Ski USA - California

Donner Ski Ranch Ski Resort Guide

Ski USA - California

Donner Ski Ranch Ski Resort Guide

Donner Ski Ranch Ski Resort Guide

Donner Ski Ranch photo

Slope Stats

  • 2362m

  • 219m

  • 2143m

  • Acres of ski:435
  • Pistes:52
  • Snowmaking:20%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:-
  • X-Country:-
  • beginner25%
  • intermediate50%
  • advanced25%

Donner Ski Ranch was first utilized for skiing in 1937 and is located high atop historic Donner Summit. The area's first rope tow was located at the base of the current lodge. Today, Donner Ski Ranch has 400 skiable acres, 5 double and 1 triple chairlifts. Slope side lodging at the Summit House with 'ski in/ski out' is available. Additional lodging facilities are nearby and in Truckee, approximately 10 miles away from Donner Ski Ranch.


  • Nearest Airport:Reno
  • Nearest Train Station:-
  • Tourist Office Phone:(530) 426-3635
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
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  • Season opens:
  • Season closes:
  • Lifts:6 chair lifts
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  •   6

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:8 Nov
  • Last Snowfall:
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (2252 m)view full snow forecast

partly cloudy
10 SW10
12 °CF-Level
15 SSW15
9 °CF-Level
partly cloudy
25 SSW25
10 °CF-Level

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Donner Ski Ranch Location Maps

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Visitor Reviews of Donner Ski Ranch

andres oliva from Argentina writes:

Trabaje en Donner ski ranch en el 2010. Excelente centro de ski, familiar. Posee buenos fueras de pista, y al no tener muchos freeriders el centro es para uno solo.

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surf forecastSurf Breaks
Closest to Donner Ski Ranch

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mountain forecastsMountain Peaks
Closest to Donner Ski Ranch

  • Donner Peak, United States2km
  • Castle Peak (California), United States5km
  • Mount Lola, United States13km
  • Granite Chief, United States14km
  • Mount Pluto, California, United States19km

Resorts and Mountain Peaks Surrounding Donner Ski Ranch

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