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Bear Valley Trails Work Day – August 6th, 2022 at 8:30 am

“Two Projects” Trail Work Day Bear Valley Trail Stewardship Volunteers: Saturday, August 6th – 8:30 am Trail Work Day & Complimentary Lunch Join the Bear Valley Trail Stewardship group for a morning of trail work on Saturday, August 6th, to … Read More

Things To Do On the Pass in August!

Planning your weekend or a visit to the area?  Keep an eye on the VisitMurphys, GoCalaveras, CalaverasWines, & Alpine County calendars.  Are you hosting an event in the area and wondering why you don’t see it included here?  It’s probably … Read More

Scenic America Photo Contest – America the Beautiful

Calling all photographers! Scenic America is in search of your best photographs that showcase what’s unique and beautiful about our nation and where you find beauty in your community. Their second-annual America the Beautiful Photo Contest kicks off on July … Read More

Bear Valley Trail Stewardship Clean Up Day – Saturday, July 16, 2022

Saturday, July 16th – 8:30am “Divide & Conquer” Trail Work Day with complimentary lunch Join us (the Bear Valley Trail Stewardship group) for a morning of trail work on Saturday, July 16th, to finish repairs on several local trails. Bring your … Read More

The Death Ride is Back – Road Closure Information for July 16, 2022

The Death Ride is back on July 16th, 2022, and has been extended to Lake Alpine.  Read on for more information, links to all the details, and road closure updates. 41 YEARS OF CYCLING THE CALIFORNIA ALPS The Death Ride … Read More

4th of July Weekend on the Pass

With beautiful weather projected for the Independence Day weekend, it’s sure to be busy here this weekend.  There will be lots to do in Calaveras and Alpine counties so check out the full calendars at GoCalaveras and AlpineCounty but here … Read More

Summer on the Pass

Have you been over the pass recently and seen the newest artwork on the side of the road? That’s one way to take advantage of a downed tree. Summer is here and that means that the cows have returned to … Read More

Arnold Rim Trail Guided Nature Walk – June 4, 2022 at 9am

Saturday, June 4, 2022 Arnold Rim Trail Guided Nature Walk at 9 am – Meet at the Sierra Nevada Logging Museum – If you have been thinking, “Gosh, I really should do one of these wonderful walks”, please don’t put … Read More

Memorial Day on the Pass – Free Park Entrance for Veterans at Calaveras Big Trees State Park on Monday

If you’d like to take a moment to remember our service members on Monday, visit the Ebbetts Pass Veterans Memorial in Murphys on Algiers just across from the Murphys Community Park.  If you are a veteran or past or current … Read More

Astronomy Nights at Big Trees State Park

Come look at the stars! Docents will be sharing information and telling stories as everyone gazes at the night sky. Two telescopes and astronomical binoculars will give you a closer look at the moon, planets and deep sky objects. We’re … Read More