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Diamond Peak

Diamond Peak Ski Resort Guide

Diamond Peak, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift8,530ft
Resort Height6,726ft
 Nearest AirportReno Tahoe
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Diamond Peak

Diamond Peak is regarded as one of Lake Tahoe's best family ski centres, offering good value and superb views of the lake. The centre was much expanded in the early 1990s to double the terrain area and skiable vertical maximum, Cross country, skate skiing, snowshoeing and snow play areas are also available nearby


The American ski resort of Diamond Peak is at an altitude of 6,726ft.

Diamond Peak has direct access to 30 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 6,726ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 8,530ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Diamond Peak offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Diamond Peak?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Diamond Peak.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Diamond Peak

Ski Area Stats

Diamond Peak Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
22 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Diamond Peak Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift8,530ft
Lowest Trail6,726ft
Resort Altitude (Diamond Peak)6,726ft
Max Vertical1,804ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Diamond Peak
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Diamond Peak Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Diamond Peak is 2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Solitude Canyon'.


Terrain Park has direct lift access with incredible views of Lake Tahoe. There's also a minipark with three terrain features.

Location and Map

Where is Diamond Peak?

This ski resort is in Klamath, Oregon, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Diamond Peak is Reno Tahoe, 40 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 7,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 52 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Diamond Peak open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Diamond Peak, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Diamond Peak Tourist Office for the latest.

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