China Wall at Donner Summit

Down Highway 40 right after crossing Rainbow Bridge you will come to the China Wall, a memorial to Chinese laborers who helped unite the Central Pacific Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad in the Sierra's. This area is a well known rockclimbing area and you are sure to find them scaling the rocks/boulders all over the... Continue Reading →

SugarBowl Resort

Surgarbowl Resort is our go to ski resort being 3 miles from Lola.  They are a family run an owned resort which shows in their commitment to community and safety.  Great place for families with 12 lifts and 103 trails.  We have skied here for over 5 years and have never had a bad day.... Continue Reading →

Tunnel Hike at Donner Pass

Get ready to go Spelunking!  Okay its not a cave but its still an awesome adventure. Up at China Wall near the historic Rainbow Bridge there are abandoned train tunnels which have been artistically tagged with spray paint.  This hike is for the whole family as you don't actually have to hike up to the... Continue Reading →

Rainbow Bridge on Donner Pass

Want to take some amazing pictures of Donner Lake?  Well Rainbow Bridge is where its at.  This historic bridge was designed by Norman Raab who coincidentally designed many bridges on Pacific Coast Highway AKA PCH or HWY 1.  The terrain in the area is really for all age levels with low and steep grades depending... Continue Reading →

Serene Lakes

Time to sit back and relax at the Lake...Serene Lakes that is!    No motorized water vehicles are allowed on the lake making it ideal for families with small kids. Rent some Kayaks or Stand Up Paddle boards (SUPs) and get out on the water.  Bring you fishing gear and cast a line! There are... Continue Reading →

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