When you’re looking for backcountry skiing and snowboarding, there’s no place like Truckee. Whether you’re a pro looking for challenging terrains or a beginner, Truckee has a lot to offer you. The Truckee ski season starts around November and December of every year. As the weather gets colder and snowfall reaches record-breaking levels, that’s when it’s time to bust out your backcountry skiing equipment and get on the untracked snow. And when it’s a powder day, you would want to ditch your snowmobile and break trail. Here, nature is sublime and untouched and the best way to savor the experience is with a pair of skis and sheer will.