http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blogs/rss en Three Ways to Enjoy Fall at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/three-ways-enjoy-fall-lake-tahoe <p>There are many obvious reasons to love fall. The nip in the air that has me rediscovering my love of fleece (and promises winter isn&rsquo;t that far off), brilliant autumn colors, pumpkin in pretty much everything I eat, and knowing that Opening Day is not that far off. But there are other reasons to celebrate fall at Lake Tahoe.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="960" height="540" title="Oktoberfest at Squaw Valley" alt="Oktoberfest at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/media_oktoberfest.jpg?1410819295" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/three-ways-enjoy-fall-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events skilaketahoe Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:15:17 +0000 Manager 51542 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Your spectator's guide to the 2014 Ironman Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/your-spectators-guide-2014-ironman-lake-tahoe <p>Lake Tahoe is not only a remarkable setting for a world-class competition.&nbsp;&nbsp;It's also considered one of the toughest Ironman courses, so watching 2,500 of the strongest athletes from around the globe compete in the iconic 2nd annual IRONMAN Lake Tahoe will be exciting on so many levels.</p> <p>Below are some tips to help you get the most out of being a spectator at this year&rsquo;s event.</p> <p><strong>WHEN:</strong> September 21, 2014</p> <p><strong>DISTANCES:</strong> 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="525" height="364" title="Ironman cyclist Squaw Valley" alt="Ironman cyclist Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/header_ironman-jersey_0.jpg?1410366525" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/your-spectators-guide-2014-ironman-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events skilaketahoe Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:29:20 +0000 Manager 51534 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Epicures Unite at the 29th Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/epicures-unite-29th-lake-tahoe-autumn-food-wine-festival <p>Top chefs from around the region head to the high Sierra for the Lake Tahoe Autumn Food &amp; Wine Festival, Sept. 5 &ndash; 7. The 29th annual installment of this classic Tahoe event includes three days of culinary competition, demonstrations, tastings, art exhibitions and more, in and around The Village at Northstar.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="856" height="1280" title="Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine festival" alt="Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine festival" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/AFoodandWIne.jpg?1409074465" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/epicures-unite-29th-lake-tahoe-autumn-food-wine-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events festival skilaketahoe Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:34:56 +0000 Manager 51527 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Eat, Play and Celebrate: Labor Day at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/eat-play-and-celebrate-labor-day-lake-tahoe <p>Labor Day may signify the end of summer for many, but for winter diehards, it&rsquo;s one more noteworthy milestone toward our favorite time of year. Intead of mourning the changing season, I&rsquo;m eagerly storing away the white clothes and looking forward to the start of the ski season.</p> <p>I&rsquo;m not alone. Savvy snowboarders and skiers know that Labor Day at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts is one great celebration, including tent sales, a slew of fun events and even a few races.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="834" height="583" title="Lake Tahoe Labor Day tent sale" alt="Lake Tahoe Labor Day tent sale" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20Labor%20Day%20Tent%20Sale.jpg?1408725563" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/eat-play-and-celebrate-labor-day-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events labor day summer skilaketahoe Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:42:55 +0000 Manager 51525 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Pumps on Pedals: Northstar’s Women’s Mountain Bike Event http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mountain-biking/pumps-pedals-northstar%E2%80%99s-women%E2%80%99s-mountain-bike-event <p>Mountain biking is my favorite way to pass the time until the snow falls. Despite the many miles on my cross-country bike, I&rsquo;ve never been on a downhill bike, nor have I ridden at <a href="http://www.northstarcalifornia.com/info/summer/biking.asp" target="_blank">Northstar California&rsquo;s mountain bike park</a>. I left that to my boyfriend and his group of friends, adrenaline loving guys who had learned to repress their self-preservation instincts and fear of heights, big rocks, and potential injury.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1037" height="691" title="Women mountain biking at Northstar California" alt="Women mountain biking at Northstar California" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MTB-Women-06.27.14_-17.jpg?1407783885" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mountain-biking/pumps-pedals-northstar%E2%80%99s-women%E2%80%99s-mountain-bike-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> mountain biking Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort summer skilaketahoe Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:06:55 +0000 Manager 51491 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Twice the foodie fun at Homewood Mountain Resort http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/twice-foodie-fun-homewood-mountain-resort <p>Lake Tahoe is a stunning backdrop for so many recreational activities. But it&rsquo;s also the perfect setting for a great meal. This weekend Homewood will be home to two unforgettable food events.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="485" title="Homewood Farm to Peak Dinner" alt="Homewood Farm to Peak Dinner" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Homewood%20Farm%20to%20Peak%20Dinner.jpg?1407425764" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/twice-foodie-fun-homewood-mountain-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events summer skilaketahoe Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:36:25 +0000 Manager 51442 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Twist, Lift and Downward Dog Across North Lake Tahoe This Summer http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/twist-lift-and-downward-dog-across-north-lake-tahoe-summer <p>North Lake Tahoe is the perfect spot to use your body&rsquo;s strength and endurance to exercise some sporting fun this summer.</p> <p>Aerial silks, one of the newer human-powered sports in the region, now has a new home in North Tahoe &mdash; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.tahoeflowartsstudio.com/">Tahoe Flow Arts Studio</a> in Tahoe Vista. Think Cirque du Soleil-style yoga, acrobatics, and dance all complied into an awesome and creative workout. The heights are exhilarating, the silks are strong and graceful, and the core workout is unparalleled.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="914" height="605" title="Aerial yoga on the beach in North Lake Tahoe" alt="Aerial yoga on the beach in North Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/HPS%20Chris%20Gregor%20and%20Justen%20Selfsmall.jpg?1406567556" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/twist-lift-and-downward-dog-across-north-lake-tahoe-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events summer skilaketahoe Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:13:03 +0000 Manager 51280 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Summer Dining at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/dining/summer-dining-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>Summer at Lake Tahoe isn&rsquo;t just about the recreation. It&rsquo;s also about refueling and relaxing. Whether you prefer to start the day with a hearty breakfast, or treat yourself to a refreshing beverage and snack after a hike, the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts give you plenty of options.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="666" title="Diners outside at Heavenly&#039;s Tamarack Lodge" alt="Diners outside at Heavenly&#039;s Tamarack Lodge" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/VailResorts_HVY589_Jack_Affleck_HighRes.jpg?1406141696" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/dining/summer-dining-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dining summer skilaketahoe Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:55:22 +0000 Manager 51231 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Livin’ in A Golfer’s Paradise: 50 Golf Courses within an Hour’s Drive http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/golf/livin%E2%80%99-golfer%E2%80%99s-paradise-50-golf-courses-within-hour%E2%80%99s-drive <p>North Lake Tahoe is one of the most majestic and diverse golf destinations on the planet, and is home to 50 golf courses within one hour&rsquo;s drive.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="748" title="Golf in North Lake Tahoe" alt="Golf in North Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/golf.jpg?1405556003" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/golf/livin%E2%80%99-golfer%E2%80%99s-paradise-50-golf-courses-within-hour%E2%80%99s-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> golf summer skilaketahoe Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:13:58 +0000 Manager 51156 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Top Five Celebrity Golf Highlights http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/celebrity-golf/top-five-celebrity-golf-highlights <p><em>With more than eighty sports and entertainment stars, a fun atmosphere, and breathtaking scenery, the 25th American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in South Lake Tahoe is not to be missed! </em></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="405" height="304" title="Golfer throwing football to spectators at American Century Championship" alt="Golfer throwing football to spectators at American Century Championship" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Golfer%20with%20Football%20-%20First%20Tracks%20Productions_0.jpg?1405363477" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/celebrity-golf/top-five-celebrity-golf-highlights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> celebrity golf Events summer skilaketahoe Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:45 +0000 Manager 51117 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mountain Biking at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mountain-biking/mountain-biking-lake-tahoe <p>There is nothing quite like the feel of floating downhill. I first found this bliss skiing, and used to spend my off-seasons dreaming of the time when I&rsquo;d be back on snow.</p> <p>Until I started mountain biking.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1296" height="968" title="Woman mountain biking Flume Tahoe" alt="Woman mountain biking Flume Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Flume%20rider%20-%20Jenn%20G.jpg?1404926688" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mountain-biking/mountain-biking-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> mountain biking skilaketahoe summer skilaketahoe Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:26:09 +0000 Manager 51063 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Top summer photo locations at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/top-summer-photo-locations-lake-tahoe <p>So, you&rsquo;re headed to Lake Tahoe for a summer break. Knowing the best places to capture the moment can be challenging, since this place is so. darn. scenic. We&rsquo;re here to help. Check out some photo op recommendations from the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts below, along with a few of my favorite spots.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="720" height="540" title="Heavenly Observation Deck Summer" alt="Heavenly Observation Deck Summer" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/heavenly-observation-deck.jpg?1404244720" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/top-summer-photo-locations-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> hiking photos skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:02:31 +0000 Manager 50970 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Fourth of July activities heat up in North Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/fourth-july-activities-heat-north-lake-tahoe <p><a href="http://www.gotahoenorth.com/">North Lake Tahoe</a> visitors and residents alike are constantly on the hunt for those picture-perfect panoramic views of the lake that often land our mountain paradise in national print and online lists of vacation-worthy spots. Hunting for these locations reaches an all time high pre-Independence Day.</p> <p>Here&rsquo;s a breakdown - the elite group of beaches, pools, patios, and decks that are sure to leave anyone breathless whether soaking up the fourth of July sun or viewing an award-winning fireworks show.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="747" title="Fireworks over Tahoe North | Talbot" alt="Fireworks over Tahoe North | Talbot" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Fourth%20of%20July.%20PC%20Talbot.jpg?1404245213" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/fourth-july-activities-heat-north-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events north lake tahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:07:24 +0000 Manager 50971 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Kids Adventure Summer Camps at Sugar Bowl Resort http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/kids-adventure-summer-camps-sugar-bowl-resort <p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]-->&ldquo;Summer on the Summit&rdquo; returns to Sugar Bowl, offering two different week-long sessions of <a href="http://www.sugarbowl.com/kids-summer-camps">kids adventure summer camps</a> with 5 distinct programs tailor-fit for ages 4-15, this July 21st through August 1st. The little ones (age 4-6) will enjoy the &ldquo;Explore Nature&rdquo; sessions, complete with entry-level hiking and rock climbing, supervised water play, arts &amp; crafts, storytelling, games and yoga.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="3240" height="4320" title="kid rock climbing at Sugar Bowl summer camp" alt="kid rock climbing at Sugar Bowl summer camp" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/DSC00389Sugar%20Bowl.JPG?1403712358" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/kids-adventure-summer-camps-sugar-bowl-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events sugar bowl skilaketahoe Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:06:26 +0000 Manager 50888 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com The Ski Lake Tahoe Six-Pack is back for 2014/15 http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/ski-lake-tahoe-six-pack-back-201415 <p>Some might say that it&rsquo;s too soon to start thinking about next winter.</p> <p>Disagree? You&rsquo;re a person after our own hearts.</p> <p>If you&rsquo;re already counting down the days until the snow flies, you&rsquo;ll be happy to hear that the <a href="/lake-tahoe-six-pack-ticket-2014-15-season"><strong>Ski Lake Tahoe Six-Pack is back for 2014/15</strong></a>. <strong>Tahoe&rsquo;s best lift ticket</strong> deal includes six days of skiing or snowboarding at seven world class Lake Tahoe resorts for only $359 &ndash; <strong>under $60 a day</strong>. </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="250" title="2014-15 Ski Lake Tahoe Six-Pack Tickets" alt="2014-15 Ski Lake Tahoe Six-Pack Tickets" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/2014-15%20Six%20Pack%20Ad2.jpg?1403542980" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/ski-lake-tahoe-six-pack-back-201415" target="_blank">read more</a></p> deals lift tickets Six-Pack skilaketahoe Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:04:05 +0000 Manager 50850 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Summer events inspire awe in North Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-events-inspire-awe-north-lake-tahoe <p>As temperatures of the air and lake warm, there are many North Lake Tahoe events to suit the needs of all. North Lake Tahoe businesses and organizations will host dozens of multi-day events from the mountains to the shores of the lake.</p> <p>Calendared events include deck openings and parties. New this year, visitors and locals will be given passports in which they collect stamps at each business they visit. Filled passports can be turned in for prizes.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1229" height="819" title="Paddleboarding at Tahoe North" alt="Paddleboarding at Tahoe North" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/_MG_0116fx1229x819.jpg?1403136234" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-events-inspire-awe-north-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events skilaketahoe Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:04:41 +0000 Manager 50803 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Summer Events at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-events-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts <p>Summertime at Lake Tahoe means much more than long days and bright California sunshine. It&rsquo;s a time to play outside on the lake, on the trails or on the links. It&rsquo;s also an ideal time to sample some of the varied events happening at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="515" height="364" title="Wanderlust Yoga at Squaw Valley" alt="Wanderlust Yoga at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/header_wanderlust_0.jpg?1402950373" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-events-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events skilaketahoe Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:26:52 +0000 Manager 50771 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Kick off summer at Heavenly http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/kick-summer-heavenly <p>With back-to-back days of warm weather, summer is officially here at Lake Tahoe. And here at Heavenly, we are more excited than ever to kick off Summer 2014. Over the last few years, we&rsquo;ve been hard at work planning and developing new ways to explore the mountain. This <strong>Friday, June 13</strong>, come check it out for yourself!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="667" title="Zipline at Heavenly" alt="Zipline at Heavenly" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Summer-Zipline-Composite---Rachid-Danhoun%20Heavenly_0.jpg?1402422364" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/kick-summer-heavenly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events Heavenly Ski Resort summer skilaketahoe Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:46:41 +0000 Manager 50704 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com The Summer Happenings at North Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-happenings-north-lake-tahoe <p>North Lake Tahoe resorts never fail to deliver intriguing summer festivities and Summer 2014 is certainly no exception.</p> <p>Here is just a peek at the plethora of good times to be had on North Shore this summer.</p> <p><strong>Catch a fish eat a fish</strong><br /> The <a href="http://laketahoe.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html">Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort</a> put a liquid touch on the popular farm-to-table trend. Guests can book a fishing charter on the lake and immediately enjoy their day&rsquo;s catch prepared at the award-winning Lone Eagle Grille.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1229" height="819" title="Sunset over Lake Tahoe" alt="Sunset over Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/_MG_05531229x819.jpg?1402007697" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/summer-happenings-north-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events Events north lake tahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:36:16 +0000 Manager 50650 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 7 Top Hikes at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/7-top-hikes-lake-tahoe <p>It&rsquo;s normal to assume that the ski resorts shut down once the winter is over. That&rsquo;s not the case at Lake Tahoe. Northstar, Squaw Valley, Heavenly and Kirkwood turn into summer playgrounds, as trails once buried under the snow surface, providing ample opportunities for exploration and adventure.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1277" height="850" title="Hiking at Squaw Valley | Matt Palmer" alt="Hiking at Squaw Valley | Matt Palmer" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Hiking1_Matt-PalmerSMALL.jpg?1401906384" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/7-top-hikes-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> hiking skilaketahoe summer skilaketahoe Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:32:09 +0000 Manager 50632 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 2013/14 Lake Tahoe winter wrap-up http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/201314-lake-tahoe-winter-wrap <p>Sad to admit it, but the winter season over.&nbsp; It's time to store the skis and snowboards, reflect on the season, and start counting down to next winter. &nbsp;</p> <p>What were your favorite moments of the 2013/14 season? Typically any day on the slopes equals a terrific day in my book, but below are five moments that stand out. Did I miss yours? Let me know in the comments.</p> <p><strong>1. Opening Day </strong></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="813" height="542" title="Northstar California powder skiing" alt="Northstar California powder skiing" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20Conditions%20and%20SkiSchool-03.27.14_-11sm.jpg?1398707540" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/201314-lake-tahoe-winter-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 12 May 2014 15:56:38 +0000 Manager 50158 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 2013/14 Lake Tahoe ski resort closing dates http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/closing-dates/201314-lake-tahoe-ski-resort-closing-dates <p>For many, spring brings relief after a cold, long, winter. For others, it&rsquo;s a bittersweet time, signaling the eventual end of ski season. The sad news for snow addicts is that the first of the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts close in just a few short weeks. It&rsquo;s ironic, as skiing and riding is terrific right now, thanks to last week&rsquo;s dose of winter!</p> <p>That said, if you&rsquo;ve not yet made <a href="/deals/vacation-packages">ski and snowboard vacation plans</a> to Lake Tahoe, you still have time (though don&rsquo;t delay!).</p> <p>Hope to see you out there!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="720" height="720" title="Sunset over Lake Tahoe" alt="Sunset over Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Lake%20Tahoe%20sunset.jpg?1396972922" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/closing-dates/201314-lake-tahoe-ski-resort-closing-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> closing dates skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:04:04 +0000 Manager 49753 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Five Feet of New Snow in a Week – No Joke! