South Lake Tahoe is known for its incredible ski resorts, and two of the best are Kirkwood Ski Resort and Squaw Valley USA. With numerous runs of all levels plus a huge variety of activities and diversions, both resorts offer fun-filled days on the mountains that will inspire you to challenge yourself. No matter which ski resort you choose to hit the slopes at, our hotel provides an ideal base for your mountain excursions.
Kirkwood Ski Resort
The local's choice, Kirkwood Ski Resort boasts "America's deepest snow." Between the lofty elevations, a High Sierra snow belt and the enigmatic "K-Factor," there are plenty of theories as to why. With more than 65 trails , Kirkwood Ski Resort offers 2,300 ski-able acres along with a vertical rise of 2,000 feet. The resort is located 36 miles away on the Alpine State Highway. For more information, visit www.kirkwood.com
Squaw Valley Ski Resort
Best known for hosting the VIII Winter Olympic Games, Squaw Valley Ski Resort offers a wide variety of activities and options for any level of skier. You'll find 33 lifts, including North America's only Funitel and an aerial Cable Car, which accesses 6 peaks, 4,000 acres and 2,850 vertical feet of terrain. The resort is located 38 miles away, around the west side of Lake Tahoe. For more information, visit www.squaw.com