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High Sierra Passes and Popular Recreational Areas Starting to Open For Summer 2017- Latest Updates

Inyo National Forest Opens Lakes Basin Road Wednesday Here Are The Most Recent Update For Popular Sierra Passes and Scenic Byways Sierra Rec Magazine, Eastern Sierra News – June 22, 2017-  Almost on cue with the Summer solstice in 2017 road crews and county agencies have started to get the upper hand on the 2017 snowpack and access to some of our favorite passes and recreational areas.  Yesterday Inyo National Forest announced the opening of Lakes Basin Road for the 2017 season and Last weekend Sonora Pass gates opened for visitors on the eastern side of the mountain. The High Sierra Passes are...

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Taylor Creek Visitor Center hosts the 7th Lake Tahoe Bird Festival

7th Lake Tahoe Bird Festival Sunday, June 25th at Taylor Creek, Lake Tahoe   SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CALIF. — As part of the Wild Tahoe Weekend, the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS) in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will host the seventh annual Lake Tahoe Bird Festival on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Located at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center, just three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89, residents and visitors are invited to attend this free family event from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. The event includes hourly...

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Plumas National Forest Announces Upgrades to Spanish Creek Campground

Spanish Creek Campground upgrades -group campsites, family campsites and parking-   QUINCY, Calif – June 15, 2017 – Spanish Creek Campground features new upgrades including three group and four family campsites plus additional parking. Five miles west of Quincy, CA along the scenic Feather River Byway (CA Hwy 70), the popular Plumas National Forest campground has grown in popularity since it re-opened in 2014 following the Spanish Creek bridge reconstruction. Accommodating up to 25 people, each group camp includes drinking water, bear proof storage lockers, lantern posts and picnic tables with paved parking. New group sites can be reserved...

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Great Camping and Fishing Areas this Memorial Day Weekend Plumas National Forest

Plumas National Forest Has Access To Many Great Camping and Fishing Areas this Memorial Day Weekend Plumas National Forest – Quincy Ca – May 23, 2017 – Searching out your favorite recreation areas in Plumas National Forest over the coming Memorial Day Weekend can be as simple as knowing the elevation.  Speaking with the team at Plumas National Forest today we understand that conditions are improving quickly with this week’s warm sun, however, access to places like the Golds Lake Highway, Frazier Falls, and the entire Lakes Basin are not going to be available for the 2017 Memorial Day...

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Summer “Bluesdays” Schedule Released for Squaw Valley

Popular and free outdoor concert series featuring acclaimed blues musicians returns to The Village at Squaw Valley every Tuesday June 13 through September 5 Olympic Valley, Calif.) May 15, 2017—The Village at Squaw Valley is upping the ante of its ever-popular Bluesdays summer event series with a lineup of highly acclaimed musicians, from former B.B. King collaborators to Blues Music Award nominees.  Bluesdays is a free outdoor concert series that takes place every Tuesday from June 13 through September 5, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., in the Events Plaza in The Village at Squaw Valley. Bluesdays are perfect for...

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