Outdoor Activities

Put Snoweshoeing on Your To-Do List

Written By: Farah Vitale If you haven’t already tried snowshoeing, this winter is the perfect time. Snowshoeing is a much easier sport and doesn’t require the skill like other snow sports, just bend your knees! It’s perfect for exploring terrains you wouldn’t usually be able to. So where in Tahoe can you go snowshoeing? Here…

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Feature Your Dog on a Mural in the Biggest Little Dog Park

Written By: Farah Vitale The Biggest Little Dog Park is coming to downtown Reno and will have a very special feature. They are setting up a special pet mural to honors our beloved four-legged family members. So you can purchase a place on the mural for your dog! The mural will be painted on the…

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Mt. Rose Ski Resort is Open Thanks to Snow Machines

Written By: Farah Vitale Mt. Rose is the first ski resort to open this season and it’s all thanks to the help of snow machines! It only costs $20 for adults and $10 for kids 15 and under. The kickoff ran both Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Right now most of the snow…

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Enjoy a Halloween Full of Spooky Events

Written By: Farah Vitale Halloween is around the corner and there are many ways to spend your month of October including “Halloweekend.” Here are some scary Halloween parties and events you can’t miss: 39th Annual Freaker’s Ball – Get dressed up and enjoy a creepy night full of dancing in Tahoe! There will be $10,000 in cash…

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Be a Part of Super Pet Adoption Day

Written By: Farah Vitale Northern Nevada’s animal welfare groups are going to hold “Super Pet Adoption Day” in Reno on Saturday, October 14th. The event is scheduled at Rancho San Rafael Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be dogs, cats and small animals available for you to give a home. The organizations involved…

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Check Out Cheetahs and Tigers at Animal Ark

Written By: Farah Vitale The Animal Ark wildlife sanctuary and education center has animals including tigers, cheetahs, bears, wolves, birds of prey, big cats, and many other species. The Ark runs across 38 acres of land with trails for people to walk while watching their favorite animals and exotic species roam.  Animals from disadvantaged situations come…

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Get Ready for Oktoberfest!

Written By: Farah Vitale Reno and Tahoe have their own Oktoberfest, filled with German beer and food! On Sept. 23rd, get ready for Oktoberfest games and Bavarian music! The amazing festival helps out the community by donating all proceeds from beer sales to High Sierra Lacrosse Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports student athletes. The…

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Stay in Touch with Reno-Tahoe Culture

Written By: Farah Vitale Reno’s culture has done a 180 and is now a pedestal for art and music. Looking back at Reno over the last five years, the difference between now and then is staggering. Be sure to take full advantage of the beauty throughout our city. Burning Man exhibit at Nevada Museum of Art…

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Interbike Moves to Reno-Tahoe

Written By: Farah Vitale As of 2018, Interbike will be held in Reno and Lake Tahoe! The largest cycling trade show in the United States is moving from Las Vegas to Reno for a bigger financial impact. On top of that, Reno is a mix of world-class venues, a variety of hotels, the OutDoor Demo,…

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Here’s How to Watch the Solar Eclipse in Reno

Written By: Farah Vitale Get ready star gazers! The Great American Eclipse is on August 21st. It will cover about 85% of the sun in the Reno area and completely cover it in parts of Oregon. The last American total eclipse was in 1979 but did not reach coast to coast. The United States is the…

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