Alpine Meadows Ski Resort is located on the stunning North Shore of Lake Tahoe in California. For decades, it has been a favorite ski resort, for visitors and locals alike. Spread out over 2400 acres of quality ski terrain, Alpine Meadows has one of the longest boarding and skiing seasons in the entire area and is easily reached by the Bay Area Ski Bus Ride. This winter retreat has all of the amenities required for the optimal skiing adventure.
The Alpine Meadows Resort is known for its amazing snow and spectacular views of Lake Tahoe’s crystalline waters. Offering a skier’s paradise, it has enough skiing terrain to keep novice and expert skiers blissful for days. The ski trails and terrain are diverse, and offer a variety of choices and options for all levels of skiing.
With two surface lifts and 11 chairlifts, the resort boasts an 1800-foot vertical drop from a top elevation of over 8600 feet. Filled with junipers, aspen and western white trees, the runs through the trees range from tight to wide open.
The Alpine Meadows Ski Resort offers snowboard and ski lessons for adults and children. Easily advance to a higher-level skier with their full day or two-hour lessons, available for those 13 years and older. Group and private ski and snowboard lessons are available from expertly trained snowboard and ski instructors. Sharing their knowledge and expertise on the best equipment and latest techniques, your lessons will make your skiing experience more memorable. Lessons for children are also available.
Ski seasons at this laid-back skiing destination typically begin at the end of November and runs through the middle of April (weather permitting). It has an average snowfall of over 360 inches. Situated in the valley just below Squaw Creek, Alpine Meadows Ski Resort offers a family-friendly atmosphere with many activities to keep every member in the family busy.
Getting to the Lake Tahoe area and Alpine Meadows is easy, depending on seasonal road conditions. The ski resort is located approximately 200 miles from the West Coast, 120 miles from Sacramento, and 45 miles from Reno, Nevada.
To make a quick and easy commute to Alpine Meadows Ski Resort, ski bus rides are available from a variety of locations in the Bay Area. Online ski bus ride reservations offer various options including a single day round-trip, or multiple days stay with one-way transportation. Online reservations allow you to select your seat, confirm the reservation and pay over the Internet. To reserve your seat, click here or call (408) 885-1040.
4 AM 1585 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara, CA 95054
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