Summer is a great time to visit Heavenly Mountain! We offer a variety of South Lake Tahoe activities perfect for your whole family including sightseeing, dining and hiking. Take a ride up the Heavenly Gondola and experience all the summer fun Heavenly has to offer. Adventure Peak activities subject to change based on snow and weather.
Ride the Heavenly Mountain Gondola
A 2.4 mile ride up in the Heavenly Mountain Gondola will leave you breathless as you take in panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. On your way up, stop at the Observation Deck for photos, a latte at Cafe Blue or a unique Heavenly souvenir at The Gondola Sports shop. Once you get to the top, head up the Tamarack Express chairlift with your Scenic Gondola ticket for some of the best views of Lake Tahoe and access to a series of hiking trails, ranging from beginner to expert.
For current hours of operation and pricing please call 1-800-HEAVENLY.
Summer Season Pass
Unlock the quintessential Tahoe sightseeing experience with unlimited access to the Gondola and Tamarack Express during the summer season. A Summer Season Pass pays for itself in under two visits. Head to a lift ticket window at the Heavenly Gondola to purchase your Summer Season Pass. Adventure Peak activities not included.
Tamarack Lodge and Bar 9150
Heavenly's newest 14,720-square-foot restaurant and lodge, Tamarack Lodge, offers guests indoor and outdoor patio seating at the top of the Gondola. With sweeping views of both the Nevada and California slopes of Heavenly in Lake Tahoe, it's the ideal spot to take an on-mountain break.
Lift and Lunch Special
Soar up the Heavenly Gondola for breathtaking views and grab a bite to eat at Tamarack Lodge. A Lift and Lunch ticket includes a scenic Gondola ride, Tamarack Express lift access and a dining voucher ($15 for Adult/Teen/Senior tickets, $10 for Child tickets). Purchase at the lift ticket window located in the Heavenly Village.
Lake Tahoe Hiking
After your ride to the top of the Heavenly Gondola, lace up your shoes for a variety of hikes beginning at 9,136 feet. Or ride Tamarack Express Chairlift for 360 degree views of Lake Tahoe, Nevada's Carson Valley and Desolation Wilderness. Trails meander through the forest thousands of feet above Lake Tahoe and range from beginner to expert. Grab a map and explore!
Tamarack Express Chair operates daily 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, starting on June 14
Click here to download the Hiking Map (3mb .PDF)
Heavenly Tubing Hill
The Tubing Hill is now open for winter operations!
Breeze down the amazing 500-foot-long hill, with a 65 foot vertical drop – without snow or water! A specially designed tubing surface on the mountain will keep you giggling and gliding all summer long. Minimum height requirement is 42 inches.
The Rock Wall is now closed for Summer 2013.
Challenge yourself with an exhilarating scramble up our 25-foot climbing wall. The Auto-Belay system will help you experience the thrill of high altitude rock climbing in a fun, safe and controlled environment. Great for beginner through advanced climbers.
Minimum weight requirement is 45lbs
Immerse yourself in Heavenly’s enticing nightlife through our special events. From concerts to car shows, Heavenly’s Events calendar is guaranteed to have something to keep everyone going 24/7! Find the type of entertainment you are looking for; search by event type on our Entertainment & Events calendar.