Mt. Rose - Ski Tahoe

Mount Rose Ski Tahoe is the closest ski resort to Reno, Nevada. And the only ski resort that offers a 360 degree view into Nevada's Truckee Meadows and Lake Tahoe. At the top of the peak on a clear day one can see a unique transition of arid desert to the east and lush evergreen forest of the Sierra Mountain Range to the west. The Resort is located about 30 miles (50 km) south of Reno in the Carson Range. Mt. Rose is Tahoe's highest base elevation at about 8,260 ft (2,520 m) and the summit is 9,700 ft (3,000 m). The resort area is 1,200 acres (4.9 km2), and is located in the Toiyabe National Forest.

Location

The closest Lake Tahoe skiing to Reno, Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe is just 25 minutes from Reno/Tahoe International Airport. 11 Mi. Lake Tahoe’s North Shore. And just 25 miles from Downtown Reno. 22222 Mt. Rose Highway, Reno, Nevada, 89511

Seasons

  • Winter: Mid-November – May
  • Daily Lift Operations: 9am-4pm, subject to change due to weather and conditions

Elevations

  • Base Elevation: 8,260’
  • Peak Elevation: 9,700’
  • Vertical rise: 1,800'

Snow

  • Average Annual Snowfall: 300 inches
  • Snowmaking: 330 acres of snow making

Trail Classification (total mountain acreage)

  • 20% Beginner
  • 30% Intermediate
  • 40% Advanced
  • 10% Expert

Skiable Acres: 1,200 acres

  • Trails: 60
  • Terrain Parks: 3

Lift System

  • Total Number of Lifts: 8
  • Express 6 Passenger: 2
  • Normal Speed Quad: 2
  • Triple Chairs: 2
  • Surface Lifts: 2

Climate

Mount Rose - Ski Tahoe sees more than 300 days of cloudless, sunny skies per year.Average daytime highs and night time lows in Fahrenheit.
  • Nov: 47 high, 24 low
  • Dec: 40 high, 20 low
  • Jan: 36 high, 16 low
  • Feb: 39 high, 18 low
  • Mar: 44 high, 21 low
  • Apr: 50 high, 26 low
  • May: 60 high, 32 low