Boots McFarland by Geolyn Carvin, July 1, 2024

Geolyn Carvin

“Sugar Pine Cones”

Geolyn Carvin has been sharing her creations with Tahoe Guide readers since 2018, shortly after the release of her book “On the Trail with Boots McFarland-Volume 1,” a collection of humorous and thoughtful outdoor comics interspersed with entries from the artist’s Pacific Crest Trail journal.

After reading through her book, we invited Carvin to share her illustrations in Tahoe Guide. Purchase a copy of her book on Amazon. You can also sign up for her weekly newsletter at