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Atop majestic Donner Summit, enjoying the most snowfall in Tahoe, sits Sugar Bowl Resort, long considered the Grand Dame of Tahoe skiing for its rich history dating back to 1939 when resort founders had first pick of best location. 76 years later, you’ll find the perfect mix of classic high-alpine charm and modern amenities, with three slopeside day lodges, a brand new terrain park, and the world-class Mountain Sports Learning Center, offering tailored lessons to beginners and experts alike.


As the closest major resort to Sacramento and the Bay Area, skiers enjoy Sugar Bowl’s ease & convenience, with hundreds of free slopeside parking spots. 13 chairlifts access 1,650 acres with 1,500 vertical, and an open boundary policy gives access to endless backcountry terrain. Royal Gorge Cross Country, North America’s largest XC ski resort, is seamlessly integrated with the Village at Sugar Bowl, connecting 200km of groomed trails across 6,000 acres of scenic terrain. A truly unique resort experience with wonderful skiing & riding, plus XC skating & striding, surrounding America’s only snowbound village.

629 Sugar Bowl Road
Norden, CA 95724

(530) 426-9000   General Info
(866) 843-2695  FREE Lodging Reservations

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One of California’s first winter recreation resorts, Homewood Mountain Resort, founded in 1961, is located steps from Lake Tahoe’s shore. Winner of the 2013 National Ski Areas Association Golden Eagle award for environmental stewardship, Homewood continues to offer premier winter skiing and snowboarding with a focus on guest service and unique vacation packages. Homewood offers the Tahoe Basin’s only Family Season Pass deal, whereby two adults and two teens/kids ski or ride all season with no blackout days for one unbeatable price.


Lakefront ski + lodging packages are available at Homewood’s West Shore Café and Inn, across the street from our main lodge. Homewood is accessible via Interstate 80 and/or California State Route 50 to California State Route 89, just 55 miles from Reno Tahoe International Airport.

5145 West Lake Blvd.
Homewood, CA 96141

(530) 525-2992   General Info
(866) 525-5200 FREE   Lodging Reservations

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