These California Ski Resorts Have The Most Powder Days

Palisades Tahoe

510 days- 51 days per year

Discover a top North American ski resort, known for elite terrain, vibrant ski culture, and an Olympic legacy as the 1960 Winter Games host. Dive into deep powder and thrilling chutes with Lake Tahoe's stunning backdrop.

Northstar California

Discover a delightful family friendly spot in North Lake Tahoe, California. Offering amazing terrain, diverse year round activities, and 100 scenic trails. It is a distinctive winter haven. Enjoy relaxed and luxurious accommodations for a memorable experience.

461 days- 46.1 days per year

Mammoth Mountain

453 days- 45.3 days per year

Nestled in Mammoth Lakes, this playground reaches a summit at 11,053 feet above sea level. Powder paradise. And with about 300 days of annual sunshine, the Eastern Sierra captivates an abundance of recreational opportunities and breathtaking scenic beauty.


443 days- 44.3 days per year

Explore a year round getaway in California's Eldorado National Forest, south of Lake Tahoe. Known for superior snow quality and diverse terrain, it's a haven for thrilling winter pursuits like skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, sled dog tours, and beyond.

Many resorts offer on site or nearby accommodations with added perks like spas and diverse activities. Given the high demand this season, we highly recommend booking in advance to ensure a serene and enjoyable stay.


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