SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton

September 22, 2011 10:22 ET

Winter's Playground Awaits at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Ski Resort

Enjoy Cross-Country and Downhill Skiing, Snowboarding, and a Host of Outdoor Activities

TRUCKEE, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 22, 2011) - Lake Tahoe, California offers outdoor enthusiasts, shoppers, sightseers, and those just wanting to relax the opportunity to indulge in the sights and sounds of one of the country's most cherished year-round vacation spots. Here, with the snow season upon us, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe hotel offers luxurious accommodations, a relaxing spa, and fine dining -- the ultimate escape for winter sports enthusiasts.

With 92 ski trails and more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain, this Lake Tahoe ski resort offers a myriad of recreational activities for athletes at every level. Whether it's your first time on the slopes or you've been skiing black diamonds for decades, the following activities and amenities will help you enjoy the trip of a lifetime:

  • Skiing and Snowboarding. With ski-in, ski-out access for all levels, guests can enjoy a wide range of runs, plus exciting full- and half-pipes.
  • Cross-Country Skiing. This North Lake Tahoe resort offers miles of challenging and rewarding trails with breathtaking mountain and lakeside views.
  • Snowshoeing. The fastest-growing winter sport in the world is easy to learn on the resort's scenic, carefully groomed trails.
  • Snowmobiling. Take an exhilarating ride through the Tahoe National Forest or join a three-day tour through the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and Lake Tahoe area.
  • Additional Winter Activities. A host of other recreational winter activities are available, including ice skating, tubing, dogsled tours, geocaching, sledding, heli-skiing, and much more.

After a fun-filled day in the snow, relax and unwind by the fire in the comfort of your well-appointed guest room or suite, enjoy a savory dinner in The Living Room with sweeping views of the Martis Valley, or indulge in a relaxing massage at the resort's nurturing spa.

To explore all of the amenities and accommodations available at this ski resort in Lake Tahoe, visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/LakeTahoe/WinterRecreation/SkiingandSnowboarding.htm.

About The Ritz-Carlton
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 76 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 38 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

Contact Information

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    The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
    (530) 562-3000