Conditions permitting, Snowplay is open every weekend for tubing and sledding and for Ski Skate Week, Feb. 13 – 21, Snowplay will be open daily from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Snowplay Cafe will also be open daily Feb. 13 – 21 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. See additional hours of operation below.

After the holidays, Snowplay is open every weekend for sledding and tubing fun, offering special events throughout the season. Extended hours will be offered during holiday weekends and school minimum days (see below). Please call ahead to confirm open status before heading open.

NEW! Try the Snowplay Cafe!

Big news for sledders! If you’re cold after your day of sledding and tubing this season, stop by the Snowplay Cafe and try a variety of hot meals and hot beverages. The Snowplay Cafe is the large food truck located in the Snowplay parking lot that offers food and beverages every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. For the holidays, February 13 – 21, the Snowplay Cafe will be open daily.


Fri., 1:30–4:30 p.m.; Sat. and Sun. 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Additional Days of Operation:

December 21 – January 3: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Christmas Day: 12 – 4:30 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 12 – 4:30 p.m.
January 18: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
February 3: 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. (school minimum day)
February 15 – 19: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
March 9: 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. (school minimum day)
April 4-14: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

When fully open, Tahoe Donner Snowplay provides the best value in the area, with sledding and tubing pricing for the day per person ranging from free to $19, which even includes all the equipment. Enjoy hot cocoa and warm up by the fire pits after a day of fun!

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