The sierra skiing resort is one of the oldest in the area, located on highway 50 this 43 year old resort is centered on providing the best family orientates atmosphere that you won’t find anywhere else. As well as its extensive list of family orientated programs the resort offers a multitude of on mountain activities across its numerous terrain parks as well as its super pipe which is an absolute must for snowboarders to try.
Sierra Resort Facts and Statistics
You can expect plenty of powder skiing and riding at the Sierra resort, there is an annual snowfall of 480 inches that makes for some of the smoothest skiing you can find. The resort has a top elevation of 8852 feet and a vertical rise of approximately 2212 feet. The resort boasts an impressive 5 terrain parks which are suitable for skiers and riders of all skill levels. There are a total of 46 slopes and trail and the longest run that can be found on the resort is a not too shabby 2.5 miles.
The resort has one of the best snowboarding and ski schools where you can take lessons before you hit the slopes. The cafes located on the mountain offer some fantastic views while you enjoy your coffee and if you are in need of any equipment then the fully stocked rental shops and the friendly staff will have everything that you need. For families with younger children there is childcare available at the resort for children aged 18 months up to 5 years. Access the slopes via one of the 3 family quad chairlifts there are also surface lifts specifically for children as well as a tubing tow lift.
The sierra offers a fantastic family atmosphere as well as everything you will need to enjoy some of the best snow in the area whether you’re skiing or snowboarding.