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow/five-feet-new-snow-week-%E2%80%93-no-joke <p>It&rsquo;s true. March came in like a lion, and left like a lion, leaving five feet of fresh snow at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts. This latest round of powerful Pacific storms has resulted in the deepest powder conditions of the season. There is plenty of skiing and snowboarding still ahead as the majority of the resorts plan to remain open through Easter weekend, with some even aiming to remain open into the month of May (conditions permitting).</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="960" height="640" title="Squaw Valley powder day - Photo by Jeff Engerbretson" alt="Squaw Valley powder day - Photo by Jeff Engerbretson" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20-%20Jeff%20Engerbretson.jpg?1396552838" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow/five-feet-new-snow-week-%E2%80%93-no-joke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> snow Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:22:08 +0000 Manager 49633 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com March snowstorms dump nearly 4 feet of snow http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/march-snowstorms-dump-nearly-4-feet-snow <p>Old Man Winter decided to pay Lake Tahoe a visit last week, bringing with him <strong>nearly four feet of new snow</strong>! As a result, conditions at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are currently awesome. The good news is that he&rsquo;s sticking around. <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ072&amp;warncounty=CAC017&amp;firewxzone=CAZ272&amp;local_place1=&amp;product1=Winter+Weather+Advisory#.Uzmhv1euq9V"><strong>More snow is in the forecast tonight</strong></a>, which means we&rsquo;ll be starting off April with a powder day (or two). No joke!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="3600" height="2400" title="Heavenly powder March 30.2014" alt="Heavenly powder March 30.2014" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20big%20snow%20march%2030.2014.jpg?1396285459" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/march-snowstorms-dump-nearly-4-feet-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe snow skilaketahoe Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:09:59 +0000 Manager 49525 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 6 reasons to plan a Lake Tahoe Spring Ski/Snowboard Vacation http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/6-reasons-plan-lake-tahoe-spring-skisnowboard-vacation <p>Sure, it&rsquo;s natural to associate a ski vacation with winter. I love snowstorms, cold toes and hot chocolate by a fire pit as much as the next person, but if you&rsquo;ve never been to Lake Tahoe for some spring skiing and riding, you&rsquo;re missing out. Trust me on this one. To help you out, I&rsquo;ve compiled a few reasons why you need to put Tahoe on your radar this spring.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="372" height="248" title="spring riding at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="spring riding at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Siani%20KAyla%20mt-rose-skiing-42_0.jpg?1395081908" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/6-reasons-plan-lake-tahoe-spring-skisnowboard-vacation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe spring skilaketahoe Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:46:29 +0000 Manager 49099 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sugar Bowl’s Silver Belt Banzai has Deep Roots in Ski Racing http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/sugar-bowl%E2%80%99s-silver-belt-banzai-has-deep-roots-ski-racing <p>Back In the pre-FIS days of ski racing, before regulations, sanctions and rules, there were three preeminent events in all of Ski Country: Aspen held the Roch Cup , Sun Valley ran the Harriman Cup, and Sugar Bowl featured the famed Silver Belt. All three showcased the best talent from around the world, and bragging rights (and post-parties) were huge. While many of these events have fallen by the wayside, Sugar Bowl&rsquo;s Silver Belt was revived in 2008, with a modern twist, and lives on as Tahoe&rsquo;s largest freeskiing &amp; riding event.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="529" height="347" title="Rahlves Banzai at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort" alt="Rahlves Banzai at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Banzai%20Sugar%20Bowl.jpg?1394817257" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/sugar-bowl%E2%80%99s-silver-belt-banzai-has-deep-roots-ski-racing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events sugar bowl skilaketahoe Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:15:13 +0000 Manager 49040 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local – TahoeLab http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-%E2%80%93-tahoelab <p>Entrepreneurs and mountain towns are not as oxymoronic as you might think.&nbsp; Maybe it's the scenery or something in the water, but there are a number of burgeoning businesses in the basin.&nbsp; We were intrigued by one such new company, <a href="http://tahoelab.com/index.html">Tahoelab</a>, created by local riders Abe Greenspan and Lee Collins. We were curious what brought them here, and what prompted them to start a snowboard and splitboard company.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="960" title="Tahoe lab - Dave Clock Photography" alt="Tahoe lab - Dave Clock Photography" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/tahoelab.jpg?1394130063" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-%E2%80%93-tahoelab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:29:47 +0000 Manager 48839 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Snow update – 45 inches and counting http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/powder/snow-update-%E2%80%93-45-inches-and-counting <p>It&rsquo;s been a great start to March here, as snow storms dumped 20-45 inches (nearly 4 feet!) of new snow at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts. If you missed the powder this weekend, don&rsquo;t fret, as more is in this week&rsquo;s forecast. Check out some of our favorite photos and tweets below.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="960" title="Powder skiier at Squaw Valley Feb 2014" alt="Powder skiier at Squaw Valley Feb 2014" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20photo%202.28.14.jpg?1393870647" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/powder/snow-update-%E2%80%93-45-inches-and-counting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> powder skiing snow Snow Conditions snowboarding skilaketahoe Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:21:05 +0000 Manager 48772 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Powder Days Are Here Again - 2014 Style http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/miracle-march/powder-days-are-here-again-2014-style <p>Winter ain&rsquo;t over yet! Tahoe skiers and snowboarders woke to a winter wonderland this morning, with the ski resorts reporting <strong>6-16 inches of new snow in the past 24 hours</strong>, and it's still snowing! This is the first of three storms forecast to hit the Sierra through the weekend. &nbsp;Can you say powder turns?</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="720" height="960" title="Snowy lift ride at Alpine Meadows | Feb 27, 2014" alt="Snowy lift ride at Alpine Meadows | Feb 27, 2014" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Alpine%20Meadows%20snow%202.27.14.jpg?1393525834" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/miracle-march/powder-days-are-here-again-2014-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> miracle march snow Snow Conditions winter skilaketahoe Thu, 27 Feb 2014 18:31:13 +0000 Manager 48612 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Behind the scenes with the Homewood terrain park crew http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/behind-scenes-homewood-terrain-park-crew <p>It's every shredder's dream to spend a season building features, welding your own rails and driving Pisten Bully snowcats&hellip;</p> <p>Not to mention the 12-14 hour grind shifts that allow for plenty of spare time. Relying on Mother Nature to bring snow to Tahoe at the right time is never an issue, so everything always goes according to plan&hellip;</p> <p>The Marketing Department always has a never ending list of tasks that they want done, so you&rsquo;re never bored. And on top of that, the long days and strenuous physical labor makes for a great workout plan.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="667" title="Homewood Rail Jam Snowboarder" alt="Homewood Rail Jam Snowboarder" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/TerrainParkBlog_RailJam.jpg?1393439310" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/behind-scenes-homewood-terrain-park-crew" target="_blank">read more</a></p> homewood snowboarding terrain park skilaketahoe Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:29:15 +0000 Manager 48585 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New Events at Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/new-events-sierra-tahoe-resort <p>Winter has returned! The mountains are cloaked in a fresh blanket of white snow, we have 100% of our terrain open, terrain parks are popping up left and right, and songbirds are singing. Can it get any better? The answer is YES! <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1224" height="1632" title="Groomed ski run at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Groomed ski run at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SlantedCordatSierra.jpg?1392836651" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/new-events-sierra-tahoe-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events live music Sierra at Tahoe sierra-at-tahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:04:49 +0000 Manager 48370 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local: Amy McCormick http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-amy-mccormick-k2-ski-alliance-member-and-ski-instructor <p>Skiing and snowboarding are often seen as sports dominated by men. So we're pleased to interview a woman in this edition of our <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blogs/search?blogsearch=ask+a+local">Ask A Local blog series</a>. Amy McCormick is a long-time local whose passion for skiing is clearly evidenced in her career.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="200" height="200" title="Amy McCormick skiing steep terrain at Kirkwood" alt="Amy McCormick skiing steep terrain at Kirkwood" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Amy%203.jpg?1392829672" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-amy-mccormick-k2-ski-alliance-member-and-ski-instructor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:07:28 +0000 Manager 48362 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe Off Slope Activities http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/lake-tahoe-slope-activities <p>We <strong>love</strong> skiing and snowboarding. It&rsquo;s pretty much our reason for being. That said, we know that variety is the spice of life, and that&rsquo;s a big reason why the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts boast plenty of options that don&rsquo;t require a lift ticket or uncomfortable boots.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="515" height="364" title="Young girl tubing at Squaw Valley" alt="Young girl tubing at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/header_tubing_4.jpg?1392412920" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/lake-tahoe-slope-activities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Après Ski ice skating lake tahoe activities snowshoe tubing xc skiing skilaketahoe Fri, 14 Feb 2014 21:26:43 +0000 Manager 48195 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Family friendly fun at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/family-friendly-fun-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>With President&rsquo;s weekend and school winter breaks just around the corner, it should come as no surprise that the Lake Tahoe ski resorts are gearing up with family friendly events and activities designed to ensure your winter getaway turns into an unforgettable family ski and snowboard vacation. Kids of all ages can find their bliss here, be it snowboarding, tubing, ice skating or even snowmobiling!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="250" height="179" title="Burton Riglet Park at Sierra" alt="Burton Riglet Park at Sierra" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sierra%20star%20wards.gif?1392317845" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/family-friendly-fun-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events families family fun skilaketahoe Thu, 13 Feb 2014 23:00:52 +0000 Manager 48161 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/celebrate-valentine%E2%80%99s-day-lake-tahoe <p>What could be more romantic than spending a holiday weekend with your sweetie here at Lake Tahoe? The spectacular backdrop of the lake coupled with the new snow the ski resorts received last weekend makes it a perfectly picturesque retreat to celebrate Valentine&rsquo;s Day. And the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are getting into the spirit with a variety of unique ways to celebrate.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="995" height="637" title="Homewood wedding kiss Tahoe" alt="Homewood wedding kiss Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Homewood_OnSnowWedding_ViewKiss.jpg?1392254670" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/celebrate-valentine%E2%80%99s-day-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events romance valentines day skilaketahoe Thu, 13 Feb 2014 01:25:42 +0000 Manager 48139 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Huge Snowstorm for Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/big-snow/snowstorms-deliver-8-feet-snow-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>Snow has arrived at Lake Tahoe &ndash; big time! Over the last week, a series of storms dumped <strong>3-8 feet of snow</strong> on the ski resorts.</p> <p>This is great news on so many levels.</p> <p>First &ndash; powder day!</p> <p>Second &ndash; can you say <a href="/weather/snow-conditions">winter snow conditions</a>?</p> <p>Third &ndash; many ski resorts have been able to open more terrain, which means more choice for you.</p> <p>If you&rsquo;ve missed the excitement, check out the videos and images below.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="2400" height="3601" title="Powder skier at Heavenly 2.10.14" alt="Powder skier at Heavenly 2.10.14" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20powder%20photo%202.10.14.jpg?1392092098" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/big-snow/snowstorms-deliver-8-feet-snow-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> big snow Snow Conditions snowstorms winter skilaketahoe Tue, 11 Feb 2014 04:16:23 +0000 Manager 48071 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com #TeamSquaw has Arrived in Sochi! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/teamsquaw-has-arrived-sochi <p>#TeamSquaw has arrived in Sochi! The Winter Games are just 1 DAY away and we are getting ready to cheer on our athletes Julia Mancuso, Marco Sullivan, Travis Ganong and Nate Holland! To celebrate, we're hosting <a href="http://squaw.com/winter-games-celebration">Winter Games Viewing Parties</a> at <a href="http://squaw.com/winter-games-celebration">Rocker@Squaw</a>. Each night we'll give away raffle prizes &amp; the best dressed fan will also have a chance to win prizes like GoPro's and accessories, Oakley gear, Clif Bars and knitting kits!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="770" height="364" title="TeamSquaw athlete names" alt="TeamSquaw athlete names" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/BlogHeader_teamSquaw.jpg?1391647080" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/teamsquaw-has-arrived-sochi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> athletes olympics Sochi Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Thu, 06 Feb 2014 23:38:39 +0000 Manager 47872 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local – Wayne Wong http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-%E2%80%93-wayne-wong-professional-skier-and-philanthropist <p>Back before there was freeskiing, slopestyle or the terrain park, there was freestyle (aka &lsquo;hot dog&rsquo;) skiing. <strong>Wayne Wong</strong> is a name synonymous with this sport (he&rsquo;s known as one of the Fathers of Freestyle Skiing), and who happens to call the Lake Tahoe area home. Suffice to say we were excited to talk with him in this edition of our <a href="/blogs/search?blogsearch=ask+a+local"><strong>Ask a Local Series.</strong></a></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="979" height="829" title="Wayne Wong headshot" alt="Wayne Wong headshot" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/WAYNE%20HEAD%20SHOT.jpg?1391466163" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-%E2%80%93-wayne-wong-professional-skier-and-philanthropist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local Athletes skilaketahoe Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:22:55 +0000 Manager 47794 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe Exhibit - Reno-Tahoe International Airport http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/photography/lake-tahoe-exhibit-reno-tahoe-international-airport <p>Winter at Lake Tahoe is truly special. Whether it&rsquo;s the spectacular scenic beauty of North America&rsquo;s largest alpine lake, the incredible skiing and snowboarding terrain, the perfect blend of big snowfall and West Coast sunshine, or the community of world-class athletes and individuals that live in the area, it provides wide-ranging opportunities and inspiration for those that call it home.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="733" title="Winter inspired exhibit at Reno-Tahoe International Airport" alt="Winter inspired exhibit at Reno-Tahoe International Airport" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Winter%20inspiredc%20rop.jpg?1391621000" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/photography/lake-tahoe-exhibit-reno-tahoe-international-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> photography skilaketahoe winter skilaketahoe Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:25:47 +0000 Manager 47860 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New snow + Super Bowl = terrific weekend ahead http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/new-snow-super-bowl-terrific-weekend-ahead <p>Did you hear? The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts received <strong>6-29 inches of new snow</strong> (over TWO&nbsp;FEET!) in yesterday&rsquo;s storm, ensuring fantastic conditions for Super Bowl weekend. Some of the ski resorts are opening up new terrain as well, making this weekend one not to miss!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="599" height="419" title="Squaw Valley skier enjoying the new snow | January 30, 2014" alt="Squaw Valley skier enjoying the new snow | January 30, 2014" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20Valley%20powder%20skier%201.30.14.jpg?1391186870" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/new-snow-super-bowl-terrific-weekend-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events snow Snow Conditions super bowl skilaketahoe Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:49:25 +0000 Manager 47564 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Carve Tahoe returns to Northstar http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/carve-tahoe-returns-northstar <p>Carve Tahoe returns to Northstar California this week as the best teams in the world compete for days on end to create incredibly impressive snow sculptures that will last for less than 48 hours before melting back into water. They come from around the world &ndash; Japan, The Netherlands, Mongolia, Germany, Finland, The Czech Republic, Canada, Wisconsin, and right here in Tahoe. They work day and night with saws, shovels and specialty tools on 20-ton blocks of compacted snow that start out looking like oversized sugar cubes and finish as masterpieces.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="2048" height="1365" title="Carve Tahoe at Northstar" alt="Carve Tahoe at Northstar" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/carve-tahoe.jpg?1390841599" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/carve-tahoe-returns-northstar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort skilaketahoe Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:54:04 +0000 Manager 47436 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Girls Getaway http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/winter-girls-getaway <p>Planning a winter getaway with the girls? Here are three steps to having a great vacation in South Lake Tahoe!</p> <p><strong>Step One: Pick your mountain(s)</strong><br /> With three resorts within easy distance from South Lake Tahoe, <a href="http://tahoesouth.com/">Tahoe South</a> is the perfect basecamp for your girls&rsquo; getaway. Why not try all three?</p> <p><a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com">Sierra at Tahoe</a>: Laid-back vibe, fun terrain for all skill levels, and small enough you&rsquo;re never too far from your friends &ndash; or a glass of wine.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="405" height="268" title="Shejumps girls ski day | lauren lindley photography" alt="Shejumps girls ski day | lauren lindley photography" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/shejumps4-lauren-lindley.jpg?1390597031" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/winter-girls-getaway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Après Ski tahoe south skilaketahoe Mon, 27 Jan 2014 08:42:29 +0000 Manager 47339 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Congrats to Team Riders http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/congrats-team-riders-jamie-anderson-maddie-bowman-and-hannah-teter-see-you-russia <p>Break out the vodka and Borsch, Jamie Anderson, Maddie Bowman, and Hannah Teter are going to Russia. Congrats to our three team riders for earning a spot in the winter games to be held in Russia.<br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="595" height="921" title="Sierra-at-Tahoe sending Athletes to Sochi" alt="Sierra-at-Tahoe sending Athletes to Sochi" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/OlympicPoster.jpg?1390424855" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/congrats-team-riders-jamie-anderson-maddie-bowman-and-hannah-teter-see-you-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> athletes olympics Sierra at Tahoe sierra-at-tahoe skilaketahoe Wed, 22 Jan 2014 21:08:18 +0000 Manager 47276 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ski Tahoe in January and Feel Like You Own the Place http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/ski-tahoe-january-and-feel-you-own-place <p>First off, let me say that you really can&rsquo;t go wrong with a Tahoe ski vacation any time of year.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1078" height="952" title="Homewood snowboarder groomer" alt="Homewood snowboarder groomer" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Homewood_Snowboarder_Groomersmall.jpg?1389141923" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/ski-tahoe-january-and-feel-you-own-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> homewood skilaketahoe Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:46:08 +0000 Manager 46826 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Learn to Ski & Snowboard http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/learn-ski-snowboard-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>To some the New Year means resolutions. To others it&rsquo;s a fresh slate, and a time to try new things. Lucky for those folks, January is <strong>Learn to Ski &amp; Snowboard month</strong>, and the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are celebrating with deals on group and private lessons, rentals and even lodging packages!