Sierra's famous terrain broken down by the numbers.

Trails and Terrain

It's All About the Mountain

  • 2,000 Acres
  • 2,212’ Vertical Rise
  • 8,852’ Top Elevation
  • 6,640’ Bottom Elevation
  • 46 Trails
  • 25% Easier
  • 50% More Difficult
  • 25% Most Difficult
  • Longest Run: Sugar n’ Spice - 2.5 miles from the top of the mountain
  • 5 Gates access Huckleberry Canyon backcountry


14 Lifts

  • 3 Express Quad Chair Lifts
  • 5 Double Chair Lifts
  • 1 Triple Chair Lift
  • 5 Surface Lifts

Terrain Parks

  • 6 Terrain Parks - Small, Medium, and Large
  • Burton Progression Park
  • Smokey Boarder X
  • TransWorld SNOWboarding Top 10-rated Halfpipe

Family Adventures

  • 4 Adventure Zones - just for kids
  • Blizzard Mountain with 2 lift accessed tubing hills and a snowplay area
  • Snowshoe trails - 3 miles
Snowflakes Skis

Hours of Operation

Early Season Operation Hours

Monday-Sunday: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. (starting 12/23/17)

Phone: 530.543.3108

Winter Hours of Operation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Weekends and Holidays

Snow and Weather

Average Annual Snowfall

460 inches direct from Mother Nature


Mid-November through mid-April (conditions permitting)


  • Avg. Annual Days of Sunshine: 274 winter days
  • Average Winter Daytime High: 45°F
  • Average Winter Overnight Low: 19°F

2018/19 Season Passes On Sale Now

Grab your pass today for maximum days at Sierra + endless Certified Unserious fun for only $349.

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Your 18/19 Ticket to Rip It

Spring is right around the corner, which means pastel colors, the Easter Bunny, and allergy sniffles. It also means 2018/19 season passes are on sale! The Certified Unserious Season Pass is your all-access ticket to rip it, packed with awesome goodies sure to leave you tickled.

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We Love to Shred + Shred the Love!

We are stoked to welcome back our friends at Boarding for Breast Cancer for Shred the Love! This event will raise money so we can fight to stomp out breast cancer. We will be celebrating this awesome cause with a full day of live music, a rail jam, silent auction, a huge raffle and good vibes a-plenty. Come on out for great energy and tons of fun!

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