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Five Reasons To Visit Lake Tahoe For Spring Break

Lake Tahoe is not only one of the most beautiful places to visit not far from the Bay Area, it’s also one of the most affordable, which makes it a perfect destination for college students

03/08/2014

Matt Walker of the USA competes during the ski slopestyle portion of the Alli Dew Tour on February 20th, 2009 at Northstar Resort in Truckee, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Snow Allows More Sierra Ski Resorts To Open Fully

A string of storms has allowed some ski resorts in the Sierra Nevada to finally open all of their terrain, but others still need more snow before they can swing into full operation after an unusually dry winter.

03/02/2014

Matt Walker of the USA competes during the ski slopestyle portion of the Alli Dew Tour on February 20th, 2009 at Northstar Resort in Truckee, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

KCBS Cover Story: California Drought Severely Impacts Sierra Ski Industry

Some Tahoe-area resorts have not even been able to open their runs due to a lack of snow.

01/22/2014

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Best Ski Resorts In America

The following are five of the best ski resorts in America, based upon a number of variables including quality of snow, acreage, accommodations, dining and entertainment.

12/24/2013

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Skiers, Resorts Happy As Sierra Storm Drops 3 Feet Of Snow

A storm dropped up to 3 feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada, helping build up the slopes and giving a fun run to skiers and snowboarders Saturday.

12/07/2013

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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.

11/26/2013

A skier hits the slopes at Heavenly Valley. (Vail Resorts)

Tahoe’s Heavenly, Northstar Ski Resorts Open

Heavenly on Tahoe’s south shore and Northstar just to the north of the lake began limited operations Saturday.

11/23/2013

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Lake Tahoe Visitors Greeted By Snow Shortage

Ski resorts are struggling over the holidays with a shortage of snow in Lake Tahoe.

12/31/2011

The Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort on the south shore of Lake Tahoe. (Resort photo)

Sierra Skiers Get A White Christmas

A series of powerful storms has Lake Tahoe-area resorts celebrating their best skiing conditions in years.

CBS San Francisco–12/26/2010

Snow in the trees at Foresthill (Bubba & Linda Wilkes)

Several Feet Of Snow Set Up Sierra Ski Resorts For Holiday Weekend

Ski resorts in the Sierra Nevada are reporting some of the biggest snowfall totals in years, including one near Lake Tahoe that says it got nearly 9 feet over five days.

CBS San Francisco–11/24/2010

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