Welcome to Tahoe Donner, where the thrill of the slopes meets the joy of smart savings! Elevate your mountain experience this season by securing your lift tickets in advance and unlock incredible discounts of up to 40%.

Ticket Icon in bluePurchase lift tickets in advance to ensure the best rates
Discount Icon in blueTake advantage of great mid-week discounts of up to 40% off the window rate
Member Icon in blueMembers always receive the best prices, starting at $54 per day for adults


Head on over to ShopTD to view all pricing, availability and to purchase in advance.

*Rates may vary slightly once you click through to the online store. Inventory levels on the calendar are only updated in ShopTD.

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or hitting the slopes for the first time, our pre-purchase option ensures not only a seamless entry to make the most of your day on the hill, but also unbeatable savings that allow you to focus on what matters most—creating unforgettable moments in the mountains.


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Our affordable lessons are designed for all levels. We’re not only known for our learn-to-ski programs, but we’re also one of the only resorts in the area teaching kids as young as 3 years old. Adults can hone their skills with a private lesson with one of our pros. Whatever your level, Tahoe Donner is the best place to begin!
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Rent ski or snowboarding gear for the whole family right at the Downhill Ski Resort Lodge just steps to the chairlifts for easy access to the mountain. Let our specialist help you get fitted, educate you on the equipment and ensure you and your family are set up for a fun and safe day on the mountain. Rent for a day, a weekend or longer.
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Plan your next trip to Tahoe Donner to embark on your most memorable winter getaway yet by securing your lift tickets today!


  • Does Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort accommodate all levels of skiers and riders?

    Tahoe Donner is where traditions begin. Made up of 40% beginner runs and 60% intermediate runs, Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort is great for beginner skiers, families and groups of 20 or more people looking for a friendly, accessible ski hill surrounded by other amenities.

  • Do I have to buy my lift ticket in advance?

    While we encourage purchasing lift tickets online in advance, the ticket office is located on the lower level of the base lodge and will be open daily during the ski season from 8AM-4PM. We also offer a retail area stocked with the latest styles in outerwear, helmets, goggles, gloves, souvenirs and other items for a fun day on the mountain. Daily lift tickets with proper ski and snowboard equipment are required for all participants. We do not allow pedestrians on our conveyors, in learning areas or on the mountain without a valid lift ticket and equipment.

  • What is your cancellation policy?

    Find our most current cancellation policies here.

  • How do I receive my member discount for being a Tahoe Donner member?

    Members must have a Tahoe Donner member card to have access to member pricing. Member prices are only for members who have a card. To receive child (6 and under) member rates, each child must have a ShopTD member profile in our system before purchase. Eligible Tahoe Donner members should contact Member Services at to create a profile for any child age 6 and under. 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.

  • How do I buy guest lift tickets for my friends/family if I am a member?

    Guests of members (property owners) can purchase discounted lift tickets on ShopTD by selecting “Guest” as the ticket type. All Guest lift tickets will need to present their guest card or be accompanied by a member when picking up lift tickets. If skiing mid-week, the public rate prepurchase discount rate may be a better deal than the guest rate so please check both options.

  • When are your peak periods for the 2023/24 season?

    2023/24 Peak Holiday Dates:

    • December 23, 2023-January 6, 2024
    • January 13-15, 2024
    • February 17-24, 2024
  • Where can I find a map of the Downhill Ski Resort?

    You can find the trail map for our Downhill Ski Resort here.

  • How do I know what trails are groomed?

    Check our grooming report for daily lift and trail statuses, or view our trails in real-time on our webcams.

  • Do you sell lift tickets for large groups?

    Yes, we offer group rates on lift tickets for groups must consist of (20) or more paying participants (ages 7 and up) to qualify for group rates. Learn more here.

The board approved the Downhill Ski Lodge Replacement Project at a special board meeting on March 21, 2024. For the 2024/25 season, the Downhill Ski Lodge will operate out of temporary structures with reduced services. Please check back in Fall 2024 for renovation project updates and regarding potential public passes and access to the Downhill Ski Resort.

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