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Donner Summit boasts five alpine ski resorts, miles of cross country skiing, and numerous snow play areas.
With 40 feet of snow falling annually here at the top of the Sierra, winter is what most people think of when thinking about Donner Summit. If you don’t have plans for winter vacation, consider Donner Summit which boasts five alpine ski resorts, miles of cross country skiing, and numerous snow play areas. This is THE recommended area for cross-country skiing, dog sledding, and snow play. You can find the ski trails on the north side of the freeway. In the summer, boating and fishing is popular all up and down Donner Summit from the foothill lakes just a short distance away.
Donner Summit is located on the south side of Interstate 80 at the Castle Peak exit beyond Boreal Inn. SNO-PARK site map.
WINTER FUN IN THE SNOW
Bring your favorite sled, saucer or tube, and hit the hills for some winter fun. We have a variety of gentle to fun slopes and winding paths for everyone to enjoy.
Come for a weekend or stay for a week, with great fishing, water sports, boating, biking or just sitting around the campfire.
Tahoe Vista Boat Launch / Agatam Beach is a three and 1/2 acre sandy beach with a boat launch, plaza and restrooms.