Hot August Nights Poker Run

A local August favorite of many in the Carson Valley and Northern Nevada Region,

The Carson Valley Times

Brad Cockman spent about an hour and a half at the Hot August Nights Poker Run lunch stop at Minden Town Park this afternoon and turned in some great work. Here’s a sampling of his photos from the event. He posted many more at his site, www.brad21photo,com.



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Camping in and around Carson Valley

I love camping in the Sierra’s and around the Carson Valley

The Carson Valley Times

Editor’s note: J. Brandon, who is helping to coordinate the upcoming Carson Valley/Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride & Rendezvous, recently put together this piece on some of the various camping spots available in the area. It’s a great read!

by J. Brandon,

Want to camp? Carson Valley and the surrounding area offer lots of choices. Some are close enough to be good choices for camping during the event. Others would be a great way to extend your stay and get out into the backcountry for a little motorcycle adventure.

Adventure motorcycle camping in the Sierra Nevada, near Carson Valley. and Lake Tahoe.

Adventure motorcycle camping in the Sierra Nevada, near Carson Valley.

 RV Camping

There are two RV parks in Minden, Nevada and another at Topaz Lake, approximately 22 miles south on US 395. RV camping is also available at several public campgrounds within a few miles of Carson Valley. Most of these RV parks do not allow tent camping, so they are not…

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