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="267" title="Snowboard lesson at Alpine Meadows" alt="Snowboard lesson at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Alpine%20snowboard%20lesson.jpg?1389035766" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/learn-ski-snowboard-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> deals Events learn to ski and snowboard lessons skilaketahoe Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:46:39 +0000 Manager 46795 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Events and Deals Galore at Mt. Rose http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/events-and-deals-galore-mt-rose <p>Mt. Rose has a lot going on this month and it&rsquo;s the time to come and enjoy the slopes now that the holidays are over. Check out these upcoming events and amazing deals:</p> <p><strong>Saturday, Jan. 11: <a href="http://skirose.com/events/icalrepeat.detail/2014/01/11/22/-/rail-jam-jan-11">Rail Jam</a></strong> - A slopestyle contest open to skiers and riders of all ages in the Pondo Park on the main side. Free to enter with a lift ticket or season pass.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="378" height="336" title="Learning to ski at Mt. Rose" alt="Learning to ski at Mt. Rose" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Learning_Pic_c.jpg?1389112910" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/events-and-deals-galore-mt-rose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort skilaketahoe Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:42:07 +0000 Manager 46811 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ongoing Events at Northstar http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/ongoing-events-northstar <p>With the holidays winding down people are returning to the daily grind, but the fun never ends at Northstar! Every week (and nearly every day) there is something fun and new happening either on the mountain or in the Village, giving people every excuse to make it back up there as soon as possible. With the holiday crowds gone, the coming weeks might be the perfect time to take a midweek escape. Here are some of the many ongoing events happening at Northstar:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="691" height="234" title="Fun at Northstar&#039;s Ice Rink &amp; village" alt="Fun at Northstar&#039;s Ice Rink &amp; village" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20ice%20rink%20header.jpg?1388966494" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/ongoing-events-northstar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events ice skating Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort snowshoe winter skilaketahoe Mon, 06 Jan 2014 00:02:06 +0000 Manager 46785 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Making 2014 the Best Year Yet http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/making-2014-best-year-yet <p>This is the time of year when we start thinking about our resolutions, and what we want to do to make this the best year ever. Since we&rsquo;re all about snowsports, our list has a decidedly winter slant.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1142" height="1328" title="Snowy trees and sky" alt="Snowy trees and sky" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SLT%20snowy%20trees%20and%20sky.jpg?1388683929" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/making-2014-best-year-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:32:24 +0000 Manager 46679 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local: Keoki Flagg, Photographer http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-keoki-flagg-photographer <p>For the new year&rsquo;s edition of our Ask a Local series, we&rsquo;re pleased to introduce <a href="http://www.gallerykeoki.com/">Keoki Flagg</a>, an award winning, internationally published fine art photographer who calls Lake Tahoe home.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="800" height="564" title="Keoki Flagg, Tahoe photographer" alt="Keoki Flagg, Tahoe photographer" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Keoki%20flagg.jpg?1388533488" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-keoki-flagg-photographer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 31 Dec 2013 23:45:33 +0000 Manager 46652 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Holiday Celebrations at Northstar http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/holiday-celebrations-northstar <p>Holiday cheer fills the air in the Village at Northstar. Christmas music sets a playful tone as families skate the ice rink, take laps in a horse-drawn sleigh, admire the decorated tree and enjoy the California sunshine. It&rsquo;s not often we get the chance to come together to celebrate time with family and ring in a brand new year.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1428" height="951" title="New Years Eve at Northstar California" alt="New Years Eve at Northstar California" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20blog%20photo%201.jpg?1387847075" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/holiday-celebrations-northstar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events holiday Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort winter skilaketahoe Tue, 24 Dec 2013 01:05:19 +0000 Manager 46481 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Tis’ the Season! Come Shred Sierra-at-Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/christmas-vacation/tis%E2%80%99-season-come-shred-sierra-tahoe <p>The holidays are here and there is no better place to spend them then at <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/"><strong>Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</strong></a>! Sierra Resort has everything you need from last minute gifts, to an incredible line up of events. So, grab Uncle Eddie, leave your <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG7ykqlQtBA">sled wax</a> at home (looking at all your Clark Griswolds out there), and get up to Sierra-at-Tahoe!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1600" height="1067" title="Sierra slash snow" alt="Sierra slash snow" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SierraSlash.jpg?1387557772" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/christmas-vacation/tis%E2%80%99-season-come-shred-sierra-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> christmas vacation events holidays Sierra at Tahoe sierra-at-tahoe winter skilaketahoe Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:43:40 +0000 Manager 46394 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Tahoe’s Best On-Mountain Dining http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/dining/tahoe%E2%80%99s-best-mountain-dining <p>Half the fun of a day of snowboarding or skiing is being able to enjoy a break midday with a great meal. Sure, we&rsquo;ve had days where it&rsquo;s been all about the bell to bell turns, with a cold energy bar or a smushed PB&amp;J lunch on the chairlift. But there is something to be said for a leisurely lunch, especially after you&rsquo;ve earned your calories with a few hours of leg burning descents.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="801" title="Booyah&#039;s at Heavenly Mountain Resort" alt="Booyah&#039;s at Heavenly Mountain Resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/heavenly-booyahs-web.jpg?1387227482" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/dining/tahoe%E2%80%99s-best-mountain-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> dining on-mountain skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 16 Dec 2013 21:01:03 +0000 Manager 46315 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Holiday Events at the Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/holiday-events-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>We love this time of year. And not just because we&rsquo;re skiing and snowboarding again! We&rsquo;re huge holiday fans (seriously, who can get tired of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wassail ">wassail</a>?), and the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts put on their festive garb to host a slew of events this time of year that run the gamut from skiing in costume to carolers to parades to <a href="http://www.northstarcalifornia.com/info/calendar/calendarevent.ritz-chocolate-decadence.item.asp?cmpid=PARNS0023">Chocolate Decadence</a>. <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="526" height="350" title="Santa skiing at Alpine Meadows" alt="Santa skiing at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Santa%20at%20Alpine%20Meadows_0.jpg?1386949335" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/holiday-events-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events events holidays santa skilaketahoe Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:41:36 +0000 Manager 46162 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe Now Open From Top To Bottom! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/mt-rose-ski-tahoe-now-open-top-bottom <p><strong>Mt Rose is open top to bottom </strong>with a 16-24 inch snow base! Last week storms dropped <strong>14-16 inches of light fluffy powder snow</strong> and the consistent low temperatures at Lake Tahoe have allowed us to make a lot of snow. Be sure to follow <a href="https://twitter.com/groomingdave">Grooming/Snowmaking Manager Dave Hahl </a>on Twitter to get the latest on-the-snow dope.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="2411" height="1702" title="Happy skiers on Mt Rose-Ski Tahoe Six-Pack chair" alt="Happy skiers on Mt Rose-Ski Tahoe Six-Pack chair" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/6%20pack.jpg?1386711202" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/mt-rose-ski-tahoe-now-open-top-bottom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort skilaketahoe Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:35:11 +0000 Manager 46080 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com When Corduroy Calls: Tahoe’s Top Groomed Runs http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/best-runs/when-corduroy-calls-tahoe%E2%80%99s-top-groomed-runs <p>A groomed run is a thing of beauty. Who doesn&rsquo;t love looking down a slope of immaculate corduroy that appears to be just waiting for your edges to grab hold and carve turns? The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts boast fantastic grooming and provide a multitude of options for all ability levels.&nbsp; Below are some of our favorites.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="794" height="1143" title="Groomer with snowboarder | Chris Bartkowski" alt="Groomer with snowboarder | Chris Bartkowski" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SkiLakeTahoe-2013-2Small_0.jpg?1386615631" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/best-runs/when-corduroy-calls-tahoe%E2%80%99s-top-groomed-runs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> best runs groomers skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:01:38 +0000 Manager 46055 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local: Todd Offenbacher, Tahoe Adventure Film Festival http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-todd-offenbacher-tahoe-adventure-film-festival <p>For the latest in our <a target="_blank" href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blogs/search?blogsearch=ask+a+local">Ask A Local blog series</a> we spoke with long-time local personality <strong>Todd Offenbacher</strong>. Todd is the founder and director of the <a href="http://www.laketahoefilmfestival.com/"><strong>Tahoe Adventure Film Festival (TAFF)</strong></a>, a fun high-energy film festival designed to &ldquo;fuel your passion for action, and ignite your senses for adventure&rdquo;.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="280" height="186" title="Todd Offenbacher | Tahoe Adventure Film Festival" alt="Todd Offenbacher | Tahoe Adventure Film Festival" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/toddbio1.jpg?1386025660" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-todd-offenbacher-tahoe-adventure-film-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local skilaketahoe Mon, 02 Dec 2013 23:08:48 +0000 Manager 45835 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ski & Snowboard Season Begins at Mt. Rose http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/ski-snowboard-season-begins-mt-rose <p>Ski season is here! <strong>Mt. Rose &ndash; Ski Tahoe will open on Wednesday, Nov. 27th at 9:00 am</strong>! The recent change in weather has allowed our snowmaking crew to make snow around the clock. The Ponderosa lift will start spinning tomorrow and expansion up the Kit Carson Bowl and then to the top of the mountain will evolve as conditions permit throughout the week.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="968" height="648" title="Snowmaking at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="Snowmaking at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/DSC_0003%20Mt%20Rose.jpg?1385510418" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/ski-snowboard-season-begins-mt-rose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort opening day ski season winter Ski Lake Tahoe Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:02:45 +0000 Manager 45684 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Giving Thanks at Sugar Bowl http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/early-season/giving-thanks-sugar-bowl <p>One of my favorite traditions of the Thanksgiving holiday festivities is when everyone at the table takes a couple quick minutes to tell everyone else at the table what it is they&rsquo;re thankful for and why.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="800" height="600" title="New Snow at Sugar Bowl November 2013" alt="New Snow at Sugar Bowl November 2013" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Snow%20at%20Sugar%20Bowl%20November%202013.jpg?1385073523" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/early-season/giving-thanks-sugar-bowl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> early season snow Snow Conditions sugar bowl winter skilaketahoe Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:47:29 +0000 Manager 45543 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ski or Ride and Save at Sierra Resort! It Makes “Cents”! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/ski-or-ride-and-save-sierra-resort-it-makes-%E2%80%9Ccents%E2%80%9D <p>Temperatures are dropping, the first snowflakes have already fallen, and winter is on the way! With predictions of another amazing winter, <a href="http://mailto:http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> remains focused on giving our guest exactly what they want, endless powder, amazing tree skiing, nationally recognized terrain parks, and the best value in Tahoe.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="1500" title="Slide fun at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Slide fun at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SlideFun.jpg?1384903581" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/ski-or-ride-and-save-sierra-resort-it-makes-%E2%80%9Ccents%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">read more</a></p> deals learn to ski/ride lift tickets Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:27:34 +0000 Manager 45483 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Free ski and snowboard lessons at Homewood this season http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/freebies/free-ski-and-snowboard-lessons-homewood-season <p>At Homewood, we have a passion for teaching skiing and snowboarding.</p> <p>Whether it&rsquo;s the first-timer who&rsquo;s never strapped into a snowboard, the aspiring beginner who&rsquo;s just breaking into parallel turns on skis, or the experienced 60-something who&rsquo;s making the jump to new equipment and is looking to get the most out of it, our instructors simply love spreading the joy of skiing and riding to folks.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="360" height="240" title="Homewood free ski lesson" alt="Homewood free ski lesson" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/FreeLessons_RainbowRidgeGroupsmall.jpg?1384553808" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/freebies/free-ski-and-snowboard-lessons-homewood-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> freebies homewood ski lessons skilaketahoe Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:19:06 +0000 Manager 45391 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Best Places To Take a Photo at the Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/lake-tahoe/best-places-take-photo-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>We all know that half the fun of a winter vacation is taking photos to <strike>make your friends jealous</strike> share with your friends and family afterward, showcasing both your amazing skiing/riding skills as well as your vacation planning prowess. Lake Tahoe in the winter offers no shortage of backdrops for your photos, whether it&rsquo;s the impossibly blue lake, snow covered peaks, stunning vistas or a combination of the three.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="800" title="Lunch with a view at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Lunch with a view at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/360Grandview1.jpg?1384374456" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/lake-tahoe/best-places-take-photo-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> lake tahoe photo opps photos ski resorts skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Wed, 13 Nov 2013 20:26:49 +0000 Manager 45336 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local: Corey Rich, Photographer http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-corey-rich-photographer <p>Corey Rich is a Photographer, Director and DP at <a href="http://www.coreyrich.com/#!/index">Corey Rich Productions</a>, as well as co-owner and Vice President at <a href="http://www.auroraphotos.com/">Aurora Photos</a>, <a href="http://www.auroraphotos.com/">Novus Select</a> and <a href="http://www.tectonicmg.com/">Tectonic Media Group</a>. He is considered one of the most recognized visual storytellers of adventure sports and outdoor lifestyle.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1478" height="984" title="Corey Rich at Lake Tahoe" alt="Corey Rich at Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/201309091386crSMALL.jpg?1383320326" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-corey-rich-photographer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:39:36 +0000 Manager 45066 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Over a Foot of New Snow at Lake Tahoe! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/over-foot-new-snow-lake-tahoe <p>The Lake Tahoe ski resorts have received <strong>6-12+ inches of new snow</strong> overnight, with up to 6 inches at lake level. More snow showers are forecast today, and we hear there&rsquo;s a chance for more snow over the weekend. &nbsp;Can you say stoked? &nbsp;</p> <p>While some of us scrambled to find our snow shovels and car window scrapers, the ski resorts were ready, with many of them firing up their snowmaking systems for the season!</p> <p>If you missed the excitement this morning, below are some of our favorite tweets. Got one we missed? Let us know in the comments.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="600" title="Snow at Mt. Rose-SkiTahoe 10.28.13" alt="Snow at Mt. Rose-SkiTahoe 10.28.13" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Mt%20Rose%20snow.jpg?1382982193" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/over-foot-new-snow-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Mon, 28 Oct 2013 17:46:01 +0000 Manager 44974 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter is Coming: Checking in with Mt. Rose http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/winter-coming-checking-mt-rose <p>Temperatures have been dropping in Lake Tahoe and the squirrels and bears have been active! Mt. Rose already received its first snow Sep. 26th and another dusting on Oct. 9th, a sign of an early winter. But we need just a bit more to start making snow. Here's a note from our Head Groomer Dave Hahl: <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="467" height="242" title="October snow at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="October snow at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/oct%20news%20header.jpg?1382561020" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/winter-coming-checking-mt-rose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort skilaketahoe Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:45:37 +0000 Manager 44878 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com A Plaza, Lots of Parties, and Powder: Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort Preps for Winter http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/plaza-lots-parties-and-powder-sierra-tahoe-resort-preps-winter <p>Do you feel it? It&rsquo;s that time of year. The anticipation is building; trees continue to lose their leaves, weekends are filled with football, everyone has a pumpkin spice latte, and our personal favorite SNOW! <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="582" height="800" title="Sierra Resort daydreaming! Soon enough" alt="Sierra Resort daydreaming! Soon enough" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Pow8_Vettera.jpg?1382369560" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/plaza-lots-parties-and-powder-sierra-tahoe-resort-preps-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 21 Oct 2013 15:33:50 +0000 Manager 44836 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe Ski Resort Job Fairs http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/lake-tahoe-ski-resort-job-fairs <p>Admit it. You there, sitting gazing at the screen. We know you&rsquo;re thinking about winter and counting down to your next snowboard vacation. Why wait for vacation? Why not come work (and live) at Lake Tahoe, where you can enjoy the 400 inches of snow and 300 days of sunshine firsthand?</p> <p>You&rsquo;re in luck - the Lake Tahoe ski resorts are hiring for the 2013/14 season. Positions range from lift operations to food and beverage (and a lot more). Check out the links below for more information and to apply.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="794" height="1143" title="Groomer Skier | Photo Chris Bartolowski" alt="Groomer Skier | Photo Chris Bartolowski" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SkiLakeTahoe-2013-2Small.jpg?1381260557" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/lake-tahoe-ski-resort-job-fairs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events jobs skilaketahoe Tue, 08 Oct 2013 19:31:31 +0000 Manager 44607 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ask a Local: Bryan Allegretto http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-bryan-allegretto-tahoe-weather-forecaster <p>Today marks the first post in our new series, <strong>&ldquo;Ask a Local&rdquo;</strong>. There is no shortage of interesting folks who call Tahoe home, and we&rsquo;re curious what brought them here, why they stay, and where we&rsquo;re most likely to see them skiing and riding. With winter approaching, we figured we&rsquo;d things off with local weather forecaster <a href="http://opensnow.com/dailysnow/tahoe">Bryan Allegretto</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="234" height="247" title="Bryan Allegretto Open Snow Tahoe Weather Forecaster" alt="Bryan Allegretto Open Snow Tahoe Weather Forecaster" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Head-Shot-2012-LIVE.jpg?1380296944" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/ask-local/ask-local-bryan-allegretto-tahoe-weather-forecaster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ask a local Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:49:47 +0000 Manager 44400 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Elevate Your Squaw Experience This Summer http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/elevate-your-squaw-experience-summer <p>We are now in summer mode. Fully. And we couldn&rsquo;t be happier. Why? It certainly can be attributed to the sunny Tahoe days, but what we&rsquo;re really jazzed over are the new additions of activities and improvements in the Village at Squaw Valley. Let us break it down for you. And after, we hope you&rsquo;ll check out these new improvements for yourself.