Category Archives: Tahoe Ski Resorts

Homewood Mountain Resort adds Silverton Mountain

Being a season passholder at Homewood Mountain Resort in Lake Tahoe will have more value to skiers and snowboarders for the 2017-18 ski season. For the first time, Homewood Mountain and its sister resort – Red Lodge Mountain in Montana – have partnered with Silverton Mountain in Colorado to offer reciprocal season passholder benefits during the 2017-18 winter season. [caption id="attachment_7093"...
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Squaw Valley ski season finally ends

The longest season in Squaw Valley history ended Saturday. Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows announced today that the Lake Tahoe ski resort is officially closed after offering skiing and riding for a record 200 days during the 2016-17 season. [caption id="attachment_7063" align="alignright" width="300"] Extreme snow storms had Squaw Valley employees...
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Lake Tahoe ski resorts record 8 of Top-10 snow totals in North America

How good was the 2017 ski season in Lake Tahoe? Eight of the top-10 snow totals at North American ski resorts were recorded at Lake Tahoe area ski resorts. [caption id="attachment_7057" align="alignright" width="300"] Mt. Rose ski resort near Lake Tahoe had the third highest snow total (768 inches) in...
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On Lake Tahoe’s Fourth of July menu: Skiing at Squaw Valley

A rare item on the menu this Fourth of July weekend in Lake Tahoe: Skiing. Yes, that’s right Squaw Valley is open today until Tuesday for both skiing and snowboarding. The usual snow attire is different when you are skiing in July. Expect to see people in swim suits, shorts and nothing heavier than a light...
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Squaw Valley extends hours for Fourth of July skiing

Anticipating more skiers and snowboarders visiting for the Fourth of July holiday, Squaw Valley ski resort has extended its hours from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. [caption id="attachment_7026" align="alignright" width="300"] Part of the fun skiing this time of year at Squaw Valley is skiing for several hours and then...
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Tahoe Star Tours returns this summer to Northstar California.

Watching the stars has become a summer tradition at Northstar California ski resort in Lake Tahoe. Tahoe Star Tours will be offered Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings from June 15 through September 2, running from 8:15 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Events on Thursday and Saturday evening will be hosted at the Dark Skies Cosmoarium at Northstar...
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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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Heavenly ski resort closing today

If one final run down famed Gunbarrel is the goal, do it now. The mogul-infested run won’t be available tomorrow because Sunday (April 30) is the final day of the ski season at Heavenly Mountain ski resort in Lake Tahoe. [caption id="attachment_6865" align="alignright" width="300"] The famed Gunbarrel run is...
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Four Lake Tahoe ski resorts still open

While much of the country’s ski resorts have closed for the season, four Lake Tahoe ski resorts remain open. [caption id="attachment_6860" align="alignright" width="300"] Heavenly Mountain is one of four Lake Tahoe ski resorts still open. The popular south shore ski resort closes Sunday (April 30).[/caption] Heavenly Mountain, Sugar Bowl, Mt....
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Five more Lake Tahoe ski resorts closing today

Five more Lake Tahoe ski resorts will close Sunday (April 23). The five ski resorts – Soda Springs, Sierra-at-Tahoe, Diamond Peak, Northstar California, Boreal Mountain – went out in style with a nice bluebird day of skiing and riding. The closings come despite plenty of snow at the resorts, which is why three other Tahoe ski...
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