Mountain outing turns potentially deadly after a surprise attack   It happened when I least expected it. But then again, I never expected it to happen at all. On the eve of a Yosemite backpacking adventure, in the care of an exceptionally experienced team, a friend and...

It’s hard to smile through a season-ending knee injury, but what happens when even your once majestic grin suddenly frightens small children?   The delectable concoction was piled tantalizingly in hand—the crisp bread, the colorful layers of pickled cucumbers, carrots and radish, the mint, spice, pork and...

The Ski & Ride issue Social Scene spread includes photos from five events: Classical Tahoe's Closing Night Orchestra concert, Music Institute Jazz Workshop concert and annual gala, Tahoe Fund's Summer Kick-Off Party and the 46th annual Concours d'Elegance.     A Classical Tahoe Summer Classical Tahoe’s Closing Night Orchestra concert “East meets...

Built in 1946, Squaw Valley founder’s home turned restaurant retains its family feel   If dining at Graham’s Restaurant & Bar at Squaw Valley feels like enjoying a leisurely meal at a friend’s home, there’s good reason for the sentiment. The lodge-like restaurant, with its vaulted pine...

From a unique water feature to a standout kitchen island, this home was designed to dazzle   Christine and Rob had the basic concepts in mind for the mountain home of their dreams. A seamless indoor-outdoor connection. A large centralized kitchen and gathering space. Privacy for guests....