Tahoe Donner’s first annual Taste of Truckee on-snow gourmet food and wine event will debut at the Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center on Sunday, March 23.
Cross country skiers and snowshoers can work up an appetite by hitting the trails and then indulging in a variety of food samples from local restaurants along with a selection of delicious wines. Beginners can rent skis or snowshoes at the Cross Country Ski Center and get a few free pointers from the experienced instructors before heading out on the trail.
The tour will take place from 12:30-2:30 p.m. with après fun taking place until 4:30 p.m. The cost, including trail pass, is $35 for adults and $20 for 18 and under if purchased in advance or $45 for adults and $30 for 18 and under the day of the event (non-alcoholic beverages only for under 21). Rental equipment is $5.
Tickets can be purchased online at tahoedonner.com/shop or by calling the Cross Country Ski Center at 530-587-9484 or member services at 530-587-9400.
A percentage of proceeds will be donated to the local Tahoe Food Hub and to Far West Nordic Ski Education Association.
For more information on Tahoe Donner, as well as its recreational facilities and events, visit tahoedonner.comor call 530-587-9400.