</p> <p><a target="_blank" href="http://www.squaw.com/the-village/lodging/lodging-amenities"><strong>$2.7 Million in Room &amp; Facility Upgrades</strong></a></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="267" title="Squaw Valley Wanderlust Yoga Studio" alt="Squaw Valley Wanderlust Yoga Studio" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20Wanderlust%20Yoga%20Studio.jpg?1372784759" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/elevate-your-squaw-experience-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events Squaw Valley USA summer skilaketahoe Tue, 02 Jul 2013 17:07:25 +0000 Manager 42873 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Hello Portland! New non-stop Alaska Air Service from Reno announced http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/air-service/hello-portland-new-non-stop-alaska-air-service-reno-announced <p>Dear Portland,</p> <p>We&rsquo;re so excited to hear about Alaska Air&rsquo;s new non-stop flight from <a target="_blank" href="http://www.renoairport.com/airport-authority/press-room/latest-news/06-27-13-new-air-service-alaska-portland-or">Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Portland </a>starting November 8, 2013. We&rsquo;re big fans of the City of Roses, and look forward to showing you all the beauty of Lake Tahoe, along with the fantastic skiing and riding. We have over 300 days of sunshine annually, so be sure to bring your sunglasses (and SPF).</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="164" title="Alaska Airlines Jet" alt="Alaska Airlines Jet" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Alaska_Q400.jpg?1372694643" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/air-service/hello-portland-new-non-stop-alaska-air-service-reno-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> air service Alaska new flights skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 01 Jul 2013 16:04:41 +0000 Manager 42816 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Wildflowers and guided hikes at Kirkwood this summer http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/wildflowers-and-guided-hikes-kirkwood-summer <p>Take a hike around the trails at Kirkwood during the summer months and you won&rsquo;t be disappointed! Hikers will be rewarded with seemingly endless fields of vibrant wildflowers in shades of orange, purple, pink and red. For an extra breathtaking view, stick around for the sunset!</p> <p>Wildflowers are typically most plentiful during July and early August. Here are some of the usual suspects you can look out for at Kirkwood. These are some of our more common varieties but there are plenty more out there, you just need to look!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="550" height="215" title="hiking at Kirkwood" alt="hiking at Kirkwood" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/tshikers.jpg?1370880586" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/wildflowers-and-guided-hikes-kirkwood-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> hiking Kirkwood Ski Resort summer wildflowers skilaketahoe Mon, 10 Jun 2013 16:11:49 +0000 Manager 42558 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Hiking at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/hiking-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>We don't hide the fact that we love the ski resorts in winter, but did you know that we also love them in the summer? There are&nbsp;a ton of fun activities to enjoy here&nbsp;after the snow melts.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Hiking is just one of those activities, and the ski resorts have miles of trails for a wide variety of ability levels. Whether you&rsquo;re seeking a gentle meadow stroll or are looking for some serious vertical, you have options at Lake Tahoe. Along with sunshine, stunning views, and an on-mountain restaurant or two.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="385" height="303" title="squaw valley hiking map" alt="squaw valley hiking map" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20valley%20hiking%20map.png?1370294414" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/hiking/hiking-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> hiking skilaketahoe summer skilaketahoe Mon, 03 Jun 2013 21:27:02 +0000 Manager 42481 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Memorial Day Weekend Fun At Heavenly http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/memorial-day-weekend-fun-heavenly <p>With warm temperatures, Lake Tahoe has already played host to stand up paddleboarders, kayakers, and beach go-ers.</p> <p>In celebration of great weather and a fun-filled summer, Heavenly Mountain will open for summer activities May 25-27 and seven-days-a-week starting June 14. Enjoy Scenic Gondola Rides out of Heavenly Village where Heavenly Donuts and Seattle&rsquo;s Best Coffee will serve freshly made donuts complete with toppings, and specialty coffees. The Gondola ticket window will be open from 10:00a.m.&ndash; 4:00 p.m. for daily tickets and Season Pass sales.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="2100" height="1526" title="Hiking at Heavenly" alt="Hiking at Heavenly" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly-hiking.jpg?1368632103" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/memorial-day-weekend-fun-heavenly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Heavenly Ski Resort skilaketahoe Wed, 15 May 2013 15:36:22 +0000 Manager 42235 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra Wants Your Vote http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/sierra-wants-your-vote <p>Along with 480 inches of average annual snowfall, wind-protected slopes, incredible tree skiing, and 320 acres of backcountry terrain <a target="_blank" href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> is nationally recognized for its terrain parks and halfpipe. Sierra Resort has been recognized six of the past ten years in <em><a target="_blank" href="http://snowboarding.transworld.net/">TransWorld SNOWboarding</a> </em>for one of the best overall mountains. With your help, the tradition can continue!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="512" height="342" title="Wall Rider Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Wall Rider Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/WallRideSnowboard.jpg?1366320485" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/sierra-wants-your-vote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 18 Apr 2013 21:29:11 +0000 Manager 41823 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com April Snow & Ski Resort Closing Dates http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/april-snow-ski-resort-closing-dates <p>With up to 6 inches of new snow at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts this week, it&rsquo;s hard to think the season is almost over! We'll be the first to admit we're sorry to see winter end.&nbsp;</p> <p>Below are the scheduled closing dates for&nbsp;the Ski Lake&nbsp;Tahoe&nbsp;resorts, just in case you want to squeeze in one last ski trip before the end of the season.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/april-snow-ski-resort-closing-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Thu, 11 Apr 2013 17:49:12 +0000 Manager 41566 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Great values and spring skiing at Mt. Rose http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/great-values-and-spring-skiing-mt-rose <p>At Mt. Rose, altitude really is everything. With our high base elevation of 8,260' combined with northern and eastern exposure, Mt. Rose ensures some of the best conditions in Lake Tahoe even on the warmest of spring days! Mt. Rose currently has excellent top to bottom skiing and snowboarding with the summit chairs running daily from 9 am-4 pm through April 21st.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="454" height="259" title="spring skiing at Mt Rose" alt="spring skiing at Mt Rose" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Spring%20Snow%2013.jpg?1365456039" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/great-values-and-spring-skiing-mt-rose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort riding skiing spring skilaketahoe Mon, 08 Apr 2013 21:21:31 +0000 Manager 41474 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Powder Snow + Sunshine + Events = Spring at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/powder-snow-sunshine-events-spring-lake-tahoe <p>It&rsquo;s spring at Lake Tahoe, which means that signature springtime combination of powder snow followed by extended periods of classic Sierra sunshine. The latest storm dropped over <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/weather/snow-conditions">a foot of fresh snow</a> on the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts, which are still boasting impressive summit base depths of more than 100 inches. If you&rsquo;re thinking of heading to Lake Tahoe this spring for a ski vacation, you won&rsquo;t be disappointed.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="448" height="298" title="Kirkwood Powder Skiing | First day of spring" alt="Kirkwood Powder Skiing | First day of spring" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20March%2020.2013small.jpg?1363905517" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/powder-snow-sunshine-events-spring-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 21 Mar 2013 22:41:33 +0000 Manager 40817 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Swatch Freeride World Tour's Only U.S. Stop at Kirkwood http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/kirkwood-ski-resort/swatch-freeride-world-tours-only-us-stop-kirkwood <p>The lone U.S. stop of the Swatch <a target="_blank" href="http://www.freerideworldtour.com/">Freeride World Tour (FWT)</a> will take place tomorrow, February 27, at <strong>Kirkwood Mountain Resort</strong>. To say we&rsquo;re excited is an understatement!</p> <p>Beyond a few clear leaders, a pack of hungry underdogs are still chasing the chance to maintain a position on the FWT. Kirkwood is one of the final chances to get points on the board and a place on the podium.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="608" height="403" title="Skier | Photo: Kirkwood Mountain Resort" alt="Skier | Photo: Kirkwood Mountain Resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20photo.jpg?1361929838" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/kirkwood-ski-resort/swatch-freeride-world-tours-only-us-stop-kirkwood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kirkwood Ski Resort skilaketahoe Wed, 27 Feb 2013 01:52:11 +0000 Manager 39812 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New Parks and Pipes at the Ski Lake Tahoe Resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/spt/new-parks-and-pipes-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts <p>Lake Tahoe has long been at the forefront of the slopestyle scene, and together the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts continue to push the progression of the sport through innovative terrain park designs, collaborations with industry leaders and involvement of their high-profile athletes.&nbsp;A major factor behind this renewed emphasis on enhancing terrain park offerings and specialized teaching methods is the longstanding relationships between the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts and both Tahoe-based <strong><a href="http://www.snowparktech.com/">Snow Park Technologies (SPT)</a></strong> and industry innovato</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="474" height="316" title="Alpine meadows terrain park skier" alt="Alpine meadows terrain park skier" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Charlie.jpg?1361477112" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/spt/new-parks-and-pipes-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SPT superpipe terrain parks X Games skilaketahoe Thu, 21 Feb 2013 20:15:51 +0000 Manager 39624 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Buy discounted lift tickets and support Sierra Avalanche Center http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/buy-discounted-lift-tickets-and-support-sierra-avalanche-center <p>What&rsquo;s better than a great deal? What about a great deal that is also a fundraiser for a valuable Lake Tahoe non-profit. Interested? Have we got a deal for you!</p> <p>The <a href="http://www.sierraavalanchecenter.org">Sierra Avalanche Center (SAC)</a>, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to promoting safe backcountry travel, has partnered with Lake Tahoe ski resorts this winter season to raise money in support of the only daily avalanche forecast for backcountry travelers in the Truckee/Lake Tahoe region.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="715" height="530" title="Sunny Kirkwood groomer" alt="Sunny Kirkwood groomer" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/nils%20screenshot_0.png?1359506450" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/buy-discounted-lift-tickets-and-support-sierra-avalanche-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events skilaketahoe Wed, 30 Jan 2013 17:10:54 +0000 Manager 38812 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com What's Your Line? http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/whats-your-line <p>I don&rsquo;t mean your pick-up line. This isn&rsquo;t a &ldquo;Hey, baby, what&rsquo;s your sign?&rdquo; kind of line. I mean YOUR line. The line that, when you rip it, you feel like you own the world.</p> <p>Is it carving Lake View with the kids? Or without for that matter? Maybe you love Women&rsquo;s Downhill or Jonny Moseley&rsquo;s favorite run, now called Moseley&rsquo;s Run. But, back when Jonny started skiing it, it was called the West Face.</p> <p>Maybe you zip around Shirley Lake&rsquo;s tree runs. How about the parks? Is your favorite thing stomping that landing?</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="480" height="320" title="Skier at Squaw Valley" alt="Skier at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Squaw%20blog.jpg?1358356586" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/whats-your-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Wed, 16 Jan 2013 17:17:50 +0000 Manager 38323 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Top 10 ways to celebrate the holidays at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/top-10-ways-celebrate-holidays-lake-tahoe <p>Mother Nature has been pretty generous, gracing the Lake Tahoe ski resorts with 150 inches of snow thus far this season. As of this writing we&rsquo;re awaiting another storm system that&rsquo;s forecast to dump up to six feet of snow at the higher elevations in time for Christmas!<br /> <br /> Suffice to say, we've got ample reason to celebrate. &nbsp;The 7 Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are letting out all the stops this holiday season, with plenty of events to complement the snow and terrain now available. &nbsp;Check out our top 10 list for our favorite ways to celebrate Lake Tahoe!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/top-10-ways-celebrate-holidays-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Sat, 22 Dec 2012 01:21:07 +0000 Manager 37260 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com What’s New at Sierra Resort in 2012-13 http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/what%E2%80%99s-new-sierra-resort-2012-13 <p>Football is underway, the colors are starting to change, they days are getting shorter, and the smell of fireplaces are starting to fill the evening air. Fall is on the way, which means only one thing. Winter is right around the corner. With the 2012-13 season less than one hundred days away we are excited to tell you about some new developments at the resort this season.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="320" height="500" title="Riding powder snow at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Riding powder snow at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Scotty_pow3.jpg?1348514631" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/what%E2%80%99s-new-sierra-resort-2012-13" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:24:16 +0000 Manager 34987 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Labor Day Weekend at Heavenly Mountain http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/labor-day-weekend-heavenly-mountain <p>Labor Day Weekend is one of my favorite times of the year to spend at Heavenly. We get a chance to celebrate everything summer and it also means winter is just around the corner! The weather is looking phenomenal for the upcoming weekend, so make sure to get outside and take advantage of everything going on in the South Shore.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="778" height="581" title="Tubing at Heavenly" alt="Tubing at Heavenly" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20IMG_1716.jpg?1345848179" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/labor-day-weekend-heavenly-mountain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events Heavenly Ski Resort skilaketahoe Fri, 24 Aug 2012 22:43:56 +0000 Manager 34211 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Getting “Beary” Excited for the 2012-13 Season at Sierra-at-Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/getting-%E2%80%9Cbeary%E2%80%9D-excited-2012-13-season-sierra-tahoe <p><em>Editors Note: The Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort mountain representative and ever-so-lovable, Ralston the Bear, broke into the office and wrote this guest post for the Ski Lake Tahoe blog.</em></p> <p>Despite popular belief, bears don't hibernate all winter. In fact I love winter, especially at <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="529" height="511" title="Family fun at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Family fun at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Family%20Fun_Cropped.jpg?1345234295" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/getting-%E2%80%9Cbeary%E2%80%9D-excited-2012-13-season-sierra-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Fri, 17 Aug 2012 20:12:02 +0000 Manager 33989 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spend a Summer Day at Heavenly Mountain http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/spend-summer-day-heavenly-mountain <p>In my opinion, summer at Lake Tahoe can&rsquo;t be beat. Most days are filled with sunshine, warm but not hot temperatures and so many activities from sandy beaches to challenging hikes to keep you busy. Here at Heavenly, we love transforming our winter playground into the perfect place to spend a summer day.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="480" height="323" title="Heavenly views of Lake Tahoe" alt="Heavenly views of Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20July%20Post%20-%20Photo%20One%20SMALL.jpg?1342803964" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/spend-summer-day-heavenly-mountain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Heavenly Ski Resort skilaketahoe Fri, 20 Jul 2012 17:10:11 +0000 Manager 33278 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Kirkwood to host Near Death Experience Bike Camp June 7-10 http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-host-near-death-experience-bike-camp-june-7-10 <p>We are just a week away from hosting the <a href="http://summer.kirkwood.com/site/dish/near-death-experience-bike-camp-june-7th-10th-2012">13th Annual &ldquo;Near Death Experience&rdquo;</a> here at Kirkwood. The Near Death camp is known as the premier camp to prepare riders for the Death Ride, the grueling 129-mile bike tour of the California Alps held on July 14, 2012.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="850" height="315" title="Kirkwood Bike Camp" alt="Kirkwood Bike Camp" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20blog.jpg?1338326405" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-host-near-death-experience-bike-camp-june-7-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Tue, 29 May 2012 21:20:49 +0000 Manager 31955 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Live Music and Closing Weekend at Alpine Meadows http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/live-music-and-closing-weekend-alpine-meadows <p class="rteleft">Craving to make some more turns this season? Here we are in May and we&rsquo;re still skiing and snowboarding at Alpine! Come on over and join us for the last weekend in May. Summit and Roundhouse will be spinning from 8am to 1pm Friday-Sunday. Score on <a href="http://www.skialpine.com/alpine-meadows-lift-ticket-rates">discounted lift tickets</a> if you&rsquo;re a passholder of another resort or if your friend has a Tahoe Super Pass.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="359" height="540" title="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" alt="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/20120420-KeokiFlagg0965.jpg?1336412206" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/live-music-and-closing-weekend-alpine-meadows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows skilaketahoe Mon, 07 May 2012 17:37:23 +0000 Manager 31464 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Squaw: Spring Skiing Capital! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/spring-skiing/squaw-spring-skiing-capital <p>Soak up the California sunshine this spring with us at Squaw Valley. We&rsquo;ve got amazing spring conditions and a killer event line-up! Don&rsquo;t have a pass to experience all of this? When you purchase the 2012-13 <a href="http://www.tahoesuperpass.com">Tahoe Super Pass</a> you can ski for free for the remainder of the 2011-12 season. Remember, Squaw and Alpine will stay open daily through April 29 with Alpine operating Fri-Sun through May 13. The Tahoe Super Pass starts at just $429 for adults and $219 for 12 and under.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="492" height="267" title="Spring skiing at Squaw Valley" alt="Spring skiing at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/20110401-Keokiflagg00170_0.jpg?1334094601" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/spring-skiing/squaw-spring-skiing-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> spring skiing Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Tue, 10 Apr 2012 21:50:36 +0000 Manager 30495 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Big Snow & Big Events at Kirkwood! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/big-snow-big-events-kirkwood <p>We may be reaching the home stretch of Winter 11/12 but things show no sign of slowing down! A <strong>&lsquo;Miracle March&rsquo;</strong> has left the resort with excellent coverage and fantastic conditions and there looks to be several more storms moving through for the first half of April so don&rsquo;t put away your powder skis just yet!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="299" height="279" title="Kirkwood snowboarder - will cliff" alt="Kirkwood snowboarder - will cliff" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20boarder%20-%20will%20cliff%20-%20crop.jpg?1332972326" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/big-snow-big-events-kirkwood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events kirkwood Kirkwood Ski Resort miracle march skilaketahoe Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:08:08 +0000 Manager 29566 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe - Pass Deals, Events & More! