0. TAHOE.July2020

Late start… hot weather… hog fire… no time left for Donner Summit… just a bit of detour on Old Highway 40 to avoid some traffic… keeping the 20 Miles Museum on the travelwishlist! A late afternoon walk in the neighborhood… with a blooming a wildflower surprise… a visible Ursa Major from the backyard… with Comet… Continue reading 0. TAHOE.July2020

ITINERARY: WEST TAHOE 2020

0. Mon 07.20 20 Mile Museum – Donner Summit Historical Society . 20MileBrochureScrolling Donner Summit Historical Society’s 20 Mile Museum highlights the history and beauty of the Summit. Interpretive signs have been placed mostly along Old Highway 40 and nearby from Auburn to Truckee. A 1960s Weekend in Lake Tahoe, Today Donner Pass, Summit Tunnel… Continue reading ITINERARY: WEST TAHOE 2020

2020

First day of the new year and decade… happily at Lake Tahoe… at the end of another amazing winter vacation… cherishing a wonderful tradition that will stay with us for the rest of the year. Another tradition… passed on to new generations… can’t have much better than listening to The New Year Concert in Vienna… Continue reading 2020

LAKE TAHOE: West Shore

Conflicting snow news and late start of the day make for a full sightseeing day… on the west shore… from the forest stroll at Ward Creek Park… to the slippery Eagle Rock climbing… picnicking on the lake shore at Ed Z’berg Sugar Pine Point SP… surprising basket exhibit at the Tahoe Museum… early sunset at… Continue reading LAKE TAHOE: West Shore

WINTER TRIP: Tahoe City

Dreaming of a white Christmas… wish granted this year… a day after Christmas… and a beautiful place that needs another visit… Page Meadows! Next surprise was Tahoe Dave’s… ski rental in no time… next time book online… for 10% off 🙂 Squaw detour… for the super passes… perfect conditions for ski! Delicious grocery stop at… Continue reading WINTER TRIP: Tahoe City