|Serene Lakes Property Owners Association|
These articles have been contributed by SLPOA members. Enjoy.
Serene Lakes - San Francisco Chronicle Article about Serene Lakes.
Ancient Graffiti - Yes, there are petroglyphs on the Summit.
Anti-scald Faucets - these may not drain down completely when you winterize your cabin.
Bears - A message from the SLPOA Bear Committee. How to keep you and the bears safe from each other.
Buried Treasure - Donner Summit's own Lost Dutchman.
Books about the Summit - If these articles whet your appetite here's more!
Construction Tips - A local architect describes the whys of construction in Serene Lakes.
Crime in Serene Lakes - An examination of crime statistics from 2003 to 2007 (October) and many tips on how to avoid becoming a statistic.
Dark Skies - Excellent tips to preserve our night time views and be good neighbors.
Donner to Squaw - Being a description of the hike from Donner Pass to Squaw Valley on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Foster/Syme Preliminary Development Plans - A summary of their presentation 3-8-07
Foster/Syme Preliminary Water Plans - Foster/Syme's letter to the water board on how they hope to get water for their proposed development.
Gamma Rays and Lump Graupels - A technical look at snow.
Geological History of Donner Summit - It's not just dirt and rocks...
History of Lot 1- The history of how the owners beach area came about.
Old Soda Springs - A description of the history of the original Soda Springs and hike that will let you visit it.
Propane Safety Tips - from Bernard Pech
Propane Task Force Report - The report of the causes, solutions and alternatives resulting from the propane leaks the winter of 2010-2011.
Railroad Blockages - Why and what to do about it.
Summit Summit- A consortium of summit groups to discuss development on Donner Summit
Trips for Summer Fun... - How to make a "downhill" bike trip last all day.
Van Norden EIR Response - SLPOA's response to the Royal Gorge Van Norden Environmental Impact Report.
West Nile Virus- Information about the disease and references to websites.
Window Protection - How to protect your windows from falling snow and ice.