It's a great time to be a kid at Squaw Valley's annual Kid-O-Rama extravaganza. This 8 day event starts today and runs through Saturday, February 23. Kid-O-Rama offers fun for all ages. Street parties, big truck night, teen group lessons and a dance party on ice are just [...]

By | February 15th, 2013|0 Comments

Will you pay $92 to ski Alpine?

Alpine Meadows has always been one of my favorite resorts in Tahoe. For me, it has just the right mix of terrain, amenities, fast lifts, close parking, easy access and customer service. It also had affordable lift ticket prices - until now. I wondered when I heard the news that [...]

By | December 16th, 2011|0 Comments

Spring pass sale at major resorts

Alpine Meadows April 1 - May 15 $99! By far the best spring deal. Alpine just extended their season to May 15, giving you 45 days of skiing for $99; $119 with Alpine Club membership. You must be an Alpine Club member to purchase the ticket. You can join for [...]

By | March 27th, 2011|0 Comments

Snow shoe tours, sleigh rides and Telemark days this weekend

Jan. 14 & 15, 5:30 p.m Moonlight Snow Shoe Tours of Olympic Valley Squaw Valley USA and Tubbs will host a moonlight snowshoe tour starting at High Camp. Package includes tour, cable car and snowshoe rental: Adults $34, youth $29, 12 and under $22. $18 with lift ticket or season [...]

By | January 13th, 2011|0 Comments

$15 lift tickets, $25 learn to ski and more this weekend

If you're looking for a reprieve from holiday shopping, this may be the perfect weekend for a trip to Tahoe. Boreal will offer 12 hours of skiing or boarding for $15 on Friday. If you're new to the sport, five North Shore resorts are offering a learn-to-ski (or snowboard) package [...]

By | December 9th, 2010|0 Comments

Resort report, snow levels

The following Tahoe resorts are open: Boreal 58-65" base / 5 lifts open Sugar Bowl 56-65" base/ 6 lifts open Squaw Valley 65" base / 12 lifts open Alpine Meadows 71-99" base / 4 lifts open Northstar-at-Tahoe 38-56" base / 10 lifts open Kirkwood 73" base / 2 lifts open [...]

By | November 26th, 2010|0 Comments