South Lake Tahoe Ca, November 16, 2016 – As Heavenly and the rest of South Lake Tahoe look on today hoping the forecast for snow on the mountains brings more than expected. Heavenly Ski Resort continues its preparations for an opening day Next week. In the mean-time the added advantages of their new mountain coaster will allow for a unique Sierra Mountain experience available this weekend.
Winter Coaster and Sightseeing
Type: Kid Friendly, Outdoor, Adventure
Location: Heavenly Mountain Village
Address: Heavenly Mountain South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 (775)-586-7000
Heavenly Mountain Gondola
A 2.4 mile ride up 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 – a 14,000 square foot mid-station observation platform, located at 9,123 feet. Take in views of the Carson Valley, Desolation Wilderness and shore-to-shore views of Lake Tahoe.
Ridge Rider Mountain Coaster
Fly through the forest and around boulders while taking in panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. Experience the thrill of this gravity-propelled mountain coaster as you race down the 3,400′ track, descend 300 vertical feet, and accelerate around two lateral loops.
Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 54″ tall to ride alone.
*Participants who are at least 3 years old and 38-54″ tall may ride accompanied by an Ultimate Adventure Pass holder who is 16 or older. Max. weight 330lbs. Both rider and accompanying adult must have an Ultimate Adventure Pass. Closed-toed athletic shoes are