Skiing & Snowboarding at North Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts
Home to the top ski and snowboarding resorts in North America, Lake Tahoe invites you to explore a winter sport paradise. Each ski area and mountain resort delivers a distinctive Lake Tahoe experience, offering skiers and snowboarders diverse terrain, from leisurely bowls to heart pounding steeps, from powder fields to outrageous superpipes and terrain parks.
Lake Tahoe Snowmobiling Tours.
Experience the rush of crisp winter air on your face as you zoom over freshly groomed trails on your snowmobile. Enjoy scenic tours on groomed and untracked powder that winds you through miles and miles of trails in the Lake Tahoe Region. Scenic views and exhilarating rides await!
Tour companies to contact include
- Lake Tahoe Snowmobiling Tours - 530.546.4280 - www.laketahoesnowmobilingtours.com
- Coldstream Adventures - 530.582.9090 - www.coldstreamadventures.com [Top]
Squaw Valley Ski & Snowboard Package.
Located on the slopes of world famous Squaw Valley USA, Squaw Valley Lodge is a charming ski-in/ski-out resort offering Ski & Snowboard Packages that include two nights lodging in spacious Deluxe Studio suites and either one or two days of skiing and snowboarding at Squaw Valley USA. Custom Packages are available.
Squaw Valley Ski & Snowboard Package* Includes
*This package was for the 2009-2010 Winter Season. Please check back for 2010-2011 Winter Season packages.[Top]
- Two Nights in a Spacious Deluxe Studio Suite for Two
- Two 2-Day Lift Tickets to Squaw Valley USA
- Two Day Package for two people starting at: $718 Midweek/$858 Weekends
- Ski and Snowboard Rentals May be Added to Packages
- Granite Chief Club Members Receive a Discount Card for the Restaurants and Shops in Squaw Valley
Lake Tahoe Ski & Snowboarding Resorts
Squaw Valley USA.Host of the 1960 Winter Olympics, Squaw Valley lures visitors to its 4,000 skiable acres and six Sierra peaks of open bowl terrain. Combine the incredible terrain with two Superpipes, three terrain parks, mountain restaurants, shopping, sightseeing and ski events and Squaw is paradise.
Squaw Valley Night Skiing & Snowboarding.Squaw Valley offers Lake Tahoe's most extensive and exciting night terrain, including the 3.2 mile Mountain Run, and the Riviera Superpipe, under the light of a special floodlight system that allows for superior contrast and easier vision on the snow.
Alpine Meadows.A local's favorite recognized for its widely diverse terrain and deep snowfall, Alpine Meadows offers 2,400 acres for everything from top to bottom groomers and wide-open powder bowls to chutes to hike and tree runs. A very short drive from Squaw Valley Lodge.
Heavenly Valley.Heavenly Valley is a 4,800 acre skiers and snowboarders paradise. Heavenly offers magnificent terrain, high-altitude snow tubing, Nordic skiing, snowshoeing and awesome views of Lake Tahoe and the Tahoe Basin.
Kirkwood.Combine 2,300 acres of truly skiable terrain with some of the nation’s deepest snow and you‘ll understand Kirkwood. The resort boasts cross country skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, ice skating, bars and restaurants.
Northstar at Tahoe.Northstar boasts 3,000 skiable acres and a variety of restaurants and activities. Offering particular appeal to families, the ski resort features award-winning children programs, a superpipe, snowshoeing and excellent cross country skiing.
Mt. Rose.Mt. Rose offers Lake Tahoe’s closest skiing to Reno/Tahoe International Airport. Tahoe’s highest base, Mt. Rose ensures excellent snow conditions. Mt. Rose terrain includes the exciting chutes between the east and west bowls, known as "Chutes.”
Homewood Resort.The resort appears unassuming at the base lodge but secrets lie beyond. With more than 1,260 acres of terrain, Homewood offers the perfect union of unparalleled Lake Tahoe views and varied ski terrain, with open groomed boulevards, gladed runs, pristine powder and steep chutes.
Sugar Bowl.Home to the first chairlift in California and the first gondola in the country, Sugar Bowl is the grand dame of Tahoe resorts. Known for its rich history and deep powder plus 1,500 acres of challenging terrain. The four picturesque mountain peaks are serviced by thirteen lifts [Top]
Lake Tahoe Cross Country Skiing
Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area.Located in the Highlands 2.5 miles east of Tahoe City, on the North Shore of beautiful Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Cross Country offers 65 kilometers of groomed trail and spectacular lake views for some of the finest cross country skiing on the lake. Snowshoeing is also popular with a 3.5 km snowshoe only trail.
Royal Gorge.Located in Soda Springs, CA, Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort is the largest cross country ski resort in North America, with 90 great trails and 330 km of tracks that offer you an extensive network over thousands of acres of snow-clad wilderness in the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains. Superbly situated a short drive from the Squaw Valley Lodge, Royal Gorge is a favorite of cross country skiers.
Squaw Valley Nordic Center.The Squaw Valley Nordic Center is located at the trailhead of the Cross Country Ski & Snowshoe trails at the Resort at Squaw Creek. The Nordic Center offers 400 acres of groomed trails that wind through the stunning Squaw Valley meadow and surrounding hillside. The trails are perfect for beginners and first timers, as well as more intermediate and advanced skiers and snowshoers. The trails are 70% beginner, 20% intermediate, and 10% advanced.
Tahoe Donner Cross Country.Tahoe Donner boasts one of the nation's premier cross country centers. With a wide variety of terrain, Tahoe Donner Cross Country Center is the place for XC adventurers. Ski 46 scenic trails covering 120 kilometers of beginner, intermediate and advanced terrain. The one-way trail system is carefully marked, signed and machine groomed with two sets of side-by-side trails. [Top]