Kirkwood Ski Resort
Kirkwood is consistently rated in the top 10 for snow, terrain challenge and variety. It is located 90 minutes from Reno/Tahoe International Airport.
Closest Town: Kirkwood, California
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise2000 ft
Base Elevation7800 ft
Summit Elevation9800 ft
Annual Snowfall600 inches
Number of Trails86
Skiable Acres2300
Longest Run2.5 miles / 4 km
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts15
High Speed Six Chairs0
High Speed Quad Chairs2
Quad Chairs1
Triple Chairs6
Double Chairs1
Surface Lifts5
Lift Capacity19905 (skiers per hour)
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 11/29/19
Season 2019Opened 11/24/18
Season 201811/22/17 to 04/10/18 (140 days)
Season 201711/25/16 to 04/16/17 (143 days)
Season 201611/14/15 to 04/17/16 (156 days)
Season 201512/06/14 to 04/15/15 (131 days)
Season 201411/25/13 to 04/26/14 (153 days)
Season 201311/16/12 to 04/20/13 (156 days)
Kirkwood Resort Features
Night Skiing
Heliski/Snowcat Skiing
Private guides and coach service for backcountry experiences.
Cross Country Skiing
Kirkwood Cross Country offers spectacular scenery and exciting terrain.
Snowshoe Trails
Terrain Park
Burton Adventure Lane (beginner); Burton Progression Park (intermediate); K2 Stomping Grounds (intermediate/advanced); Border X Course

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Kirkwood Ski Resort.
Status: Plan to open on Friday December 4 (in 46 days)

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/04/19
Regular $75 $93 $103 $93
Multi day discounts available

Window prices are not shown. Sample pricing shown is for Saturday January 18, 2020 online ticket discount prices offered on their website.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

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Lodging at Base
Lodging Nearby

Kirkwood has a great selection of lodging options.

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Kids Program
Womens Program
Ski Lessons Available
Snowboard Lessons
Equipment Rentals

Nearby Resorts

Sierra at Tahoe54 mins
Heavenly57 mins

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