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  • Emily Harrington reconnects with boyfriend Adrian Ballinger over a month-long adventure in Peru climbing “smooth-as-glass” sheer cliff faces, and ascending snow cone peaks — you know, normal date stuff.

  • The incredible legacy of fastpitch players in North Tahoe, who experienced a golden era in the 1970s, is retold in time for the first fastpitch tournament in Tahoe City in 25 years.

  • The Lake Tahoe Water Trail should be as much a resource for lake recreation as the Sierra Avalanche Center is for backcountry skiers.

  • Summer is gear season in Tahoe. If you haven’t updated your collection yet, check out these summer must-haves from Alpenglow Sports.

  • Insider knowledge and guidelines for choosing your new mountain bike

  • Don’t sit on the sidelines this summer., or waste time trolling the Internet. Instead, volunteer at these local organizations that are doing great things around the lake. 

  • Moonshine Ink spoke to adventurer Erik Weihenmayer, a barrier breaker who became the only blind person to summit Mt. Everest, in the run-up to the four-day No Barriers Summit.

  • Blood, sweat, tears, two-a-days, epic wins, mercy rules, early morning bus trips, and late night study sessions; high school sports are alive and well in Truckee.

  • Professional climber Emily Harrington takes a unique perspective on social media use in the outdoors in her new Moonshine Ink column, Balancing Act.

  • Chloe Tippett, 10, and Annsley Akers, 14 are paddling heir kayaks from Meyers in Pyramid Lake, through individual daily missions that total 50 miles, to raise awareness of protecting our watershed.


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March 14, 2019