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Loved to Death: Tahoe and Truckee Bursting at the seams...

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The town of Truckee and Placer County with over 1500 cases are discouraging weekend visits to our area. They are urging tourists to NOT visit during weekends as the higher than normal volume of people are preventing them from staying within pandemic protocol and taxing their service industry including police, fire and medical services. I would say the same is true for the lake as well.

I have never seen the North and East shores so inundated with humans, their vehicles and all that comes with these visitors including trash, campfires and service lines. If you are planning on driving between SLT and IV down the Eastshore on 28... forget-about-it. It is a Shitshow with a capital "S". The line of traffic often extends all the way from Sand Harbor to Incline with no easy sailing Northbound either. The only way to beat it is to give it a go midday, at night or in the early morning before 7 otherwise, well, bring a good book. You'll need it. The sheer volume of illegally parke…