Donner Summit Train Tunnels: a historical journey through abandoned train tunnels

Truckee has been fondly referred to as “the most historical square mile in California.” And, perhaps, no site represents this historical significance better than Donner Summit, where the abandoned train tunnels are located. In addition to the remarkable tunnels, China Wall… Read More

China Wall: Truckee’s memorial to the Chinese laborers who transformed America

Located at Donner Summit, in Truckee, CA, is a memorial dedicated to the Chinese laborers known as “China Wall.” This historical marker, and 150 year old wall, symbolize the death defying work that the Chinese performed through the harshest of conditions… Read More

Webber Falls: Sierra County’s Little Known Waterfall

Located roughly 30 minutes northwest of Truckee, sits one of the region’s most remarkable waterfalls. In fact, during peak season, Webber Falls roars along the Little Truckee River and is a must see destination for any waterfall enthusiast. Surprisingly, this impressive… Read More

Tahoe Star Tours: spend the summer nights stargazing in Tahoe

Tahoe is well known for its winter skiing and its summer water festivities. Additionally, Tahoe is a tremendous place for hiking, camping and photography. Starting this summer, you will be able to add stargazing to Tahoe’s wonderful list of outdoor attributes…. Read More