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/spring-mt-rose-ski-tahoe-pass-deals-events-more <p>Only 25 minutes away from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport and 15 minutes away from North Lake Tahoe, Mt. Rose is Tahoe&rsquo;s closest skiing to Reno. With the <a href="http://www.mtrose.com/tickets-passes-daily-specials/tickets-passes-daily-specials">Happy Landings special</a>, you can fly in and ski the same day and then get your next day&rsquo;s lift ticket free. Affordable <a href="http://www.mtrose.com/general-information/lodging-packages">ski and stay packages out of Reno start at $79</a>, so you can enjoy the nightlife of Reno and hit the slopes the next day.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="262" height="414" title="Spring passes at Mt. Rose" alt="Spring passes at Mt. Rose" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MtRose%20spring19x30V2HR.jpg?1332262913" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/spring-mt-rose-ski-tahoe-pass-deals-events-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort spring passes skilaketahoe Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:02:09 +0000 Manager 29037 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Miracle March delivers over 100 inches of snow! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/miracle-march/miracle-march-delivers-over-100-inches-snow <p>March is a month known for its generous storms, and is sometimes referred to as Miracle March. This year it definitely earned that title. Big storms hit Lake Tahoe last week, leaving between 50-109 inches (that's NINE FEET!)&nbsp;of snow at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="402" title="Fresh tracks under the chair lift" alt="Fresh tracks under the chair lift" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/fresh%20tracks.jpg?1332175578" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/miracle-march/miracle-march-delivers-over-100-inches-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> miracle march powder skiing snow Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Mon, 19 Mar 2012 16:49:04 +0000 Manager 28973 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Featured: Kevin Pearce, Danny Davis & Chas Guldemond at Northstar! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/featured-kevin-pearce-danny-davis-chas-guldemond-northstar <p>With an introduction from everyone's best Frend, Kevin Pearce, Northstar Pro Chas Guldemond and Danny Davis send it during their epic Jump and Airbag session this past week at Northstar.</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/37407856?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="400" height="225" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="" mozallowfullscreen="" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="100" height="75" title="Featured: Kevin Pearce, Danny Davis &amp; Chas Guldemond at Northstar!" alt="Featured: Kevin Pearce, Danny Davis &amp; Chas Guldemond at Northstar!" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20screenshot257877267_100.jpg?1330365447" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/featured-kevin-pearce-danny-davis-chas-guldemond-northstar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort skilaketahoe Mon, 27 Feb 2012 17:57:50 +0000 Manager 27400 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com The Six-Pack is Back! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/six-pack-back <p>We know it was a big season, and with <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/ski-and-ride-fourth-july-weekend-0">some ski resorts</a> <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/open-skiing-riding-july-2-3">re-opening for</a> <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/independence-day-celebration">July 4th weekend</a>, it may be hard to think ahead to next winter. But, we all know that the early birds find the best values, right?<br /> &nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/six-pack-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/six-pack-back#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 30 Jun 2011 22:19:27 +0000 Manager 16425 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Over Five Feet of Snow – and More on the Way! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/over-five-feet-snow-%E2%80%93-and-more-way <p>Apparently Punxsutawney Phil had it wrong &ndash; at least for the Lake Tahoe ski resorts. Another classic Sierra snowstorm arrived here a few days ago, leaving us with over five feet of snow since Tuesday night. Can you say bottomless powder? Face shots? Big smiles?</p> <p>The good news is that there is <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?site=rev&amp;smap=1&amp;textField1=38.93333&amp;textField2=-119.98333">more snow in the forecast</a>, ensuring that there&rsquo;s more than enough deep powder for everyone this holiday weekend!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="300" title="White room at Northstar-at-Tahoe" alt="White room at Northstar-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20white%20roomsm.jpg?1297996181" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/over-five-feet-snow-%E2%80%93-and-more-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/over-five-feet-snow-%E2%80%93-and-more-way#comments skilaketahoe Fri, 18 Feb 2011 02:32:10 +0000 Manager 10112 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com If it snowed tomorrow... http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/if-it-snowed-tomorrow <div class="field field-type-text field-field-alt-subtitle"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Would you be ready? </div> </div> </div> <p>For many, the recent Labor Day holiday signifies the end of summer and the start of the school year. For others, it means it&rsquo;s time to start seriously thinking about the winter and the upcoming season of skiing and riding. With a few months before the ski resorts open, there&rsquo;s plenty of time to get in shape, consider the options and organize a ski vacation or two, right?</p> <p>But, if it snowed tomorrow, what would you do? Would you be ready for powder snow?</p> <p>Tell us what you would do below&nbsp;- we'd love to hear from you!&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/if-it-snowed-tomorrow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/if-it-snowed-tomorrow#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 09 Sep 2010 00:42:48 +0000 Manager 2552 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Getting Hitched in North Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/getting-hitched-north-lake-tahoe <p>It&rsquo;s no surprise that <a href="http://www.gotahoenorth.com/" target="_blank">North Lake Tahoe</a> is one of the most popular wedding destinations on the west coast. Its beaches and properties are unsurpassed, and the available amenities, not to mention the stunning scenery, gives thousands of couples reason to say their nuptials on our shores.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1536" height="1024" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/NLTweddingHoriz_5.jpg?1408077163" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/getting-hitched-north-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:30:10 +0000 Manager 51513 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Celebrating Lake Tahoe’s Olympians http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/celebrating-lake-tahoe%E2%80%99s-olympians <p>It&rsquo;s not every destination that boasts as many Olympians <a href="http://snowbrains.com/lake-tahoe-medals-great-britain-countries/">or medalists</a> as Lake Tahoe. And while we&rsquo;re not ones to boast (ok, maybe a little), we&rsquo;re very proud of all the home-grown athletes that went to Sochi.</p> <p>So it comes as no surprise that we&rsquo;re celebrating them with a slew of parties this month.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="560" height="360" title="South Lake Tahoe Olympians" alt="South Lake Tahoe Olympians" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/WelcomeHome_SierrasGoldenGirls_0.jpg?1394559703" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/celebrating-lake-tahoe%E2%80%99s-olympians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Athletes olympics skilaketahoe Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:43:35 +0000 Manager 48975 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Driving Tips at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/winter-driving-tips-lake-tahoe <p>It was a dark and snowy night. The high school parking lot was deserted except for a 1976 Ford Granada turning doughnut after doughnut to Pearl Jam&rsquo;s <em>Ten</em>. It was the first real snow of the season, and as a new driver, Mom and Dad wanted me to learn how to recover if I lost control on an icy road. It was scary at first, but I&rsquo;ve been grateful ever since that I eventually got the hang of it.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="386" title="snow removal south lake tahoe" alt="snow removal south lake tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/snow%20removal%20tahoe.jpg?1386869398" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/winter-driving-tips-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions tahoe south winter driving skilaketahoe Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:25:31 +0000 Manager 46123 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Snow - It’s Not Just For Grownups http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/kids-activities/snow-it%E2%80%99s-not-just-grownups <p>As I didn&rsquo;t learn to ski and snowboard until I was almost 30, I don&rsquo;t have early childhood memories of family trips to the local ski resort. My dad has stories, though -- from the era before he had three kids -- that as a child made me think he was a superhero. Now as an adult, I think it&rsquo;s amazing I am even here. How on earth did he survive? And why did my mom marry such a crazy guy?</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="206" height="306" title="Dad &amp; daughter at Tahoe South Ski resort" alt="Dad &amp; daughter at Tahoe South Ski resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/LTVA-Clark-306x206.jpg?1384268846" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/kids-activities/snow-it%E2%80%99s-not-just-grownups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> kids activities learn to ski skilaketahoe Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:08:49 +0000 Manager 45313 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 2013/14 Lake Tahoe ski resort opening dates http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/201314-lake-tahoe-ski-resort-opening-dates <p>The countdown is nearly over! With less than two weeks until the 2013/14 Lake Tahoe ski season begins, we&rsquo;re digging out our gear, making sure our boards are tuned, and practicing our best smile for our season pass photo. &nbsp;We're pretty sure we're not alone, so below are the scheduled opening dates for the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts all in one handy place. &nbsp;We'll be updating this as we hear more, so check back later this month.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1936" height="1951" title="powder at kirkwood" alt="powder at kirkwood" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/powder%20kirkwood%20n.jpg?1383961242" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/201314-lake-tahoe-ski-resort-opening-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events opening day skilaketahoe Sat, 09 Nov 2013 01:43:25 +0000 Manager 45267 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com What’s new at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts for 2013-14 http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/what%E2%80%99s-new-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts-2013-14 <p>Did you know that that the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are rolling out a lot of cool new developments this season? Think new lifts, new resort properties, new base area renovations and new modern amenities. All of this is designed to ensure that you have a more enjoyable and memorable Tahoe ski and snowboard vacation.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="691" height="1037" title="Squaw Valley Base Area | Photo: Chris Bartkowski" alt="Squaw Valley Base Area | Photo: Chris Bartkowski" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SkiLakeTahoe-2013-7small.jpg?1383610513" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/what%E2%80%99s-new-ski-lake-tahoe-resorts-2013-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe what's new skilaketahoe Tue, 05 Nov 2013 00:17:35 +0000 Manager 45150 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Returns to Sugar Bowl Resort http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow/winter-returns-sugar-bowl-resort <p>One of the many things I love about Tahoe is just how fast one season ends as another begins. This past weekend we all enjoyed summer-like temps on Friday and Saturday, a blustery autumn day on Sunday, and then full-on winter come Monday. Mountain biking one day, powder skiing the next.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="3029" height="2500" title="October powder turns at Sugar Bowl Resort" alt="October powder turns at Sugar Bowl Resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/barta_g_October28th2013.jpg?1383087573" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow/winter-returns-sugar-bowl-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> snow sugar bowl winter skilaketahoe Tue, 29 Oct 2013 23:00:32 +0000 Manager 45019 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ski Lake Tahoe welcomes two new ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/ski-lake-tahoe-welcomes-two-new-ski-resorts <p>When it comes to most things, more is better. More snow, more days on the slopes, more vacation time, more skis/snowboards in the quiver, more fun. So it should come as no surprise that we&rsquo;re excited to announce that Ski Lake Tahoe has added <em>more </em>(specifically two) ski resorts as associate members &ndash; <strong>Sugar Bowl</strong> on the North Shore and <strong>Homewood Mountain Resort</strong> on the West Shore.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="900" height="900" title="Sugar Bowl and Homewood " alt="Sugar Bowl and Homewood " src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sugar%20Bowl%20Homewood%20blog%20image.jpg?1379699427" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/homewood/ski-lake-tahoe-welcomes-two-new-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> homewood sugar bowl skilaketahoe Fri, 20 Sep 2013 17:53:38 +0000 Manager 44263 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Celebrate Labor Day at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/celebrate-labor-day-lake-tahoe <p>We love Labor Day. Some may mourn it as the end of summer, but we celebrate it as the countdown to winter. And here at Lake Tahoe, it&rsquo;s definitely a celebration. Think ski resort sales, wine and food events, mountain run, a boat race, and even fireworks. Read on for details on the many awesome events (and great pass deals).</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="960" height="960" title="Labor Day at Lake Tahoe" alt="Labor Day at Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Labor%20Day%202013small_0.jpg?1377293743" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/celebrate-labor-day-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> deals Events events skilaketahoe Fri, 23 Aug 2013 20:09:27 +0000 Manager 43704 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New Allegiant Nonstop Air Service to Reno-Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/air-service/new-allegiant-nonstop-air-service-reno-tahoe <p>There&rsquo;s a new way to get to Reno-Tahoe with Allegiant. Beginning June 6, 2013, Allegiant Air offers new, nonstop jet service between Washington&rsquo;s Bellingham International Airport (BLI) and the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO). The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, introduces the new service with fares as low as $69.99* one way. The new flights will operate twice weekly. Flight days and times can be found at <a target="_blank" href="http://www.allegiantair.com/?dep=BLI&amp;ret=RNO">allegiant.com</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="420" height="280" title="Allegiant Plane" alt="Allegiant Plane" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Allegiant%20Plane.jpg?1366730408" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/air-service/new-allegiant-nonstop-air-service-reno-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> air service flights skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 23 Apr 2013 15:20:22 +0000 Manager 41945 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 2013-14 Tahoe Super Pass Now On Sale! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/2013-14-tahoe-super-pass-now-sale <p>The sun is shining and the <a target="_blank" href="http://squaw.com/the-mountain/conditions?WT.mc_id=COOP0001">corn snow </a>is abundant at Squaw Valley! We all know what that means: epic spring days filled with great conditions and fun! Follow the sun throughout the day, have an apres drink in the afternoon and perfect your goggle tan on one of the many sun decks. And while we all have spring fever, it's also that time of year when you need to start thinking about choosing where you'll ski and ride next season. Hard to believe, right?&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="875" height="450" title="Tahoe Super Pass 2013-14 Graphic" alt="Tahoe Super Pass 2013-14 Graphic" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/homeslider_tsp-13-14.jpg?1364059140" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/2013-14-tahoe-super-pass-now-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows deals season pass Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Sat, 23 Mar 2013 17:19:53 +0000 Manager 40873 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra Resort Stoked to Host First Ever Tanner Hall Invitational http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/sierra-resort-stoked-host-first-ever-tanner-hall-invitational <p>Known by many as a &ldquo;snowboard&rdquo; mountain, <a href="https://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort </a>is excited to host the first ever <strong><a href="https://www.sierraattahoe.com/event/tanner-hall-invitational?rid=0">Tanner Hall Invitational </a></strong>on March 30th. The event will bring 15 of the world's best skiers to Sierra Resort, including Tanner Hall. Hall is a world-class skier with multiple X Games medals&nbsp;who is regarded by many as one of the best all-around skiers in the world. <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="651" height="920" title="Tanner Hall Invitational at Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Tanner Hall Invitational at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/THI_Flyer_0.jpg?1363279968" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/sierra-resort-stoked-host-first-ever-tanner-hall-invitational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> athletes competition freeskiing Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:56:10 +0000 Manager 40539 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring means great values & events at Mt. Rose http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/spring-means-great-values-events-mt-rose <p>While spring technically doesn&rsquo;t start for another week, our friends at Mt. Rose have begun the celebrations early with fantastic specials and events to complement the great snow conditions.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="680" height="320" title="Beginner Pass at Mt. Rose" alt="Beginner Pass at Mt. Rose" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/beg%20pass.jpg?1363020575" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/deals/spring-means-great-values-events-mt-rose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> deals events Mt Rose Ski Resort spring passes skilaketahoe Mon, 11 Mar 2013 16:50:15 +0000 Manager 40386 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Powder days are here again! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/powder-days-are-here-again <p>Yes, the snow. It&rsquo;s back! In a little over 24 hours the Ski&nbsp;Lake&nbsp;Tahoe resorts received up to 17 inches of new snow, and the forecast is for continued snow the rest of the week. Below&nbsp;is a short video&nbsp;taken at <strong><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/ski-resorts/sierra-at-tahoe">Sierra-at-Tahoe</a></strong>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="rtecenter"><iframe height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/rgcqmfJyLQI" frameborder="0" width="560" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="626" height="343" title="fresh powder snow in the trees" alt="fresh powder snow in the trees" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/IMG_5121.jpg?1362612129" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/powder-days-are-here-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Wed, 06 Mar 2013 23:24:29 +0000 Manager 40166 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com February Events & Online Savings http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/february-events-online-savings <p>Who doesn't love a good deal? Mt. Rose is offering some terrific deals online during the upcoming President&rsquo;s Holiday week. Think savings of nearly 20% - during a holiday period! Savings is valid on consecutive multi-day lift tickets as well as the <a href="http://firsttimers.skirose.com/registration">Flight Plan first timer packages</a> purchased <u>online only</u> during February 18-24. &nbsp;<a href="https://secure.skirose.com/e-commerce/ItemShow.aspx?Grp=s2CbSYGIYXo=&amp;Name=rcAgsQK0HjtEcPGu8xUfL5so41NAM2mA">Purchase on MtRose.com</a>.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="391" height="1160" title="mt rose slide back retro party" alt="mt rose slide back retro party" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/mtrose%20logo%20slide%20back.jpg?1360094871" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/february-events-online-savings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort skilaketahoe Tue, 05 Feb 2013 20:08:58 +0000 Manager 39059 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe athletes storm Winter X Games http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/lake-tahoe-athletes-storm-winter-x-games <p>When you think about the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts, it&rsquo;s likely that the first thing that comes to mind is snow and terrain &ndash; and maybe the spectacular views. Did you know that the resorts also are the home to a ton of world class athletes? You may have seen some of them in ski and snowboard movies, in the Olympics, and yes, at the Winter X Games.&nbsp;</p> <p>The <a href="http://xgames.espn.go.com/"><strong>Winter X Games</strong></a> were held in Aspen last week, and Lake Tahoe was well represented with skiers and snowboarders competing in, and winning, a number of events.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="612" height="612" title="Maddie Bowman Gold Medal by Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Maddie Bowman Gold Medal by Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sierra%20tumblr%20maddie%20bowman%20images.jpg?1359494861" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/athletes/lake-tahoe-athletes-storm-winter-x-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Athletes skilaketahoe Tue, 29 Jan 2013 21:34:12 +0000 Manager 38801 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com National Safety Awareness Week at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/national-safety-week/national-safety-awareness-week-lake-tahoe <p>Who says safety can&rsquo;t be fun? The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are taking this year&rsquo;s National Safety Awareness Week to a whole new level with plenty of varied and unique activities designed to help you learn how to stay safe on the slopes. Safety week isn&rsquo;t just about the <a href="http://www.nsp.org/slopesafety/respcode.aspx ">Skiers and Snowboarder&rsquo;s Responsibility Code</a>. Though don&rsquo;t get us wrong, that&rsquo;s still very important. &nbsp;As is sunscreen.