Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area is opening for the 2013/2014 season Saturday, with lessons available at the Learning Center Conveyor.
Public access to limited terrain via the Learning Center Conveyor will also be available with purchase of an early-season discounted lift ticket.
Lift ticket rates will be $15 for adults (ages 13-74) and $5 for kids (ages 7-12). Group and private lessons will be available — reservations can be made by calling 530-587-9444 or visiting Tahoe Donner’s online store at ShopTD.
This Sunday, Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area will celebrate Customer Appreciation Day, where all guests ski for just $5.
Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center opened Dec. 8 and is currently open daily from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. with half-day rates of $22 ($14 for homeowners) for an all-day trail pass.
After 1 p.m., twilight rates of $17 ($12 for homeowners) are offered.
Rental equipment is available. Alder Creek Café is open on a limited basis. Dog trails are not currently open.
Starting Friday through Dec. 20, the Cross Country Ski Center will be offering trail passes at just $15 for guests and rentals for $10 as part of their Bring a Friend Passholder Event.
On Saturday, the Cross Country Center will host its first Moonlight Ski and Snowshoe Tour complete with dinner and a wine tasting from 5-8 p.m. for just $45 for adults and $30 for 12 and younger. Available for purchase at ShopTD.
Both Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center and Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area offer great programs, including the newly announced Junior Biathlon program. Sign-ups for season-long programs are still available at www.tahoe donner.com.