Additional 2018 Accomplishments:

  • The Donner Project Campaign kicked off
  • The lakeside first level wood face of Vikingsholm was refinished
  • Forest thinning to reduce fire risk was performed at Vikingsholm
  • The foundation of the Hellman-EhrmanMansion was protected with the installation of a rock barrier.
  • A light study was done on the textiles at Vikingsholm and the Hellman-Ehrman Estate.
  • The lakeside garden of the Hellman-Ehrman Mansion was regraded and ready to plant and restore to its original 1930 appearance.
  • SSPF financially supported all State Park interpretive and educational activities for the Lake Tahoe parks.
  • SSPF financially supported all of the volunteer needs for all parks.
  • SSPF represented our parks and visitors at numerous public meetings, State agency commissions and in our State and local legislative bodies.
  • Our PARK APP was launched and now gives visitors a great resource to explore and enjoy our parks.
  • Coordinated the sale of 10,000 bundles of locally sourced firewood for our campers.
  • Partnered with Action Water Sports (Camp Richardson) and Cruise Tahoe (Zepher Cover) to provide water based transportation and tour packages for Vikingsholm.
  • Partner with State Parks to address employee housing issues.
  • Leased a snow groomer and coordinated the all volunteer program to groom 17km of trails at Sugar Pine Point during the 2019 season.