Being Active in the Sierra can take on many forms. Hiking, backpacking, fishing, Skiing, Camping, climbing, cycling, etc. The community of Active Explorers, enthusiasts, and passionate caretakers is unique to our landscape and communities.
Be it your first trip into the Sierra or your daily lifestyle; we find that finding a new place to explore is always right around the corner.
Sierra Rec magazine encourages readers to be active in the Sierra. Discover a new favorite activity, explore further on the trials, and volunteer where you like to play most.
Latest Activity Reviews and News
California - As your family heads out for the fourth of July festivities and campouts in the Sierra Nevada this...Read more
Kirman Lake Stocked With 3,500 Brook Trout As CDFW Works To Restore Mono County Trophy Trout Fishery
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has stocked 3,500 large brook trout into Kirman Lake in Mono County...Read more
Tahoe’s native fish are making a return this summer. Lake Tahoe, June 15, 2022 - The Lahontan National Fish Hatchery...Read more
Development Coach of the Year honors went to Ben Wisner of Mammoth Mountain. PARK CITY, Utah (June 14, 2022) – Top...Read more
The Dyrt App Came Out With its 2022 Best Camping Spots in America List and The Eastern Sierra Stands on...Read more
Dispersed Fires Are Prohibited For the Remainder of Fire Season BISHOP, Calif. – The Inyo National Forest and Bureau of...Read more
30th Annual event to Leave the Trail and the Outdoor Community Better Than Ever Silver Spring, MD/OUTDOOR SPORTSWIRE/ – This Saturday–June 4–millions...Read more
Visitors recreating north of Truckee should prepare for mixed conditions this weeken QUINCY, CA — Memorial Day weekend is traditionally...Read more
Highway 88 Recreation Update: Day-Use Facilities Are Open Alpine County CA - EID has opened its day-use and boat launch...Read more
Numerous Plumas National Forest recreation sites opening QUINCY, CA , May 20, 2020 — Several recreation sites on the Plumas...Read more
Crystal Basin Recreation Renovations will focus on Ice House Reservoir Facilities in 2022 PLACERVILLE, Calif. - Recreation facilities at Ice...Read more
May 4th, 2022- The Inyo National Forest announces that the Silver Lake Boat Launching Facility will remain closed to the public...Read more
IT's The Annual Fishing Season Launch on the Eastern Sierra Starting Saturday June Lakes CA - April 29, 2022 -...Read more
Forest Order Closures Issued for 2022 in Eldorado National Forest due to Caldor Fire Recovery Eldorado National Forest - Calif...Read more
How to Best Ensure You are Not sharing Your Food With Bears in Desolation Desolation Wilderness - Backpackers flock to...Read more
Signature spring events return, along with a new live music eventConstruction on a new Red Dog lift beginsNew spring lift...Read more