Donner Ski Ranch

Location
P.O. Box 66
Norden, CA 95724
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Contact
Lodging Phone: 530-426-3635
Toll Free Phone: 530-426-3635
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Resort Type
Nordic / Cross Country Alpine / Skiing

Donner Ski Ranch was first utilized for skiing in 1937 and is located high atop historic Donner Summit. The area's first rope tow was located at the base of the current lodge. Today, Donner has 400 skiable acres, 5 double and 1 triple chairlifts.

Lodging

Slopeside lodging at the Summit House with ski in and ski out available. Additional lodging facilities nearby and in Truckee, approximately 10 miles away.

Services

Mountain Sports School, rental/retail shop, cocktail lounge, and cafeteria. Telemark lessons available. Free ski/historic tours.

Area Recreation

Cross country skiing, ice skating, additional resturants, movies, and more in nearby Truckee.

Cross Country

Not available.

Snowboarding

Snowboarding allowed on all trails. Rentals and lessons available at the lodge.

Runs / Trailmaps

Average Snowfall: Number of Skiable Acres: Number of Runs:
396 435 45
Elevation Base: Elevation Top: Longest Run: Vertical Feet:
7031 7781 0 750
Longitude: Latitude:
-120.38 39.32
Beginner Runs: Intermediate Runs: Advanced Runs: Expert Runs:
25% 50% 25% 0%

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Upcoming Events

December 5
Sparks Annual Hometowne Christmas Celebration
Kick off the holiday season with a traditional Christmas parade, tree lighting, entertainment and...

December 6
The Nutcracker
Bay Pointe Ballet, directed by Bruce Steivel returns to the Grand Sierra Resort for the fifth...

December 6
Christmas on the Comstock
Step back in time this holiday season and celebrate Christmas as they did in the 19th century....

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Current Conditions

Status: Open
New Snow:
Last 24 Hours 0"
Last 48 Hours 0"
Last 72 Hours 0"
Lower Elevation 0"
Upper Elevation 0"
Terrain Type:
Number of Lifts 6
Ski Lifts Open 0
% of Terrain Open 0%
Cross-Country Kilometers 0
Cross-Country Kilometers Total 0
XC Trails 0
XC Trackset 0
XC Skate Groomed 0

Data provided byOnTheSnow.com

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