Tag Archives: Lake Tahoe ski resorts

Mt. Rose ski resort opening Oct. 19

This has become an annual occurrence. Mt. Rose will once again be the first Lake Tahoe ski resort to open for the 2018-19 season, running its lifts for the first time Friday, Oct. 19. Thanks to continued investments that have expanded the resort’s snowmaking system, Mt. Rose will offer access to three beginner ski trails...
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What’s new at Diamond Peak ski resort

What’s new at Diamond Peak ski resort in Lake Tahoe? The resort recently announced some new features for the 2018-19 ski season. [caption id="attachment_8363" align="alignright" width="300"] Diamond Peak is an intimate, family-friendly resort that has gorgeous views of nearby Lake Tahoe.[/caption] Located in Incline Village, Nevada, the family-friendly ski resort offers...
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Ron Cohen named President, COO at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows

Veteran ski resort official Ron Cohen has been named the new President and Chief Operating Officer of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows. Cohen has served as the interim President & Chief Operating Officer at the famed Lake Tahoe ski resort since April 2018. He moved into the permanent position following the Aug. 15 announcement by Alterra Mountain Company...
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Snowboarder Jamie Anderson will appear on Dancing with the Stars

It’s a proven fact that Jamie Anderson is a fabulous snowboarder. But can she dance? To get that answer, fans of the Lake Tahoe Olympic gold-medal winning snowboarder can find out tonight (April 30) by tuning into Dancing with the Stars. The show airs at 8 p.m. PST on ABC. [caption id="attachment_8085" align="alignright" width="300"] Read more

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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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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8 Lake Tahoe ski resorts surpass 300-inch snow totals

Frequent snow storms throughout March has pushed eight Lake Tahoe ski resorts above the 300-inch mark for season snow totals. With “Miracle March” coming to a close this Saturday, season snow totals continue to climb, resulting in multiple powder days for skiers and snowboarders. [caption id="attachment_7946" align="alignright" width="300"] A skier at...
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Closing dates for Lake Tahoe ski resorts

Although considerable snow has fallen throughout March, many Lake Tahoe ski resorts will still be shutting down by mid-April, pulling down the curtain on their 2017-18 season. Kirkwood Mountain will be the first Lake Tahoe ski resort to close, its final day scheduled for Sunday, April 8. An additional six Lake Tahoe ski resorts, including Northstar...
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‘Miracle March’ for Lake Tahoe ski resorts

More snow is in the forecast this week for Lake Tahoe ski resorts. But regardless how much snow falls, it’s already been a “Miracle March” for the popular ski resort area. [caption id="attachment_7941" align="alignright" width="225"] The Village at Squaw Valley was covered in snow last Wednesday morning. The mountain...
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