Ski Sugar Bowl: Mountain Resort Information

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Mountain Information

With over 500 inches of average snowfall, 1,500 acres of skiable terrain, three terrain parks, and a variety of on mountain activities and services, skiers of all ages and ability levels are sure to find their fix at Sugar Bowl Ski Area. Read More

  • Skiable Terrain: 1,500 acres
  • Runs are 17% beginner, 45% intermediate and 38% advanced
  • Sugar Bowl has 95 marked trails
  • The resort receives an average of 500 inches of snowfall


Home to four peaks, 500 inches of average snowfall, and a convenient location on the western slope of the Sierra’s, it’s no wonder Sugar Bowl is among North Lake Tahoe’s favorite resorts.

Mountain Details

  • Skiable Terrain: 1,500 acres, 17% beginner, 45% intermediate, 38% advanced.
  • Average Annual Snowfall: 500 inches
  • Lifts: 13
  • Base Elevation: 6,883’
  • Summit Elevation: 8,383’
  • Vertical Drop: 1,500’
  • Number of Trails: 95

Mountain Activities

In addition to skiing, visitors to Sugar Bowl can enjoy yoga on the summit, snowboarding, three terrain parks, a children’s center, and a variety of backcountry terrain.


Sugar Bowl offers a variety of options for skiers looking for rentals, shopping, and dining.

  • Rentals & Shopping: Equipment rentals are available in Judah and Village rentals from 8am to 5pm daily. Rentals are available in The Den on weekends and holidays. Demos are available in the Village from 8am to 4pm daily. For shopping, head to The Village Chalet or The Mt. Judah Day Lodge.
  • Dining: On-mountain dining is available at the Mt. Judah Lodge and The Dining Room at the Lodge.

Contact Info

To contact Sugar Bowl call 530.426.9000. For their 24-hour snow phone call 530.426.1111.