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How much does it cost to ride the gondola at Heavenly?

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Asked by: Jasmine Glover

about $50 per person$50 per person. If you ski the cost is built into the lift ticket so is the ‘daily’ ticket price.

How long is the gondola ride at Heavenly?

Get on the Gondola in the Heavenly Village and have your camera ready the 2.4 mile ride will leave you breathless. Stop at the Observation Deck for panoramic views of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains.

Is the gondola at Heavenly free?

Gondola is free with lift ticket for Heavenly Resort!

Can you ride the Heavenly Gondola?

Hop aboard an 8-passenger glass cabin and be whisked 2.4 miles up the side of a mountain for breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Riders can hop off at an observation deck, located half way up, for even more spectacular sights.

What can you do at the top of Heavenly gondola?


  • Best for Sightseeing Because: At the top of the Heavenly Gondola is an outdoor playground of ropes courses, ziplines and tube rides.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: The Heavenly Gondola takes riders up to the Epic Discovery activity area which includes zip lines and mountain coaster.

Is the gondola ride worth it?

Riding a gondola in Venice is absolutely worth it! While it’s pricy, it’s one of the things you HAVE to do when in Venice. There is no way to see many amazing parts of Venice without this gondola ride.

How much is tubing at Heavenly?

The lift-accessed tubing hill costs $30 per hour (tube included) and sled rental for kids 6 and under are $7. The Gondola is extra ($32 for adults, $26 kids). The tubing lift is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Off Highway 88 near Carson Pass.

How much is Cable Car in Lake Tahoe?

Take a scenic Aerial Tram ride to High Camp with views of Lake Tahoe.

Age Midweek Weekend/Holiday
Adult (18+) $39 $49
Young Adult (13-17) $39 $49
Child (5-12) $29 $39
Senior (65+) $39 $49

Where does the Heavenly Gondola start?

The Heavenly Mountain Gondola is family-friendly and departs from the Heavenly Village in South Lake Tahoe. Subject to change due to weather. For more information please visit / call 775-586-7000 for updates.

Is Northstar Gondola free?

If you’re in the Village at Northstar, hop on the Highlands Gondola (free for pedestrians without ski equipment). This 8 minute ride will drop you on the back patio of the hotel. From there, take a left and head down the stairway and into the hotel.

How long is the coaster ride at Heavenly?

How long is the Heavenly mountain coaster? The Ridge Rider Mountain Coaster at the Heavenly ski resort in Lake Tahoe is 3,400 feet (1,036m) in length. It has a total ride time of approximately 5 minutes. This includes the cable pulled ascent to the top.

Where do you park for Heavenly Gondola?

You can park in the multi-storey car park or in the car parks of the nearby casinos. But it’s also possible to walk to the Heavenly Gondola from very many of the hotels in South Lake Tahoe.

Where does the gondola take you in Lake Tahoe?

2.5 miles long lake tahoe gondola ride takes you up to the Observation Deck, a platform 9123 feet high, from where you can take in panoramas of both California and Nevada. That’s only halfway up. If you go all the way, you reach the ski base and the Tamarak Lodge.

What is at the top of Heavenly?

At the top of the gondola is Tamarack Lodge, standing at 9,150 feet, and what’s essentially basecamp on the mountain. It’s from Tamarack that you can access a majority of the mountain, including many green, blue, and black ski runs.

How much is Heavenly Gondola in summer?

Summer rates for the gondola ride: $42 Adult, $20 Child, $35 Teen/Senior. There are also additional activities available at additional fees.