Donner Summit SNO-PARK is located on the south side of I-80 at the Castle Peak exit beyond Boreal Inn, near Truckee, CA, and provides access for cross-country skiing, dog sledding, and snow play.
Blue Lakes are part of a cluster of lakes 12 miles south of Highway 88 at Hope Valley. Operated by Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the lakes serve as water storage for downstream hydro-electric plants. Four main campgrounds, plus an expansion campground are open as soon as the road is plowed free of snow in early summer. Read more…