Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe | Mt. Rose Ski Map | by James Niehu

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe in Reno, Nevada

Painted in 2002

Location: Nevada

Nearest city: Reno, Nevada

Coordinates: 39°19′45″N 119°53′09″

Vertical: 1,800 feet (550 m)

Top elevation: 9,700 feet (3,000 m)

Base elevation: 8,260 feet (2,520 m)

Skiable area: 1,200 acres (4.9 km2)

Runs: 60+ - 20% beginner - 30% intermediate - 40% advanced - 10% expert

Longest run: 2.5 miles (4.0 km)

Lift system: 8 Lifts - 2 Six Pack, 2 Quad, 2 Triple, 2 Surface

Lift capacity: skiers/hr

Terrain parks: DoubleDown, Badlands, Black Jack Progression

Snowfall: 400 in (1,000 cm)

Snowmaking: 28%

Night skiing: No

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Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues

If you are a skier or snowboarder, there is a good chance James Niehues has been your mountain guide. Throughout his 30 year career he has worked at the  smallest hills and the most expansive resorts in North America.  He has left his mark in South America, Australia, Asia and Europe too.   And even if you have never shared a bottomless powder day with him, he has always been close by.