVING THE PURE JOYS OF WINTER is something we have in common with the late, great Warren Miller, who helped create and capture the magic of skiing. This fall, Face of...
Getting Dropped by an 8-Year-Old at the Heavenly Gunbarrel 25

Getting Dropped by an 8-Year-Old at the Heavenly Gunbarrel 25

Whirlwind ski event features some of the biggest and meanest moguls in the west By Kurt Gensheimer I never realized how bad of a bump skier I was until I attempted the Gunbarrel 25 at Heavenly in South Lake Tahoe on March 31, 2018. The event, founded in 2004 by ski...
The Great Ski Race Cancelled but Fundraising Party is On

The Great Ski Race Cancelled but Fundraising Party is On

Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue Team (TNSAR) cancels race due to lack of snow; throws party to support fundraising efforts instead The Great Ski Race 2018 has been cancelled because of a lack of snow. Furthermore, the snow forecast is discouraging for the next few...
Ming Poon: the Path from Beijing Businessman to Pro Photographer

Ming Poon: the Path from Beijing Businessman to Pro Photographer

Tahoe-based athlete and cameraman Poon applies the hard-work ethic he learned in China’s capital to his photography business By Chris Van Leuven It wasn’t long ago that Vermonter turned Tahoe resident Ming Poon, 34, lived in Beijing, a bustling city of 21 million...
Tahoe Snow Report

Tahoe Snow Report

Happy Winter from Lake Tahoe — big thanks to Vail Resorts for this much desired snow report! (January 11, 2018) The ski and ride season is underway — Tahoe received over a foot of new snow this past week and Kirkwood is currently experiencing surprise snowfall....