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="544" height="413" title="Heavenly ski safety signs" alt="Heavenly ski safety signs" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/544X413-Safety-Signs.jpg?1358789262" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/national-safety-week/national-safety-awareness-week-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> national safety week skilaketahoe Mon, 21 Jan 2013 17:29:21 +0000 Manager 38514 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Learn to ski & ride at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/learn-ski-ride-lake-tahoe <p>Is one of your New Year&rsquo;s resolutions to ski or ride more &ndash; or to improve your skills so you can reach that next level? January is <a href="http://www.skiandsnowboardmonth.org/">Learn to Ski &amp; Snowboard month</a>, and while it&rsquo;s an opportunity for beginners to learn how to ski and snowboard, it&rsquo;s also a great time for anyone to refresh their skills. And with the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts offering clinics ranging from jibs and jumps to backcountry safety (and pretty much everything in between), there&rsquo;s a ski or snowboard lesson suited to your needs.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/learn-ski-ride-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:08:51 +0000 Manager 38010 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mt. Rose Has Great Conditions, Specials and Events Coming Up http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-has-great-conditions-specials-and-events-coming <p><strong><a href="http://mtrose.com/">Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe</a></strong> not only boasts the closest slopes to the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, but it is 100% open with a base depth of 123 inches <strong>(over 10 feet!)</strong> and more snow on the way.</p> <p>Now that the holidays are over, take advantage of great values in the form of daily specials, <a href="https://secure.skirose.com/e-commerce/ItemList.aspx?node_id=651050">all available onlin</a>e.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="372" height="248" title="Women skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Rose" alt="Women skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Rose" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Siani%20KAyla%20mt-rose-skiing-42.jpg?1357601976" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-has-great-conditions-specials-and-events-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Mon, 07 Jan 2013 23:40:45 +0000 Manager 37987 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com December storms bring 15 feet of snow to the Tahoe ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/december-storms-bring-15-feet-snow-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>Clearly the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts were very good this year, for <strike>Santa</strike> Mother Nature was extremely generous. During the month of December, the 7 ski resorts received totals of <strong>96 to 189 inches of snow</strong>, or over 15 FEET! The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts have already received more than 50 percent of their average annual snowfall totals, which made the 2012 Christmas holiday the second snowiest on record.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="960" height="720" title="Powder turns at Lake Tahoe" alt="Powder turns at Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Happy%20New%20Year%202013.jpg?1357253810" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/december-storms-bring-15-feet-snow-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Thu, 03 Jan 2013 23:00:50 +0000 Manager 37844 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Want to win a Go Pro Hero 3 Camera? http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/want-win-go-pro-hero-3-camera <p>Ah, the holidays. We&rsquo;re feeling particularly festive, thanks in part to the new snow Lake Tahoe has received the past few days (including <strong>another 5-13 inches</strong> in the past 24 hours!).</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="405" height="369" title="Ski Lake Tahoe Playing Hooky Photo Contest Go pro Graphic" alt="Ski Lake Tahoe Playing Hooky Photo Contest Go pro Graphic" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SLT%20Playing%20Hooky%20FB%20Like%20Page.jpg?1355845639" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/want-win-go-pro-hero-3-camera" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Tue, 18 Dec 2012 15:48:59 +0000 Manager 37072 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mt. Rose Early Season Specials & Events http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-early-season-specials-events <p><strong>UPDATE: Mt. Rose is 100% OPEN with fantastic mid-winter conditions!</strong></p> <p>Mt. Rose &nbsp;is OPEN top to bottom with the Northwest Magnum and Ponderosa lifts spinning daily. Snow is in the forecast with a chance to open more terrain. And lift tickets are only $44 when you <a href="https://secure.skirose.com/e-commerce/ItemShow.aspx?Grp=lOYwelkE6hg=&amp;Name=d3eyU+zlFwte+KQhQX4glfYEgrqsEU5jzHKiawXFpKo="><strong>buy them online</strong></a> through&nbsp;December 21!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1011" height="627" title="Mt Rose Santa Ski Crawl" alt="Mt Rose Santa Ski Crawl" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/rosecrawl1.jpg?1354044366" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-early-season-specials-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Tue, 27 Nov 2012 19:28:41 +0000 Manager 36270 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New snow + ski resort opening dates http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/opening-dates/new-snow-ski-resort-opening-dates <p>The first winter storm of November arrived yesterday, and Mother Nature has delivered! The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are reporting between <strong>4-18 inches of snow overnight</strong>, with more snow expected through tomorrow.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="450" title="Alpine Meadows snowmaking" alt="Alpine Meadows snowmaking" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Alpine%20Meadows%2011.9.2012.jpg?1352496335" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/opening-dates/new-snow-ski-resort-opening-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> opening dates Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Fri, 09 Nov 2012 21:30:46 +0000 Manager 35890 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter is back http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/winter-back <p>It&rsquo;s true &ndash; winter has arrived, in the form of a generous storm that has gifted the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts with a LOT of snow this week! The seven ski resorts are reporting <strong>snow totals of 14-36 inches</strong>, and a few ski resorts have announced the start of snowmaking operations. If that&rsquo;s not enough, Squaw Valley will be open for skiing and riding on Thursday, October 25 from 10 am &ndash; 2 pm, allowing snow-hungry skiers and riders to get their early season fix.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="512" height="341" title="First tracks at Heavenly" alt="First tracks at Heavenly" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/First%20tracks%20Heavenly%20Mountain%20Resort.jpg?1351043281" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/winter-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Wed, 24 Oct 2012 01:50:12 +0000 Manager 35600 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com First snow at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/first-snow-lake-tahoe <p>Last night&rsquo;s storm brought snow to the higher elevations! Our friends at Heavenly were kind enough to send us these snow photos.&nbsp;</p> <p>Winter is clearly back, so it's time to start thinking about planning that 2012-13 Lake Tahoe ski vacation. Got your <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/lift-tickets">Lake Tahoe Six-Pack tickets</a> yet? They are still available, but not for too much longer, so don't delay. &nbsp;We'd hate to hear you missed out on Lake Tahoe's best lift ticket deal.&nbsp;</p> <p>In the meantime, we'll keep thinking snow - and hope you do too.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="480" title="Heavenly first snowman 10.12.12" alt="Heavenly first snowman 10.12.12" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20First%20Snowman%2010%2012%2012.jpg?1350066118" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/first-snow-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Heavenly Ski Resort Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Fri, 12 Oct 2012 18:22:58 +0000 Manager 35392 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter on the Brain. Get Your Tahoe Super Pass Today! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/winter-brain-get-your-tahoe-super-pass-today <p class="rteleft">October has arrived and what do we have on the brain? Well snow, of course. Our good friend BA from Tahoe Weather Discussion has even predicted that we might see some weather the first week of this month? First signs of snow in October? We&rsquo;ll take it!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="426" title="Alpine Meadows powder skier" alt="Alpine Meadows powder skier" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/AM2%2014%2012-399.jpg?1349363139" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/winter-brain-get-your-tahoe-super-pass-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows Video skilaketahoe Thu, 04 Oct 2012 15:07:30 +0000 Manager 35227 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Countdown http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/lift-tickets/winter-countdown <p>The temperatures may be rising here at Lake Tahoe, but we&rsquo;ve got our eyes on winter. Trust us, the start of the 2012/13 skiing &amp; riding season will be here before you know it!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="448" height="298" title="Skiing at Lake Tahoe" alt="Skiing at Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/200902180259crSLTFBTw.jpg?1344984529" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/lift-tickets/winter-countdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> lift tickets Six-Pack Lift tickets skilaketahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 14 Aug 2012 22:52:25 +0000 Manager 33910 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Explore Squaw Valley This August http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/explore-squaw-valley-august <p>August is here and summer is far from being over at Squaw Valley! <a href="http://www.squaw.com/things-to-do/events-calendar">Fun-filled events</a> and <a href="http://www.squaw.com/things-to-do/high-camp">activities</a> for the entire family await you at Squaw. First on the agenda is the <a href="http://www.squaw.com/things-to-do/events-calendar/perseid-meteor-shower-campout">Perseid Meteor Shower</a> campout that comes around every summer in late July early August. What are the Perseids you ask? On this particular night, the moon is a thin sliver- creating the best night sky for viewing.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="283" height="426" title="Hiking at Squaw Valley" alt="Hiking at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Hiking8_Matt-Palmer.jpg?1344271879" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/explore-squaw-valley-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Mon, 06 Aug 2012 16:53:21 +0000 Manager 33683 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Dreams at Sierra-at-Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/winter-dreams-sierra-tahoe <p>You know that feeling when you really miss your girlfriend, haven't had a nice home cooked meal in a really long time or just feel empty inside. At <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> that's how we feel most of the summer.</p> <p>Although we try to fill that void with bike rides, paddling, surfing and other activities. Nothing can replace the feeling of winter. There is something magical about a fresh blanket of snow, cool-refreshing mountain air and fresh corduroy.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="480" title="Is it winter yet? | Sierra-at-Tahoe" alt="Is it winter yet? | Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SLT_SummerBlogPhoto7_22_12.jpg?1343165185" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/winter-dreams-sierra-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Tue, 24 Jul 2012 21:27:18 +0000 Manager 33397 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Summer is heating up at Squaw Valley http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/summer-heating-squaw-valley <p>Are you looking for a little Independence Week entertainment beyond your usual fireworks show? Then head to Squaw Valley for a complete week of live music, mountain activities and pure fun.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="427" title="concert at Squaw" alt="concert at Squaw" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SVJuly4s-21.jpg?1341006378" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/summer-heating-squaw-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Fri, 29 Jun 2012 21:48:02 +0000 Manager 32703 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com April Snow & Ski Resort Closing Dates http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/april-snow-ski-resort-closing-dates <p>As the saying goes, April showers bring fresh powder &ndash; or something like that...</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/april-snow-ski-resort-closing-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:57:03 +0000 Manager 30589 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring Loaded has Sprung at Heavenly! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/spring-loaded-has-sprung-heavenly <p>Though it was one of the more challenging winters on record for Tahoe, the 2011/12 ski and ride season is ending on a high note at Heavenly, with superior surface conditions, a smorgasbord of Spring events and one of the best-value season passes in the industry!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="465" height="311" title="Heavenly pond skimming " alt="Heavenly pond skimming" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%20pond%20skim%20wipe%20out%204%2017%2011.jpg?1333754520" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/spring-loaded-has-sprung-heavenly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Heavenly Ski Resort skilaketahoe Fri, 06 Apr 2012 23:28:19 +0000 Manager 30235 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt at Northstar http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/st-patricks-day-scavenger-hunt-northstar <p>On Saturday March 17, Northstar California will hold their first ever <a href="http://www.northstarattahoe.com/info/calendar/calendarevent.epicmixer7.item.asp?cmpid=PARNS0023">St. Patrick&rsquo;s Day EpicMix Scavenger Hunt &amp; Apr&egrave;s Party</a>. The hunt starts at 1:30 p.m. and participants will hunt, compete challenges and solve St. Patrick&rsquo;s Day riddles. Read on to find out what is in store.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="275" height="225" title="Epic mix scavenger hunt" alt="Epic mix scavenger hunt" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/4111.epicmixscavengerhunt_body.jpg-550x0.jpg?1331660780" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/st-patricks-day-scavenger-hunt-northstar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> events Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort st patricks day Northstar California Tue, 13 Mar 2012 17:50:41 +0000 Manager 28533 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring Fever at Alpine this March http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/spring-fever-alpine-march <p>March has arrived and this month at Alpine is jam packed with amazing conditions, live music and on-mountain events. With the last storm bringing 5 feet of snow, conditions could not better. We&rsquo;ve had a break in snowy weather and the sun has been shining. Now that we&rsquo;ve all freshened up our goggle tans, we&rsquo;re ready to bring on more snow! Looks like next week could bring some of the white stuff- and we might be talking in feet! Check out the latest <a href="http://www.squaw.com/blog">weather talk here</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="346" height="230" title="Alpine Meadows March 2, 2012 - Photo by Tom Zikas" alt="Alpine Meadows March 2, 2012 - Photo by Tom Zikas" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/2_Alpine1.jpg?1331567191" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/spring-fever-alpine-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows skilaketahoe Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:47:24 +0000 Manager 28469 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring means snow and events at Squaw Valley http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/spring-means-snow-and-events-squaw-valley <p>Snow has arrived at Squaw Valley and we could not be more excited! During this last storm cycle we received 57&rdquo; to be exact. Now that we have this glorious abundance of white stuff- what are you going to do? The correct answer would be to get up here! It&rsquo;s a no-brainer. We&rsquo;ve got acres upon acres of skiable terrain with a fresh new layer for your riding pleasure. To enjoy the best conditions of the season make sure you grab the<a href="http://www.squaw.com/springback-4-pack"> Springback Super 4 Pack</a>- offering four unrestricted days at Squaw and Alpine.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="451" height="300" title="Morning at Squaw/Photo: Jason Abraham" alt="Morning at Squaw/Photo: Jason Abraham" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/20120302SquawMorning02.jpg?1330964330" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley-usa/spring-means-snow-and-events-squaw-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Squaw Valley USA skilaketahoe Mon, 05 Mar 2012 16:21:47 +0000 Manager 28033 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Four feet of fresh snow at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/four-feet-fresh-snow-mt-rose-ski-tahoe <p><span style="font-size:10.0pt;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Mt.</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> Rose</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> &ndash; Ski Tahoe just received 4 feet of fresh snow in the past week and today is a bluebird powder day! The advanced and expert Chutes at 40-55 degree vertical is perfect for hardcore skiers and snowboarders.</span></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="410" height="274" title="Pow day at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="Pow day at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MtRosePowDay.jpg?1330725465" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/mt-rose-ski-resort/four-feet-fresh-snow-mt-rose-ski-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mt Rose Ski Resort skilaketahoe Fri, 02 Mar 2012 21:58:28 +0000 Manager 27863 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra Love http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/sierra-love <p>I am writing this with an ear-to-ear grin because twenty minutes ago I was making knee-deep powder turns in a foot of fresh snow with a group of amazing people. <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe</a> is truly a magical place. Winter has returned once again and the forecast is calling for more snow throughout the week and into March.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="360" height="345" title="Sierra Snowboarder at night" alt="Sierra Snowboarder at night" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sierra%20Snowboarder%20Pow%20Air.jpg?1330550874" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/sierra-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe skilaketahoe Wed, 29 Feb 2012 21:29:18 +0000 Manager 27630 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra Athletes Plot World Domination… Kind of http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/x-games/sierra-athletes-plot-world-domination%E2%80%A6-kind <p><a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> takes a lot of pride in being the &ldquo;local&rsquo;s&rdquo; mountain. We do our best at Sierra Resort to make each guest feel like they are part of our family, whether it&rsquo;s your first visit or you&rsquo;ve been here a hundred times. Either way we hope each time you come to the resort, you feel like you&rsquo;re coming home.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="240" height="300" title="Maddie Bowman - Sierra-at-Tahoe athlete" alt="Maddie Bowman - Sierra-at-Tahoe athlete" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Maddie%20Bowman%20x.jpg?1329342324" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/x-games/sierra-athletes-plot-world-domination%E2%80%A6-kind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> athletes Dew Tour Sierra at Tahoe X Games skilaketahoe Wed, 15 Feb 2012 21:47:49 +0000 Manager 26604 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com The Burton Academy at Northstar Trick Tip: The Backside 180 http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/burton-academy-northstar-trick-tip-backside-180 <p class="rteleft">The Burton Academy at Northstar Trick Tip #2: The Backside 180!&nbsp;One of the most classic, stylish tricks in the book, and a true must-have for anyone looking to progress in Park, Pipe, and All-Mountain Freestyle.&nbsp;Practice the Backside 180 every single day, and you'll quickly develop the ability to 180 off-of and over all sorts of terrain and obstacles around the mountain. Have fun, be safe, and Enjoy the Ride!<br /> <a href="http://vimeo.com/channels/289373#36298925">See More Academy Trick Tip Videos.</a></p> <p class="rteleft">&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="250" height="211" title="Burton Academy Northstar" alt="Burton Academy Northstar" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/BurtonNorthstar_0.png?1329254447" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/northstar-tahoe-ski-resort/burton-academy-northstar-trick-tip-backside-180" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northstar at Tahoe Ski Resort skilaketahoe Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:09:51 +0000 Manager 26516 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Alpine Meadows is the Place to Be This February http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/alpine-meadows-place-be-february <p>The sun is shining and with top to bottom skiing and a killer line up of incredible events- Alpine Meadows is the place to be this February. Conditions at Alpine couldn&rsquo;t be better- 2,200 acres open and <a href="http://www.skialpine.com/ski-terrain-park/park-report">13 terrain park features</a> in the Dance Floor and Tiegel Parks. Dance Floor is boasting two flat rails, trap rail and a hitching post. Can you say FUN?!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="266" title="Alpine Meadows Bandwagon" alt="Alpine Meadows Bandwagon" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Band%20Wagon%202%20High%20Res.jpg?1328216617" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/alpine-meadows-place-be-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows apres ski events skilaketahoe Mon, 06 Feb 2012 16:21:17 +0000 Manager 25700 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter's Back at Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/winters-back-sierra-tahoe-resort <p>After a relatively slow start to the season, it's beginning to feel a lot like winter at <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="847" height="720" title="Sierra-at-Tahoe family" alt="Sierra-at-Tahoe family" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sierra-at-Tahoe%20Family%20Pic.jpg?1328042593" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/sierra-tahoe/winters-back-sierra-tahoe-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sierra at Tahoe sierra-at-tahoe video Video skilaketahoe Tue, 31 Jan 2012 20:45:16 +0000 Manager 25531 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Up to 5 FEET of new snow at Lake Tahoe - Winter has arrived! