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Address: 5145 W. Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA

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Nice Ski School, but Such A Weird Surface Lift

Homewood Ski School is a great ski school for all levels. The lessons were a great deal that included a lift ticket and rentals. The teachers, from around the world, are very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2014
Maximilian G
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Palo Alto, California
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We absolutely love Homewood Mountain! If you are lucky enough to ski/board this mountain you must visit Krista in the Homewood store. Krista's knowledge on winter apparel and accessories like helmets, goggles, and all winter wear is top-notch. The shop is full of great products at the best prices I have ever seen at a mountain resort.

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West Hollywood, California
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14 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

If you're a decent skier (not beginner) you're going to love Homewood. It's a beautiful spot to ski at with some of the best views of Lake Tahoe of any place I've skied in this area. I was told by a local to try it last year when we were waiting in an hour+ line to get into Squaw -... More 

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Cupertino, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We visited Homewood Mountain Resort on 12/27/14. It was a beautiful day in Lake Tahoe basin and we were looking forward to doing some beginner runs in Homewood Resort. Here are some pros and cons as observed by a beginner like us. Pros: 1. The upper mountain trails accessible by the chair lift are fantastic. Even if you are not... More 

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Sacramento, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I used to bring my family to homewood because it had great features for everyone in my family. They had some of the best and smoothest jumps in lake tahoe. My kids loved it and I loved to do them occasionally with them. I always felt like the transition from takeoff to landing was extremely smooth and less scary than... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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78 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Homewood Ski School is a great ski school for all levels. The lessons were a great deal that included a lift ticket and rentals. The teachers, from around the world, are very friendly and helpful. The only negative- they have surface lifts that are so weird. They take almost 5 tries to get master the surface lift compared to 2... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My summer experience at Homewood Ski Resort started out good, & then ended with me & my disappointed family demanding a refund and leaving before seeing one of our favorite bands play, "The Dead Winter Carpenters". "Homewood Days", a supposed all day festival, celebrating beautiful Lake Tahoe & it's history, included free Mtn. Bike demos and also free Paddleboard demos.... More 

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Plainview, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Beautiful views at the mountain of the lake and a free two hour advanced/expert lesson by Pam, former US Olympic ski team tuner. She was great-very insightful. What a value!!!!!!!!!!

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Homewood is not the biggest mountain, but it has all kinds of terrain. Very friendly place. Our whole family has enjoyed it in the past. The views are stunning. Rates are reasonable. And they offer free intermediate/advanced lessons Sunday-Friday. The free lessons is why I went there on my most recent trip. I want to get more competent and comfortable,... More 

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Mayfield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Very pleasant, skiing back towards the lake on a sunny day is really stunning. Its quite small, but good interesting runs. Easy to park and get on the slopes.

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Novato, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We love Homewood. Thanks to Scott who was every where today. He carried my skis up to south lodge chair and picked me up when I fell off the Ellis Chair. What a great guy. Thanks too to the best bartender ever Christa. She always makes my day. We love this mountain and the people who work there really make... More 

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