Trip Planner:   USA  /  California  /  Norden  /  Sugar Bowl Resort

Sugar Bowl Resort, Norden

4.0
#20 of 34 in Winter Sports in California
Serving 4 peaks, 13 lifts, 103 trails, 3 progressive terrain parks and the most annual snowfall in North Lake Tahoe!

Located atop Tahoe’s Donner Summit, Sugar Bowl Resort has been the home of authentic alpine adventure since 1939, steeped in tradition yet modern in amenities. Boasting the most annual snowfall in North Lake Tahoe, award-winning guest service and a mountain that both accommodates beginners and challenges experts, Sugar Bowl offers skiers and riders vast and varied options for a day of fun on the slopes. And as the closest major Tahoe resort to Sacramento and the Bay Area, skiers and riders love the convenience, complete with hundreds of free slopeside parking spots. Value-driven programs such as the points-based perks of CORE Rewards, and the free lessons and rentals of General Admission offer deals for everyone, while the adventure-driven Backcountry Adventure Center offers powder-pursuits for those looking for something a little off the beaten path.
To visit Sugar Bowl Resort on your trip to Norden, use our Norden trip planner .
Source
map
Create an itinerary including Sugar Bowl Resort
Sugar Bowl Resort Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
57 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • While Sugar Bowl is a little smaller than the other big resorts, it has all the advanced terrain anyone could ask for. Great skiing coupled with an overtly friendly atmosphere, and the most snow in Ta...  more »
  • Sugar Bowl is pretty old school in a good way. While a lot of the newer resorts are getting super fancy with big shopping areas in the village SB keeps to the basics. Good terrain and mountains. When ...  more »
  • Thank goodness for man made snow! With only about 1/4 of runs open we were limited, but we knew that when we went there. We still had a fantastic time, and ALL of the resort personnel were super frien...  more »

Plan your trip to Norden

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Norden

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in California by other users

3 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM BULGARIA March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Catalina Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in United States BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO May, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Catalina Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in New York City, Miami Beach & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM NORWAY May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Palm Springs BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in United States BY A USER FROM RUSSIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans