Sierra to open; resorts extend closing

Sugar Bowl Ski Resort, Mt. Lincoln chairlift

Sierra-at-Tahoe will open for the season on April 9 and 10 only this year after sustaining extensive damage during the Caldor Fire last summer. Limited pre-sale tickets were released on March 16 and additional tickets will be available for day-of purchase based on parking availability, according to a press release.

Heavenly and Kirkwood ski areas have extended the ski seasons this year with Heavenly now open until April 24 and Kirkwood open until May 1, weather and conditions permitting. Sugar Bowl has extended its season until April 17.

Tahoe XC and the Tahoe City Winter Sports Park have both closed for the season.