Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sierra-at-Tahoe

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 52%
  • Beginner
  • 44%
  • Families
  • 80%
  • Intermediate
  • 76%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 20%

Helpful Highlights:

went up 3/18/12. finally lots of fresh snow. couldn't find any long cruisers anywhere, seemed like the whole mountain was a mogul mess and boarding was more...

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  • 5

    Great Resort

    by djevans21 - 24th December 2009

    Pros: Great Snow, Short Lines

    Cons: So far from So. Cal

    The snow was fabulous - great powder. Very friendly staff. Long beginner runs. We had a fantastic time. LInes were short.... Full review

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  • 5

    one of the best in tahoe

    by herbsmen - 28th November 2009

    Pros: great tree riding good park easily accessible

    Cons: can get crowded

    I've been to sierra a few times and i always have a great time. On powder days it is excellent, definately top three in tahoe. If you stay in south lake ski... Full review

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  • 4


    by mdeal - 22nd October 2009

    Pros: closer to bay, downhill, tree skiing, park

    Cons: not too much lowithen walking distance

    Sierra is a decent resort in the Tahoe area. It has 2000 acres over 2000 feet of vertical and varied terrain for beginners and advanced skiers and riders. T... Full review

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  • 1

    Like an Unsupervised Grammar School Playground

    by Hardly Vailed - 9th April 2009

    Pros: Great terrain, nice layout, convenient access

    Cons: Young Male Snowboarders

    This resort has great terrain and the trail layout makes all the superb real estate easily accessible. It had a reputation at one time of being very family... Full review

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  • 5

    Family Friendly - Great Place to Learn in Tahoe

    by flcpamba - 1st April 2009

    Pros: Friendly staff, Long green runs, Multiple green runs

    Cons: Limited 'first timer' flat area to practice, busier on weekends

    The resort had reasonable traffic for a weekday, moderate traffic on weekends. Weekdays at Heavenly were as busy as the Weekend at Sierra. We did not go t... Full review

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  • 4

    We had a great experience

    by Ceil Patton - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Great powder, family friendly

    Cons: Tubing could have been more exciting

    This was a first for my family. We actually went to Sierra to tube, but enjoyed the atmosphere, so decided to come back and ski. The staff was very helpfu... Full review

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