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Life in Lake Tahoe
Beautiful Lake Tahoe. Great Ski Resorts. The Sierra Nevada Backcountry. It’s all here, all year round.
Hit the Slopes
Looking for a college near ski resorts?
Don’t just take our word that you will ride on some of the best terrain in the world here – it’s hard to find a top-ten list out there that doesn’t feature a Tahoe area resort. With Diamond Peak just up the road (literally!) and nineteen resorts within two hours of campus there is always something for everyone, from first timer to backcountry expert.
It’s Not Just About Snow
Looking for a college near Lake Tahoe?
Here there’s mountain biking, rock-climbing, hiking, and backpacking; sailing, water skiing, paddle boarding, beach volleyball, and kayaking; and some of the continent’s most spectacular sunsets. Whatever your passion, you’re sure to find something to suit you.
Discover the call of the wild. Sierra Nevada University is surrounded by many thousands of acres of unspoiled backcountry.