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Tahoe Donner

  Tahoe Donner is a more petite than average ski mountain having a cozy vertical drop when compared to other west coast ski mountains. The fantastic annual snowfall of 31 feet is plenty for genuinely fine coverage. This ski area has 120 acres of ski terrain, and it's all covered by white snow. Tahoe Donner boasts stronger than average snow each winter. The 14 ski runs at this ski area are great. A 600 foot drop is unsurprisingly not that much, but all the other
    fine properties of Tahoe Donner make up for it. This is a glorious ski resort for everybody with lots of intermediate or beginner runs. This ski mountain has a much lower than average ratio of hard ski runs and a much higher than
average share of beginner and intermediate slopes. There are some delightful rooms next to the base area, but do reserve a room before heading out because it is a very popular destination. This ski mountain has 4 lifts, and they will get you up the mountain well. The winter in California is the most marvelous time of the year for skiing and snowboarding. This ski area has a fairly small range of slopes and a humble total of ski lifts. Loads of skiers from Gardnerville  
Ranchos like to ski here. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, this region has loads of ski mountains. The summits of the Northern Sierra Nevada in winter are a magnificent spot for skiing and snowboarding. Skiing and snowboarding here in California is so much fun the whole winter season. The Northern Sierra Nevada and its summits is a surroundings worth seeing. A bit of exercise and an opportunity to spend some time in the great outdoors beats anything.

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Hotels Near Tahoe Donner ski area, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

Hampton Inn - Suites Tahoe-Truckee, Truckee
7.7 miles away
PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley
8.5 miles away
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley
8.7 miles away
10.5 miles away
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, Truckee
11.1 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn, Tahoe City
12.7 miles away
Pepper Tree Inn, Tahoe City
12.8 miles away
Firelite Lodge, Tahoe Vista
15 miles away
Tahoe Vistana Inn, Tahoe Vista
15.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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These outdoors activities are available near Tahoe Donner ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Tahoe Donner ski area:
Donner Ski Ranch, California , 5 miles away
   750 foot drop, 7 lifts, 52 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Sugar Bowl, California , 6 miles away
   1500 foot drop, 13 lifts, 85 runs
   38% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   17% Beginner
Boreal, California , 6 miles away
   500 foot drop, 10 lifts, 41 runs
   15% Expert & Adv.
   55% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Soda Springs, California , 8 miles away
   625 foot drop, 5 lifts, 16 runs
   20% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Squaw Valley, California , 9 miles away
   2850 foot drop, 33 lifts, 177 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Alpine Meadows, California , 10 miles away
   1802 foot drop, 14 lifts, 100 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Northstar at Tahoe, California , 10 miles away
   2280 foot drop, 17 lifts, 70 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Granlibakken, California , 13 miles away
   300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 1 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   75% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Homewood, California , 16 miles away
   1650 foot drop, 8 lifts, 56 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   15% Beginner
Diamond Peak, Nevada , 24 miles away
   1840 foot drop, 6 lifts, 30 runs
   36% Expert & Adv.
   46% Intermediate
   18% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Tahoe Donner ski area:
Truckee River, Placer / Nevada County , 12 miles away, Class II-III - 27 miles long (Stampede Meadows Road to Floriston)
Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada / Placer County , 12 miles away, Class IV-V - 5.2 miles long (Kingvale to Cisco Grove)
Truckee River, Nevada / Sierra / Washoe County , 16 miles away, Class III - 8 miles long (Farad Powerhouse to Verdi)
 Trails Near Tahoe Donner ski area:
Warren Lake Trail, Nevada , 6 miles away, 6.6 hiking miles, 2381 feet elevation difference
Painted Rock Trail, Placer , 7 miles away,  7.4 hiking miles, 1553 feet elevation difference
Granite Chief Trail, Placer , 8 miles away,  5.2 hiking miles, 2105 feet elevation difference
 Golf Courses Near Tahoe Donner ski area:
Tahoe Donner Golf Course, Truckee , 1 miles away
Coyote Moon Golf Course, Truckee , 3 miles away
Old Greenwood Golf Course, Truckee , 3 miles away

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