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Diamond Peak

Diamond PeakLake Tahoe, California

  • Published Friday, November 16, 2012
  • Updated on Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Diamond Peak is a great family mountain, with plenty of options for kids and adults. It also offers plenty of skiing for adventure seekers as well through Crystal Ridge and Solitude Canyon.

Diamond Peak offers great programs for learning how to ski and snowboard. It is the perfect place for first timers with gentle slopes and wide runs Diamond Peak offers gentle beginner slopes that are perfect if you are just getting into the sport. Our Ski & Snowboard School offers private as well as group lessons to help you learn faster. Diamond Peak's more advanced terrain offers challenging trails, tree skiing, open bowls and glades for the more advanced customers. Since all runs funnel down at the Base Area, you can all have fun separately and meet at the end of the day or at lunch without fear of getting lost. This layout makes Diamond Peak the perfect place for people with different abilities.

Season Dates:

Mid Nov. - Mid April

FACTS:

Trails & Terrain:
Size: 655 acres
Number of trails: 30
Longest run: 2.5 miles
Terrain: 18% beginner, 46% intermediate, 36% advanced

Lifts: 1 high-speed quad, 2 quads, 3 doubs
Terrain parks: 1
Half pipes: 0
Snowmaking: 75%

Snowfall & Temperatures
Elevation (in feet):
Summit: 8,540
Base: 6,700

HOW TO GET THERE:

Planes: Incline Village is the closest Lake Tahoe community to the Reno / Tahoe International Airport (RNO) serviced by most major airlines and car rental agencies. Once on the ground, follow the driving directions from Reno. Or, jump on the North Lake Tahoe Express - the new airport shuttle with direct service to Incline Village.

Automobiles: 1210 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV, 89451
From San Francisco / Sacramento (255 / 135 Miles)
1.Take I-80 East to Truckee
2.Take HWY 267 exit to North Shore Lake Tahoe
3.At HWY 28 junction, turn left, proceed to Incline Village
4.Turn left on Country Club Drive
5.Turn Right on Ski Way, follow to the top
From Reno (30 Miles)
1.Take US 395 South to HWY 431 / Mt Rose Highway towards Incline Village
2.Turn left on Country Club Drive
3.Turn left on Ski Way, follow to the top
4.New This Year: Take the New Airport Shuttle leaving from Reno Tahoe International Airport
and coming to the Recreation Center in Incline Village.
From Carson City / South Lake Tahoe (25 Miles)
1.Follow US 50 to HWY 28 junction towards Incline Village
2.Turn right on Country Club Drive
3.Turn right on Ski Way, follow to the top

SNOWBus: Free Shuttle Service http://www.diamondpeak.com/mountain/ski_shuttle

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