Sugar Bowl, Norden, CA, USA

Sugar Bowl, Norden, CA, USA

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Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 3,173 vacation rentals near Sugar Bowl. From 1,782 houses to 657 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sugar Bowl for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Get a taste of the sweet life in Sugar Bowl

Rising nearly 7,000 feet above sea level, Sugar Bowl is a seasonal resort in the Sierra Nevada mountain range. A major ski and snowboard destination, it boasts 1,650 acres of skiable area, with more than 100 runs for skiers of all levels. It's also a short drive from both Donner Lake and Lake Tahoe, and the area around your Sugar Bowl vacation rental offers loads of summertime activities as well. You'll find plenty of hiking, camping, and fishing areas on the surrounding slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Sugar Bowl – it's all downhill from here

First up: strap on your skis and hit those slopes! With everything from newbie hills to black diamond runs – and a total height of 1,500 vertical feet – you're sure to find the ideal ski situation regardless of your skill level. And it's not just downhill – you can enjoy snowboarding, snowtubing, and cross-country skiing as well. After a long day on the slopes, you can sample California cuisine at 1 of the many restaurants on the mountain, or wind down at 1 of the 3 on-mountain bars.

Swap your ski boots for your gaming boots

Getting brain freeze from all these winter sports? Don't worry – there's loads to see within a short drive of your Sugar Bowl vacation rental. In nearby Tahoe National Forest, you'll find hiking trails and campsites within 850,000 acres of preserved woodland. It also boasts areas for hunting, fishing, and off-road excursions. If you're feeling lucky, you can find a number of casinos just across the state line. In Incline Village, NV, the Grand Lodge Casino offers everything from poker to slots in a woodsy, alpine-inspired space.

Sugar Bowl's winter weather – snow far, snow good

Sugar Bowl has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate, which means warm, dry summers, and cold winters with plenty of snowfall. Summers are mild and dry, with highs in the low 80s in July and August. Winters are generally cold – December highs peak around 40ºF, and lows can dip into the teens as late as April. Since Sugar Bowl is seasonal, the resort is only open during the colder months, but the area has lots to offer during the rest of the year, and you're likely to find lower rates on rentals in the area during the milder spring and fall months.

The audacity of slopes – Sugar Bowl's mountain splendor

Along a pass in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Sugar Bowl sits a lofty 6,883 feet above sea level. The nearby Tahoe National Forest features wooded slopes, rocky mountain peaks, and celebrated wildflower meadows, as well as a number of rivers and lakes. It's home to a wealth of wildlife species, and eagle-eyed visitors can spot deer, coyotes, and bobcats, and even the occasional black bear. Your Sugar Bowl vacation rental will put northern California's most majestic scenery right outside your door.