The Gondola at Heavenly, South Lake Tahoe

4.0
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Tramway · Ski Area
Take a scenic ride up the mountain on The Gondola at Heavenly. From the midway stop at the Observation Deck--at an altitude of 2,780 m (9,123 ft)--you can see all of Lake Tahoe, Carson Valley, and Desolation Wilderness. Once you reach the top of the mountain, you can enjoy myriad activities, such as hiking or zip-lining. If you have a serious problem with heights, you may not enjoy the gondola ride. Depending on the weather, some of the activities may not be available; check the weather report before you visit. Put The Gondola at Heavenly on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our South Lake Tahoe trip planner.
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  • Nice little trip :) Two teenagers and two adults and we quite enjoyed going up. Not much of a hike due ro restrictions but quite nice altogether.  more »
  • Gondolas nice, but a bit warm (daytime temp was about 80). Tip is to purchase gondola and coaster tickets together.  more »

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