Squaw Valley Ski Patroller Dies During Avalanche Control Work A 42-year-old ski patrol member was killed during an avalanche control operation early Tuesday at the Squaw Valley ski resort, authorities said.
Skiers, Boarders Delight As Sierra Storm Dumps Much-Needed Snow On Tahoe ResortsThe Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows and Northstar resorts just north of Lake Tahoe reported 16-17 inches of new snow.
Best Ski Slopes For Kids Near The Bay AreaSkiing can be the perfect combination of fun, fitness and family. Pack up the cold weather gear and the little ones and head out for a day at one of these five best ski slopes for kids near the Bay Area.
Bay Area Ski And Snow GuideA few hours drive east of the Bay Area and we’ve got access to awesome winter sports and some of the most gorgeous views in the world. Hit the slopes!
Storms Replenish Sierra Ski Resorts, Another Foot Expected By SaturdaySquaw Valley, which sits between Truckee and the north shore of Lake Tahoe, received 22 inches of snow at its top elevations between Wednesday, when the first storm hit, and midday Friday. Neighboring Alpine Meadows reported 15 inches.
Alpine Meadows Worker Dies From Ski AccidentA 24-year-old employee at Alpine Meadows ski resort has died from injuries she suffered in an accident while skiing in the back country near Lake Tahoe.
Storm Makes Ripe Ski Conditions In SierraA late winter storm that dumped at least 6 feet of snow in parts of the Sierra Nevada created ripe conditions for snow sports enthusiasts but also posed risks for back country skiers, one of whom was killed by an avalanche.
Injured Skier Dies From Avalanche At Tahoe Resort A skier who was injured after an avalanche in the Tahoe National Forest on Thursday afternoon later died as a result of his injuries.
Tahoe Ski Resorts Open For Fourth Of July WeekendAs Fourth of July weekend kicks off, people across the West are donning shorts, bikini tops and Hawaiian shirts -- and then they're hitting the slopes.
Missing Tahoe Snowboarder Found DeadPlacer County authorities say they’ve found the body of a woman who went missing while snowboarding at a Lake Tahoe-area resort.
Snowboarder Still Missing At Alpine MeadowsAuthorities are looking for a snowboarder who went missing at a Lake Tahoe ski resort. Shawnte Willis, of Tahoma, was last seen on the backside of Alpine Meadows Ski Resort at 1:30 Tuesday afternoon.
Heavy Snowfall Lures Skiers To Sierra SlopesSkiers and snowboarders are heading for the slopes in the Sierra Nevada to take advantage of what resorts are calling the best early-season skiing conditions in decades.