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Fun Winter Activities to Do Around the Reno-Lake Tahoe Area

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Looking for the perfect place to partake in some fun winter activities in the Reno-Tahoe area? Well, you’ve come to the right place! 

St. James’s Village is the perfect master-planned community hub for winter activities and fun events to do in the Reno-Tahoe area. With activities for the whole family, winter in Reno and Tahoe is one of the best seasons of the year. So tug on those gloves, wrap up your scarves and join us this winter!

Skiing & Snowboarding 

Lake Tahoe in the wintertime is known for its striking ski resorts and breathtaking views. With their annual snowfall, it’s hard to not want to see what all the hype is about. Want to hit the slopes? Check out these resorts nearby!

skiing reno winter activities

Mt. Rose: The closest of the resorts, Mt. Rose offers over 1000 acres of prime skiing and snowboarding mountains. With runs for skiers of every level, Mt. Rose is the perfect destination for you and your family.

Diamond Peak: Not much further than Mt. Rose, Diamond peak is a snowboarder’s heaven. Boasting an impressive terrain park, the resort also has over 30 runs for skiers and snowboarders alike. Although smaller than Mt. Rose, Diamond Peak does not compromise when it comes to how much fun you will have!

Homewood: Although a bit further than both Mt. Rose and Diamond Peak, Homewood is the largest of these resorts. Nearly double the size of Mt. Rose, Homewood offers more runs, services, and amenities. 

North Star: With this majestic ski resort only less than two hours away, Northstar offers a little bit of everything! Looking to snowshoe, cross-country ski or shop around the village? Don’t worry, Northstar has got you covered with a variety of winter activities for family fun! 

Ice Skating 

Ice Skating is the perfect non-skiing activity that any family can enjoy especially in the Reno-Tahoe area. Located in South Lake Tahoe, the shops at Heavenly Village offer an unforgettable experience! Relax and enjoy the music, lights, and the blissful winter ambiance of the only outdoor ice skating rink in South Shore! 

reno winter activitiesSnowmobile Rentals 

Get ready for a thrilling snowmobile experience like never before. Snowmobile Tours travel 100 miles of Lake Tahoe’s trails! Mountain Lake Adventures’ Lake Tahoe Snowmobile Tours offer two snowmobiling locations:

  1. Lake Tahoe Snowmobiling– Scenic Tours 
  2. Eagle Ridge Snowmobiling– Wilderness Tour 

These snowmobile tours are designed to accommodate all ages..perfect for winter family fun around the holidays! 

Sledding & Tubing

Not sure if you want to ski, snowboard, or ice skate? Not a problem at all! Sledding and snow tubing are excellent ways to enjoy the Reno-Tahoe winter fun. Adventure Mountain is the only full-service sledding, tubing, and snow play resort in the Tahoe region. Your mountain adventure awaits! 

Explore Reno-Tahoe with St. James this Winter! 

Whether you are planning to take advantage of the many Reno Tahoe winter activities, sample the exquisite local cuisine, or just cozying up to the fireplace, St. James has everything you and your family need to enjoy this holiday season.

Interested in learning more about making St. James, and the bountiful amenities available, your permanent home? Call us at 775-849-9070. As one of the top gated communities in the Reno and Lake Tahoe area, we look forward to helping you find or build the home of your dreams!

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