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/5-feet-new-snow-lake-tahoe-winter-has-arrived <p>It&rsquo;s true! Mother Nature has delivered, generously dumping feetfuls of powder on the 7 Ski Lake Tahoe resorts. While it&rsquo;s still snowing as of this writing, current storm totals range between 27-60 inches of new snow, or between <strong>2-5 feet</strong> of new snow!</p> <p>This is fantastic news for the ski resorts, which are opening more terrain and lifts every day.&nbsp;But don't take our word for it - check out the latest videos we've seen posted from the resorts this weekend!&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="410" height="274" title="Mt Rose Powder Snow" alt="Mt Rose Powder Snow" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/skiing%20pow%20-%20Mt%20Rose.jpg?1327355234" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/5-feet-new-snow-lake-tahoe-winter-has-arrived" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Mon, 23 Jan 2012 21:47:50 +0000 Manager 24937 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Are You Ready for Snow? http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley/are-you-ready-snow <p>Are you ready? Temperatures are dropping and moisture will be in the air. Sounds like we should be seeing snow above 7,000&rsquo; starting Wednesday night and some <a href="http://www.squaw.com/blog/big-storms-tap-week">weather</a> continuing throughout the weekend!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="451" height="300" title="Powder skiing at Squaw Valley" alt="Powder skiing at Squaw Valley" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/de%20vre%2002_20_0159.jpg?1326904774" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/squaw-valley/are-you-ready-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events powder snow Snow Conditions Squaw Valley skilaketahoe Wed, 18 Jan 2012 16:40:18 +0000 Manager 24553 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Get Ready for Snow http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/get-ready-snow <p>Sure this hasn&rsquo;t been the snowy start we had all hoped for (in fact, the Sierra Nevada Mountains haven&rsquo;t seen a November and December this dry and warm since immediately following the Civil War &ndash; 1879. Ouch!), but we are keeping our faith for a Fabulous February, Miracle March and Awesome April. And when it comes &ndash; <a href="http://www.weather.com/weather/tenday/Truckee+CA+96161">as soon as next week possibly</a> &ndash; it&rsquo;ll come in feet so be ready. Here is a primer on what Alpine has to offer when conditions permits:<br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="461" height="307" title="Alpine Meadows &amp; Lake Tahoe" alt="Alpine Meadows &amp; Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Alpine10a.jpg?1326490520" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/get-ready-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine Meadows skilaketahoe Fri, 13 Jan 2012 21:38:39 +0000 Manager 24271 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com How One Lesson Can Be the Experience of a Lifetime http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/how-one-lesson-can-be-experience-lifetime <p>Someone asked me the other day what was my favorite lesson to teach on the mountain. While your average person might assume that advanced classes are the best, I honestly hesitated for quite a while before responding. My eventual answer: &ldquo;I don&rsquo;t care what age or level a person might be, I just care that they want to be there. I just want someone who is passionate about this experience and excited to be on the mountain.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="283" height="284" title="Heavenly Adult Ski School" alt="Heavenly Adult Ski School" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly_Ski_Ride_Schoolsq.jpg?1325788741" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/heavenly-ski-resort/how-one-lesson-can-be-experience-lifetime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Heavenly Ski Resort Thu, 05 Jan 2012 17:18:10 +0000 Manager 23718 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com 7 Mountains, 7 Weeks of Giveaways! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/facebook/7-mountains-7-weeks-giveaways <p>With the New Year come and gone, we're thinking about our resolutions. If yours involved skiing and riding at Lake Tahoe this season as ours did, you&rsquo;re in luck! We&rsquo;ve just launched a 7 week promotion on the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SkiLakeTahoe?sk=app_322582834432414">Ski Lake Tahoe Facebook page</a>, with a slew of great prizes including the following:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="602" height="502" title="Ski Lake Tahoe 7 Mountains promotion" alt="Ski Lake Tahoe 7 Mountains promotion" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SLT7Mountainsbig.jpg?1325721808" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/facebook/7-mountains-7-weeks-giveaways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> facebook skilaketahoe sweepstakes skilaketahoe Thu, 05 Jan 2012 00:14:02 +0000 Manager 23693 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Ringing in the New Year Kirkwood Style http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/ringing-new-year-kirkwood-style <p>Despite the slow start to winter there has been plenty going on at Kirkwood Mountain Resort! Rail jams, pray for snow parties, some great man-made conditions, terrain park and USAirbag! We are heading into the New Year with top to bottom skiing &amp; riding, and some of the best conditions around Lake Tahoe thanks to our snowmaking crew who remain dedicated to bringing you exceptional surface conditions. The terrain accessed off Chairs 1, 5, 6 &amp; 11 provides skiing and riding for all abilities from first time thru to advanced.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="418" height="640" title="Kirkwood fireworks" alt="Kirkwood fireworks" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20fireworks.jpg?1325103900" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/events/ringing-new-year-kirkwood-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events Kirkwood Ski Resort Wed, 28 Dec 2011 20:25:58 +0000 Manager 23254 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com "I can't believe it’s man-made snow!" http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/i-cant-believe-it%E2%80%99s-man-made-snow <p><img width="300" height="325" vspace="5" hspace="8" align="right" alt="" src="/sites/default/files/dec16_0.jpg" />This is what the folks are saying about conditions up at Mt. Rose! With 4 out of the 7 lifts spinning and more terrain opening regularly, people are raving about what great snow Mt. Rose has. Mt. Rose continues to open up more terrain and with cooler temperatures, Mt. Rose is able to run the snow guns practically non-stop!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="225" title="Mt Rose groomers" alt="Mt Rose groomers" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MTrosessmall.jpg?1324566203" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/snow-conditions/i-cant-believe-it%E2%80%99s-man-made-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions skilaketahoe Thu, 22 Dec 2011 15:04:13 +0000 Manager 22947 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort Introduces The Burton Star Wars Experience http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/random/sierra-tahoe-resort-introduces-burton-star-wars-experience <p><img alt="Star Wars Burton park at Sierra-at-Tahoe" width="120" height="120" hspace="8" align="right" src="/sites/default/files/medium_BurtonStarWarsExperi%232EB41E.jpg" />Yoda, R2-D2, C-3PO, Chewbacca, Jar Jar Binks, Anakin Skywalker, Ewoks&hellip; Getting excited yet? <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> is stoked to partner with industry leader <a href="http://www.burton.com/">Burton Snowboards</a> and Lucasfilm Ltd. to bring our guests the worlds ONLY Burton <em>Star Wars</em> Experience.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/random/sierra-tahoe-resort-introduces-burton-star-wars-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Random skilaketahoe Mon, 19 Dec 2011 22:21:15 +0000 Manager 22772 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Gearing up for a Sweet Season at Alpine Meadows http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/gearing-sweet-season-alpine-meadows <p>This season is going to be an exciting one at <a href="http://www.skialpine.com/?utm_source=skilaketahoe&amp;utm_medium=blog&amp;utm_campaign=dec15">Alpine Meadows</a>. With the recent joining of forces of Alpine Meadows and <a href="http://www.squaw.com/">Squaw Valley</a>, there is much to look forward to! With one ticket, you now gain access to 6,000 acres of majestic terrain, 43 lifts, and 270+ trails. This year we are featuring a free shuttle which runs every 30 minutes making it possible to ski both mountains in one day &ndash; no car required!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/gearing-sweet-season-alpine-meadows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Video skilaketahoe Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:28:23 +0000 Manager 22588 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Promised Land Express Preview http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/promised-land-express-preview <p class="rteleft"><em><sup>Guest post provided by our friends at Northstar California Resort</sup></em></p> <p class="rteleft"><em>Bill Rock (<a href="https://twitter.com/#!/bill_rock" target="_blank">@Bill_Rock</a>) shows us the new Promised Land Express lift at Northstar!</em>&nbsp;</p> <p class="rtecenter"><iframe height="360" frameborder="0" width="640" align="middle" allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/aoHE1QuU1zg?rel=0"></iframe></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/promised-land-express-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Snow Conditions Video skilaketahoe Thu, 15 Dec 2011 18:44:38 +0000 Manager 22534 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com How to Experience 24 Hours of Heavenly – Ski All Day, Party All Night http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/how-experience-24-hours-heavenly-%E2%80%93-ski-all-day-party-all-night <p>Mother Nature. Lady Luck. No winter snowsports destination combines the two better than Lake Tahoe. Where else can you ski blower powder all day and party at Vegas-style casinos and all-night dance clubs until the wee hours? <br /> <br /> </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="168" height="168" title="Apres ski at Heavenly&#039;s Tamarack Lodge" alt="Apres ski at Heavenly&#039;s Tamarack Lodge" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Apres-ski-tamarack.png?1323450844" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/apr%C3%A8s-ski/how-experience-24-hours-heavenly-%E2%80%93-ski-all-day-party-all-night" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Après Ski skilaketahoe Fri, 09 Dec 2011 17:16:59 +0000 Manager 22153 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Snowcat tours & a new Burton park at Sierra-at-Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/snowcat-tours-new-burton-park-sierra-tahoe <p class="rteleft">Temperatures are dropping as the winds from the west become stronger bringing in winter storms. The first snowflakes have already fallen and winter is on the way! With predictions of another amazing winter, <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> remains focused on giving our guest exactly what they want, endless powder, amazing tree skiing, nationally recognized terrain parks, South Shore&rsquo;s only Superpipe, and the best value in Tahoe.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="227" height="300" title="Colby Cat - Photo by Jorik Blom" alt="Colby Cat - Photo by Jorik Blom" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Colby%20Cliff-SAT%20small.jpg?1321982097" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/video/snowcat-tours-new-burton-park-sierra-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Video skilaketahoe Tue, 22 Nov 2011 16:55:57 +0000 Manager 21495 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com What's New at Heavenly Ski Resort http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/whats-new-heavenly-ski-resort <p><img hspace="10" alt="" vspace="10" align="right" width="300" height="200" src="/sites/default/files/KidsSRS_0.jpg" /></p> <p>Heavenly Mountain Resort is constantly evolving and improving. This year is no different &ndash; with new runs, new dining options, a new apr&egrave;s party scene and many other additions to the on-mountain experience.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="502" height="336" title="Bear Cave - Heavenly Ski Resort" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/KidsSRS_1.jpg?1320076650" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/whats-new-heavenly-ski-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Mon, 07 Nov 2011 15:58:35 +0000 admin 20704 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Countdown to Opening Day! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/countdown-opening-day <p>With less than a month until the first Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are slated to open, we&rsquo;re in full countdown mode here at Ski Lake Tahoe HQ. That includes trying to locate our gear, practicing our best season pass grin and doing our snow dances daily.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Figuring that we&rsquo;re not alone in our enthusiasm, we thought the following list of ski resort opening dates might be of interest. As resorts confirm dates we&rsquo;ll be updating this, so be sure to check back!<br /> &nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/countdown-opening-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Thu, 20 Oct 2011 21:10:30 +0000 Manager 20448 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com First Snow of the 2011/12 Season! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/first-snow-201112-season <p>Mother Nature proved yet again that she&rsquo;s a&nbsp;snowboarder, as a fast moving storm dropped between <strong>6-12 inches of fresh snow</strong> at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts in the past 24 hours. The storm should move out of here by Friday, returning us to seasonal temps. But in the meantime, those of us that live for winter are giddy with excitement.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="480" height="360" title="View from the Sierra-at-Tahoe Tiki Deck 10.5.2011" alt="View from the Sierra-at-Tahoe Tiki Deck 10.5.2011" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Sierra-at-Tahoe%20Tiki%20Dec%2010.5.2011.jpg?1317854663" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/first-snow-201112-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skilaketahoe Wed, 05 Oct 2011 22:47:38 +0000 Manager 20012 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring at Alpine Meadows - You've Got it Good! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good <p>Spring at Alpine Meadows is a time of year to celebrate the fact that, yep &ndash; we&rsquo;ve got it GOOD. It&rsquo;s not an opinion; it&rsquo;s fact.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="200" height="300" title="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" alt="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/AlpineMeadowsSpring10_2.jpg?1302554276" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/alpine-meadows/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good#comments Alpine Meadows Mon, 11 Apr 2011 20:41:06 +0000 Manager 14021 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Spring at Alpine Meadows - You've Got it Good! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good <p>Spring at Alpine Meadows is a time of year to celebrate the fact that, yep &ndash; we&rsquo;ve got it GOOD. It&rsquo;s not an opinion; it&rsquo;s fact.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="200" height="300" title="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" alt="Spring skiing at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/AlpineMeadowsSpring10_2.jpg?1302554276" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/spring-alpine-meadows-youve-got-it-good#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 11 Apr 2011 20:42:42 +0000 Manager 14022 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Record Breaking Snow Means Extended Seasons for Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-snow-means-extended-seasons-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>Spring is here, and not just on the calendar. After receiving up to 16 feet of snow in a 9 day period, the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are celebrating both the record-breaking snowfall and the return of sunshine. Not being the types to look a gift horse in the mouth, many of the ski resorts have announced they are extending their seasons!&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>Ski Lake Tahoe 2010/2011 season closing dates</strong><br /> Northstar-at-Tahoe&trade; - April 24th</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="240" title="Pond skimming at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="Pond skimming at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Mt%20Rose%20Pond%20Skim_0.jpg?1301423641" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-snow-means-extended-seasons-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-snow-means-extended-seasons-lake-tahoe-ski-resorts#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 29 Mar 2011 18:41:10 +0000 Manager 13261 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Kirkwood Open until May 1st! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-open-until-may-1st <p>After a record breaking early start to the season, Kirkwood has announced that the resort will remain open until May 1st for skiing &amp; riding! The Timber Creek facilities along with the Tahoe Learning Center will remain open until April 24th. Kirkwood has truly lived up to its reputation for epic snowfall these last few weeks with back to back storm systems just hammering the resort. The resort is well on its way to having a record season with the snowfall total surpassing 700 inches on March 26th. The last time the resort hit the magic 700 inch mark was in winter 2004/05.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="448" height="298" title="Kirkwood skier photo: Rachid Dahnoun, Aurora Photos" alt="Kirkwood skier photo: Rachid Dahnoun, Aurora Photos" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Kirkwood%20rachid%20feb%2026.jpg?1301338507" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-open-until-may-1st" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-open-until-may-1st#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 28 Mar 2011 19:02:03 +0000 Manager 13169 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com A Record-Breaking Season http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-season <p>No doubt you&rsquo;ve heard plenty about how much snow the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts have received this season.&nbsp;What you might not know is that many of the ski resorts have broken previous snowfall records, most of which included April snow totals.&nbsp;Put simply, this season is already showing signs of being a record-breaker, and there&rsquo;s still another month left!</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="267" title="Heavenly powder snowboarding" alt="Heavenly powder snowboarding" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Big%20Snow%202011Heavenly.jpg?1300980194" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/record-breaking-season#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 24 Mar 2011 15:10:17 +0000 Manager 12836 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Family Friendly Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/family-friendly-lake-tahoe <p>We love Lake Tahoe for so many reasons &ndash; the scenic beauty, the snow, the huge amount and variety of skiable terrain, the great weather, the many events that occur throughout the winter season &ndash; we could go on and on.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/family-friendly-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/family-friendly-lake-tahoe#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 17 Mar 2011 22:15:58 +0000 Manager 12304 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mt. Rose – Ski Tahoe Has Incredible Specials Available Now http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-has-incredible-specials-available-now <div class="rteleft">Only 25 minutes away from the <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/airport-rno">Reno/Tahoe International Airport</a> and 15 minutes away from North Lake Tahoe, Mt. Rose is Tahoe&rsquo;s closest skiing to Reno. With the <a href="http://www.mtrose.com/tickets-passes-daily-specials/tickets-passes-daily-specials">Happy Landings special</a>, you can fly in and ski the same day and then get your next day&rsquo;s lift ticket free. Affordable ski and stay packages out of Reno start at $79, so you can enjoy the nightlife of Reno and hit the slopes the next day.</div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="240" title="Pond skimming at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" alt="Pond skimming at Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Mt%20Rose%20Pond%20Skim.jpg?1300223116" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-has-incredible-specials-available-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-has-incredible-specials-available-now#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 15 Mar 2011 21:07:37 +0000 Manager 12173 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort: The Place to Learn! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-resort-place-learn <p>Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort is known as &ldquo;the place to learn&rdquo; in Lake Tahoe. Sierra Resort offers a friendly and laidback atmosphere where people can experience sliding on snow, the wind in their face and the fresh mountain air.</p> <p>New this season our beginner terrain has two new carpet conveyor lifts that make getting to the top of the beginner hill a breeze, so skiers and riders can focus their energy on learning to come down the mountain instead of worrying how they are going to get up.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="300" height="200" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Learn%20to%20ski%20or%20ride%20at%20Sierra%20Resort%20for%20just%20%2435%20Photo%20Credit%20Terren%20Gomezsm.jpg?1298919116" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-resort-place-learn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-resort-place-learn#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 28 Feb 2011 18:54:46 +0000 Manager 11005 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Winter Returns to Lake Tahoe! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/winter-returns-lake-tahoe <p>While we&rsquo;ve been enjoying the incredible snowpack, mild temps requiring less in the way of layers and typical Tahoe bluebird days over the last few weeks, Mother Nature is gearing up for a return visit to Tahoe, and we couldn&rsquo;t be happier!