If skiing is your sport and you can’t wait for winter to come every year so that you can pack your skiing equipment and head to the best ski resorts in the country, then North Lake Tahoe must be high on your list. Both skiing and snowboarding are some of the most popular sports around here, and with the record snowfall, your North Lake Tahoe skiing experience will only get better and better. So, buckle up and strap those goggles around your eyes tight because the slope is calling for you and this is one ride you can’t wait to take!
Northstar Ski Resort
With many ski trails that vary in difficulty between the easy to the difficult, the resort adds another convenience to the skiers: It provides wagons for the skiing equipment. If you are familiar with the difficulty of lugging your boots, skis, and extra layers with you wherever you go, you’ll appreciate how easy it is to move around here. The lockers provided to the visitors serve to store your small items and snacks. It also features the highest number of easy trails you can find anywhere in North Lake Tahoe. Sports provided include cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, snowshoeing, fat tire biking, tubing, trampolining, and many others.
Alpine Meadows Ski Resort
For the intermediate and experienced skier, the terrain here is a bit more challenging. Test your skills and treat yourself to a thundering ride on some the toughest Truckee ski trails you can find anywhere in Lake Tahoe. With one ticket you can visit both Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows, so that’s not a bad deal. The green and blue terrains are for families. You can enjoy dog sledding, snow tubing, snowshoeing, bungee sky jump, and ice skating.
Homewood Truckee Ski Resort
In addition to the great trails and different amenities, the lake views will offer you a memorable image that will stay in your mind for years. The food choices here are not as varied as in the other resorts but the resort makes up for that with its cheap prices. Beginners would find this the perfect place to hone their skills and find their confidence in the snow. On a powder day, these slopes offer the ultimate experience for families enjoying a winter day on the mountains.