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Best of the Sierra

Here are Sierra Living’s Editors’ Picks for people to watch and trends to admire, followed by the “winners” of categories that are very deliberately tongue-in-cheek. Despite our humorous approach, however, we are perfectly serious about our recommendations, all of...

Tahoe Tea

Friends Bring Heart-Sourced Kombucha to the Sierra Nevada. By Katrina Paz Photos courtesy of Folk Brewing Co. There are many things that make a product special: Where it’s made, how it’s made and who makes it. FOLK Brewing Co. incorporates all these...

Sunrise Chasers – Emerald Bay

In the August/September 2018 issue of Sierra Living, the editors mistakenly identified photographer Bailey Diemer’s beautiful photo of Emerald Bay as a sunset—and ran it on our regular Sunset Chasers page—but it is in fact a sunrise. Absolutely not...

A Cottage by the Lake

We are by no means discounting those ambitious holiday plans that involve passports, airport security and complicated itineraries. But there is something to be said for packing a small bag, slipping on a pair of flip-flops and making a...

Q&A with Charles Fee

You are the artistic director of the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, but you hold that position in several other cities as well, correct? I do, actually: Lake Tahoe since 2010; Idaho Shakespeare Festival in Boise since 1992; and the...

High Tech Hot Spots

IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL COME. FIND OUT HOW THE FOOTHILLS, THE CITY OF RENO AND EVEN THE MOUNTAIN RESORTS ARE ATTRACTING HIGH TECH TO THE HIGH SIERRA. By Katrina Paz, Whip Villarreal and Tim Hauserman THE GOLD COUNTRY It used...

Hikes with Waterfalls

Where can you find stunning trails with unbeatable views of wildflowers, as well as dramatic spring run-off? Here are four hikes we highly recommend. Photography by Paul Hamill Webber Falls, Truckee, Calif. (featured image) Directions: Take Highway 89 north from Truckee to...

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Best of the Sierra

Best of the Sierra

Here are Sierra Living’s Editors’ Picks for people to watch and trends to admire, followed by the “winners” of categories that are very deliberately tongue-in-cheek. Despite our humorous approach, however, we are perfectly serious about our recommendations, all of which exemplify what we love most about the Sierra Nevada:...
autumn vineyards

Autumn Vineyards

It’s no secret the Sierra foothills are home to hundreds of wineries and vineyards. In fact, at roughly 2.6 million acres, it’s one of the largest American Viticulture Areas in the country, and includes the counties of Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Mariposa, Nevada, Placer, Tuolumne and Yuba. What this...
Tahoe Tea Kombucha

Tahoe Tea

Friends Bring Heart-Sourced Kombucha to the Sierra Nevada. By Katrina Paz Photos courtesy of Folk Brewing Co. There are many things that make a product special: Where it’s made, how it’s made and who makes it. FOLK Brewing Co. incorporates all these qualities into its intricately crafted teas, which come from the...