Sugar Bowl to Squaw Valley, a classic North Lake Tahoe backcountry ski tour

Join a certified mountain guide for a fun and scenic two-day backcountry skiing expedition through the wilderness of Squaw Valley, just north ofLake Tahoe.




Trip Duration

2 days

Mountain Range

Sierra Nevada (California)

People per Guide

6 people

Trip Level


Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar

Type of Trip



  • Enjoy stunning views of the wilderness above Lake Tahoe.

  • Take advantage of excellent powder conditions and amazing skiing slopes.

  • Take in views from the summit of Mount Lincoln.


Get ready for the backcountry skiing experience of a lifetime as we gear up and head out for a two-day traverse north of Lake Tahoe!

Join one of our certified mountain guides for a fun and exciting couple of days of backcountry fun as we head  from the famed resort at Sugar Bowl to Squaw Valley.

We’ll start our trek with a ride up to the summit of Mount Lincoln. After enjoying the views and getting a good look ahead to where we’re going, we start skiing down.

This trek is ideal for experienced backcountry skiers looking to test their skills in some moderately difficult terrains. We’ll enjoy some of the best skiing California has to offer as we spend the day traversing ridges and down into tree lines.

At night, we will camp in our state-of-the-art winter camping equipment and unwind a bit before our next day.

On this final day, we will ski into Squaw Valley and enjoy some of the powder here for a little while before calling it a trip and saying our goodbyes.

So what are you waiting for? Book now for a scenic and exciting two-day backcountry skiing adventure through the wilderness north of Lake Tahoe!

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Price per person

Group of 1
800 USD

Group of 2
400 USD

Group of 3
260 USD

Group of 4
200 USD

Group of 5
160 USD

Group of 6
130 USD


Price includes

  • Guiding fee
 Please contact us for a list of what is included.

Other details

Skill level required


Fitness level required


Meeting point

To be determined upon completion of booking.


About the Guide


One of our certified guides will take you skiing and climbing to some of the best spots in beautiful California.



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