Alpine Meadows – 2000 acres
Terrain: 2,000 acres-25%
Beginner; 40% Difficult; 35% Most Difficult/Expert; 100+ trails. Snowmaking
on 11 of 13 lifts.
1 high-speed 6 passenger chair, 1 high-speed quad, 4 triples, 5 doubles,
Summit 8,637'; Base 6,835'; Vertical Drop 1,800'; Longest Run: 2.5 miles.
Ski & Snowboard instruction for adults and children. Tahoe Adaptive
Ski school for people with mental and physical disabilities.
Rental and repair shop, day lodge with large sun deck, bar, restaurant,
cocktail lounge, cafeteria, on-mountain snack bars, sport shop, boulangerie,
and mid-mountain deli.
Free daily North and West Shore bus.
6 miles northwest of Tahoe City, CA on Hwy 89 & Alpine Meadows Road.
PO Box 5279, Tahoe City, CA 96145
– 665 acres
Located in Incline Village overlooking Lake Tahoe, Diamond Peak
offers 1,840 vertical feet of terrain, no lift lines and breathtaking
views. As one of Tahoe's most scenic and affordable resorts, Diamond Peak
combines value-priced programs with spectacular skiing and boarding and
miles of superbly groomed runs. Visit Diamond Peak.
It's a place
where you won't get lost in the crowd or consumed by lift lines. It's
a place where friendly personalized service will meet you at every turn.
It's a place you'll remember. No Crowds. No Lift lines. No Hassles.
1210 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV 89451 (35 miles from Reno). Free Brochure:
18% Beginner; 46% Intermediate; 36% Advanced.
8,540' Summit; 6,700' Base.
1,840', 4th longest at Lake Tahoe.
75% of developed terrain.
and Snowboard School:
Extensive ski and snowboard instruction for adults and children offered
daily. Both group and private lessons available. Specialty clinics. Beginner
lessons and rental packages.
Two lodges, sun decks, rental/repair shop, sport shop, outdoor BBQ's,
professional ski/snowboard school, child ski center (ages 3-7), full-service
programs and packages for skiing, snowboarding and child accommodation.
FREE throughout Incline Village and Crystal Bay.
Resort – 1260 acres
The perfect union of unparalleled lake views and terrain for
all ability levels, whether you prefer open, groomed boulevards, gladed
runs, pristine powder bowls or steep chutes.
More than 1,260 acres of varied skiing and snowboarding terrain lie just
out of view on the slopes above "The Face".
Affordable pricing, excellent ski school programs and incredibly friendly
staff makes us one of the greatest values for the whole family. Kids 10
and under ski free when accompanied by an adult. Our Children's Center
offers skiing and snowboarding lessons in the Snowstars program.
Terrain: 15% Beginner; 50% Intermediate; 35% Advanced.
Double Black Diamond skiing on Qual Face; Skiable Acres: 1,260.
Lifts: 1 quad chair, 2 triple chairs, 1 double chair,
4 surface lifts.
Ski School: Daily instruction in skiing and snowboarding,
including beginner lessons and rental packages. Special women's snowboarding
clinics. Propointer lessons.
For Children: The Snowstars program offers skiing and
snowboarding lessons for kids 4-10. Call 530-525-2977 for reservations.
Kids 10 and under ski free when accompanied by an adult.
Amenities: Two lodges, one sun-deck lodge, rental shop
with full ski and snowboarding packages; retail shop. Two restaurants
and cafe. Snowboard terrain parks and half pipe. Incredible lake views.
Location: Hwy. 89, 6 miles south of Tahoe City, 19 miles
north of So. Lake Tahoe. 5145 W. Lake Blvd., PO Bow 165, Homewood, CA
Mt. Rose -
Ski Tahoe – 1200 acres
Starting from the main lodge (8,260'), you're launched into nearly
1,500 vertical feet in just three and a half minutes. The reward? Panoramic
views... spectacular Lake Tahoe to the west, the entire state of Nevada
to the east. But the real payoff begins as you descend into nearly 1,200
acres of some of the Sierra's best powder on 60+ trails and endless glades.
No ski resort
is more conveniently located than Lake Tahoe's Mt. Rose. It boasts the
closest skiing and riding to the Reno/Tahoe International Airport. This
ideal locale makes Tahoe's highest base ski resort the perfect choice
for the first and last day of your Lake Tahoe vacation.
