Tahoe resort, nonprofit leaders to discuss sustainable mountain travel on app
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Lake Tahoe recreation, resort and nonprofit leaders next week will participate in a discussion about sustainable mountain travel on Clubhouse.
Despite Tahoe’s reputation as one of our nation’s natural treasures – which sees four times the annual visitation of Yellowstone – Lake Tahoe is not a national park. So it lacks the consistent funding and strict protections needed to manage human impacts on the environment, including litter, tailpipe emissions and habitat degradation.
However, the basin is an outdoor playground accessible to millions. To preserve Tahoe’s natural splendor and protect the region’s economic vitality, organizations, businesses and agencies are building a sustainable recreation model based on “shared stewardship” with travelers.
at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, leaders will participate in “New Heights in Sustainable Mountain Travel,” a live event available through the Clubhouse app.
Panelists will share ideas for an environmentally responsible travel model.
Jesse Patterson – CSO, League to Save Lake Tahoe/Keep Tahoe Blue
Tom Fortune – VP and GM, Heavenly Mountain Resort
Corinna Osborne – GM, Edgewood Tahoe Resort
Alexandra Talty – Journalist, Forbes
Brooke Danielson – Editorial & Brand Consultant, Aspen Magazine
Rob Koenen – CRO, Boxed Water Is Better
Vanessa Rivers – Co-Founder, We Are Travel Girls
HOW TO ATTEND:
1) If you aren’t already on Clubhouse, download the Clubhouse app on your phone.
2) Ask a friend who is on Clubhouse to send you an invite.
3) Download the app, accept the invite and fill out your profile.
4) Search clubs and follow the Eco Travel Club.
5) Click this event link to add the event to your calendar.
6) Join the conversation at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 30.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The State Route 89 corridor is one of the most visited and popular destinations within the Lake Tahoe Region. Traffic congestion and year-round visitor demand exceeds current infrastructure during peak…