2023-24 Palisades Tahoe Winter Forecast Preview…

The predicted El Nino pattern for this winter

As we look ahead to the 2023-2024 winter season, it’s important to remember that any winter outlook will contain an inherent degree of uncertainty. However, there are a few clues that we can keep an eye on.

Guide to Hiking Shirley Canyon

Family Stopped to take in the views during a hike in Shirley Canyon

One of Lake Tahoe’s best half-day hikes, the Shirley Canyon trail takes you from flowing waterfalls and the high alpine Shirley Lake to huge granite boulders and blooming wildflowers with endless natural beauty for you to enjoy.

How To Enjoy Freedom Fest

A skier does a spread eagle with an American flag.

723 inches of season snowfall this year calls for a party like no other! For the first time in more than a decade Alpine will be open into the summertime, giving you the opportunity to carve unforgettable memories from June 30 through July 4. To best prepare you for what this celebration will be like, here is a look ahead…

Your Guide to 4th of July Celebrations Around Lake Tahoe

Jonny Moseley skiing on the 4th of July.

Nestled amidst the picturesque Sierra Nevada mountains, Lake Tahoe serves as the ultimate backdrop for an unforgettable Fourth of July celebration. Following a record-breaking winter, our peaks are still capped with snow and our waters are clearer than ever. Grab your crew and enjoy California sunshine, blue skies, and endless adventures. Here’s the inside scoop on how we’re celebrating.

What to Expect Memorial Day Weekend at Palisades Tahoe

A skier drops into all-time spring skiing conditions, launching off beautiful granite peaks at Palisades Tahoe.

Get ready for Memorial Day Weekend at Palisades Tahoe May 27- 29. Celebrate on both sides of the mountain with the Made in Tahoe Festival in The Village at Palisades Tahoe and the Chalet Closing Weekend Party at Alpine. There’s plenty of excitement, live music and more to discover. This will be the last weekend of skiing on the Palisades side, but we’ll be skiing and riding through July 4 at Alpine. Prepare for California sunshine, temperatures in the 60s, cool alpine evenings, and possible rain showers. Here’s your guide to a great holiday weekend.

Operations Blog: Follow Along With the Terrain Parks Crew for a Day

Aaron, Asst Manager of Terrain Parks, doing a method grab.

Our terrain parks are designed to challenge riders of all levels, from beginner to expert, and to provide a fun and safe experience for everyone. Our dedicated terrain park crew works tirelessly to maintain and improve our parks throughout the season, constantly adding new features and updating layouts to keep things fresh. Here’s a deeper look at the work they do.

Operations Update: End of April and Early May Expectations

Photo of the Gondola Sunset taken by Nick McMahon.

As we move into warmer weather and head toward the month of May, we wanted to give you a brief update on what to expect over the next few weeks. Please note: ALL of our operations are subject to change based on conditions. This update is our BEST GUESS for what we’ll be seeing. Things can change rapidly in the springtime as the snow melts.

The Snowiest Season To Date. We Have Broken Our Season Snowfall Record!

The buried Ski Patrol shack at Gold Coast.

As of 7 o clock this morning, it is official: 22/23 has taken the #1 spot for SNOWIEST SEASON ON RECORD! When we first reported snow this morning at 4:58 am, about 6 inches had fallen and it was still coming down. This means that at 5am, we had 706 inches of snow so far this season, and we knew we only needed 2 more inches to beat our all-time season snowfall record of 707 inches…

Tahoe Truckee Earth Day & Spring Tracks Concert

Kids at the earth Day celebration

Spring is finally here, and there’s no better time to celebrate than with the Tahoe Truckee Earth Day Festival and the Spring Tracks Concert Series at Palisades Tahoe. These two events will provide plenty of fun and educational opportunities for the whole family, so be sure to mark your calendars! TAHOE TRUCKEE EARTH DAY The […]