The Gondola at Heavenly, South Lake Tahoe

4.0
#1 of 45 in Winter Sports in California
Tramway · Ski Area
Take a scenic ride up the mountain on The Gondola at Heavenly. From the midway stop at the Observation Deck--at an altitude of 2,780 m (9,123 ft)--you can see all of Lake Tahoe, Carson Valley, and Desolation Wilderness. Once you reach the top of the mountain, you can enjoy myriad activities, such as hiking or zip-lining. If you have a serious problem with heights, you may not enjoy the gondola ride. Depending on the weather, some of the activities may not be available; check the weather report before you visit. Put The Gondola at Heavenly on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our South Lake Tahoe trip planner.
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  • Gondolas nice, but a bit warm (daytime temp was about 80). Tip is to purchase gondola and coaster tickets together.  more »
  • We had a great time at Heavenly. The gondola ride up was nice. The observation deck gave us spectacular views of Lake Tahoe. Make sure you fill out the liability waiver so you can take the chair...  more »

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