Thanks to the 1960 Winter Olympics held at astonishing Squaw Valley Ski Resort, Lake Tahoe is world renowned for exceptional skiing. Family friendly ski resorts are located throughout Tahoe, offering thousands of acres of beautifully groomed terrain for beginners and more complex terrain for advanced skiers and snow boarders. Many offer kids camps for children 12 and under where they play games, make arts and crafts, watch movies and eat lunch; freeing parents to enjoy a glorious day on the slopes. Private and group lessons are available for skiing and snowboarding for all skill levels and include lift tickets and equipment rentals. Fabulous dining, cable car riding, shopping, snowshoeing, snow tubing, wall climbing, sledding, ski bikes and ice skating are just a few things to choose from on an unforgettable family get away in Lake Tahoe. Heavenly, Homewood, Northstar, Alpine Meadows, Sierra at Tahoe and Diamond Peak are just a few of the fabulous family friendly resorts that Tahoe has to offer.