Ski

Last weekend to Ski Heavenly Mountain

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 23, 2016 / comments

Sunday, 24. April 2016, South Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Mountain Closing Day!

Last day open is April 24, 2016 - 8:30 till 16:00

Resort says, "It's been an EPIC season here at Heavenly Mountain Resort. We opened a week early in November, and extended our season by an extra week to fit in some bonus spring skiing! Join us for our final day of the 2015/16 winter season as we ski, ride, and party on the mountain one last time!"

 

Lake Tahoe skiing: Squaw-Alpine staying open through Memorial Day, others extend spring skiing season

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 01, 2016 / comments

[by Kevin MacMillan]  PROJECTED CLOSING DATES FOR TAHOE-AREA DOWNHILL SKI RESORTS

Boreal: April 17

Diamond Peak: April 17

Donner Ski Ranch: April 10, then weekends after that as conditions allow

Granlibakken: April 15

Heavenly: April 17

Homewood: April 10

Kirkwood: April 17

Mt. Rose: May 8

Northstar California: April 17

Sierra-at-Tahoe: Third weekend of April, as conditions allow

South Lake Tahoe's Maddie Bowman Wins Ski Superpipe Silver at X Games Oslo

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 03, 2016 / comments

[Bowman sticks out her tongue following a run in women’s ski superpipe Sunday. Courtesy Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images]

OSLO, Norway — Americans delivered strong results on foreign soil at X Games Oslo 2016 last week, Feb. 24-28. South Lake Tahoe’s Maddie Bowman led the U.S. women with a silver medal in ski superpipe Sunday, Feb. 28.

South Lake Tahoe Fifth-Graders Learning on Snowshoes at Heavenly Mountain Resort

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 17, 2016 / comments

Lake Tahoe, Stateline, NV — Through a new educational program spearheaded by the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and other basin partners, Lake Tahoe Unified School District students are taking full advantage of winter to learn about avalanche safety, winter animal survival and the science of snowmaking.

The Tahoe Ten - linking four classic Tahoe lines in one day, covering 20 miles and 10,000 vertical feet

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 17, 2016 / comments

[I’ve been doing tons of ski touring and taking advantage of the good conditions in Tahoe. This video is the first in a series we’re calling #TahoeTen – based on linking ‘classic’ Tahoe peaks into 10,000-vertical-foot days.]

After a few seasons on the Freeride World Tour, Josh Daiek is hitting the skin track in pursuit of the classic lines around his backyard in South Lake Tahoe.

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