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Storytime at the Big Trees State Park Visitor’s Center

October 14, 2018 – 10:30 to 11:30 am – All ages are welcome at Storytime, although this program is designed for young children (ages 2-6). Reading “Squirrels Leap” and “Aesop in California” Please meet in the Visitor Center by the … Read More

Astronomy Event at Big Trees State Park – Reach for the Stars

A special astronomy event being held in conjunction with Save the Redwoods Centennial Celebration on October 11 from 7-9 pm. Come look at the stars! Docents will be sharing information and telling stories as everyone gazes at the night sky. … Read More

Tamarack Lodge Halloween Movie, Dinner & Campfire

Halloween Movie, Dinner, and Campfire – October 31, 2018.  6 pm Dinner of Chili, Hot Dogs and Corn Bread,($10 donation suggested). No alcohol served.  Marshmallow Roast and S’mores.  7 pm Movie – “The Shining” for adults in the common room … Read More

Visit to Mohave & iOS 12 on SMUG’s October 9, 2018 Agenda

VISIT TO MOJAVE AND iOS 12 ON SMUG’S OCTOBER 9 AGENDA Apple’s two new operating systems, macOS Mojave and iOS 12, will be explored at the Tuesday, October 9 meeting of the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) that will begin at … Read More

This Weekend in the Mountains

Friday, September 21, 2018 Magnolia Rhythm Trio at the Twisted Oak Tasting Room on Main in Murphys for Music & Pizza – 5 pm Jerry McKay at Alchemy Restaurant in Murphys – 6 pm September 21-22, 2018 – Concours d’Elegance at … Read More

Avalanche Training Courses in Bear Valley

Certified Avalanche Education Courses – ON SALE! Now in two Locations  Bear Valley, CA. & Mount Shasta, CA. A3 Avalanche Certified Level I  3 days / 2 nights – SWS Mountain Guides Lodge available: Regular Price: $425.00 SALE Price: $340.00 … Read More

Bear Valley Rock Climbing Classes on Sale

Technical Rock Climbing ON SALE! CALIFORNIA ROCK GUIDES formally Mountain Adventure Seminars Bear Valley, CA. / Lover’s Leap / Alabama Hills / Castle Crags Bear Valley, CA. – 2019 Dates Mountain Adventure Seminars Most weekends Sat/Sun June thru September 2019 … Read More

Over Snow Vehicle Use Draft EIR Open House on October 2, 2018

Open House Meeting, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stanislaus National Forest Supervisor’s Office 19777 Greenley Road, Sonora, CA 95370 SONORA, California – Based on the level of interest in the Over-Snow Vehicle Use Designation project Draft Environmental … Read More

Weekend Music for September 14-16, 2018

The music scene is winding down quite a bit now that Labor Day has come and gone. The final Ironstone concert is Sunday featuring Culture Club (in Murphys? who’d have thunk THAT?), and B-52’s. Brice Station has their final summer … Read More

Hermitfest 2018 is Almost Here!

The Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway Association will be throwing its annual Party on the Pass / Scenic Celebration (better known as Hermitfest) on September 8, 2018, in Hermit Valley. The smoke has cleared up and we are expecting beautiful weather … Read More