‘There’s A Lot More To Nevada Than The Lights Of Vegas’ — Nevada’s Boundless Land Revealed On Google Maps

Courtesy of TravelNevada Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in March of 2016. CARSON CITY, Nev. – TravelNevada joins the elite club of destination marketing organizations to borrow the Google Street View Trekker to collect...

Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets World Record For Glider Altitude

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II · 2 min read EL CALAFATE, Argentina – Airbus Perlan Mission II, the world’s first initiative to send an engineless aircraft to the edge of space, made history Saturday...

Airbus Perlan Mission II Reaches New High Altitude In Pursuit Of World Aviation Record

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II · 4 min read EL CALAFATE, Argentina – Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly a glider without an engine to the edge of space and which has...

National Golf Media Tours Genoa Lakes, Other Northern Nevada Courses

Courtesy of Weidinger Public Relations · 2 min read STATELINE, Nev. – The 19th annual Tahoe Reno Golf Media Tour resulted in major coverage of the region, with 49 articles published or posted and 10...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Hosts Hunter Safety Course Aug. 19

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunter safety class on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m....

Tahoe Goes High Tech To Fight Aquatic Invasive Weeds

Courtesy of The Tahoe Fund · 3 min read INCLINE VILLAGE Nev. — The Tahoe Fund announced Tuesday the start of an innovative pilot project to test the use of UV light to fight aquatic...

Scenes From The 2017 Death Ride: Tour Of The California Alps (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports ALPINE COUNTY, Calif., — Thousands of cyclists rode the grueling 129-mile course of the 2017 Death Ride: Tour of the California Alps on Saturday, conquering the Ebbetts, Monitor and Carson mountain passes...

Bike Paths Transform Community

Courtesy of Bike Tahoe · 4 min read STATELINE, Nev. – Bike paths can transform a community to be safer, healthier, and contribute to its economic and environmental sustainability. A bike path, or more accurately...

‘All 4 Charity’ Golf Tournament July 22

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation · 1 min read The “All 4 Charity” Golf Tournament is scheduled Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Carson Valley Golf Course. Proceeds from tournament will benefit MEFIYI (Me-For-Incredible-Youth) youth sport, mentorship...

Mountain Biking’s Growth And Importance

Courtesy of BikeTahoe.org · 2 min read STATELINE, Nev. – The sport of mountain biking is growing worldwide and making important economic impacts on communities and Tahoe is no exception. “When communities build their identity...

Scenes From The 28th Annual Kids Fishing Derby

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — About 1,000 of the Valley’s youngest residents flocked to Lampe Park’s Willow Creek over the weekend for the 28th annual edition of the Kids Fishing Derby. More than 4,000...

May Holes-In-One At Genoa Lakes Ranch Course

Courtesy of Ranch Course At Genoa Lakes GENOA, Nev. — The following holes-in-one were recorded at the Ranch Course at Genoa Lakes in May: Dede Nieto aced No. 16, 90 yards with a pitching wedge....

10th Annual Carson Valley Days Walk Jog Run 5K Set For June 10

Staff Reports · 1 min read Gardnerville, Nev. — The 10th annual Carson Valley Days Walk Jog Run 5K is set for June 10, the morning of the Carson Valley Days Parade. The run starts...

Carson Valley Trails Association Celebrates Trails Day June 3

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Trails Association · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev . — The Carson Valley Trails Association will present Carson Valley Trails Day, a celebration of the American Hiking Society’s National Trails...

National Trails Day Festival At Spooner Lake June 3

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Conservation & Natural Resources LAKE TAHOE, Nev. – Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park and the Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) are co-hosting a celebration of trails on National...

Heritage Park Gardens Open House & Plant Faire May 20

Courtesy of Heritage Park Gardens · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — To celebrate the end of winter, come to the Open House and Plant Faire at Heritage Park Gardens on Saturday, May 20th. There...

Twin Lake 5K Fun Run July 4

Staff Reports COLEVILLE, Calif. — The Coleville High School Athletic Booster Club in Coleville, Calif., will host its annual fundraiser Twin Lake 5K Fun Run on July 4. Further information can be found below:

Carson Valley Trails Day June 3

Staff Reports · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Carson Valley Trails Association will host a National Trails Day celebration June 3 at the Bently Heritage Trail and at Fay-Luther Trail. More information below...

Splash Dogs ‘Spring Into The Sierras’ 2017 Photos & Results

Staff Reports Splash Dogs ‘Spring Into The Sierras’ dock jumping competition ran Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Heritage Park in Gardnerville. CVT contributing photographer Ron Harpin sent in the photos below. You can view...

Cycling: ‘Fast Freddie’ Rodriguez Visits Valley Schools

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Four-time U.S. national road race champion “Fast Freddie” Rodriguez rode into Carson Valley Wednesday to share motivational and safety tips with students at Minden...