- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Sierra at Tahoe, Twin Bridges, California USA
Sierra at Tahoe is about 16 mi/25.8 km south of state line, Nevada and 12 mi/19.3 km south of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 50. The resort is inside Eldorado National Forest. Sierra at Tahoe is perfect for skiing. The resort has 2000 ac/8.10 km² of skiable area with 46 runs.
Runs are 25% for beginners, 50% for intermediate and 25% for advanced skiers. Longest run is Sugar n’ Spice, which is 2.5 mi/4 km long. Vertical drop is 2212 ft/674.2 m and average snowfall 480 in/1219 cm. Top elevation is 8852 ft/2698 m and base elevation 6640 ft/1024 m.
It owns a lift system of 11 lifts, 3 high speed quads, 1 triple chair, 5 double chairs and 2 surface lifts. Terrain parks are 6, Burton Progression, The Alley, Aspen, Smokey Boarder X Upper Snowshoe and Bashfull.