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Heavenly Mountain ski resort

California, United States

Heavenly Mountain ski resort is located in a skiable terrain that is spread across two states of the United States, California and Nevada. And it definitely lives up to its name; Heavenly Mountain ski resort it is the place to be in Lake Tahoe in winter. This is the biggest ski resort in the area, with the highest peak at 3,062m, the longest vertical drop at 1,162m, and with some of the best terrain parks, and the best views.

Overlooking the sapphire-blue waters of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Mountain ski resort is one of the most unique snowsports destinations on the planet. With a higher elevation and the most skiable terrain in Tahoe, you have more hidden glades to explore and groomers to rip than any Lake Tahoe resort. Off the trails, you’ll find more activities and après ski choices than you know what to do with.

Heavenly Mountain ski resort is perfect for the adrenalin fuelled ski enthusiasts who are up for the first chair and are still going strong well after the last call. With 4,800 acres full of off-the-grid terrain and the most incredible views of Lake Tahoe, you can go big and forge your own path. There are not many places where you can ski in two states in one day. With 34mi of wide-open groomed cruisers, 1,600ft plunges in the double-black-diamond canyons, and the most outrageous tree skiing in North America, the choices are endless. 

The Heavenly Mountain ski resort terrain parks are some of the most exciting, challenging, unique and well-maintained terrain parks in Lake Tahoe. Whether you're a beginner or expert, you can choose a park that is sure to get your heart beating fast! The terrain is approximately 20% beginner trails, 45% for intermediates and 35% for advanced skiers and snowboarders.

Not just a winter playground Heavenly Mountain ski resort is surrounded by some of the best summer recreation in the country. Offering many warm-weather activities including hiking, mountain biking, backpacking, fishing, hot air balloon rides, and rock climbing. Take advantage of Lake Tahoe with kayaking, stand up paddle-boarding, water skiing, a scenic boat cruise and more.

The most expensive part of every ski trip is usually the accommodation costs. If you are looking to compare hotel prices and to book your accommodation for your next trip to Heavenly Mountain ski resort please visit our STAY page. We invite you to book directly online through our website.

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Total Trails: 97 km 60.3 mi

  • Easiest 19.4 km 12.1 mi | 20%
  • More Difficult 43.7 km 27.1 mi | 45%
  • Most Difficult 34 km 21.1 mi | 35%
  • Terrain Park Yes
  • Half Pipes Yes

Resort Stats

Peak elevation:
3068 m 10065.6 ft
Base elevation:
1906 m 6253.3 ft
Vertical Drop:
1162 m 3812.3 ft
Total Trails:
97 km 60.3 mi
Longest Run:
8.9 km 5.5 mi

Lift Tickets

  • Day PassUSD 112
  • Kids Day PassUSD 98
  • Season PassUSD 529
  • Kids Season PassUSD 269
Prices check with resort for specials and discounts

Total Ski Lifts 30

  • Cable Car / Tram1
  • Gondolas1
  • Chairlifts18
  • 10 (6-surface & 4-Magic Carpet)
live cam

Snowmaking Yes

  • Mtn Snowmaking %73 %
  • No of Snow guns0

Snow Report

  • Last Snow:
  • 24hrs Snow
  • Base (natural):
-15 °C
-15 °C
WSW48 km/h WSW30 m/h


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