Top 5: Mountain Winter Film Festivals

Mountain winter film festivals are the ski season counterpart to baseball’s “seventh inning stretch.” After a few weeks of outrageous snow conditions, it feels good to take a break, sit back, and get stoked for the next level of outdoor adventures. Get out and get inspired at one of these film festivals this season.

Exploring Desolation Wilderness

The Desolation Wilderness is located just to the southwest of Lake Tahoe, north of Highway 50. It is accessible from all sides, though most hikers begin their visit in the Lake Tahoe Basin. The Pacific Crest Trail passes through the length of the wilderness, and its proximity to roads makes it one of the more Read more…

Exploring Carson Pass

Carson Pass and the surrounding area offers year round recreation options for active outdoor enthusiasts. Hiking, backpacking, and camping are popular in the summer months, especially when wildflowers are in bloom. During the winter, backcountry skiing, cross country skiing, and snowmobiling opportunities are plentiful. Check in advance for winter conditions, and always travel safely and Read more…