Category Archives: Skiing

Cody Townsend wins annual Squaw Valley Cushing Crossing

A sun-drenched day and a large gathering of energetic fans and competitors were the perfect recipe for a festive 27th annual Cushing Crossing at Squaw Valley ski resort on Sunday. [caption id="attachment_6983" align="alignright" width="300"] There were 50 competitors at this year's Cushing Crossing at Squaw Valley ski resort in...
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Cushing Crossing today at Squaw Valley ski resort

One of the most iconic Lake Tahoe ski traditions takes place Sunday – the Cushing Crossing at Squaw Valley ski resort. [caption id="attachment_6978" align="alignright" width="300"] The highly entertaining Cushing Crossing takes place this afternoon at Squaw Valley ski resort in Lake Tahoe.[/caption] The 27th annual Cushing Crossing takes place at...
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Mt. Rose ski resort closing Memorial Day

Mt. Rose ski resort near Lake Tahoe is offering one final weekend of skiing and snowboarding before closing for the season on Memorial Day. Located on Mount Rose Highway in Nevada, Mt. Rose is encouraging skiers and riders to not wear pants this holiday weekend – ski pants that is! [caption id="attachment_6965" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Tahoe’s Donner Ski Ranch remains open this weekend

A sizable crowd last weekend of skiers and snowboarders, combined with good snow conditions, has convinced Donner Ski Ranch to remain open. Donner Ski Ranch, located off Interstate 80 at the Norden exit, along historic Highway 40 near Lake Tahoe, had originally announced plans to close last Sunday. However, this week they decided to keep...
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Latest closing ever for KT-22 lift at Squaw Valley

One of Lake Tahoe’s most notable chair lifts – KT-22 at Squaw Valley – will celebrate its latest closing in resort history. On Saturday (May 20), Squaw Valley ski resort is planning to keep the KT-22 chairlift open until 7 p.m. to celebrate the iconic lift’s latest closing in history. [caption id="attachment_6949" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Final day of skiing at Alpine Meadows, Donner Ski Ranch

Sunday is the final day of skiing at snowboarding at Alpine Meadows and Donner Ski Ranch. In honor of Mother’s Day, Donner Ski Ranch is offering free skiing and riding to moms of all ages on its final day of the season. [caption id="attachment_6943" align="alignright" width="300"] Alpine Meadows has...
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Mother’s Day promotion: Moms ski free at Donner Ski Ranch

Looking for something to do on Mother’s Day? How about skiing at Donner Ski Ranch, where moms of all ages ski free on the final day of the season. This will be the final weekend of skiing and snowboarding at Donner Ski Ranch near Lake Tahoe, which closes Sunday, May 14. [caption id="attachment_6934" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

Final weekend of skiing at Donner Ski Ranch

This will be the final weekend of skiing and snowboarding at Donner Ski Ranch near Lake Tahoe, which closes Sunday, May 14. While Tahoe’s other smaller, family-friendly ski resorts have all shut down for the 2016-17 season, iconic Donner Ski Ranch remains open, one of four Lake Tahoe ski resorts that’s still running its lifts. [caption...
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Sugar Bowl gets 7 more inches of snow for final day of ski season

One final snowfall greeted skiers and snowboarders Sunday morning at Sugar Bowl ski resort. [caption id="attachment_6919" align="alignright" width="300"] The only U.S. ski resort with more snow than Sugar Bowl  (795 inches) this season is Mt. Baker in Washington state, which has 808 inches.[/caption] It seemed appropriate that the Lake Tahoe...
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Sugar Bowl ski resort closing Sunday

A long ski season ends Sunday (May 7) for Sugar Bowl ski resort. [caption id="attachment_6904" align="alignright" width="300"] Sugar Bowl received 309 inches of snow in January and has recorded 788 inches overall. There were numerous powder days for skiers and snowboarders throughout the season.[/caption] It was both a long and...
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