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

    A Tahoe Gem!

    by heaven is a mountain - 3rd January 2010

    Pros: Great views, cheap and friendly

    Cons: you could say small resort but that keeps the crowds away!- Bonus!!

    Sierra is a great mountain just like Homewood, big enough to really enjoy and discover some wonderful spots but not too big to attract the crowds. First cam... Full review

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  • 5

    Might Be My Favorite Mountain

    by Lolane - 12th May 2011

    Pros: Solid Intermediate Mountain

    Cons: Sometimes Too Crowded

    I love this mountain. The West Bowl has some great groomed terrain and there are long green runs from the top of the mountain for the beginners in your grou... 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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  • 5

    Great Alternative to Heavenly

    by Mark Conner - 28th December 2010

    Pros: Lift deals,fairly short shuttle ride

    Cons: need more foot/lodge options

    Even though I was staying 100 feet from the Heavenly gondola I choose to ski Sierra when I got a 3-day lift deal for $49. I have NEVER seen tickets at Heav... Full review

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  • 5

    Just about right

    by j_geba - 28th December 2010

    Pros: Terrain, Friendly, Good side-country skiing

    Cons: Small

    Sierra-at-Tahoe was great. Woke up to 1.5' of pristine pow which made for great skiing. Plenty of mogul runs. Was able to find plenty of untracked snow i... Full review

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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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