With an extremely high threat of forest fire at Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort have all proactively instituted a number of precautionary measures, including banning all smoking on their respective mountains for the summer.
The 13th Annual “Near Death Experience” will take place at Kirkwood Mountain Resort from June 7-10, 2012. It is the premier camp to prepare riders for the Death Ride, the 129-mile bike tour of the California Alps on July 14, 2012.
Kirkwood Mountain Resort will be open for summer on the weekends from July 7-September 2, 2012. Kirkwood offers a bike park, ropes course and climbing wall, hiking, and disc golf. Ziplining and horseback riding are also available.
Kirkwood Mountain Resort will remain open for the weekend of May 4-6, 2012, with limited intermediate and advanced terrain only. The resort will operate Chairs #6, Cornice Express; #10, Wagon Wheel; and #11, The Reut; from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 12, 2012 — Vail Resorts, Inc. closed its acquisition of Kirkwood Mountain Resort at Lake Tahoe, Calif., recognized by skiers and snowboarders as offering some of the best high alpine advanced terrain in North America.
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