Category Archives: Skiing

Heavenly Mountain closing April 22

A ski season that started in November ends Sunday (April 22) for Heavenly Mountain ski resort. [caption id="attachment_8073" align="alignright" width="300"] Heavenly Mountain ski resort in Lake Tahoe will be closing for the season April 22.[/caption] The famed ski resort in South Lake Tahoe will be offering skiing and snowboarding Sunday...
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Andy Wirth retires as Squaw Valley CEO

Following eight years at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Andy Wirth has announced plans to retire and step down from the position of President & COO of Squaw Valley Ski Holdings. “It is after careful consideration and reflection that I have made this decision,” Wirth said. “My retirement will allow me to not only spend more time...
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Mt Rose ski resort offering spring skiing deals

If skiing or snowboarding is still on your personal agenda, Mt. Rose ski resort has some spring skiing deals as the season winds down for Lake Tahoe ski resorts. One of three Lake Tahoe ski resorts still open, Mt. Rose ski resort is offering savings on lift tickets for as much as $46 per day, if...
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Squaw Valley receives 8 inches of new snow

One day after eight Lake Tahoe ski resorts closed for the 2017-18 season, skiers and snowboarders were enjoying a powder day after 8 inches of fresh snow dropped on Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows. [caption id="attachment_8055" align="alignright" width="300"] It was another powder day at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, which received...
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Sierra-at-Tahoe holding Customer Appreciation Day

For season passholders at Sierra-at-Tahoe ski resort, an extra day to enjoy the snow has been set aside. Sierra-at-Tahoe will hold Customer Appreciation Day on Monday, April 16. This event is dedicated to loyal Sierra customers, and gives skiers and snowboarders a last chance to enjoy sunshine in the snow before switching gears to summer. For...
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Northstar California ski resort closing today

Northstar California opened in November and today (April 15) will be offering skiing and snowboarding for the final time this season. Northstar California and seven other Lake Tahoe ski resorts will be closing Sunday in what was an up-and-down 2017-18 ski season. [caption id="attachment_8047" align="alignright" width="237"] Northstar California and...
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Sugar Bowl ski resort adds Power Alliance for passholders

Sugar Bowl ski resort is Lake Tahoe is adding more value for is season passholders with access to the Power Alliance for the 2018-19 season. Starting next winter, Sugar Bowl Unrestricted season passholders for skiing and snowboarding will have access to the Powder Alliance, giving them three days at each participating resort where midweek tickets...
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Eight Lake Tahoe ski resorts closing this weekend

One ski resort has already shut down for the season and eight more Lake Tahoe ski resorts will close this weekend. Despite some fresh snow this week, Kirkwood Mountain will not reopen after being the first Lake Tahoe ski resort to close – April 8. Kirkwood will have plenty of company late Sunday afternoon (April 15) when...
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Tahoe Donner will host Lake Tahoe premiere of ‘Return to Paradise’

Tahoe Donner will host the Lake Tahoe premiere of 'Return to Paradise – A Skier’s Journey' on Wednesday April 11. This inspirational film documents former champion freestyle skier Mike Vowels and his return to skiing 28 years after a paralyzing ski accident in 1985. [caption id="attachment_7999" align="alignright" width="300"] Mike Vowels returned to...
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Heavenly, Homewood extend ski season

Thanks to the snowiest month of the season, both Heavenly Mountain and Homewood Mountain announced Tuesday that they would be extending their season by one week. [caption id="attachment_7991" align="alignright" width="300"] Homewood Mountain ski resort has received 331 inches of snow this season, much of it coming in March.[/caption] With more...
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