Lake Tahoe Skiing: Donner Ski Ranch
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    Since the first rope tow was built in 1937, Donner Ski Ranch has offered a family-friendly and historic skiing experience. One of California’s first ski resorts, Donner Ski Ranch is located on historic US Route 40 high atop Donner Summit. On Donner Summit you’ll find an atmosphere that is relaxing and carefree, harkening back to times past.


    Average snowfall: 396 inches
    Top elevation: 7,781 feet
    Acres: 460
    Longest run: 1.5 miles
    Terrain: 52 runs
    Base elevation: 7,031 feet


    Donner Ski Ranch has a rental shop, retail, full bar, cafeteria and lodge.


    1 chair, 5 double chairs, 1 Magic Carpet


    Beginner Trails: 20 %
    Intermediate Trails: 50%
    Advanced Trails: 25%


    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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