The U.S. Forest Service is mediating meetings between snowmobilers and cross-country skiers who use Tahoe Meadows recreation area near Mt. Rose.
In the past, there has been conflict between the two groups and officials hope to ease tensions.
"We've heard from both sides who are looking for solutions," said Forest Service spokeswoman Cheva Heck.
With 53 percent of the Lake Tahoe Basin already closed to snowmobiles, the Forest Service is hoping to find solutions that don't involve closing more property to the vehicles. To move the varying groups of backcountry users apart, the Forest Service is considering improving signage and …