Thompson Peak hike held this Saturday
Oct. 19, 2012 — Lassen Land and Trails Trust’s (Trust) Discover Lassen series wraps up the season with a Thompson Peak Challenge.
Discover the vistas and special features of Thompson Peak on a challenging hike Saturday, Oct. 20, with Austin Meinert, chair of the Janesville Town Council.
Hikers will break for lunch at the summit and visit the Lookout and Janesville Gap Filler Annex, known as the radar building, both being evaluated for the National Register of Historic Places. The hike is challenging and will be cross-country.
Proper hiking boots and equipment is recommended. Bring snacks, plenty of water and a lunch. The day will begin at 8 a.m. with a continental breakfast at Artisan Coffee. Shuttles will take hikers to the trailhead at 9 a.m. Shuttles will return hikers to Artisan Coffee at 5 p.m. for a picnic dinner hosted by Artisan Coffee, Janesville Town Council and Pizza Factory.
There will also be a display of the proposed Honey Lake Rim Trail. If you’re not up for the hike, but would like to join in for the picnic dinner and learn about the proposed trail, you are welcome. Indicate “dinner only” when you register.
Registration is $10/person to help defray a portion of the costs. To register, go to llttweb.org and navigate to Community/Discover Lassen or call 257-3252.
Lassen County provides vast opportunities for summer recreation
A professional wakeboarder performs a wild stunt on Emerson Lake in Susanville during last year’s Rock the Wake. This year the event will take place Saturday, June 22 and will feature more wakeboarders, more crazy stunts and one of the most impressive wakeboarding boats in existence. Lassen...Read More...
Renegades split with walk off win
Hunter Morris slides into second during the Susanville Renegades’ doubleheader against the Galena Silver Sox Saturday, June 8. The Renegades split with Galena, losing the first game, but winning the second. Photo by Maddie Musante June 17 — The Susanville Renegades baseball...Read More...
Major Division Red Sox win Tournament of Champions
The Major Division Red Sox defeated the Yankees Saturday, June 8 to win the Susanville Little League Tournament of Champions. The tournament is Susanville Little League’s end of the season tournament. The championship team and its coaches pose together with their trophies. The team is...Read More...