Top Lists


2013

 

 

 

January       

      
    Northstar California "Ski School of the Future" - Squaw Valley USA "A Safer Approach to Chutes and Steeps" - Kirkwood Mountain Resort "Mountain Skills Master Class"    Best Ski Schools in the US - Men's Journal
       
    Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe    10 Hippest Ski Areas You Rarely Hear About - MSN.com   
       

February       

       
    #5 - Reno    Top Spots For Winter Vacations - The Weather Channel
       
    #3 - Nevada    Geography of Happiness - University of Vermont Ranking the Happiest States
       
    National Bowling Stadium    Coolest Bowling Spots in North America - MSN.com
       
    National Championship Air Races    10 Best Air Shows Around the World - USA Today
       

March       

       
    Reno    Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns - National Geographic
       
    Reno    Loosest Slots in America - Casino Player Magazine (6 years in a row)
       

April       

       
    Lake Tahoe     10 "Lakeside Vacations That Have It All" International List -Yahoo! Travel
       
    Reno - #4    Top U.S. Growth Cities - U-Haul
       

May    

       
    Reno River Walk District    32 Great Spring Trips - Sunset Magazine
       

June       

       
    University of Nevada, Reno    10 U.S. Colleges With Great Greek Life - OnlineColleges.com
       
    Reno    Top 10 Underestimated Cities for Food - The Daily Meal
       
    Sand Harbor    10 Best Beaches for Families - FamilyVacationCritic.com
       
    Best in the West Nugget Rib Cookoff    10 Summer Festivals Worth the Pit Stop - Salon.com
       
    Lake Tahoe    Top 10 Lake Vacations "Best For Celebrating a Western Icon" - Yahoo! Shine
       
    GourMelt    10 Best Grilled Cheese Trucks - CultureCheeseMag.com
                         101 Best Food Trucks in America - The Daily Meal
       

July       

       
    Reno    20 Most Crime-Free Cities in America - AOL Real Estate

       
August       

       
    Reno    100 Best Places to Retire - Where to Retire Magazine
       
    Chapel Tavern - Reno    10 Best Places to Drink Rum - Zagat.com
       

September        

      
    BaseCamp    8 of World's Best Climbing Walls - Mother Nature Network
       
    C Street - Virginia City    Great Streets of America - American Planning Association
       
    Awful Awful Reno    51 Great Burger Joints Across US - USA Today
       
    Reno    America's Cheapest (Livable) Cities - MSN Money - Top 12
       

October        


    Reno #9    100 Best Places to Live - Livability.com
       
    RSCVA    Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award
       
    Reno - #3    Top 10 Turnaround Towns - Housing Market - Realtor.com
       

November     

       
    Squaw Valley USA    5 Best Ski Resorts in North America - Men's Journal
       
    Lake Tahoe #1    34 Places That Are Even Better During Winter - Buzzfeed Travel
       
    Squaw Valley USA - #5    Top 10 U.S. Ski Resorts for 2014 - Forbes
       
    Squaw Valley USA #10    The Best Ski Resorts in North America - FoxNews.com
       
    Squaw Valley USA    "Where to Ski for Thanksgiving" 6 resorts listed - OnTheSnow.com
       

December    

       
    Sierra Nevada Mountain Range    11 of the World's Most Beautiful Mountain Ranges - UnofficialNetworks.com
 


2012

 

 

January       

       
    Reno    #3 Most Business Friendly Tax Climate    Tax Foundation's 2012 Business Tax Climate Index
       
    Reno    #41 Healthiest Cities For Women    Women's Health Magazine Top 100
       

April       

       
    Nevada    #3 Best State Tax System    Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council's Business Tax Index 2012
        

May       

       
    Nevada    #12 Best State For Business    Chief Executive Magazine
       
    Reno    #43 Best Cities For Cycling    Bicycling Magazine
        

     
August       

       
    Reno    #8 in Best Driver's Report - Allstate America
       
    Reno    #24 Best Cities For Dogs    Men's Health
       
    Lake Tahoe     Voted America's Best Lake    USA TODAY Readers
            

September       

       
    Reno    Best City to Feel Like a Baller When You're Just a Bowler    Maxim Magazine's 29 Best Man Cities
       
    UNR    Top Tier of Best National Universities    U.S. News and World Report's of 1,600 National Universities
       
    Lake Tahoe     America's Best Lake Vacations    Travel+Leisure Magazine
       
    Reno    #42 of America's Best Cities    Businessweek.com
               

October       

       
    CAMPO    The Best New Restaurants in America    Esquire Magazine
       
    Reno    One of World's Super-Cool Communities    TravelorMove.com
       

November       

       
    Reno    Most Unlikely Ski Town - Skiing Magazine
       
    Reno    Awarded IBM Smarter Cities Challenge Program    IBM Awarded 100 Cities Around the World
       
    Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe - 10 Best Mountains You've Never Skied    SKI Magazine
       
    #1 Squaw Valley, #13 Heavenly Ski Resort, #22 Northstar California, #25 Sugar Bowl Resort, #27 Kirkwood Mountain Resort, #34 Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort, #37 Alpine Meadows Ski Resort    40 Best Ski Resorts in North America - Outside Magazine
       
    Squaw Valley USA, Alpine Meadows, Heavenly Mountain Resort    Top 20 Ski Resorts - Outside Magazine
       
    #5 Reno, NV - Top 10 Best Winter Vacation Destinations: America's Hottest Cold Cities    Livability.com

             
December    

       
    Squaw Valley USA, Alpine Meadows    Top 10 Ski Resorts in the United States for 2013 - Forbes
       
    Santa Pub Crawl, Reno    "10 Great Places for Christmas Spirit" - USA Today
       
    Reno    "8 Hot Towns to Snap Up Bargains Now"- Where to Retire Mag JAN/FEB Issue
       
    Reno    Loosest Slots in the Nation - Casino Player Magazine