Ski with a Ranger at Heavenly Mountain Resort

Release Date: Jan 8, 2013  

Contact(s): Public Affairs, Cheva Heck (530) 543-2608, or Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815

[Image]: United States Forest Service Shield.South Lake Tahoe, Calif. --The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit invites you to Ski with a Ranger at Heavenly Mountain Resort.  Ski with a Ranger interpretive tours begin January 18, 2013, and continue through April 12, 2013, weather permitting.  On the tour, participants will learn about the mission and role of the Forest Service in ski area management, improve their understanding of natural resource issues, and learn about environmental stewardship.

Tours are offered twice daily on Mondays and Fridays at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m.  The tour lasts approximately one hour and is open to Heavenly Mountain Resort guests who are intermediate level and above skiers and snowboarders.  The tour begins near the bottom of the stairs at the top of the Heavenly Gondola.  No reservations are required.

For more information, contact Megan Dee at (530) 543-2618 or email or visit