Ski resorts eye season openings |

Ski resorts eye season openings

With an abundance of snowfall from recent storms, many North Lake Tahoe and Truckee ski resorts have announced plans to open this weekend. Boreal, Heavenly and Mt. Rose are already open, with the following ski resorts opening on Saturday, Nov. 21:

Squaw Valley USA, with night operations beginning Saturday, Dec. 19.

Alpine Meadows

Donner Ski Ranch

Kirkwood Ski Resort


Sugar Bowl

Several ski resorts will be opening Thanksgiving weekend:

Royal Gorge Cross-Country, open weekends and daily starting Nov. 28.

Diamond Peak Cross-Country

Lakeview cross-country

Northstar-at-Tahoe Cross-Country

Soda Springs

Spooner Lake Cross-Country

Tahoe Donner Cross Country

Future openings:

Diamond Peak, Tuesday, Dec. 15.

Ski Homewood, Wednesday, Dec. 16.

Granlibakken, Friday, Dec. 18.

Resort at Squaw Creek Cross- Country, mid-December.

For up-to-the-minute ski conditions, call the North Lake Tahoe Ski Phone at (800) 824-6348, ext. 619, or call the individual ski area. Ski reports are posted on the web at

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