California Ski Resorts With Most Powder Days: Top Winter Destinations

Palisades Tahoe

510 days- 51 days per year

Explore a premier North American ski resort with elite terrain and Olympic legacy. Experience deep powder and thrilling chutes against Lake Tahoe's stunning backdrop.

Northstar California

Discover a family-friendly haven in North Lake Tahoe with amazing terrain, diverse activities, and 100 scenic trails. Enjoy a distinctive winter experience in relaxed, luxurious accommodations.

461 days- 46.1 days per year

Mammoth Mountain

453 days- 45.3 days per year

Nestled in Mammoth Lakes, this playground boasts an 11,053 feet summit. Experience a powder paradise amid the Eastern Sierra's stunning beauty and 300 days of annual sunshine.


443 days- 44.3 days per year

Discover a year-round escape in California's Eldorado National Forest, south of Lake Tahoe. Renowned for excellent snow and varied terrain, it's a haven for winter adventures.

Numerous resorts provide on-site or nearby stays with perks like spas. Due to high demand, book in advance for a serene stay.


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