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!
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’re getting pretty excited for our 75th season here at Sugar Bowl and are taking a trip down memory lane by looking for photos from our past 74 seasons. To do so we want YOU to upload favorite photos from past seasons at Sugar Bowl Resort on either our Facebook page or your Instagram account You must use the Hashtag #SugarBowl75 and “like”/“Follow” SugarBowlResort. The contest runs till the end of opening day where The winner will be announced and awarded 2 lift tickets and various other swag. Please read our Official Terms and Conditions below.