Uphill use of the resort and its surrounding areas by means of skinning, snowshoeing, hiking, and running have gained popularity at Sugar Bowl. Skiers and riders must review, agree to and sign the Uphill Use Policy before traveling uphill at Sugar Bowl Resort, and abide by the rules and regulations established by Sugar Bowl and USFS when accessing the resort both during and after operating hours.
We strive to deliver a safe and enjoyable resort experience, and we appreciation your attention and cooperation!
For more information on our Uphill Travel Policy, please click here.
Sugar Bowl is proud to now operate Royal Gorge Cross Country, North America's largest XC resort, boasting 200km of groomed trails across 6,000 acres of pristine terrain atop majestic Donner Summit, seamlessly connected with Sugar Bowl Resort and America's only snowbound Village.
A special thanks to all the parties that made this historic acquisition happen, including the Truckee Donner Land Trust, the Trust for Public Land, the Northern Sierra Partnership and all the individuals and families who so graciously donated time, money, effort and resources to help the cause.
We thank all of our CORE members with CORE appreciation days throughout the season! CORE discounts are even bigger on appreciation days!
14/15 CORE Appreciation Days
CORE Points Guide
Earning points is easy.
We make saving at Sugar Bowl easy and fun. Just show up for the day to ski or ride and we will reward you!
Enjoy special discounts, perks & deals!
Stay tuned for further details on the 14/15 CORE program.
Passholders are also rewarded for referring any new season passholder customer (excluded CORE Daily Passes).
Backcountry Adventure Center
Explore Sugar Bowl's endless backcountry terrain with our professional guides.
Join AMGA and IFMGA-certified guides on backcountry adventures in and out of Sugar Bowl with Alpine Skills International. Adventures come complete with avalanche awareness classes, a transceiver training center and of course, fantastic powder skiing and riding.