A Locals Look At Fat-Tire Bike Riding

A Locals Look At Fat Tire Biking In Carson City by Randy Gaa   There is a growing fat bike community in Carson City, and many of the local trails lend themselves to an enjoyable fat biking experience. While any trail is a good trail for a fat bike, there are a...

A Locals Look at Snowshoeing

A Locals Look at Snowshoeing by Jeff Moser   The best bet for snowshoeing in Carson City is at Spooner Summit and the surrounding areas, just 20 minutes up the mountain on Highway 50 from downtown. Here are a few trailheads, the trails ranging from beginner to...

Local art galleries offer unique gifts

Local Art Galleries Offer Unique Gifts   As the holiday season approaches, Charlie Blim, owner of Charlie B Gallery, advises going into local shops rather than big box stores. “I’ve got stuff made by actual humans,” he said. “All that other stuff is made by...

Mark Salinas

Mark Salinas Carson City's New Arts and Culture Coordinator   Art has always come naturally to Mark Salinas. “As a kid, I was winning coloring contests left and right,” he recalled. “My elementary school art teacher was very encouraging, and she helped lead me...
Carson City’s Bike Race Named Nation’s Best

Carson City’s Bike Race Named Nation’s Best

Carson City’s Bike Race Named Nation’s Best   The Carson City Off-Road was named the best mountain bike race in the nation during the  Interbike International Bicycle Exposition on Thursday evening in Las Vegas.   “This is great news for us,” said Joel Dunn,...