4 Top Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts You Need to Experience
By Dan Wright, ExtremeProSports.com
Enjoy the view of the South Shore of Lake Tahoe
Heavenly Ski Resort
is located in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range at Monument Peak. While you are here you will experience the spectacular view of beautiful Lake Tahoe. Heavenly is like being in a different world giving you God's most beautiful landscapes – you'll think you are in a dream. Experience over 360 inches of snow and over 300 days of sun a year. What more can you ask for on this beautiful hill top. There are few resorts that will match up with Heavenly. This resort has beautiful scenery and up to date lifts, terrain, trails and snowmaking. Since it straddles the state line of California and Nevada the resort features 17 lifts in California and 12 lifts in Nevada. Heavenly is currently North America's largest ski area with 4,800 acres of terrain. You will be able to ski and snowboard for miles, surrounded by towering peaks while enjoying the view of Lake Tahoe. If you want to take in the scenery and enjoy the powder, come experience Heavenly.
Enjoy great powder and stunning views of Diamond Peak Ski Resort
Diamond Peak Ski Resort
is located on the Northeast shore of Lake Tahoe in Incline Village. Diamond Peak offers the most excellent powder for skiing and snowboarding. While you are here you will enjoy stunning views of Lake Tahoe with every turn you make on this beautiful landscape. Diamond Peak also offers 1840 vertical feet of terrain with snowmaking on 75% of their terrain. Diamond Peak has miles of freshly groomed runs ready for you to enjoy. They have 30 plus runs for you to spend your day on and after a long day of enjoying the beauty you can take a break at a recently remodeled lodge. This lodge is said to offer some of the best views of Lake Tahoe anywhere. If it is just having a beverage or just enjoying a great meal you get to enjoy every surrounding with spectacular views.
Want amazing powder and great views come visit Mt. Rose Ski Resort
Mt. Rose Ski Resort
offers Tahoe's highest base for skiing and snowboarding. The Summit is located between Reno and Lake Tahoe ensuring the most superb snow in Lake Tahoe. Once you get here you can go from the parking lot to the summit in less than 10 minutes care of the 6 passenger ski lifts. Once you reach the top you will see 1200 north facing acres and 1800 vertical feet of Lake Tahoe skiing and snowboarding with the most amazing chutes. Going down you will experience the steepest, sweetest and longest slopes Mt. Rose has to offer. So if you're thinking of a great place to have fun and relax come visit Mt. Rose Resort. Located only 25 miles from downtown Reno with plenty of things to do and hotels nearby.
Come enjoy the tallest peaks and views at Squaw Valley
Squaw Valley USA Ski Resort
has been known as a premier ski destination since it hosted the 1960 Olympics. Squaw Valley has six major peaks ranging in elevation from Snow King's 7,500 feet to Granite Chief at 9,050 feet. This resort receives about 450 inches annually and has a wide variety of ski slopes and is accompanied by over 30 lifts. This mountain gives you the scenery and advanced and intermediate skiing. As you are coming down you will also experience dedicated terrain parks and even two half pipes, excellent for snowboarding. There are also other activities such as cross-country skiing, tubing, snowshoeing and much more. So if you're looking for a fun filled experience and awesome snow, come check out Squaw.