Entrepreneurs and mountain towns are not as oxymoronic as you might think. Maybe it's the scenery or something in the water, but there are a number of burgeoning businesses in the basin. We were intrigued by one such new company, Tahoelab, created by local riders Abe Greenspan and Lee Collins. We were curious what brought them here, and what prompted them to start a snowboard and splitboard company.
Mar 6th 2014
Skiing and snowboarding are often seen as sports dominated by men. So we're pleased to interview a woman in this edition of our Ask A Local blog series. Amy McCormick is a long-time local whose passion for skiing is clearly evidenced in her career.
Feb 19th 2014
Winter at Lake Tahoe is truly special. Whether it’s the spectacular scenic beauty of North America’s largest alpine lake, the incredible skiing and snowboarding terrain, the perfect blend of big snowfall and West Coast sunshine, or the community of world-class athletes and individuals that live in the area, it provides wide-ranging opportunities and inspiration for those that call it home.
Feb 5th 2014
This is the time of year when we start thinking about our resolutions, and what we want to do to make this the best year ever. Since we’re all about snowsports, our list has a decidedly winter slant.
Jan 2nd 2014
Half the fun of a day of snowboarding or skiing is being able to enjoy a break midday with a great meal. Sure, we’ve had days where it’s been all about the bell to bell turns, with a cold energy bar or a smushed PB&J lunch on the chairlift. But there is something to be said for a leisurely lunch, especially after you’ve earned your calories with a few hours of leg burning descents.
Dec 16th 2013
A groomed run is a thing of beauty. Who doesn’t love looking down a slope of immaculate corduroy that appears to be just waiting for your edges to grab hold and carve turns? The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts boast fantastic grooming and provide a multitude of options for all ability levels. Below are some of our favorites.
Dec 9th 2013
We all know that half the fun of a winter vacation is taking photos to
make your friends jealous share with your friends and family afterward, showcasing both your amazing skiing/riding skills as well as your vacation planning prowess. Lake Tahoe in the winter offers no shortage of backdrops for your photos, whether it’s the impossibly blue lake, snow covered peaks, stunning vistas or a combination of the three.
Nov 13th 2013
Did you know that that the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are rolling out a lot of cool new developments this season? Think new lifts, new resort properties, new base area renovations and new modern amenities. All of this is designed to ensure that you have a more enjoyable and memorable Tahoe ski and snowboard vacation.
Nov 4th 2013
Corey Rich is a Photographer, Director and DP at Corey Rich Productions, as well as co-owner and Vice President at Aurora Photos, Novus Select and Tectonic Media Group. He is considered one of the most recognized visual storytellers of adventure sports and outdoor lifestyle.
Nov 1st 2013