Directions
Tahoe's most accessible cross-country resort.
Driving Directions

Address: 9411 Pahatsi Rd., Soda Springs CA 95728

As the closest major resort to Sacramento and the Bay Area, Sugar Bowl-Royal Gorge has long provided skiers & riders with the most convenient ski adventures in Tahoe.

From Sacramento and the Bay Area

Take I-80 East to the top of Donner Summit and exit Soda Springs #174. Turn right on Hwy 40, turn right at the Soda Springs Station, then a right on Pahatsi.

From Truckee and North Lake Tahoe

Take Donner Pass Road past Donner Lake and continue up Old Hwy 40, a short and scenic drive from Truckee. Pass Sugar Bowl on your left, and a few miles down the road take a left at Soda Springs Station, then a right on Pahatsi.

From Reno

For a more scenic drive simply take I-80 West to Exit 184 Donner Pass Road, turn left and continue past Donner Lake and up Old Hwy 40. Pass Sugar Bowl on your left, and a few miles down the road take a left at Soda Springs Station, then a right on Pahatsi.

Travelers from Reno may also continue along I-80 to exit Soda Springs #174. Turn right on Hwy 40, turn right at the blinking light at Soda Springs Station, then a right on Pahatsi Rd.