Boreal

True gentleman, Deric Rothe

I would like to share my observation that (former Journal editor) Deric (Rothe) is an incredibly devoted and fun father. Our daughters skied together for many years at Auburn Ski C ...

More snowfall means more visitors to resorts

By most accounts, the ski season was a dramatic success a year ago for Lake Tahoe and other California resorts. According to statistics compiled by the California Travel & Tou ...

Missing Sierra snowshoer survived two days in snow cave

Cold and hungry but alive and well, a lost Tahoe City snowshoer was found by searchers Thursday two days after going missing near Castle Peak near Donner Summit. Waving a blanket, ...

Ski club training is awesome

Many thanks to the Auburn Ski Club and its 1-2-3 Ski Program for providing another awesome day for our students at their training facility up at Boreal. As usual, the instructors, ...

Colfax boys help extend Central II lead at Boreal

The Colfax High snowboard team widened its overall points lead over North Tahoe on Monday in a Central Division II slalom race at Boreal. The Falcons swept three of the top four s ...

Placer girls sweep finale

TRUCKEE — Karly Kenworthy slipped and fell on her first slalom run. The Placer High junior was one of many skiers at Boreal to be awarded a rare re-run due to timing issues Mond ...

Skiers flock to snowpack bonanza

An abundance of snow and a short break in the weather added up to big crowds at Sierra resorts during the weekend. Boreal, which received eight feet of snow during last week’s t ...

Sierra resorts expect substantial snow

The potential for Sierra snowfall this week can be summed up in one word — epic. If Mother Nature and the National Weather Service are on the same page, that could mean multiple ...

Sierra resorts celebrate the holidays

While those in the foothills are dreaming of a white Christmas, skiers and boarders up the hill are living it. Christmas hit the mountains a little early in the form of some nice, ...

Sierra resorts get some substantial snow

Snow in the foothills means waist-deep fluffy white stuff in the Sierra. While Auburnites spent Monday sloshing around in the slush, mountain resorts at higher elevations took st ...