</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="234" height="253" title="Northstar-at-Tahoe" alt="Northstar-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/NorthstarblogphotoWomen-Powder_75_Rosen_910sm.jpg?1297959537" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/winter-returns-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/winter-returns-lake-tahoe#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 14 Feb 2011 19:05:06 +0000 Manager 9826 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Dawn Patrol, Steep Grooming + Fly & Ski Free at Squaw Valley USA http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/dawn-patrol-steep-grooming-fly-ski-free-squaw-valley-usa <p>It&rsquo;s been a fantastic winter at <a href="http://www.squaw.com">Squaw Valley USA</a>, and with a slew of new programs and promotions to complement the terrific skiing and riding, it&rsquo;s a great time to check out this legendary ski resort.&nbsp;Read on to learn more about steep grooming, skiing for free the day you arrive and the upcoming forecast!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="384" height="256" title="Dawn Patrol at Squaw Valley USA. Photo: Hank DeVre" alt="Dawn Patrol at Squaw Valley USA. Photo: Hank DeVre" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/deVre_SV01_04__0010deVre_SV01_04__0010sm.jpg?1297100943" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/dawn-patrol-steep-grooming-fly-ski-free-squaw-valley-usa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/dawn-patrol-steep-grooming-fly-ski-free-squaw-valley-usa#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 07 Feb 2011 17:52:19 +0000 Manager 9379 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Fresh Snow and Steep Skiing at Lake Tahoe http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/fresh-snow-and-steep-skiing-lake-tahoe <p>We appreciate the beauty of pristine corduroy as much as the next person, but when the fresh snow falls (as it did <a href="http://archives.subscribermail.com/msg/b24335b4bce7427e94c2f1a8d1df0917.htm">over the weekend</a>), we&rsquo;re all about finding the untracked powder off the beaten path.&nbsp;The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts boast an amazing variety of off-the-groomer terrain, ranging from tree skiing to wide open bowls to steep chutes.&nbsp;Need proof of the fun-factor? Check out a taste of what we&rsquo;re talking about in our latest video below.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/fresh-snow-and-steep-skiing-lake-tahoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/fresh-snow-and-steep-skiing-lake-tahoe#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 31 Jan 2011 22:41:14 +0000 Manager 8947 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mt. Rose – Ski Tahoe Provides Great Value http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-provides-great-value <p>Mt. Rose is Tahoe&rsquo;s closest skiing to Reno, located just 25 minutes away from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport and 15 minutes away from North Lake Tahoe. With the Happy Landings special, you can fly in and ski the same day, then get your next day&rsquo;s lift ticket free. Affordable ski and stay packages out of Reno start at $79, so you can enjoy the nightlife of Reno and hit the slopes the next day.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="448" height="279" alt="Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe skier" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MtRoselake%20shot.JPG?1295478735" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-provides-great-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mt-rose-%E2%80%93-ski-tahoe-provides-great-value#comments skilaketahoe Wed, 19 Jan 2011 23:13:12 +0000 Manager 8147 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Unbeatable ski deals at the Lake Tahoe resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/unbeatable-ski-deals-lake-tahoe-resorts <p>It&rsquo;s been an amazing winter at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts, with record-breaking snowfall making for terrific snow conditions.&nbsp;The Ski Lake Tahoe resorts are providing even more reason to plan a trip here, with a number of fantastic ski deals for those who fly into Reno-Tahoe International Airport, including free skiing and savings on lift tickets and lodging. In many cases, all you have to do to take advantage of these deals is show your boarding pass.&nbsp;Doesn&rsquo;t get much easier to save than that!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="261" title="Fly to Reno-Tahoe International Airport and save!" alt="Fly to Reno-Tahoe International Airport and save!" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/RMCFlytoLAwebsitescreenshotsmall.png?1294358211" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/unbeatable-ski-deals-lake-tahoe-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/unbeatable-ski-deals-lake-tahoe-resorts#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 06 Jan 2011 23:59:47 +0000 Manager 7388 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Heavenly and Harrah’s Combines South Tahoe’s Nightlife with Incredible Snow http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-and-harrah%E2%80%99s-combines-south-tahoe%E2%80%99s-nightlife-incredible-snow <p>Looking to combine a love of music with a love of skiing/snowboarding into one action-packed weekend? Then Heavenly Mountain Resort and Harrah&rsquo;s Lake Tahoe in South Lake Tahoe is the place for you.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="636" alt="Heavenly winter blast" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/WinterBlastJan_8.5x11_CounterCardHeavenly.jpg?1294095734" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-and-harrah%E2%80%99s-combines-south-tahoe%E2%80%99s-nightlife-incredible-snow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-and-harrah%E2%80%99s-combines-south-tahoe%E2%80%99s-nightlife-incredible-snow#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 03 Jan 2011 23:04:17 +0000 Manager 7156 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Great Lake Tahoe ski vacation values make planning a breeze! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/great-lake-tahoe-ski-vacation-values-make-planning-breeze <p>As much as Lake Tahoe is known for the terrific skiing and riding (not to mention the majestic lake and record-breaking snowfall this season!), it&rsquo;s also known as a great ski vacation value.&nbsp;Besides boasting varied terrain, you can find a similar variety in the accommodations.&nbsp;&nbsp; Whether you seek a slope side condo, well appointed hotel room, budget motel or cozy cabin for a family getaway, you&rsquo;ll find it here.&nbsp;Coupled with the array of options are a slew of great specials and packages designed to make your vacation both affordable and enjoyable.&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" title="View of Lake Tahoe" alt="View of Lake Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/View%20of%20Lake%20Tahoe%20from%20Trimmer.jpg?1293563368" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/great-lake-tahoe-ski-vacation-values-make-planning-breeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/great-lake-tahoe-ski-vacation-values-make-planning-breeze#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 28 Dec 2010 19:12:38 +0000 Manager 6799 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Alpine Meadows: More than just deep powder skiing http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/alpine-meadows-more-just-deep-powder-skiing <p>If you&rsquo;re planning to visit Alpine Meadows soon, it&rsquo;ll be hard for you to believe it&rsquo;s not February when you arrive.&nbsp; So far this season (November/December), Alpine has receive more than 22 feet of snow at its mid mountain snow stake.&nbsp; The mountain is absolutely bursting at the seams with snow. &nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1080" height="819" title="Deep powder at Alpine Meadows" alt="Deep powder at Alpine Meadows" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/AlpineBlogSLT2_0.jpg?1293136817" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/alpine-meadows-more-just-deep-powder-skiing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/alpine-meadows-more-just-deep-powder-skiing#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 23 Dec 2010 20:41:12 +0000 Manager 6501 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Christmas comes early with up to 7 FEET of new snow at Tahoe ski resorts http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/christmas-comes-early-7-feet-new-snow-tahoe-ski-resorts <p>Skiers and riders received an early gift when a storm system dumped up to 7 feet of new snow over seven days, bringing <a href="http://tahoeweatherdiscussion.com/first-day-or-middle-of-winter">early season snow totals</a> to as much as 300 inches at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts!&nbsp;&nbsp;Powder snow is always a welcome gift, especially timed so close to the holidays!&nbsp;We hear that the snow even tempted Santa from his pre-holiday work, and that he&rsquo;s been spotted at a few of the resorts.&nbsp;Don&rsquo;t believe us? Check out the below video and see for yourself.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/christmas-comes-early-7-feet-new-snow-tahoe-ski-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/christmas-comes-early-7-feet-new-snow-tahoe-ski-resorts#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 21 Dec 2010 23:30:28 +0000 Manager 6402 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Kirkwood: A Record Breaking Start! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-record-breaking-start <p><a href="http://www.kirkwood.com">Kirkwood&rsquo;s</a> earliest opening in 5 seasons and a record breaking November storm &ndash; this 2010/11 winter season has started off with a bang!&nbsp; The K-Factor is in full effect &amp; unprecedented early snow provided awesome early season conditions and excellent coverage top to bottom.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1617" height="1116" title="Another powder day at Kirkwood Mountain Resort" alt="Another powder day at Kirkwood Mountain Resort" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Photo%20courtesy%20of%20Kirkwood%20Mountain%20Resort.jpg?1292800705" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-record-breaking-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/kirkwood-record-breaking-start#comments skilaketahoe Sun, 19 Dec 2010 23:19:23 +0000 Manager 6233 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Two feet of snow this week, another 10 feet by Christmas? http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/two-feet-snow-week-another-10-feet-christmas <p>The Lake Tahoe resorts have seen an amazing start to the winter season with 10 feet of new snow in November alone.&nbsp;December is shaping up to be DEEPcember, as over 2 feet of snow fell earlier this week, and thanks to a series of major winter storms positioned to hit the region this weekend, there&rsquo;s talk of up to 10 feet of new snow by Christmas!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="372" height="313" title="Lake Tahoe after Tuesday&#039;s snow storm" alt="Lake Tahoe after Tuesday&#039;s snow storm" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/CIMG2269crop-small.jpg?1292610223" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/two-feet-snow-week-another-10-feet-christmas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/two-feet-snow-week-another-10-feet-christmas#comments skilaketahoe Fri, 17 Dec 2010 18:52:11 +0000 Manager 6090 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Sierra-at-Tahoe Makes Learning to Ski & Ride Fun! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-makes-learning-ski-ride-fun <p><a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/learn-to-ski-ride">Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort</a> welcomed the first beginner skiers and snowboarders to <a href="http://www.sierraattahoe.com/lessons-rentals/lessons">Easy Street</a>, a newly constructed learning and development area featuring two new carpet conveyor lifts that make getting up the beginner hill a breeze, so skiers and riders can focus on learning to come down the mountain.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="667" title="Learn to ski or ride at Sierra Resort for just $35 Photo Credit Terren Gomez" alt="Learn to ski or ride at Sierra Resort for just $35 Photo Credit Terren Gomez" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Learn%20to%20ski%20or%20ride%20at%20Sierra%20Resort%20for%20just%20%2435%20Photo%20Credit%20Terren%20Gomez.jpg?1291938685" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-makes-learning-ski-ride-fun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/sierra-tahoe-makes-learning-ski-ride-fun#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 09 Dec 2010 23:54:55 +0000 Manager 5679 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Just Another Day in Paradise http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/just-another-day-paradise <p><em>&nbsp;&quot;At last the lake burst upon us - a noble sheet of blue water lifted 6,300 feet above the level of the sea, and walled in by a rim of snow-clad mountain peaks that towered aloft 3,000 feet higher still! It was a vast oval . . . As it lay there with the shadows of the mountains brilliantly photographed upon its still surface, I thought it must surely be the fairest picture the whole earth affords.&quot; -- Mark Twain, Roughing It</em></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/just-another-day-paradise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/just-another-day-paradise#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 02 Dec 2010 21:58:56 +0000 Manager 5351 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Mother Nature’s Starting the Season Strong! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mother-nature%E2%80%99s-starting-season-strong <p>Well, there&rsquo;s no denying the season is starting out strong! Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort&rsquo;s Opening Weekend was incredible &ndash; more than 4 feet of snow in two days, and it&rsquo;s expected to continue early this week and clear up for the Thanskgiving holiday. We sure know what we&rsquo;re thankful for!!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="300" title="Top of Vista Lift at Northstar-at-Tahoe" alt="Top of Vista Lift at Northstar-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/11.21.10%20Top%20of%20Vistasmall.jpg?1290538434" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mother-nature%E2%80%99s-starting-season-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/mother-nature%E2%80%99s-starting-season-strong#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 23 Nov 2010 18:54:46 +0000 Manager 4797 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe Ski Season Begins with 6+ Feet of Fresh Snow (and it’s still snowing!) http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-ski-season-begins-6-feet-fresh-snow-and-it%E2%80%99s-still-snowing <p>It&rsquo;s going to be a white Thanksgiving at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts, thanks to a strong winter storm that blew in on Friday, leaving 6+ feet of fresh snow at the upper elevations.&nbsp;It&rsquo;s still snowing, and the forecast is for <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ072&amp;warncounty=CAC017&amp;firewxzone=CAZ272&amp;local_place1=South+Lake+Tahoe+CA&amp;product1=Winter+Storm+Warning">up to another 2 feet</a> to fall before Thanksgiving Day.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Talk about a reason to give thanks!<img alt="Snow covered chairlifts at Sierra-at-Tahoe" width="2</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="283" title="Heavenly powder skiing November 21, 2010" alt="Heavenly powder skiing November 21, 2010" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Heavenly%2011.21.10dan_Seq_6sm.jpg?1290471358" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-ski-season-begins-6-feet-fresh-snow-and-it%E2%80%99s-still-snowing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-ski-season-begins-6-feet-fresh-snow-and-it%E2%80%99s-still-snowing#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 23 Nov 2010 00:22:31 +0000 Manager 4772 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Tahoe resorts to see big storm this weekend http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe-resorts-see-big-storm-weekend <p>What could get us more excited about opening weekend at the Lake Tahoe ski resorts? A forecast for a major winter storm that brings cold temps and lots of snow!</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe-resorts-see-big-storm-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe-resorts-see-big-storm-weekend#comments skilaketahoe Wed, 17 Nov 2010 22:18:45 +0000 Manager 4475 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Heavenly opens November 19th - just a week away! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-opens-november-19th-just-week-away <p class="rtecenter">&nbsp;</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/16774213" width="400" height="225" align="center" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://vimeo.com/16774213">Snowmaking Update</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/heavenlymountain">Heavenly Mountain</a> on <a href="http://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-opens-november-19th-just-week-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/heavenly-opens-november-19th-just-week-away#comments skilaketahoe Fri, 12 Nov 2010 01:35:40 +0000 Manager 4326 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com New snow at Lake Tahoe + free nights with Southwest Vacations! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/new-snow-lake-tahoe-free-nights-southwest-vacations <p>It looks like La Nina has arrived! Up to a foot of new snow fell at the Ski Lake Tahoe resorts yesterday, helping to supplement snowmaking efforts.&nbsp;<a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?site=rev&amp;smap=1&amp;textField1=38.93333&amp;textField2=-119.98333">More snow is in the forecast</a> for Tuesday night, so keep up those snow dances.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="533" height="400" title="New snow and snowmaking at Northstar-at-Tahoe" alt="Snowmaking at Northstar-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/Northstar%20Main%20Street%2011.8.10.small_.jpg?1289256074" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/new-snow-lake-tahoe-free-nights-southwest-vacations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/new-snow-lake-tahoe-free-nights-southwest-vacations#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 08 Nov 2010 22:43:59 +0000 Manager 4186 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Lake Tahoe rated #1 early ski destination by Orbitz http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-rated-1-early-ski-destination-orbitz <div>While we consider Lake Tahoe #1, we realize that we might not be the most objective observers.&nbsp;So it&rsquo;s nice to see that Orbitz agrees, having recently announced <a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/orbitz-insider-index-highlights-top-10-early-ski-destinations-106433923.html">Lake Tahoe as its top early ski destination for 2010</a>.&nbsp;World-class skiing at the largest concentration of ski resorts in North America, great snow, nightlife &amp; entertainment, along with a plethora of activities means that Lake Tahoe offers something unique for everyone - you included</div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-rated-1-early-ski-destination-orbitz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/lake-tahoe-rated-1-early-ski-destination-orbitz#comments skilaketahoe Wed, 03 Nov 2010 14:04:13 +0000 Manager 3990 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Squaw Valley USA - No One Does Winter Like Us http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/squaw-valley-usa-no-one-does-winter-us <p>With a fresh layer of snow already covering the upper mountain, they&rsquo;re gearing up for another phenomenal winter season at <a href="http://www.squaw.com/">Squaw Valley USA</a>! Located on Tahoe&rsquo;s north shore, Squaw boasts 4,000 acres of some of North America&rsquo;s most diverse and coveted terrain as well as a vibrant apr&egrave;s scene and base village.&nbsp;This year they&rsquo;re offering expanded night skiing, delicious new eats and more adventures for kids and families. &nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="400" height="400" title="Squaw skier photo: Hank deVre" alt="Squaw skier photo: Hank deVre" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SquawHankDeVre_400x400.jpg?1288284836" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/squaw-valley-usa-no-one-does-winter-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/squaw-valley-usa-no-one-does-winter-us#comments skilaketahoe Thu, 28 Oct 2010 16:59:11 +0000 Manager 3849 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com More snow means winter is on its way! http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/more-snow-means-winter-its-way <p>This weekend&rsquo;s storms at Lake Tahoe delivered a few inches of snow at many of the ski resorts, bringing us one step closer to winter. And with <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/opening-day-0">Heavenly</a> announcing it will open on November 19, and <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/opening-day">Northstar-at-Tahoe</a> and <a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/plan/calendar/opening-day-1">Squaw Valley</a> planning on opening on November 20, there truly are only a few weeks left before ski season begins!&nbsp;</p> <p>Are you ready?</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="480" alt="new snow at Sierra-at-Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/SierraSnow10.25.jpg?1288034076" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/more-snow-means-winter-its-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/more-snow-means-winter-its-way#comments skilaketahoe Mon, 25 Oct 2010 19:19:20 +0000 Manager 3764 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Tahoe’s first snowfall of the season http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe%E2%80%99s-first-snowfall-season <p class="imgleft"><img hspace="10" height="166" width="250" vspace="1" border="1" align="left" alt="Mt Rose snow - October 2010" src="http://desmond.yfrog.com/Himg716/scaled.php?tn=0&amp;server=716&amp;filename=krht.jpg&amp;xsize=640&amp;ysize=640" /></p> <p>Snow in October isn&rsquo;t unusual for the Lake Tahoe ski resorts, but it&rsquo;s still exciting to see snow-capped mountains so early. Photos from<a href="http://yfrog.com/jwkrhtj"> Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe</a> and <a href="http://www.skiheavenly.com/video-and-interactive/web-cams.aspx?d=d">Heavenly's webcams</a> proved that the weather forecasts for snow at higher elevations were indeed true.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="350" height="233" alt="October snow on Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/MtRose%20Snow%2010.4.10_0.jpg?1286298558" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe%E2%80%99s-first-snowfall-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/tahoe%E2%80%99s-first-snowfall-season#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 05 Oct 2010 17:07:01 +0000 Manager 3237 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com Counting down to ski season http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/counting-down-ski-season <p>It&rsquo;s hard to believe that the winter season is only about three months away. Three months to start thinking about where you&rsquo;ll be skiing and riding this season, when you&rsquo;re going, who you&rsquo;re going with, what gear you need (and want) this season, and how quickly you can <a target="_blank" href="http://twitter.com/skilaketahoe/status/22632403552">get in shape</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="134" height="94" alt="" src="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_thumb_0.jpg?1282925546" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/counting-down-ski-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.skilaketahoe.com/blog/skilaketahoe/counting-down-ski-season#comments skilaketahoe Tue, 31 Aug 2010 23:45:49 +0000 admin 331 at http://www.skilaketahoe.com