Articles Tagged ‘board’

Lake Tahoe Spring Ski Specials

Lake Tahoe Spring Ski Specials March 22, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Lake Tahoe ski resorts are reporting some of the biggest snowfall totals in the last quarter century, and 2011 might just be one of the best spring skiing years that the lake has seen. Most ski resorts are still sporting over 10 feet of snow and the nights have been cold, making for some powdery goodness. During...

Just off the plane? Ski for free!

Just off the plane? Ski for free! March 14, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Squaw Valley USA on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe is offering a free afternoon or evening ski pass to travelers just off the plane. Guests to the resort can present a same-day commercial airline boarding pass, ticket, printed itinerary or baggage claim ticket and receive a complimentary lift ticket good...

Helmets Are No Longer “Dorky”

Helmets Are No Longer “Dorky” March 4, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Three deaths have occurred this year at Lake Tahoe resorts: one during a Freeskiing competition, a snowboarder who either suffocated in a snow well or hit a tree, and a woman who crashed into a lift tower. The latter two were not wearing helmets. Helmets are not required on any Lake Tahoe ski resorts,...

Five Best Ski Hotels at Lake Tahoe

Five Best Ski Hotels at Lake Tahoe December 17, 2010 | Hotels | Read More
Ski season at Tahoe is in full swing and visitors are planning their trips to the snow. To stay close to the powder action, most people find it beneficial to pick a hotel that is right next to, or even in the middle of, a ski resort. Tahoe has some of the best ski in/ski out hotels in the Sierras and...

Five Best Beginner/Intermediate Ski Runs at Lake Tahoe

Five Best Beginner/Intermediate Ski Runs at Lake Tahoe November 30, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Most videos and photos of Lake Tahoe tout the hardcore dardevils who attempt to conquer the top of each mountain, but many ski resorts at the lake cater just as well to the beginner or intermediate skier or boarder. When you come to the lake for some fresh powder sports, you want to get the biggest bang...

2010 Spring Skiing at Tahoe is Powder-ful

2010 Spring Skiing at Tahoe is Powder-ful April 3, 2010 | What's New | Read More
This year, Lake Tahoe may have some of the best spring skiing and boarding in years thanks to the last few storms to hit the area. Normally, spring skiing denotes corn or mushy snow, warm temps and skiing with a T-shirt on, but thanks to a few storms which have dumped another 2-3 more feet onto the Tahoe...