Orland Bartholomew’s three-month solo ski traverse of the Sierra Nevada was an improbable, groundbreaking feat that was nearly lost to history—today, it still inspires new generations of adventurous Sierra Nevada skiers   [caption id="attachment_11265" align="alignleft" width="234"] Orland Bartholomew[/caption] When Orland Bartholomew pushed off his rake-handle ski poles and...

The Tahoe snowboarder brought style and progression to the young sport during a scintillating career that ended too soon   [caption id="attachment_11103" align="alignright" width="538"] Salasnek in the Donner Summit backcountry, photo by Aaron Sedway[/caption] In the early 1990s, acclaimed cinematographer and former pro skier Tom Day found himself...

Raised on Tahoe’s terrain parks, young Cody LaPlante is flying high again after injury, with his sights set on progression   [caption id="attachment_11199" align="alignright" width="600"] Cody LaPlante, photo by Graeme Murray, courtesy Red Bull Content Pool[/caption] The sound of metal edges slicing over hardpack gives way to silence...

A longtime Tahoe resident and concentration camp survivor is selflessly giving away her fortune to benefit the community   [caption id="attachment_10531" align="alignright" width="400"] Maloff is known as the "Angel of Tahoe" for her generosity, photo by Angie Hall[/caption] The Angel of Tahoe is seated on her sofa with...

error: Content is protected !!