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Geography and Climate
Almost on the very border of the states of Nevada and Heavenly ski resort lies. It takes its origin from Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, around which there are 16 more ski resorts.
Heavenly is considered the largest and picturesque resort in the region. Its snowy peaks rise above the waters of the lake at 1066 meters. The area of the mountains is 1942 hectares.
At 88 km from the resort is Reno International Airport (Nevada). It is more convenient to get from by regular bus, the journey time will take about an hour. Sacramento Airport (California) is located two hours from Heavenly. In as an alternative, you can fly to San Francisco with a further 3.5 hour transfer (360 km) to destination. There is a free shuttle bus from the ski center to the city.
Heavenly has a mountainous, humid climate. There are about 300 sunny days in a year. In the cold months, air masses bring heavy snowfalls from the ocean. For year, 914 cm of precipitation falls on the territory of the resort. Winters are mild here, and summers are cool. The average daily temperature in January is -5 ° С. The artificial snow system allows you to rest comfortably here from November to May.
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