Donner Summit

Snowboarder in shorts at the summer shred at Boreal Mountain Resort.

Sierra Skiers Enjoy Longest ‘Winter’ Since 1950

Skiers and snowboarders enjoyed a final fling on the slopes Saturday as the Sierra skiing season came to an official close after one of the snowiest winters since 1950.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/23/2011

Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority

Heavy Snowfall Lures Skiers To Sierra Slopes

Skiers 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.

CBS San Francisco–11/26/2010