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Head West for the Apple Hill Harvest

October 6, 2017 Chris Moran

It’s fall, and many Renoites will be making their annual pilgrimage to Apple Hill, the ag region on the western side of the Sierra Nevada dotted with apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and vineyards. About 122 […]

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

December 1, 2016 Chris Moran

December travel plans usually focus around family gatherings or fleeing to warmer climes. But a day trip or weekend in the Sierra Nevada may be the best way to get in the holiday spirit. Rent […]

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Day Trip to The Black Rock Desert

September 5, 2016 Chris Moran

Millennia ago, it was the bed of Lake Lahontan, which covered 8,610 square miles of western Nevada. Today, it’s the stunning, massive Black Rock Desert, a smooth expanse of silty, buff-colored playa that provides the […]