Boreal Ski Resort
(530) 426-3666

Boreal and Donner Summit Area Vacation Rentals
(within 10 min drive of Boreal)

The Place to Learn to Ski and Snowboard

Boreal Ski Resort is the closest and best valued resort to the Sacramento and Bay Areas. A secret powder paradise in the Lake Tahoe area, Boreal offers something for everyone.

First skiing or snowboarding trip to Tahoe? Just learning? Boreal Ski Resort is perfect for beginner snowboarders and skiers. There is a reason more than 400,000 adults and kids have learned to ski and snowboard at Boreal. Boreal's instructors are trained and qualified, and love what they do. The beginner hill at Boreal is gentle and easy to get to, just steps from the lodge and rental shop. continued below

Main Mtn Phone:530.426.3666
Snow Phone:530.426.3666
Operational Season:Late Oct-May
Base Elevation:7200'
Summit Elevation:7700'
Vertical Drop:500'
Annual Snowfall:400 in
Terrain Park(s):8
Skiable Terrain:380 acres
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Ticket Prices:
Adult (19-59)$26-$58 Daily / Check with Boreal for Holiday Rates
Teen (13-18)$26-$44
Child (5-12)$20
Child (0-4)$5
Senior (60-69)$26-$44
Senior (70+)$20
Parent Shared$52 Daily / $58 Holiday
Child CareNo
Adaptive SchoolNo
Repair ShopYes
Day LodgeYes
On-Site LodgingYes


Boreal Ski Resort is conveniently located just off Interstate 80 at Donner Summit, nine miles from Truckee, CA, 80 miles from Sacramento, and 45 miles from Reno. While lodging options near Boreal on Donner Summit are somewhat limited (there is a small hotel at the base of the resort), there is a large selection of Truckee/Lake Tahoe vacation rentals to choose from just 15 minutes away. In addition, Truckee has a good selection of hotels, plus great restaurants and entertainment.

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