Voted 2nd Best Rental Shop in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee by the Sierra Sun in 2020, the Tahoe Donner Cross Country rental shop offers a wide variety of stride, skate and snowshoe equipment for rent when conditions allow. We also have a large demo fleet with major ski brands and Salomon Lab skating boots for a $20 upgrade to your basic rental reservation on arrival. Rentals are available daily 8:30AM-5PM.

Our rental process has been streamlined for the 2020/21 season to maximize COVID-19 safety.

  • Online pre-purchase of daily rental gear will be required.
  • Remember – you will need to pre-purchase a trail pass too.
  • Anticipate a little wait time outside to ensure social distancing.
  • Present your receipt when requested for faster service.
  • Plan to store your footwear and personal gear in your car or bring a backpack to carry it with you. Limited outdoor storage cubbies will be available.
  • See full details about our COVID-19 safety protocols here.

Rental shop and trail hours are 8:30AM-5PM daily (conditions permitting). Check our daily grooming report to see what trails are open prior to coming out.

Daily Equipment Rentals Public Public
Child (12 and under) Stride/Skate Ski/Snowshoe Gear $23 $28 $20
Adult (13+) Stride/Skate Ski/Snowshoe Gear $36 $41 $33
Demo Equipment*** $56 $61 $53
Chariot Sled**** (for 1 child for up to 50lbs) $36 $41 $33

*2020/21 Peak Dates: Dec. 19-Jan. 2, Jan. 16-18, Feb. 13-20.

** MEMBER = Tahoe Donner property owner. Members must create a member account to purchase items from the online store. Contact Member Services at (530) 587-9400 ext. 0 if you need any help setting up your member account. 

*** For Demo equipment – Reserve regular equipment online and pay the additional $20 fee on arrival. (Credit or debit only).

**** We have a limited number of double chariots. Email xcrent@tahoedonner.com at least 48 hours in advance of arrival to inquire about availability.

All sales are final. Due to limited capacity this season, there are no returns or refunds on passes, rentals or lessons, and products cannot be transferred to another person or date. Please confirm your date(s) prior to completing your purchase. Tahoe Donner cannot guarantee weather conditions, driving and road conditions or open terrain.