Press Release

Boreal Opening Day Announced

October 16, 2012

Media Contact: Jon Slaughter

Boreal Mountain Resort

530.426.3666 x184


October 24, 2012

Boreal Opening Day Announced

First Resort to “Officially” Open in California


Donner Summit, CA, (October 24, 2012) – Boreal Mountain Resort will kick-off the ski and snowboard season on Friday, October 26, 2012.  The resort will provide one lift for skiers and riders to enjoy from 9am – 9pm.  This will mark the fourth year in a row that Boreal has provided skiing and riding in the month of October, reinforcing a commitment to providing guests with early season operations.


Boreal will operate the Castle Peak Quad chairlift offering access to one run featuring multiple terrain park features.  Boreal plans to operate thru the weekend and will assess conditions on Sunday to determine a mid-week operating schedule.


Operating Schedule

Friday, October 26th –        9:00am – 9:00pm*

-    $15 for All: Offering $15 lift tickets for all ages

Saturday, October 27th –    9:00am – 9:00pm*

-     $35 Adult/Teen Lift Tickets, $20 Child Lift Tickets

-    All current Boreal season passholders will get a free mini-session inside the Woodward Tahoe Bunker.

-    Skate, BMX & Ski/Snowboard Events on the mountain and in Woodward Tahoe brought to you by Skullcandy.

Sunday, October 28th –      9:00am – 9:00pm*

-     $35 Adult/Teen Lift Tickets, $20 Child Lift Tickets

*conditions permitting.  Operations subject to change.


Resort services will be available including season pass sales, food, beverages, and retail.  Gated access to the mountain, valid lift tickets and passes permitted in the gated area only.  Lift tickets subject to sell out.  All 2012/2013 Boreal season passes are valid October 26th – 28th and will be available for purchase onsite at a discounted rate.  Due to limited terrain, beginner terrain or ski school will not be available this weekend.


Season passes for Boreal and Woodward Tahoe are currently on sale at discounted rates until October 31, 2012.  During the Last Chance Pass Sale guests can purchase passes for up to 30% off the retail rates, including Boreal Anytime Passes and the new Woodward Bunker Pass which provides daily access to Woodward Tahoe.  Passes may be purchased online at or over the phone by calling (530)426-3666 x2.  Visit for information about the Bunker Pass.


Stay tuned for operations updates at  For more information call 530.426.3666 ext. 180.


New Snow & Snowmaking Photos Available for Download: Boreal Flickr Page


Boreal’s Last Chance Season Pass Sale ends October 31, 2012.  This is your last opportunity to save up to 30% off your season pass for the 2012/2013 season.  In most cases after 6 days on-snow your pass has paid for itself.  Always the first to open in the area, your pass could be paid-off before another Tahoe resort even opens.

edia Contact: Jon Slaughter

Boreal Mountain Resort

530.426.3666 x184

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