Carson Valley Trails Association Opens New Pinyon Trail

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Trails Association GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Carson Valley Trails Association (CVTA)  hosted the grand opening of the new Pinyon Trail Saturday, March 14, at the Pinyon Trailhead, located 6.7 miles south of Gardnerville on Pinenut Road. Hand-constructed by volunteers, the Pinyon Trail is a 5.2-mile, non-motorized single track recreational trail designed for hikers, mountain bikers, equestrians and dogs. The trail … Continue reading Carson Valley Trails Association Opens New Pinyon Trail

Carson Valley Trails Association Participates In Nevada’s Big Give Event March 12

  Courtesy of the Carson Valley Trails Association The Carson Valley Trails Association will participate with NevadaGIVES’ fourth annual online giving event – Nevada’s Big Give on March 12. Nevada’s Big Give is 24 hours of online giving benefitting the CVTA, as well as charities across the state. This event provides CVTA a great opportunity to be a recipient with other nonprofit organizations to benefit … Continue reading Carson Valley Trails Association Participates In Nevada’s Big Give Event March 12

Pinyon Trail Grand Opening March 14

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Trails Association  The Carson Valley Trails Association (CVTA) will host the grand opening of the new Pinyon Trail at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, at the Pinyon Trailhead, located 6.7 miles south of Gardnerville on Pinenut Road. The opening activities are free and open to the public. In case of bad weather, the event will be postponed to 10 a.m. … Continue reading Pinyon Trail Grand Opening March 14

Countywide Connectivity Vision To Be Presented Feb. 5

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, Nev.,  January 21, 2015 — The Douglas County Economic Vitality team is working on Countywide Connectivity project and will present its work and vision at the February 5, 2015 Board of Commissioners meeting in Minden. This information will also be shared at the February 19, 2015 board meeting in Stateline. The team started its work on the initiative … Continue reading Countywide Connectivity Vision To Be Presented Feb. 5

Douglas County Mounted Posse, First Responders Receive Large Animal Rescue Training

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Last March, a two-vehicle traffic accident at Highway 88 and Mottsville involving a loaded cattle truck knocked out power to more than 2,300 homes and businesses. Twenty-five head of cattle were killed in the accident and crews spent nearly six hours working to clear the wreckage, herd the surviving cattle, restore power and reopen the highway. In the time since, first responders … Continue reading Douglas County Mounted Posse, First Responders Receive Large Animal Rescue Training

Clear Creek Trail celebrates Grand Opening

Clear Creek Trail celebrates Grand Opening   The Carson Valley Trails Association will host a two-day grand opening event for the Clear Creek Trail in North Douglas County April 12 and 13. All events start at the Jacks Valley Trailhead, located on the west side of Jacks Valley Elementary School and 1.5 miles west of the Highway 395/Jacks Valley Road intersection. A light breakfast will … Continue reading Clear Creek Trail celebrates Grand Opening