Over the last 25 years, countless changes in outdoor sporting equipment's design, material, and style have occurred, but the folks at Shoreline of Tahoe have remained in step with every trend. Always stocking the latest gear, they offer both rentals and sales of skis, snowboards, snowshoes, and even bikes in warmer months. The shop also provides accessories, repair services, and guided tours through the best surrounding areas.
Fewer than five years after its San Francisco debut, the Snowbomb Ski and Snowboard Festival has exploded into a multivenue event, affording NorCal-powder addicts ample opportunity to get in on a weekend of discounted winter gear and giving VIPs chances to sample locally produced beer and wine. Representatives from resorts command mountains of swag and offer tips about their slopes’ terrain and local yeti dialects. Dozens of exhibitors also show off their goods—not just winter-sports outfitters but also car companies, local restaurants, and national chains.
With a stay at Resort at Squaw Creek - Destination Hotels & Resorts in Olympic Valley, you'll be in the mountains and convenient to Red Dog Ski Lift and Squaw Valley Resort. This 4-star resort is within the vicinity of Alpine Meadows and Tahoe City Golf Course.
Make yourself at home in one of the 405 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Pay movies and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as multi-line phones with free local calls and voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. After practicing your swing on the golf course, you can dip into one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or 3 spa tubs. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and supervised childcare/activities.
Satisfy your appetite at the resort's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and audiovisual equipment. Planning an event in Olympic Valley? This resort has 33,000 square feet (3066 square meters) of space consisting of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and banquet facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
Serpentinely winding through Lake Tahoe's majestic backdrop of ponderosa pine and white fir, Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area's 19 trails lay out a 65-kilometer white carpet for flake-forays. With two sets of ski rentals (a $22 value each) and two day passes (a $22 value each), winternauts may tenderly traipse through open valleys, silently slide under the Sierra Nevadas' stunning summits, and propel past two trailside cocoa-equipped huts to warm gullets and ward off invasive species of snowman.
Alpine Meadows features 13 lifts and 2,400 patrolled acres. In the midst of a true El Niño winter, the mountain has collected an impressive 28 feet of snow this season. Snake across 100 designated runs, with an equal percentage reserved for beginners, intermediates, and experts. Maximize your snow time by reserving your ski or snowboard equipment online.
Smack dab in the middle of the Sierra mountains, the amenity-packed grounds of Squaw Valley resort sprawl across the pine-speckled lowlands surrounding Lake Tahoe and extend to summits rising 8,200 feet above sea level. Filling their lungs with brisk mountain air, visitors can hike the many trails, meander through The Village's picturesque plazas lined with shops and restaurants, garner panoramic glimpses of the gorgeous landscape on an aerial tram ride, or traverse the ropes course in the activity-packed base area. Guests never have to worry about boredom hunting them down, as they can swim or hike at a moment's notice.