Sierra Nevada

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

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Snow Levels In Sierra Nevada Dangerously Low

State surveyors checking California’s snowpack say a recent storm brought little help, and that snow levels in the Sierra Nevada are dangerously low.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

A longtime teacher and coach at Valencia High School died while hiking in the Sierra Nevada. (credit: Facebook)

Popular Valencia High Teacher, Coach Dies Hiking In Sierra Nevada

A popular Valencia High School teacher and track coach died while hiking in the Sierra Nevada, school officials confirm.

08/24/2013

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Mammoth Lakes Ski Resort Ordered To Pay $30M

The Sierra Nevada ski resort of Mammoth Lakes is looking at a mammoth bill.

01/10/2011