Skiing in Lake Tahoe - Lake Tahoe Snowboarding

Lake Tahoe Skiing, Lake Tahoe Snowboarding, Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts

Tahoe's Best Ski and Snowboard Resort and Information Guide!


Diamond Peak Ski Resort

Over 30 runs, open glades, tree skiing, six lifts, and a terrain park, and views, views and more views...

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Ski and Ride, Ride and Ski....

Browse This Comprehensive Guide to Lake Tahoe Snowboarding and Lake Tahoe Skiing!

Designed to help make your Tahoe Ski Vacation the best it can be, our Tahoe's Best Ski and Snowboard Guide features complete reviews of all North and South Lake Tahoe California and Nevada Tahoe ski resorts and ski areas. Alpine or Nordic, skiing or snowboarding, beginner or expert, groomers or powder, you'll find it here! You'll also find information on lift tickets, special programs for the kids, hours of operation, trail maps, equipment rentals, lesson details, snowboarding information, lodging information, ski conditions and more... 

Tahoe's Best Ski and Snowboard Guide will once again bring you the latest ski reports and weather for all Lake Tahoe. Track your favorite resorts and let the conditions dictate your choice. Enjoy your time on the slopes and always ski and board safely. 

Skiing and snowboarding in Lake Tahoe is world class!  There's simply no other way to put it.  Whether you ski or snowboard in Tahoe, or are one of the many that are now doing both, your options are limited only by your time!  Coming from out of town and need ski accommodations in Lake Tahoe?  Check out our Hotels, Resorts and Lodging or Vacation Rental sections for ski accommodations, lodging and ski vacation & package options. 

Homewood Ski Resort

homewood is Tahoe's best kept Secret...

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Lake Tahoe Ski Resort List - 2015/16 Opening Dates

Check Opening and Closing Dates for Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts!

Below are the Lake Tahoe ski resort opening/closing dates for your reference. Conditions can change quickly so please be sure to call ahead early in the season. Click here for Lake Tahoe weather updates and here for your daily Lake Tahoe ski report. Happy trails.

Heavenly Ski Resort

South Lake Tahoe's Premier Ski Resort!

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Ski Lake Tahoe - Lake Tahoe Skiing and Snowboarding, Ski Resorts and more ....

Always pray for snow! How do you describe skiing in Lake Tahoe?  Let’s start with breathtaking views, spectacular mountains, miles & miles of winding slopes, skiers, snowboarders, trams, gondolas, quads, chairs, terrain parks, moguls, food, drink, fun, sun, and over 400 inches of snow each year.  Green, blue, or black diamond.  Steep & deep or mild & groomed.  Ski or ride, ride or ski, or both in the same day!  Epic, sunny ski days and memories to last a life time – all at a place known simply as “The Lake” as in Lake Tahoe where the entire skiing and riding experience has gone to a new level.


Where to ride and ski in Tahoe?  Well, it’s simple… and not so simple given there are over 18 world-class ski resorts in Lake Tahoe to choose from!  On the Tahoe's South Shore the most popular ski resorts are Heavenly (large) and Kirkwood (the local’s favorite).  Homewood is the choice on the West Shore and on the North Shore, the popular resorts are Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows (always lots of snow and now joined with Squaw), Sugar Bowl (closest major Tahoe ski area to Sacramento and the Bay Area), Diamond Peak (great views & groomers), Boreal (small and open for night skiing and riding), and Northstar (popular with families).


Season Passes can be purchased and if you ski or ride more than 5-6 days per year, they’re a steal not to mention an awesome deal.  Check Tahoe's best live and up-to-date Tahoe ski reports here where you'll find ski and snow conditions reported each morning directly from each resort.  For a list of Lake Tahoe ski resorts and a ski resort map see the bottom of this page.  Look above for ski resort opening and closing dates.  If you are driving to Lake Tahoe, check our extensive weather page which includes forcasts, radar maps, road conditions and live highway webcams.  See you on the slopes!

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Tahoe's Best Travel Info
Truckee / Donner

Ski Royal Gorge Cross Country Tahoe

Address: 9411 Hilside Dr Soda Springs, CA 95728
Truckee / Donner

Soda Springs Winter Resort Is A Place For Kids

Address: 10244 Soda Springs Road Soda Springs,  95728
North & West Shore (CA)

Great Value For Family Fun In The Snow

Address: 725 Granlibakken Road Tahoe City, CA 96145
Truckee / Donner

Learn How to Ski at Tahoe Donner Ski Resort! 

Address: 12790 Northwoods Boulevard Truckee, CA 96161
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

The Ultimate Cross Country Skiing Awaits You At Spooner Lake.

Address: 3709 Highway 28 Glenbrook, NV 89413
North & West Shore (CA)

Tahoe XC Ski Area, The Place Where Families & Pets Can All Play In The Snow!

Address: 925 Country Club Drive  Tahoe City, CA 96145
North & West Shore (CA)

Rent Skis With Ease Unmatched Anywhere Else!

Address: 12219 Business Park Drive, Suite 6 & 7 Truckee, CA 96161
North & West Shore (CA)
Porter's has 3 locations throughout the Lake Tahoe area where you can pick up and drop off your rentals!

Address: 100 North Lake Blvd. Tahoe City, CA 96145
Truckee / Donner

Come to Sugar Bowl Resort for the best skiing and boarding on one of the snowiest mountains in Tahoe

Address: 629 Sugar Bowl Road Norden, CA 95724

Check out the full list of Tahoe ski resorts below and view where each is on the map. Most resorts offer both skiing and snowboarding with miles of slopes and plenty of terrain parks. Whether you want family friendly ski resorts or monster downhill runs, Tahoe has it all. Once you've figured out which ski resort in Tahoe you want to hit up, check out some of the lodging in the area and find the best deals on Lake Tahoe hotels.

Lake Tahoe Ski Resort Map - Locate your favorite ski resort on the map below
Map Resorts Sugar Bowl Squaw Valley Hotels Alpine Meadows Homewood Mountain Ski Resort Heavenly Mt. Rose Northstar Sierra at Tahoe North Lake Tahoe Hotels Diamond
Tahoe Snow




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Alpine Meadows Ski Resort North Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Boreal Ski Resort Donner Summit Snow Report
Diamond Peak Ski Resort North Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Donner Ski Ranch Donner Summit Snow Report
Granlibakken North Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Heavenly Ski Resort South Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Homewood Ski Resort West Shore Snow Report
Kirkwood Ski Resort South Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Mt. Rose Ski Resort North Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Northstar Ski Resort Truckee Snow Report
Royal Gorge Donner Summit Snow Report
Sierra at Tahoe South Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Soda Springs Ski Resort Donner Summit Snow Report
Squaw Valley Ski Resort North Lake Tahoe Snow Report
Sugar Bowl Ski Resort Donner Summit Snow Report
Tahoe Donner Truckee Snow Report