20% beginner (Green), 30% intermediate (Blue), 50% advanced (Black)
Run: 2.5 miles
Parks: 2 Badlands & Double Down (both located in East Bowl)
2 "Six Pack" high-speed, detachable chair, 2 Quad chairs, 2
Triple chairs, 2 Surface Lifts
Total uphill lift capacity = 11,000 skiers per hour
Reno ski shuttles 7 days per week, 2 times per day.
North Lake Tahoe, Mt. Rose Hwy - SR 431 ( See Locator Map ) 22 Mi. from
11 Mi. Lake Tahoe's North Shore, 25 Mi. from Downtown Reno.
– 2420 acres
Northstar is Lake Tahoe's top-rated family destination resort
with activities and conveniences suitable to families of all ages. Family
Fun Circle, Sports Illustrated for Kids and Ski Magazine have all rated
Northstar among the best family ski resorts. Skiers and snowboarders can
tackle 2,420 acres of terrain while cross-country enthusiasts explore
50 km of trails. Slopeside accommodations, a central village, restaurants,
shops, snowshoeing, tubing, snowmobiling and licensed childcare complete
the Northstar experience.
Terrain: 25% Beginner; 50% Intermediate; 25% Advanced.
50% of 70 runs have snowmaking; 2,420 acres of terrain.
3 surface, 2 magic carpets, 2 double chairs, 2 triple chairs, 5 express
quads, express gondola.
Country: 50 km cross-country center offering telemark, snowshoeing,
skating and track skiing.
On-site lodging and shuttle service, restaurants, bars, gourmet deli,
pizza parlor, ski/snowboard rentals, repair shop, ski shop, licensed child
care center, Swim & Racquet club, ski/snowboarding teaching area;
snowmobile tours, terrain parks, tubing.
Hwy 267 at Northstar Drive (6 miles between Truckee and No. Lake Tahoe),
Truckee, CA 96161
USA – 4000 acres
Overlooking the scenic beauty of Lake Tahoe,Squaw Valley USA
offers the most skiable acres in Lake Tahoe. The resort spans six Sierra
peaks, with 4,000 acres of open-bowl terrain promising something for everyone.
Abundant California sunshine is complemented by an average annual snowpack
of 450 inches. Skiers and non-skiers alike enjoy the full mountain experience.
At the mountaintop paradise, High Camp, el. 8,200' - featuring ice skating,
hot tubbing, plenty of dining options and a family snow-tubing area.
4,000 acres-25% Beginner; 45% Intermediate; 30% Advanced; 6,200' Base
Elevation; 9,050' Summit; 2,850' Vertical Drop: Longest
Run is 3 miles.
1 cable car, 1 Funitel, 3 express six-pacs, 4 highspeed quads, 1 fixed
quad, 8 triples, 8 doubles, 4 surface, 1 pulse lift.
Ski, snowboard and telemark instruction; specialty women's and advanced
clinics, beginner packages. Private guiding/lessons. Children's World-Junior
Mountain 7-12, Snow School 4-6, Toddler Care 2-3.
Over 30 restaurants & bars, year-round recreation complex, luxurious
Fron North Shore/ South Shore/ Reno: 530-581-7181 and across Lake Tahoe
aboard the Tahoe Queen: 530-541-3364.
1960 Squaw Valley Rd., PO Box 2007, Olympic Valley, CA 96146
– 1500 acres
classic alpine resort known for its deep snow and rich history, Sugar
Bowl was home to the first chairlift in California and the first gondola
in the nation. To complement Sugar Bowl's memorable style and famous customer
service, recently a number of major improvements have been added, including
4 new express quads and a 20,000 sq. foot day lodge. This season Sugar
Bowl added the new Mt. Lincoln Express Quad accessing some of the resort's
best terrain. Also, Sugar Bowl is adding indoor seating for an additional
200 people at the Mt. Judah Day Lodge and further expanding their snowmaking
system to cover 25% of the mountain. Visit Sugar Bowl and discover the
magical mountain that enchanted Walt Disney.
1,500 acres; 17% Beginner; 43% Intermediate; 40% Advanced/Expert
4 express quads; 3 fixed grip quads, 3 doubles, 1 surface lift, 1 gondola.
Summit: 8,383'; Base: 6,883'.
Drop: 1,500'; Longest Run: 3 miles.
School: Personalized and group instructions offered daily for
all levels of skiing and snowboarding. Full day children's programs and
Historic lodging, fine dining, 3 cafeterias, espresso bar, 3 bars and
2 on-site Sugar Bowl Ski & Sport shops with rentals.
Shuttle: Complimentary hourly shuttle from Truckee.
10 miles west of Truckee, and 45 miles west of Reno on I-80, at the Norden
exit. PO Box 5, Norden, CA 95724