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Donner Ski Ranch Overview

Closed
Season Start/End: 3/12 - 17/4
Altitude
:
2143m - 2442m
Pistes
:
25%| 50%| 25%| 0%
Lifts
:
8
Lift Tickets
:
from US$20.00 to US$59.00
Complete list of skipass prices

Donner Ski Ranch was first utilized for skiing in 1937 and is located high atop historic Donner Summit. The area's first rope tow was located at the base of the current lodge. Today, Donner has 400 skiable acres, 5 double and 1 triple chairlifts.

Mountain Sports School, rental/retail shop, cocktail lounge, and cafeteria. Telemark lessons available. Free ski/historic tours.

Altitude

  • 2442m
    Summit
  • 228m
    Vertical Drop
  • 2143m
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 5
  • 2
  • 8
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    25%

  • Intermediate Runs

    50%

  • Advanced Runs

    25%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    52

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    2 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    204 ha

  • Snow Making

    24 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 03/12/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 183
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 17/04/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 200
  • Years Open: 79
  • Average Snowfall: 1006cm

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Donner Ski Ranch Reviews

  • Mike Fyfe


    • 4
    21st November 2016

    Full review

      Nice family oriented, low key, good prices..nice view of Donner Lake at the top. Nice lodge on the backside to stop and...
     
  • Haffassa Tempts


    • 4
    16th November 2016

    Full review

      DSR is close and easy to get to, the rates are low, and it doesn't get crowded. The best part is that...
     
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