Come Ski Lake Tahoe
People from all over the world come to take a winter vacation and ski Lake Tahoe. The area around the vacation resort of Lake Tahoe gets more than 400 inches of snow every year making it one of the most popular winter vacation destinations.
Lake Tahoe is the place to ski with 14 downhill resorts and 10 cross country areas there's a place to ski for everyone. The scenery is beautiful, the slopes are available at all levels, and resorts are plentiful, making Lake Tahoe the perfect place for your ski vacation.
A number of world-class ski resorts call Lake Tahoe home. Heavenly Ski Resort has the highest elevation at Lake Tahoe and boasts over 4,500 acres of patrolled ski areas in California and Nevada. It is one of the largest ski resorts in the Nation. Close by Heavenly is Squaw Valley. This resort is for beginners and experts alike. The open bowl skiing at this resort is untraditional and lots of fun.
Alpine Meadows is on the north side of lake Tahoe and it attracts many skiers counting it as their little secret. Alpine Meadows is famous for the earliest and longest snow season. There is great bowl skiing for experts and an area by the base lodge for first-timers. For a more quiet place, Kirkwood features some of the best snow at Lake Tahoe.
If it's cross country skiing you're after, the Lake Tahoe ski resort area provides endless miles of groomed skiing trails with thrilling descents, challenging climbs and open runs and incredible views of Lake Tahoe.
Tahoe Cross Country ski area has more than 60 kilometers of ski trails among a beautiful landscape, with expert lessons and rentals for all ages. Cross-country skiing at Spooner Lake in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, provides Scandinavian style log cabins and trails winding over 9,000 acres. Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort is the largest groomed tract system in North America with more than 3,000 kilometers of trails.
All the ski resorts around Lake Tahoe offer various discount packages for longer stays and professional downhill, cross-country and snowboarding lessons. Tickets for your daily skiing adventures begin at $20 for the smallest ski resorts and cross-country ski centers and go up from there. Throughout the season the Tahoe area hosts various events like ski races, clinics and parties that bring world class skiers, partiers, and families just like you.
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