Ski Report

Ski Report

Experience 'epic' downhill skiing in the Sierra

Randy Pench, Sacramento Bee senior photographer, took to the black diamond slopes on Friday wearing a GoPro. Experience a few of his ski runs.

Ski Report

Ski resorts in for White Christmas

Heavy snow is causing traffic problems getting to Lake Tahoe, but the weather is expected to clear for Christmas. California and Nevada ski reports are excited about the prospect of a great conditions for the holiday. Video provided by Northstar and Squaw Valley ski resorts.

Weather

Spring snow leads some Sierra resorts to extend skiing into May

While the Sacramento area experienced partly cloudy skies and gusty winds Monday, after a weekend of highs in the 70s, a spring storm delivered several inches of snow to some parts of the Sierra. As of midafternoon, 11 inches of snow had fallen over the past 24 hours at Northstar California Resort north of Lake Tahoe. Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe announced Monday that, thanks to snow conditions, winter operations at the Lake Tahoe area’s highest base elevation resort will be extended to May 8.

Videos

Experience 'epic' downhill skiing in the Sierra

Randy Pench, Sacramento Bee senior photographer, took to the black diamond slopes on Friday wearing a GoPro. Experience a few of his ski runs.
Video by Randy Pench, produced by Sue Morrow The Sacramento Bee
Experience 'epic' downhill skiing in the Sierra 1:53

Experience 'epic' downhill skiing in the Sierra

Epic Sierra snowfall has skiers gleeful, residents shoveling 1:11

Epic Sierra snowfall has skiers gleeful, residents shoveling

How to ski moguls like a pro with gold medalist Jonny Moseley 4:52

How to ski moguls like a pro with gold medalist Jonny Moseley

Ski resorts in for White Christmas 0:54

Ski resorts in for White Christmas