Nearly 2 Feet Of Snow Boosts Sierra Ski Resorts

Mid-week storms dumped nearly 2 feet of snow on the upper elevations around Lake Tahoe, where Sugar Bowl opens for its 75th season on Saturday and ski resorts up and down the Sierra are feeling much better about conditions than they did a week ago.


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America’s Best Places For A White Christmas

A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.


ski patroller

Sierra Resorts Take Avalanche Precautions As New Snow Falls

Storm after storm has put the Sierra in a high avalanche risk. Already this week, two have been deadly.


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Sierra Resorts Get Snow In Time For Thanksgiving

Ski resort operators are rejoicing after a string of storms brought an early winter to the Sierra Nevada just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday period.


Ice skaters enjoy a turn around the rink at Northstar on Wednesday. (credit: CBS13)

Tahoe Resorts Getting Creative Without Snow

There’s no snow up in the Sierras so resorts are getting creative to attract customers, offering ski packages for their limited runs, meal deals and more.



Guide to New Year’s Eve in Lake Tahoe

If you’re planning to make the trek to Lake Tahoe for New Year’s Eve this year, planning ahead will save you some major headaches. For a more intense party, you’ll want to be in the closed street in the “downtown” area in front of Harvey’s, Harrah’s, and MontBleu.