News & Media
The Sierra Nevada Geotourism MapGuide has been making news. Here's what is being said about the project and what's happening in the region. We're also making it easier to report on what is going on by adding some great media resources. Click below to get more detailed information.
Travelers and visitors of all ages who are preparing to venture into the Sierra Nevada for the Labor Day weekend are invited to enjoy free downloads of a new mobile phone “app” for the National Geographic Sierra...
Amador County TSPN Local TV, Thursday, 30 August 2012 23:36
Travelers and visitors of all ages who are preparing to venture into the Sierra Nevada for the Labor Day weekend are invited to enjoy free downloads of a new mobile...
Sacramento Bee, May 18, 2012
With the travel season looming many Californians will be headed to the Sierra.And they will be deeply interested in a new resource available in that pursuit.It's called the Sierra Nevada...
Calaveras Enterprise.com, April 10, 2012 by Alex George
If you are in search of authentic Sierra experiences, recommended by the insiders who know them best, pay a visit to sierranevadageotourism.org. Launched by the Sierra...
Travelers and visitors to the Sierra Nevada who are looking for local knowledge toenhance their visit can now enjoy over 1,200 suggestions from residents and Sierra insiders foreverything from iconic Sierra experiences, to...
Merced Sun-Star Columnist Debbie Croft: Foothill Living Saturday, March 20, 2010
Before we go on a trip, we like to know something about the place: Where to stay and where to dine, for a quick lunch or leisurely dinner? Or...
Crystal Cave in Sequoia National Park boasts ornate marble walls polished naturally by a subterranean stream. Locals know there are impressive caves scattered throughout the Sierra range, but this might be news to spelunkers...
Auburn Journal By Melody Stone March 21, 2010
National Geographic wants to hear what residents think makes Auburn unique, authentic and worth visiting.
The magazine is organizing a series of geotourism community surveys and...
Reno Gazette Journal
April 20, 2010
A geotourism map of the Sierra Nevada area will include the California Sierra foothills.
Geotourism is based on the land's natural features of an area, and National...
The Sacramento Bee
By Dixie Reid
Published: Thursday, Apr. 8, 2010 | Page 1D
Since the Gold Rush, the world has come to California in search of treasures. Nowadays, the state's gold is to be found in unique places,...
National Parks Promotion Council
April 8th, 2010
The heritage, environment, culture and aesthetics of the Sierra Nevada come together in a new map and guide for the Sierra Nevada, released today by the National Geographic...
By Jill K. Robinson
Thursday, April 8, 2010
Discover what’s special about the Sierra Nevada with a new online interactive map.
highsierra_camping_joshfeinberg.jpgNational Geographic has unveiled its newest...
Monday, Nov 02, 2009
Hear of this new trend called geotourism? The National Geographic Society has created these geotourism maps for destinations all over the world. The Sierra Nevada...
By Greyson Howard
Monday, November 2, 2009
TRUCKEE, Calif. — A National Scenic Byways grant is giving the Sierra Nevada Geotourism project a shot in the arm to further the new tool's momentum.
By Greyson Howard
Special to The Grass Valley Union
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
The Sierra Business Council and Sierra Nevada Conservancy are teaming up with National Geographic to put Truckee, Tahoe and the Sierra on...
PRESS RELEASE, 12 August 2009: Web site to highlight authentic places in vast scenic...
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- Nicole DeJonghe, Project Manager, Sierra Business Council, 530-582-4800 ext. 25, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Nikki Streegan, Communications Director, Sierra Business Council, 530.582.4800,...