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Fall Color on Ebbetts Pass

It’s the time of year when California proves it does indeed have a spectacular autumn – in the sierras. Possibly the most picturesque time of the year, Ebbetts Pass has some beautiful spots for leaf peeping. A drive over the … Read More

Traffic Advisory – Ebbetts Pass Closed September 25-26, 2019 for Paving

TRAFFIC ADVISORY FULL HIGHWAY CLOSURE STATE ROUTE 4 FROM THE EAST END OF LAKE ALPINE TO RAYMOND MEADOWS CREEK ALPINE COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close State Route 4 beginning Tuesday, September 24, 2019, to Wednesday, … Read More

2019 Bear Valley Fat Tire Festival is on October 5

Bear Valley, CA…The Bear Valley Fat Tire Festival celebrates the awesome mountain bike trails and terrain in our backyard. This action-packed day is all about having fun with other mountain bike enthusiasts, riding great trails, and enjoying good food and … Read More

The 13th Annual Hermitfest is Here!

We can’t believe that September is already here and it’s time to Come and Play on the Pass with us again this year. Join us on Saturday, September 7th, 2019 from 11 am to 8 pm for a day-long, live … Read More

Alpine Watershed Group Meeting

Do you love the Carson River? Please plan to attend the next Alpine Watershed Group meeting as we learn more about the West Fork Carson River Vision Project from the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board. Alpine Watershed Group MeetingTuesday, September … Read More

Labor Day Weekend 2019

Looking for some fun activities along Ebbetts Pass over Labor Day Weekend? Here’s a roundup to help you plan your weekend to get out and enjoy this beautiful stretch of highway. Calaveras Big Trees State Park – CREEK CRITTERS Beaver … Read More

Hermitfest 2019 News Release

NEWS RELEASE                                           For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Plotnik, Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway Association 209-728-8471 | Hermitfest: Free Music Festival In The High Sierra 13th Annual Ebbetts Pass Scenic Celebration EBBETTS PASS, CA— The Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway Association … Read More

Ebbetts Pass Century Ride

As final preparations for the Ebbetts Pass Century on August 17th are underway we came across some great photos from Craig Huffman Photography that were taken at the 2015-2017 events. As you can see the scenery is breathtaking and it … Read More

Upcoming Events at Calaveras Big Trees State Park – August 2019

August 11, 2019 – 1-3pm – Nature Crafts – Let your inner artist loose with creative projects for kids of all ages! All materials are provided. Adults and children alike will have a great time. Ralston Classroom in the Education … Read More

Sierra Stargazing Party in Markleeville – August 24, 2019

The Reno Astronomy Club will be providing telescopes to allow anyone interested to see the splendor of our nights unhindered by light pollution. A BBQ dinner of hamburgers & hotdogs will be provided at 7 pm for a donation to … Read More