Located in the beautiful Sierra Mountains with 300 days of sun a year and alpine level snowfall averaging 300-500 inches per year, Lake Tahoe is paradise for winter thrill seekers. Hurtle down stunning snow-covered mountains at any of the world class ski resorts that Lake Tahoe has to offer. Heavenly Mountain Resort, Kirkwood, Squaw Valley, and Alpine Meadows are just a few locations that skiers and snowboarders flock to for exhilarating entertainment. Miles of groomed courses and a vast variety of terrain provide excellent conditions for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Enjoy liberation and a surge of adrenaline rushing over hundreds of miles of trails through breathtaking countryside on any of the resorts Lake Tahoe has to offer. Off- trial riding, power riding and hill climbing are available throughout; Zephyr Cove and Tahoe Meadows are two of the most frequented by locals and visitors alike. Enjoy in and out-door ice rinks for figure skating and ice hockey; the Olympic Ice Pavilion in Squaw Valley is a must see with awe-inspiring views and great family fun. For an all-inclusive experience visit The Tahoe City Winter Sports Park located in Truckee where you can ice skate, cross-country ski and snowshoe.