Lake Tahoe is known for all types of outdoor activities from spending time on Lake Tahoe in the summer months to spending days on the range of ski resorts in the winter. Within the United States there are few places that are ideal as the Tahoe area for a ski getaway.
With seven major ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area it is easy to find the options overwhelming. However, whether you are a seasoned skier or trying snowboarding for the first time, this selection of mountains is able to offer something for everyone.
Alpine Meadows Ski Resort offers 14 lifts and over 100 trails that ensures you are going to have a busy day. If you spend the day at Alpine Meadows you should be able to easily find plenty of trails to fit any skill level, including a wide variety of options for kids as well as tubing and more options beyond the simple ski lift options.
Address: 2600 Alpine Meadows Road, Tahoe City, CA 96145
Phone: (800) 441-4423
Squaw Valley is another favorite option, featuring 33 lifts and over 170 various runs, making it the largest network of ski lifts in America. Squaw Valley has also really focused on the off-the-trail options with it’s village of restaurants, art galleries and more at the base of the mountain for a plentiful range of options once you have exhausted yourself on massive mountain.
Address: 1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Phone: (800) 403-0206
For more information on ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area check out Ski Lake Tahoe.