This article is sponsored by Sierra-at-Tahoe, home to parks, groomers and 320-acres of legendary backcountry terrain. To learn more about Sierra-at-Tahoe, visit Sierraattahoe.com.
Terrain is the name of the game at Sierra-at-Tahoe. With five terrain parks, 320 acres of backcountry terrain and 480 annual inches of snowfall, it's no wonder this resort remains a favorite among California's best skiers and snowboarders.
But Sierra's slopes aren't just for hardcore skiers and shredders. With ample beginner terrain, progression parks and excellent learn to ski and ride programs, the resort is perfect for families of all abilities.
Expert skiers and snowboarders flock to Sierra-at-Tahoe thanks to the abundant deep and steep terrain. For a backcountry experience, head to Huckleberry Canyon, where you can enjoy cliffs, cornices, chutes, tree-skiing and powdery bowls, all easily accessible through five backcountry gates. Don't feel like venturing through the gates on your own? Then book a Backcountry Snowcat Tour and let an expert lead the way.
Snowboarders will love Sierra's five terrain parks, each featuring an array of creative jumps, jibs and other features, as well as its superpipe, which Transworld Snowboarding ranked among the world's best.
Beginners won't feel left out thanks to Broadway and Easy Street, where 100 acres of beginner-only terrain and easy-to-ride conveyor lifts make the learning experience a blast. Book a lesson with one of Sierra's world-class ski and snowboard instructors here.
Burton Star Wars Experience
Kids have it even better with the Burton Star Wars Experience, a learning park that puts a galaxy far far away right here in Tahoe, on snow! Filled with learning-specific features and wood-carved characters like R2-D2, C-3PO and Chewbacca, this singular on-mountain experience combines engaging Star Wars visuals with Burton's industry-leading technology. To book a lesson for your future Jedi shredder, click here or call 530-543-3150.
For a completely unique vacation experience, head just down the mountain to Harrah's and Harveys Lake Tahoe, where you can enjoy the best of Las Vegas in the heart of the pristine mountains. With two hotels and casinos, not to mention spas, nightclubs, comedy showcases and an array of fine dining, all in a waterfront location, you might completely forget about the following day's ski lesson.
For more information on Sierra-at-Tahoe, including lift ticket and Ski and Snowboard School booking, visit Sierraattahoe.com.