Lake Tahoe Ski Vacations

The Lake Tahoe ski area is an all-encompassing winter paradise. Tahoe offers a wide range of outdoor sports, such as downhill and cross country skiing, and snowmobiling. Families can also enjoy kid friendly activities! Lake Tahoe ski facilities are world renowned with many new and renovated amenities. Choose from steep vertical drops or winding trails, because our ski area offers something for all abilities. Even if you don't enjoy skiing, you won't be able to pass up our magnificent views of snow-flocked pines, Sierra peaks, and gorgeous Lake Tahoe!


Plan your Lake Tahoe ski vacation


All Lake Tahoe ski resorts offer friendly, personalized service, breathtaking views and miles of perfectly groomed runs. Tahoe's alpine ski resorts offer private and group lessons, specialty clinics, groomed trails, children's programs, season passes and rental packages.


Alpine Meadows has 2,000 acres of challenging ski terrain with over one hundred trails and offers snowmaking equipment on eleven of thirteen lifts. The summit elevation is 8,637 feet with a vertical drop of 1,800 feet. Alpine Meadows has a rental and repair shop, day lodge with large sun deck, bar, restaurant, cocktail lounge, cafeteria, on-mountain snack bars, sport shop and more. In addition, to instructions for adults and children, they offer a school for people with mental and physical disabilities.


Squaw Valley USA spans six Sierra peaks with 4,000 acres of open-bowl terrain promising something for everyone. Abundant California sunshine is complemented by an average annual snow pack of 450 inches. At the mountaintop paradise, High Camp - elevation 8,200 feet, there is ice skating, plenty of dining options and a family snow-tubing area.


Sugar Bowl is a classic alpine resort known for its deep snow and rich history. Sugar Bowl was home to the first chairlift in California and the first gondola in the nation. To complement Sugar Bowl's memorable style and famous customer service, they have recently made a number of major improvements including four new express quads and a 20,000 square foot day lodge.


Northstar is a top-rated family destination resort with activities and conveniences suitable for families of all ages. It has 2,420 acres of downhill terrain while cross-country skiing enthusiasts can explore 50 kilometers of challenging trails. They also offer slope side accommodations, a central village, restaurants and shops, snowshoeing, tubing, snowmobiling and licensed childcare.


Other great alpine ski resorts in the area include Diamond Peak with 665 acres, Homewood Mountain Resort with 1,260 acres and Mount Rose with 1,000 acres.


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It's easy to plan the perfect vacation with our variety of lodging choices. You can browse by location or style. No matter the duration of your stay, find the perfect resort hotel, vacation home, bed and breakfast, condo, quaint cabin or cozy room. You have the choice to stay on the shoreline or the slopes, in town or in the country, or in Carnelian BayCrystal BayDonner Summit, Incline VillageKings BeachTahoe CityTahoe VistaTruckee and West Shore. You can find just what you are looking for with just a few clicks of your mouse.


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