Truckee: Snow Activities

Boreal Mountain Resort

Description: Mountain ski resort with tubing for the kids.
Phone: (530) 426-3666

Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe

Description: Boys and Girls Club serving youth ages 5 to 18. Preschool program available for ages 3-5. Afterschool, School Break, and Summer Camp Programs.
Phone: (530) 582-3755

Cabin Creek Trail

Description: Trail that is about 3-6 miles, great trail for snowmobile rides, snow shoeing and moderate cross country/downhill ski.

Castle Peak

Description: A moderately difficult hike a little over 5 miles, ascent to the summit adds more difficulty. Also great for mountain biking. Snowshoes and skiing in the winter months.

Clair Tappan Lodge

Description: Historic mountain lodge in the Tahoe area near several ski areas, fishing, the Pacific Crest Trail, and much more. Lodge also encourages a volunteer spirit with adults and kids alike helping out with kitchen duties, shoveling snow, splitting firewood and more.
Phone: (530) 426-3632

Cold Stream Adventures

Description: Snowmobile tour company.
Phone: (530) 582-9090

Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum

Description: State park with a beautiful lake and hiking trails and playgrounds. Museum also dedicated to emigrants and to the Donner party. Great place for skiing and snow shoeing.
Phone: (530) 582-7892

Donner Ski Ranch

Description: Ski area with tubing and ski school.
Phone: (530) 426-3635

Donner Summit Canyon

Description: Part of the Truckee Donner Land Trust. Hiking trails and biking trail. During winter months snowshoeing and cross country skiing.
Phone: (530) 582-4711

Eagle Ridge Snowmobile

Description: Snow mobile tour company.
Phone: (530) 546-8667

Emigrant Trail Museum

Description: State park with a beautiful lake and hiking trails. Museum also dedicated to emigrants and to the Donner party. Great place for skiing and snow shoeing.
Phone: (530) 582-7892

Jackson Meadows Reservoir Camping

Description: Campground with a large number of activities including watersports, hiking, horseback riding and more. In the winter months, a great place for cross country skiing.
Phone: (877) 444-6777

Little Truckee Summit

Description: Snowmobile trailhead, not recommended for skiing.

Martis Peak Fire Lookout - Tompkins Memorial Trail

Description: Simple hike to a peak with beautiful mountain views in each direction. Cross Country skiing during winter months.
Phone: (530) 543-2694

North Star at Tahoe

Description: Ski resort located in Tahoe. The Village at North Star has shopping, dining and many activities such as skating, trampoline, mini golf, golf course that offers lessons, rock walls seasonal ice rink and snow sports including skiing and tubing. In warmer weather mountain biking, horseback riding and hiking trails are open. Child care and children's camps available.
Phone: 1-800-466-6784

North Star Ice Rink

Description: Ice rink is free for all, skates are available for rent. Open seasonally.
Phone: 1-800-466-6784

Pole Creek Trail System

Description: 6 mile trail on Highway 89. Skiing, and snowshoeing. Dog friendly.

Royal George

Description: Resort catering to skiing, snowshoeing, and snowkiting. Lessons and rentals available.
Phone: (530) 426-3871

Sagehen Creek and Summit

Description: Hiking trail - snowshoeing, skiing and dog friendly. During the spring season you can see salmon spawning and a beautiful collection of wildflowers.
Phone: (530) 587-4830

Soda Springs Mountian Ski Resort

Description: Great snow tubing and sledding for young children.
Phone: (530) 426-3901

Sugar Bowl Ski Resort

Description: Ski resort with a rich history and modern conveniences. Great place for all winter activities. Offers kids summer camp.
Phone: (530) 426-9000

Tahoe Donner

Description: A large homeowners association with many recreation activities, some for public use others reserved only for members. Kids club and many family focused activities.
Phone: (530) 587-9400

Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area

Description: Season passes offered. Cross country skiing facility, fat bike rentals and a cafe.
Phone: (530) 587-9484

Tahoe Donner Day Camp

Description: Offers day camps, a ski resort with a ski and snowboard school.
Phone: (530) 587-9493

Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area

Description: Downhill ski area with ski school for ages 3 and up. Horseback riding available too.
Phone: (530) 587-9444

Tahoe Mountain Club

Description: Family friendly resort with unique activities like golf, skiing and swimming; all year Kid's Camp offered.
Phone: (530) 550-9400

Tahoe Mountain Guides

Description: Offers mountain bike tours for beginning levels to advanced levels. Snowshoe tours and summer camps too.
Phone: (530) 686-5895

Truckee Donner Ice Rink

Description: Ice rink owned by the parks and recreation department. Offers public skating, rentals, and lessons.
Phone: (530) 582-7726

Wheeler Loop Trail

Description: 5 mile loop hiking trail, plenty of great areas for skiing and snowshoeing in the winter months.
Phone: (530) 994-3401