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Homewood Mountain Resort

5145 W. Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA
+1 530-584-6800
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Feeling at home on these slopes.

Superb Green run called Rainbow Ridge from the summit down towards the Lake. You get some of the... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
via mobile
Ski Trip

Went up with a friend for an impromptu ski trip. Great prices. Great people. I am not an advance... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
Matthew T
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5145 W. Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA
+1 530-584-6800

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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Superb Green run called Rainbow Ridge from the summit down towards the Lake. You get some of the best views around Lake Tahoe. Then as you warm up on this long run you get to ski the exhilarating Diamond Black of The Face back down...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Went up with a friend for an impromptu ski trip. Great prices. Great people. I am not an advance skier, so I could care less about black diamonds. I like not having to wait in line at the lift and not being run over by...More

1  Thank Matthew T
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We bought a three-day pass for our children to learn how to ski and used it over the course of two trips while my husband and I enjoyed skiing on the large & glorious mountain. Pros: Everyone is so nice and willing to help. The...More

Thank Emiliamd13
Reviewed March 26, 2017

We skied three days: Day 1 - t-shirt skiing Day 2 - rain/slush Day 3 - a foot of powder All three days were fun (obviously day 3 was the best). Really enjoyed the laid back staff and uncrowded mountain. Our 5 year old beginner...More

Thank EllenElisabeth84
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We loved homewood, having skied all the big resorts this the low key, family centered was just lovely. No boarders or skiers 'tearing' it up which was important to us as we were skiing with our children who are only in their second year. No...More

Thank sarah67
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

How about you announce the road is closed to your ski area before we have to re-route? Well since it's only two hours the other way who cares. I guess Homewood could give a refund, but that takes the criminality out of the equation. What...More

1  Thank KnightsFB
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding views and the terrain was a nice surprise. Good variety from beginner to expert. A big issue are the lifts. S. l..o..w..e..s..t lifts ever. Makes it an unlikely return visit.

Thank barbpwhite
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Nice place for skying/snowboarding... at least for a beginner like me! :) My impression was that homewood was a little less crowded than the others resorts on the area. From the top of the mountain on homewood you are sure to get one of the...More

Thank Betuca69
Reviewed March 11, 2017

We live in Utah, and had never skied in the Lake Tahoe area, but we made a short trip to Reno for work and stayed a couple of extra days to ski. After extensive research, we decided to ski one day at Squaw Valley (on...More

1  Thank canyonsdave
Reviewed March 8, 2017

If you're into the flash of Vail, Deer Valley or Squaw, avoid Homewood. If you want a mellow place to ski, with enough black runs to challenge yourself but blue and green for the less adventurous members of your family, come to Homewood. We were...More

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Heidi B
January 9, 2017|
Response from ILoveHotSpring | Reviewed this property |
There is no dedicated sled slopes. They may, once a while, groom areas around the base for sledding. But need to call to confirm. And that usually is off peak days.
Johnathan R
December 9, 2016|
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Response from offtherock165 | Reviewed this property |
checkout the Heavenly ski school on line on their web site. Its the best training really.
Jill W
January 13, 2016|
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Response from Operation-Xploration | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. Unlike professional and giant resorts such as Kirkwood and Northstar, family members are freely allowed on the slopes without a ticket. The lift tickets are scanned only at the bottom of the Quail chair and the... More