Heavenly is the closest ski area to South Lake Tahoe and is famously the second largest ski resort in North America. The resort is known for its huge snowfall and is proud to boast a yearly average of over 30 feet.
The ski area is fantastic with 4800 acres of skiable terrain, with breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe, as shown in our pictures. There are slopes to suit all ability levels and the ski school staff in resort are fantastic.
Lake Tahoe famously gets around 300 days of sunshine a year, and it doesn’t just snow in Heavenly: it dumps. Add this to the massive range of après activities and you are definitely on to a winner; snow, sun and fun – what more could you want!?
Heavenly Resort Facts
|Winter Season||November – May|
|Lift Range||1993m – 3068m|
|Total Piste Length||4800 Acres|
|Longest Run (km)||8.6|
|Number of Slopes||94|
|Beginner Runs %||20|
|Intermediate Runs %||45|
|Advanced Runs %||35|
|Number of Lifts||30|
Heavenly Après Ski Activities
- Amusement Arcades
- Ice Skating
- Movie Evening
- Outlet Shopping
- Quiz Evening
- Presentation Evening with Certificates
Forest Suites Resort ****
Forest Suites Resort is a South Lake Tahoe hotel nestled in an intimate alpine environment just steps away from year-round South Shore recreation activities, a few minutes walk from the crystal clear waters of Lake Tahoe. Lake Tahoe boasts 300 plus days of sunshine and runs the gambit of year round activities.
The Forest suites resort has been family owned and run for over 40 years. Rooms sleep 4 pupils and are all en suite. The hotel has two pools and spas, you can relax and soak your muscles after a day on the mountain. The location of the hotel is fantastic, close to the lifts and resort amenities. The hotel has a range of facilities suited to school groups.
Hotel Capacity: 250 Beds
Breakfast: Buffet Breakfast
Lunch: Hot Lunch in Mountain Restaurant
Dinner: 3 Course evening meal in Hotel/local restaurant
Private Facilities: All rooms are en suite
Ski In/Out: No, but located close to the slopes
Hotel Amenities: Two swimming pools and spa, Restaurant and conference/movie room