A guide to Heavenly Ski Resort

Heavenly Ski Resort is located in the South Lake Tahoe region.  The base of the mountain is easily accessed from hotels and casinos at Stateline and South Tahoe.  The gondolas are located right inside town, next to the luxurious Marriott.  Most hotels at Stateline will provide shuttle service to the base station.

Heavenly Ski Resort offers the highest elevation of all ski resorts in Lake Tahoe, 100400 feet exactly. It is also considered one of the largest ski resorts in the United States offering 4800 acres of skiing and riding between California and Nevada, 27 lifts and 82 runs. The mountain offers ski terrain for every level, from perfect cruising slopes to double-black diamond chutes. Beginner terrain 20%, intermediate terrain 50%, expert terrain 30%.

There aren’t many ski resorts that offer the majestic vistas like Heavenly. The name says it all. While skiing or boarding you can enjoy an incredible view down to Lake Tahoe or over into the Nevada desert.

Snowboarders will tell you all about Heavenly mountain, being one of the best mountains in the nation. It offers terrain parks and incredible half-pipes where advanced to expert snowboarders can practice their skills and living their dream of becoming the next Shaun White.  Service stations near-by will offer tuning service. It is a great place for boarders from beginner levels all the way to experts.

Heavenly also offers equipment rentals, ski school for adults and kids, mountain tours, nine restaurants and a Day Care Center for kids between the ages of six months and four years.  This makes it truly easy for mom and dad to spend some skiing time together.