6-12 inches of fresh snow today

Forecast courtesy of Sugar Bowl Cool temperatures this morning are a sign of the approaching cold area of low pressure. Precipitation is moving onshore and snow chances pick up later in the morning and last through early evening.  Accumulations by midnight are still in the 6-12 range, helped along by [...]

By | February 19th, 2013|0 Comments

Cold, heavy snow forecast for the holiday weekend

Weather forecast courtesy of Sugar Bowl Resort Cold, Snow Showers Today, Heavy Snow Thursday Night through Sunday. A strong low pressure trough offshore will begin to direct moisture into Northern California on Thursday.  Unlike the latest series of storms, much more moisture will be entrained into this series.  Temperatures will [...]

By | December 18th, 2012|0 Comments

Squaw, Sugar Bowl to open this weekend

Thanks to a series of early snowstorms and advanced snowmaking equipment, two resorts will open this weekend. Squaw Valley will celebrate with an early opening this Friday, November 16th. Scheduled lifts include Exhibition, Red Dog, Resort at Squaw Creek and FirstVenture. Look for part of the upper mountain to open [...]

By | November 14th, 2012|0 Comments

36 inches and counting

This week's snow fall has resorts anticipating a prosperous holiday season. As of noon, Wednesday, Alpine Meadows reported 36" of fresh snow, Sugar Bowl has 34", Heavenly has 16-20" and Squaw Valley has received 32". Heavenly and Northstar plan to open on November 16th, followed by Squaw Valley on November [...]

By | October 23rd, 2012|0 Comments

Last call

Another season comes to a close this weekend, with all but one resort shutting down as spring sports quickly take over. Expect a light dusting of snow today and sunshine for the weekend. Enjoy closing weekend events Saturday and Sunday at Squaw, Heavenly and Sugar Bowl. If your not quite [...]

By | April 26th, 2012|0 Comments

Want to work at a ski resort this winter?

Tahoe ski resorts are gearing up for another early season. Each year, the resorts hire thousands of winter sports enthusiasts for jobs ranging from retail sales to ski patrol. The perks - ski and snowboard free all season! Job fairs will be held at most of the resorts on Saturday, [...]

By | October 5th, 2011|0 Comments

Free lessons and rentals at Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl Resort is now offering free ski and snowboard standard rentals and group lessons of any level 7 days a week through the end of the season with the purchase of a general admission lift ticket. Rentals are available at the Mt. Judah and Village rental shops; Lessons are [...]

By | March 17th, 2011|0 Comments

Win a 2011/12 Sugar Bowl season pass

Sugar Bowl Pot O' gold hunt Thursday, March 17th Want to ski next season for free? Head up to Sugar Bowl St. Patty's Day and search for clues that are scattered around the mountain. Be the first to find the Pot O' Gold and win a slightly restricted Sugar Bowl [...]

By | March 14th, 2011|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