Category Archives: Skiing

Julia Mancuso trades in skis for NBC microphone

Julia Mancuso of Squaw Valley will trade in her skis for an NBC microphone at this year’s Olympics. One of the most decorated skiers to call Squaw Valley her home, the 33-year-old Mancuso retired Friday. She departs an 18-year career as the most successful female American skier at major championships, with nine medals spread between Olympics...
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Snow arrives at Lake Tahoe ski resorts

A much-awaited snow storm hit Lake Tahoe Thursday night and continued into the early morning hours, dropping up to 11 inches on Lake Tahoe ski resorts. Mt. Rose and Northstar California were the largest benefactors of the storm, getting 11 inches at their peak. Seven of Lake Tahoe’s 14 ski resorts recorded 9 or more inches...
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How much snow will drop on Lake Tahoe ski resorts?

How much snow will drop on Lake Tahoe ski resorts? Will the storms descending on Lake Tahoe ski resorts this week dump a sizable amount of much-needed snow? The possibility certainly exists, especially at higher elevations. But we’re talking about winter weather in the Sierra, which many times has an unpredictable outcome. [caption id="attachment_7667" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Snoop Dogg at Bear Mountain ski resort’s 75th birthday

Snoop Dogg will help Bear Mountain ski resort celebrate its 75th birthday Saturday, Jan. 20. [caption id="attachment_7659" align="alignright" width="208"] Snoop Dogg will DJ an afternoon set at Bear Mountain's 75th birthday party that is free for spectators.[/caption] Bear Mountain is celebrating its  birthday this weekend and Snoop Dogg...
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Sierra-at-Tahoe will honor snowboarder Natasha Sagucka

The memory of snowboarder Natasha “Tash” Sagucka will live in infamy at Sierra-at-Tahoe ski resort. [caption id="attachment_7652" align="alignright" width="300"] Sierra-at-Tahoe will honor Natasha Natasha, a victim to Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia who passed away in early November 2017.[/caption] Sierra-at-Tahoe has dedicated an event in loving memory of the local snowboarder...
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Lake Tahoe’s Wise, Bowman qualify for Olympics

Lake Tahoe products David Wise and Maddie Bowman will be returning to the Winter Olympics. The pair won their first Olympic ski halfpipe gold medals in Sochi at the 2014 Winter Olympics. On Friday, they became the first U.S. halfpipe skiers to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. [caption id="attachment_7643" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Will snow storms arrive next week at Lake Tahoe ski resorts?

While the weather is ideal this holiday weekend, a change in the weather next week could finally deliver the type of snow storms that Lake Tahoe ski resorts have been hoping for since ski season began. [caption id="attachment_7592" align="alignright" width="300"] The weather is sunny with nice temperatures this holiday...
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Ideal weather for holiday weekend at Lake Tahoe ski resorts

There will probably be no new snow during the holiday weekend at Lake Tahoe ski resorts. But expect some very nice weather. Dry conditions and above average temperatures are forecasted through the Martin Luther King holiday weekend for skiing and snowboarding as high pressure builds into northeast California and western Nevada. [caption id="attachment_7633" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Lake Tahoe awaits Tuesday snow storm

There was a surprising amount of snow Saturday morning at several Lake Tahoe ski resorts. And there’s more good news for skiers and snowboarders – Lake Tahoe awaits a Tuesday snow storm. According to Snow Forecaster Bryan Allegretto, before the storm moves out of the Lake Tahoe region Tuesday evening it could result in 3-18...
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