With the early snow that’s happened in November (the third big storm rolled in today!) many ski resorts in the Reno-Tahoe area opened earlier than expected! If you’re wondering where you can ski right now, when you’re in town for Thanksgiving, or headed to the mountains in December to celebrate the holidays, here’s the rundown.
Mt. Rose Ski Resort: First resort to open in Lake Tahoe (10 days ago!).
Boreal Mountain Resort: November 6, 2015
Alpine Meadows: November 12, 2015 (Opened one month ahead! Earliest opening since the winter of 2004/2005.)
Heavenly Resort: November 14, 2015
Kirkwood Resort: November 14, 2015
Northstar California Resort: November 14, 2015
Squaw Valley: November 14, 2015
Diamond Peak Resort: Thursday, December 10, 2015
Homewood Resort: Friday, December 11, 2015
Sugar Bowl Resort: Will announce after storm on November 16
Donner Ski Ranch: TBD