Lake Tahoe Winter Recreation
Ski, snowboard, ice skate and enjoy all the Lake Tahoe winter activities!
Celebrate the snow and enjoy Lake Tahoe winter by skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling or ice skating this season in Tahoe South. Here’s our guide to Lake Tahoe winter activities to enjoy the Tahoe snow.
Lake Tahoe winter skiing is world-class
Lake Tahoe has dozens of ski resorts to help you find the best slopes featuring the famed Lake Tahoe winter snow. Why is our snow so well know? We get a lot of it! Lake Tahoe activities include world-class ski resorts and acres of backcountry trails, so you can choose to ski down groomed slopes or take a cross-country tour of the winter woods. Many ski resorts offer shuttles to hotels or to the Reno-Tahoe Airport, offering 130 non-stop flights to Reno daily.
Sledding is not just a kid’s Lake Tahoe winter activity, adults can enjoy it too
Lake Tahoe winter offers many options for sledding by the lake at adventure parks, ski resorts, ponds, and parks. Check out our local’s guide to sledding Lake Tahoe for more details.
Snowshoeing, a Lake Tahoe winter pastime
Lake Tahoe is known for the great snowshoeing options throughout the Sierra Nevada mountains. And not only is snowshoeing fun, but you can enjoy beautiful views while getting a great workout. View our full list of snowshoeing adventures in Lake Tahoe.
Snowmobiling in Lake Tahoe winter powder
Hop on a snowmobile for a day in the Lake Tahoe winter snow or take a tour through the mountain trails and snow-covered trees of South Lake Tahoe. Zephyr Cove Snowmobile Center guides snowmobilers through the back-country trails where the elevation reaches nearly 9,000 feet. This tour provides an incredible vantage point for panoramic views of the lake. Another tour option for snowmobiling around the Tahoe area is through Lake Tahoe Adventures, offering a variety of tours for all ages.
Ice Skating Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe offers many beautiful locations for ice skating, and is one of the most fun Lake Tahoe winter activities for the entire family. Some of the top ice skating rinks include Heavenly Village, South Lake Tahoe Recreation Complex and more. Check out our ice skating blog post for additional ice skating locations.
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