Ice skating is a great way to spend time with the family and get into the spirit of the winter season. Skating is fun for all ages and abilities.
Take the tram up to the top of Squaw Valley, host of the 1960 Olympics, to skate while soaking in the most breathtaking views of the Olympic Valley. Finish up with a tour of the Olympic museum or dining on top of the hill. Call (800) 403-0206 for details. (CLOSED UNTIL REPAIRS AS OF 2018)
Tahoe City Winter Snow Park, located at the Tahoe City Golf Course, is a great place to take the family skating without the hassle of driving to a ski resort. Call (530) 583-1516 for more info.
Resort at Squaw Creek Ice Skating Rink, glide around the resort's outdoor exhibition rink with a view of Squaw Valley's six peaks, then warm up with a mug of hot chocolate. We rent figure and hockey skates, as well as helmets. (530) 583-6300 for more info.
For a more local experience, Truckee's Regional Park offers a nice rink close to downtown Truckee near the Truckee River. Call (530) 582-7720 for more info.