Advertising and Sponsorships

Place Your Business in Front of Targeted Regional Readership.

Sierra Rec Magazine was founded in 2014 with the mission to deliver a single news and lifestyle magazine source for locals travelers looking to explore more of the Sierra Nevada and its mountain lifestyle. Sierra Rec covers travel tips, community news and events and major updates on national parks, forest service recreational news and travel updates with daily updates online, plus provides a quarterly digital magazine with unique features.

The most comprehensive coverage of the entire Sierra Nevada Travel corridor, Sierra Rec Media is more than a simple advertising channel; we offer proven expertise in comprehensive digital marketing solutions. We offer to consult to help plan, strategize and execute online campaigns for all types of businesses and organizations. 

Based in the Carson Valley, at the base of the Central Sierra, we believe in the value of regional and local marketing. The Sierra is a place of interest for millions each year, and Sierra Rec Magazine positions your business in front of an audience craving for more information and planning their next adventure.

Our Local team s ready to help your business reach those who are Ready, Willing and Able to travel and buy from your business.

Contact us today for more information.  775-546-3065  or email:

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Our Readers Are Ready to Explore and Experience Local Mountain Community

Everyday, we reach an incredibly diverse and engaged readership from California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and Across the USA.

  • 85% of our readers are searching for places to experience the Sierra Nevada.

  • Sierra Rec Magazine’s readership reaches all age demographics.  47% of our readers are between the age of 24-44.

  • 52% of our Readers are based in California

  • Click here to download our full media kit –  An email address is required to download and review our media kit.

Digital Flip Edition Marketing Packages

Our digital e-editions are distributed 6 times a year to our paid subscribers, and on our website, to our growing email subscribers, plus digital newsstands.

Advertising Packages in the Digital Magazine include 3 months of online banner adverting on



  • Full Page Ad – $699 – includes 3-months digital ad on
  • Two Thirds Page – $599 – includes 3-months digital ad on
  • Half Page – $399 includes 3-months digital ad on
  • Third Page – $ 329 includes 3-months digital ad on
  • Quarter Page $195 includes 3-months digital ad on
  • Premier Issue Sponsor $999 per issue includes: Front Cover Logo, Back Page full Page ad page ad, Logo Placement sponsoring Feature story in the magazine with a link to the landing page of choice. Newsletter Email Blast logo and banner placement, In Story 720×240 Banner ad three months on, social Media shoutouts on Planned social push ads on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook and YouTube.

Digital Magazine Publish Dates – 6 Digital Magazines per Year.

Fall 2023 – September 14 – 2023 – Fall Travel and Recreation Guide

Winter 2023 – November  16th – Winter recreation guide

New Year Guide – January 11th – We explore new Travel and Recreation ideas for 2024 in the Sierra.

Spring 2024 – TBD

Summer 2024 – TBD

Special Edition – July 20224

Specialty Digital Ad packages – Industry Specific

Real Estate Billboards – $3000 per year. Change properties as often as you like. Maximize your reach monthly to readers looking to move to the Sierra Nevada Region. The package includes a full-page ad in our 6x a-year digital magazine. ( Ask about quarterly packages.) 


Online Digital Display Ads

Social influence Ad Formats

Dynamic  constantly changing social Media influence ads. No time to build another campaign? These self-updating Social Post ads highlight your latest Facebook or Instagram Post instantly, creating a great social push for your brand. $50 a month

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Digital Display Marketing Packages is read by over 100.000 readers annually online. Place your business in front of outdoor enthusiasts and travelers looking for places to explore and discover on their next vacation or weekend adventure.

Top-of-mind awareness marketing packages that deliver engagement on can be customized to fit nearly any budget.

We Offer:

Billboard placement for Events –  980 x 240  – Ad sits above the Header of the site. Available in one-week packages only.

Header Banner Sponsorship – 720 x 120 – Sits next to Site logo  – available in exclusive one-month sponsor packages or featured rotator packages.

Above the Story Sponsor  – 720 x 240 – Place your business above every story we run. Available in 3-month, 6 month or annual packages.  Ask about exclusivity sponsor packages.

In-Story Banners – 720 x 240  – these in-story banner ads run in the story feed of every story on the site. These banners are part of an advertiser rotation and are extremely popular for engagement with readers.   Only available in 3 month or longer commitments.

Below Story Banner Sponsor – 720 x 240 – this exclusive below story sponsorship runs monthly and is exclusive on every page, plus it is included in our weekly newsletter to our subscribers.

Side Bar Tower Billboards – 300 x600 – (Best Value Ad space)Billboard ads in the sidebar run on every article and post page on the site. They are part of a rotation of advertisers.  

Big Box Display 300 x 300 – Rotation Box ads that run on the site’s sidebar.  Part of the Advertiser rotation schedule. 

Pop-out Ad placement is available in the following formats: Page curls, Bottom of page popin, sticky, not pop-outs.

Video Ad placement is available in all ad slots for an extra fee. inquire about availability.


Marketing Services:

Sierra Rec Magazine is part of the Valet Marketing family of services. We offer the following Marketing and Advertising Services as well for local and regional business owners:

  • Website Re-design and Development
  • Commercial  Print Advertising Creatives
  • Video Creation
  • Social Media Ad Services

Contact us today for a no obilgation review of your marketing and advertising needs and how we might partner with you to help drive business this year.


Charlie Pankey



Try our other ad formats that are proven to gain engagement

Video Ads – 

Pop-out Ads


Event Billboards

Promote your entire community billboard of events or single property events calendar.

Track event click troughs, ticket sales, video watches etc. 


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