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Great for little kids and novice ski and snowboarders.

This is a pretty chill ski hill. You'll notice there are a lot of kids and young people here. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Francisco, California
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Great place to take small children to learn to ski

I have been taking my grand kids here to learn to ski. I continue to be impressed with this budget... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roseville, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a pretty chill ski hill. You'll notice there are a lot of kids and young people here. The slopes aren't intimidating and they have an excellent kid training program for skiing and snowballs. The cafe inside is satisfactory for snacks and a quick...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been taking my grand kids here to learn to ski. I continue to be impressed with this budget ski area: friendly staff; good value; easy runs for beginners. They also have rental equipment here too; but I prefer to rent my grand kids...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Lake Tahoe for a little vacay right before Christmas. I wanted to ski I have skied before but it has been 20 years since I have been! So kinda nervous that I could do it! My bf had never skied or snowboarded...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nice easy hill for new skiers, families and a quick trip for sledding and family fun. There is a restaurant on site

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 27worldtraveler
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Okay, it's not as big as many of the surrounding resorts, nor does it have the biggest, baddest runs in the area. So what? That's the advantage. Smaller crowds, lower price, and still a decent little resort, especially if your a beginner, or not much...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

My wife and I had a beginner Ski training session and the experience was bad. The instructor was not very helpful and we didn't learn much. Not going back there.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We used to take our daughter here when she was 6 & 7 years old. It was a perfect place for her to practice skiing and be independent without getting lost. We also used to love the ski on Tuesday - free for kids 6...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We went twice and it’s always full due to its slopes ideal for tubing and sledge. Ample parking and food truck. Also have extra space for snow play. Staff also friendly.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank navinnew
Reviewed 26 January 2018

I take my grand children here to teach them how to ski. It setting and services are perfect for kids. They have a nice magic carpet lift for the younger kids to learn on - before they are ready for the chair lift. There is...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank drastler
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very small but with all the usual services. For beginners or low intermediate. Mostly used by Tahoe Donner residents. Great if you don't want to deal with all the big hassles of the big resorts.

Date of experience: December 2016
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30 December 2016|
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