Mt. Rose Ski Resort

22222 Mt. Rose Hwy.
Reno, NV 89511

(800) SKI-ROSE Main
(775) 849-0704

Just twenty-five minutes from downtown Reno, Mt. Rose Ski Resort is North Lake Tahoe’s best kept secret. Whether you are looking for a quick get-away or a longer vacation, the location of this resort makes it affordable and convenient. Starting at the regions highest base elevation of 8,260 feet, the Mt. Rose elevation soars up to 9,700 feet. The panoramic views of Lake Tahoe and Nevada from the summit will absolutely take your breath away.

Mt Rose ski resort has the capacity to introduce you to some of the best powder in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. When you jump on one of the eight ski lifts you will be propelled up 1,800 vertical feet in less than four minutes. There are 62 runs, plus terrain parks for all abilities, and The Chutes offer extreme challenge for advanced skiers and snowboarders. If you want to improve your skills, the Mt. Rose Ski and Snowboard School is a great start for beginners and has advanced lessons for those looking to tear it up in The Chutes.

Dining at Mt. Rose runs the gamut with eight restaurants, bars, and coffee shops with a variety of offerings. The 431 Sports Shop is an excellent choice for top-of-the-line mountain gear, apparel, and accessories. Mt. Rose’ Winters Creek Lodge is available in the winter when you need to take a ski break, or reserve space for a special event during the summer. The setting is gorgeous and relaxed, with panoramic views of the Washoe Valley and Washoe Lake. There are a number of events and entertainment planned throughout the year, including the Santa Ski Crawl, The Chutes Best Line Challenge, and the Dummy Downhill.

The Mt. Rose, Nevada, resort is located along Mt. Rose highway and is the closest resort to Reno and its Reno/Tahoe International Airport, with daily shuttle services are available from many locations. Mt. Rose web cams are your guide to slope conditions and with more than 1,200 acres of trails on both north and east facing slopes, you are sure to have an adventure at every turn. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore Mt. Rose this season.

Looking for other great Lake Tahoe ski resorts to conquer? Then check out the Lake Tahoe ski resorts map for a complete list of ski resorts and their locations.

2 “Six Pack” high-speed
detachable chair
2 Quad chairs (fixed grip)
2 Triple chairs (fixed grip)
2 Surface Lifts

Season: Mid-November through mid-April, weather and conditions permitting.
Hours of Operations (PST): Lift Hours: Zephyr Chair (first tracks) 8:30am – 4pm, Chuter Chair 8:45am – 3:45pm
Other lifts 9am – 4pm. Lodge Hours: Weekdays 8am – 6pm, Weekends 7:30am – 6pm
Base Elevation: 8,260 feet
Summit Elevation: 9,700 feet
Vertical Drop: 1,800 feet
Snowmaking: 28% Coverage (Top to Bottom)
Average Annual Snowfall: 400 inches
Total Acreage: 1,200+ acres
Trails: 60+
Classification Total: 20% beginner, 30% intermediate, 40% advanced, 10% expert

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