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Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
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Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
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Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Truckee Donner Land Trust 20th Anniversary Party 2011
News & Events
News & Events
Matt Rusanoff Boulder Dedication
Northern Sierra Partnership First Annual Celebration at Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Delicious BBQ lunch at Independence Lake Celebration. Photo: Dan Quinn
Northern Sierra Partnership President, Lucy Blake, greets the crowd. Photo: Dan Quinn
Many activities were enjoyed by event attendees. Photo: Dan Quinn.
During lunch, music was enjoyed. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Lovely Independence Lake. Photo: Dan Quinn.
Perry Norris emcees the Royal Gorge acquisition party 1/13. Photo by George Lamson
County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery. Photo by George Lamson
Lucy Blake (NSP), Janet Zipser Zipkin (TDLT), Sam Hodder (TPL), David Brown (TDLT)
An enthusiastic crowd listens to speakers. Photo by Geoff Griffin
Photo by George Lamson
Photo by George Lamson
Ken Hall & Cliff Busby. Photo by Janet Zipser Zipkin
Learning about the history of Donner Summit. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
A joyous crowd listens to a bevy of speakers. Royal Gorge Dedication, 7/13. Photo by George Lamson
Bikers prepare for a ride at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 7/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Local historian, Bill Oudegeest leads a crowd on a history tour of Van Norden Meadow at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.
Guests enjoy delicious food at the Second Annual NSP BBQ 6/13, Royal Gorge. Photo by Anne Chadwick.

The Land Trust is busy year-round working on conservation projects, holding events, organizing hikes, trailbuilding, recreational outings, and building the Donner Lake Rim Trail. Please check back often to read about our conservation progress in the news and view our updated calendar of events.
 

2014 Trailbuilding Dates

Trailbuilding will occur on various Land Trust properties throughout the season.

Work time is typically 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 6th

To sign up, contact Kevin Starr at 530-582-4711, or kevin@tdlandtrust.org.

Johnson Canyon - Restoration In Action!

The Truckee River Watershed Council, in partnership with the Truckee Donner Land Trust, is implementing restoration work in Johnson Canyon (formerly known as Negro Canyon). Heavy equipment work on the project begins Monday, Aug. 18th. Learn more as well as disruptions on the Donner Lake Rim trail by clicking here.
 

The Land Trust Hires A New Director of Finance

We are pleased to welcome Ward Fansler as its new Director of Finance. Ward is a CPA and has served exclusively in nonprofit organizations for the past 15 years as Director of Finance, CFO or CEO in education, healthcare and conservation organizations with budgets ranging from $3.5 to $40 million.

Fansler is excited about the position and to contributing to the mission of the Truckee Donner Land Trust.

“My passion has always been with non-profits and serving those in need. The stewardship of our beautiful mountain landscapes for generations to come resonates with me”, says Fansler.

Truckee Donner Land Trust Elects New Leaders

The Truckee Donner Land Trust elected Anne Chadwick as president of the board of directors at its January 21, 2014 meeting.

“I’m excited and honored to join the leadership of this great Land Trust,” Chadwick said. “We’re pleased to have protected more than 33,000 acres in the region, proud of our stewardship, and optimistic about future projects. The work we do will benefit this community for many generations to come.”

The Land Trust’s mission is to preserve and protect scenic, historic, and recreational lands with high natural resource values in the greater Truckee Donner region. Recent projects include Royal Gorge, Weber Lake/Lacey Meadows, Donner Summit Canyon, and the Martis Valley. The Land Trust is investing in conservation, restoration, and public enjoyment of these beautiful properties.

The officers, elected to a one-year term, are:

Anne Chadwick, President

Jeff Brown, Secretary

Geoff Griffin, Treasurer