Widow, Friend Of Man Killed In Tahoe Avalanche Sue Alpine MeadowsThe widow and a friend of a man killed in an avalanche at a Lake Tahoe ski resort last year have filed lawsuits accusing the resort of negligently rushing to open the slopes in unsafe conditions.
Tahoe Resorts Reach Gondola Deal to Preserve Sierra Frog HabitatSquaw Valley/Alpine Meadows agreed to permanently protect 27 acres of habitat for the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog and contribute about $500,000 over the next decade toward land purchases and other protection efforts
Fatal Avalanche Thunders Into Tahoe's Alpine Meadows Resort; Victim IdentifiedAn avalanche slammed into the Alpine Meadows ski area Friday, killing a 34-year-old skier and seriously injuring a second, authorities said.
Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows Current ConditionsHere are the current conditions at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows resorts
Snow and Rain to Grow Heavy over Weekend in Northern CaliforniaSnow fell Saturday in the Sierra and rain hit the far north but the fire-ravaged wine country remained mostly dry despite fears of mudslides.
Summer, Winter Overlap In Tahoe's Longest Ski Season In Resort HistoryThere's a startling sight at Lake Tahoe this summer. Vacationers on the lake look up and see skiers on the snow-capped mountains, just a few miles away.
Record Sierra Snow Keeps Resorts Open Into Late Spring, SummerRecord snowfall in Tahoe this ski season means some resorts will stay open late this year, with at least one resort saying it would stay open until July.
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.