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Sugar Bowl Ski Area

Skiing and Boarding


Sugar Bowl Ski Resort is located near Donner Summit along old Highway 40 just east of Soda Springs.

The resort features four main peaks with 1,500 feet of vertical drop and 1,500 acres of ski terrain. They operate 13 lifts. They also have 3 terrain parks of varying levels difficulty. The base elevation is 6,883 feet and the summit of Mt. Lincoln is 8,383 feet.

Two parking areas are located off Highway 40 (Donner Pass Road).
(1) The covered gondola parking lot; ride the free Magic Carpet Gondola over the railroad tracks to the Village Lodge.
(2) The main lot near the Mt. Judah Day Lodge and ski rental location.

Sugar Bowl Ski Resort


Lift Operation Hours: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sugar Bowl Lift Tickets - 2016-2017 Season*


Daily Lift Tickets


Age Daily Holidays
Holiday Dates: December 12, 2016 - January 1, 2017, January 14-16, 2017, February 18-26, 2017
*Prices subject to change.
Adult 23-64 $109 $115
Young Adult 13-22 $89 $94
Child 6-12 $63 $66
Child 5 & Under Free Free
Seniors 65-74 $89 $94
Super Seniors 75+ $63 $66

Sugar Bowl Ski and Snowboard Rentals

Showing 2016-17 Prices

Hours:
Expedite your rental process by registering ahead of time online. Anyone under the age of 18 needs a parent signature for rentals or lessons. See Sugar Bowl's Rental and Lesson Forms.

Rental Package All Day
*Prices subject to change.
Ski or Snowboard Package 13 and Over $59
Ski or Snowboard Package 12 and Under $39


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Sugar Bowl Ski and Snowboard Lessons

2016-17 Prices

Children's Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Reservations (530) 426-6772


Cub Tracks, Ages 4-5

Full-Day Package Lessons include equipment rental, a lift ticket good on all lifts, a 4-hour small group lesson and lunch. 9:45 AM to 3:30 PM.
The Morning or Afternoon Package Package Lesson also includes equipment rental, a lift ticket good on all lifts, a 2½-hour small group lesson.
Reservations required for all Cub Tracks lessons: (530) 426-6772.
Group sizes are limited to 3. A signed release form from the parent or legal guardian is required for all children taking lessons. See Sugar Bowl's Rental and Lesson Forms.

Cub Tracks Ski or Snowboard Lessons Prices
*Half-Day lessons held from 9:45 AM - 12:15 PM or 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.
All Day Package $255
Morning Package* $165
Afternoon Package* $165
All Day Lesson Only $235
Morning Lesson Only* $145
Afternoon Lesson Only* $145


Black Bear Adventures, Ages 6-12

Full-Day Package Lessons include equipment rental, a lift ticket good on all lifts, a 4-hour group lesson and lunch. 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.
The Half-day Package Package Lesson also includes equipment rental, a lift ticket good on all lifts, a 2-hour group lesson.
Reservations required for full-day Bear Tracks lessons, but not for 2-hour lessons: (530) 426-6772.
A signed release form from the parent or legal guardian is required for all children taking lessons. See Sugar Bowl's Rental and Lesson Forms.

Black Bear Adventures Ski or Snowboard Lessons Prices
*Morning or Afternoon lessons held from 9:45 AM - 12:15 PM or 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.
All Day Package $195
Morning Package* $99
Afternoon Package* $99
All Day Lesson Only $175
Morning Lesson Only* $79
Afternoon Lesson Only* $79

Children's Private Lessons 1-3 hour private lessons and all-day private lessons are available. Reservations and information: (530) 426-6700


Adult Group Ski Lessons (Ages 13+)

Reservations recommended (530) 426-6772

Package includes 2-hour group lesson, equipment rental, and a limited-access lift ticket. Learn to Ski or Ride lift tickets are for White Pine and Nob Hill Lifts. Novice through Advanced lift tickets are good for the entire mountain.
Lessons are matched to ability levels, from never skied or boarded before up through advanced. Lessons are offered from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM or from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM.

Adult (13+) Ski or Snowboard Lessons Prices
1 Packages include 2½ hour lesson, rental equipoment and limited lift ticket.
2 Packages include 2½ hour lesson, rental equipoment and all-mountain lift ticket.
Never Ever Boarded or Skied Lesson + Limited Ticket $95
Never Ever Boarded or Skied Lesson Package1 $105
Beginner through Advanced Package2 $175
Beginner through Advanced Lesson Only $145


Private Lessons 1-3 hour private lessons and all-day private lessons are available. Reservations and information: (530) 426-6772



Sugar Bowl Facilities

Village Lodge

Sugar Bowl Ski & Sports Chalet - ski and boarding gear (530) 426-6766
Belt Room Bar
Lodging
Rejuvenation at Elevation - spa treatments. For reservations, call (530) 426-6742

Mt. Judah Day Lodge

Mt. Judah Ski & Sports - ski and boarding gear (530) 426-6794

Mountain Sports Learning Center

Located adjacent to the main parking lot near the Mt. Judah Day Lodge. Ski and board rental and Lessons.

Village Chalet Retail Building

Bestfit Boots - custom fit ski or snowboard boots. (530) 426-7013

Mid-Mountain Lodge

Located at the foot of the Christmas Tree Express Lift.

Sugar Bowl Ski Resort Restaurants

(530) 426-9000
Open seasonally   Sugar Bowl Dining

  • The Dining Room at the Village Lodge   Breakfast, lunch, dinner; Entrees $20-$30
  • Nob Hill Cafe   Breakfast and lunch; salads, sandwiches, hamburgers, etc.
  • Nob Hill BBQ on the Deck
  • Village Hall Bistro
  • Mt. Judah Lodge Sierra Vista Bar & Grill   Breakfast and lunch
  • Mt. Judah Lodge Sunset Grill   Weekends and holidays for lunch

Backcountry Adventures

The Backcountry Adventure Center leads single and multi-day excursions into the backcountry around Sugar Bowl. The Adventure Center is located on the first floor of the Village Hall.
Information about backcountry tours: (530) 426-7005

One Day Back Country

Travel into the back country with an experienced instructor and guide. Learn skiing techniques, safety, and other back country travel skills. Limited uphill touring and plenty of downhill. Limited dates.

Anderson Ridge 1 Day Tour

For those with previous back country experience. Climb higher and farther while you learn more advanced skills, including avalanche safety. Limited Dates.

Four Peaks 1 Day Tour

Ski the back side of all four of Sugar Bowl's main peaks - Crows Peak, Mt. Judah, Mt. Lincoln, and Mt. Disney. Enjoy the wilderness adventure into remote areas.

Lost Trail Backcountry 2 Day Tour

Ski out the Anderson Crest and spend a night at a beautiful lodge deep in the back country. For experienced backcountry skiers.

Sugar Bowl to Squaw Valley 2 Day Tour

For experienced back country skiers. Make this classic journey from Sugar Bowl to Squaw Valley, spending one night snow camping.


Sugar Bowl Webcams

Snow Phone: (530) 426-1111

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