Ski Areas > US West > Homewood, California




  Homewood is a really nice ski resort. Lots of variety and a great view of Lake Tahoe. There are a lot of great ski resorts in this area but this is my favorite. Says Bob.

Friend of mine went skiing here and he says it was great. I'm planning to give a try this season myself. Says Linda.

The 1,650 feet of altitude difference is relatively all right; it's sufficient to get some decent time on the slopes between lifts. All in all there are 56
    trails to choose from; there's a splendid set to satisfy everyone. This ski resort has an average part of demanding trails and an average ratio of beginner and intermediate trails. The seasonal snowfall is higher than average at this
ski area. This ski hill has so much wonderful snow, 29 feet per year, and that is an incredibly great coverage. This ski resort has 8 different ski lifts, and they are amusing to take a ride with. Homewood is a magnificent ski hill with scores of different runs; it's just not possible to get bored here. Homewood has an ok array of trails and a good amount of lifts. Homewood is an average size ski resort with a medium elevation difference if compared to other  
west coast ski areas. The Northern Sierra Nevada and its mountains give this ski resort an extraordinarily perfect scenery. Getting a splendid workout and spending some quality time in nature attract ski folks from all over. With the skiing land being 1,260 acres you will never run out of skiable area. The snow covered mountains of California are a perfect place for snowboarding or skiing. There are tremendous comfortable hotels here, but do reserve a room previous to going in view of the fact that it is a very popular destination. The mountains of the Northern Sierra Nevada in winter are a perfect place for snowboarding or skiing. Winter in the mountains of California and tremendous trails are certain to keep you coming back for more. No matter if you're skiing or snowboarding, this area has scores of ski hills. The snowboarding and the skiing in California is a delightful thing to do every day of the winter season.

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Hotels Near Homewood ski area, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

Tahoe Hacienda Motel, South Lake Tahoe
4.1 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn, Tahoe City
4.7 miles away
Pepper Tree Inn, Tahoe City
4.9 miles away
Lake of the Sky Inn, Tahoe City
5 miles away
River Ranch Lodge And Restaurant, Tahoe City
5.8 miles away
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley
7.2 miles away
Village At Squaw Valley, Olympic Valley
7.8 miles away
PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley
7.9 miles away
10.9 miles away
Tahoe Vistana Inn, Tahoe Vista
11 miles away
Firelite Lodge, Tahoe Vista
11.2 miles away
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, Truckee
11.3 miles away
Shore House At Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Vista
11.4 miles away
Northstar Resort, Truckee
11.5 miles away
Brockway Springs Resort, Kings Beach
11.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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These outdoors activities are available near Homewood ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Homewood ski area:
Granlibakken, California , 4 miles away
   300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 1 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   75% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Alpine Meadows, California , 7 miles away
   1802 foot drop, 14 lifts, 100 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Squaw Valley, California , 8 miles away
   2850 foot drop, 33 lifts, 177 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Northstar at Tahoe, California , 10 miles away
   2280 foot drop, 17 lifts, 70 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Tahoe Donner, California , 16 miles away
   600 foot drop, 4 lifts, 14 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   60% Beginner
Sierra at Tahoe, California , 16 miles away
   2212 foot drop, 12 lifts, 46 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Sugar Bowl, California , 17 miles away
   1500 foot drop, 13 lifts, 85 runs
   38% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   17% Beginner
Donner Ski Ranch, California , 17 miles away
   750 foot drop, 7 lifts, 52 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Heavenly, California , 17 miles away
   3500 foot drop, 31 lifts, 94 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Diamond Peak, Nevada , 19 miles away
   1840 foot drop, 6 lifts, 30 runs
   36% Expert & Adv.
   46% Intermediate
   18% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Homewood ski area:
American River - South Fork, El Dorado County , 16 miles away, Class IV-V - 9.6 miles long (Strawberry to Kyburz)
Silver Creek - South Fork, El Dorado County , 16 miles away, Class V+ - 2 miles long (Atherton Flat to Ice House Reservoir)
Truckee River, Placer / Nevada County , 17 miles away, Class II-III - 27 miles long (Stampede Meadows Road to Floriston)
 Trails Near Homewood ski area:
Pacific Crest Trail - section 14, overlapping , 3 miles away, 54.3 hiking miles, 2897 feet elevation difference
General Creek Trail, El Dorado , 3 miles away,  11.2 hiking miles, 1596 feet elevation difference
Big Spring Trail, Placer , 8 miles away,  2.2 hiking miles, 289 feet elevation difference
 Golf Courses Near Homewood ski area:
Tahoe City Golf Course, Tahoe City , 5 miles away
Lahontan Golf Club, Truckee , 11 miles away
Northstar At Tahoe Golf Course, Truckee , 11 miles away

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