Tahoe Ski Resorts Close Due to Extreme Snowfall. Here’s What’s Open.

The larges series of storms forecast for Tahoe this week has delivered with heavy snowfall and rain throughout the region. Travel has been nearly impossible in high elevation areas and many locals are buried inside their homes. With intense winds and heavy snow, many ski resorts are delaying their openings today, if not closing completely.

Before we tell you which ski resorts are closed and which are open, it’s really important to take into account the road closures in the region.  As of Sunday morning, Highways 50, 80, 49 and 88 all remain closed with extreme snowfall. Many smaller roads are also closed or extremely dangerous. It’s best to stay home today.

That being said, here’s which ski resorts are open today. This update is from 8 am Sunday morning:


Heavenly Mountain Resort is currently on hold with hopes to open mid-morning. The gondola and upper mountain lifts will not open today.


Kirkwood Mountain Resort is closed for the day


Northstar Mountain Resort is currently on hold with hopes to open midday.

Palisades Tahoe

Palisades Tahoe is CLOSED for the days

Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl is CLOSED today.

Mt. Rose

Mt. Rose is CLOSED today.

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