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Plumas County: Where Ski Racing Began

The Lake Tahoe and Truckee area are famous for world-class skiing. Did you know that downhill ski racing began with the gold miners in the Lost Sierra? The Lost Sierra region of northern California extends north of Truckee into Sierra and Plumas Counties. Similar to skis used in the Telemark region of Norway, miners concocted […]

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Sierra County Short Term Rental Ordinance

Beginning January 1, 2023, Sierra County will now have a short term rental ordinance that will require a permit to rent a home for less than 30 days.

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History of Truckee California

Many of Truckee’s luxury developments, like Schaffer’s Mill and Gray’s Crossing derive from the early history of the region.

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Revitalizing Towns through Recreation

The Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship and US Forest Service hold a vision of connecting economically challenged towns through recreation trails.

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Lake Tahoe’s Secret Lost Sierra

As home prices in Lake Tahoe soar, buyers are finding affordable homes in the Lost Sierra – a place reminiscent of Lake Tahoe in the 1990s.

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