Heavenly Gondola opening Friday for sightseeing | TahoeDailyTribune.com

Heavenly Gondola opening Friday for sightseeing

The Heavenly Gondola makes its way up the mountain.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The Heavenly Gondola is reopening on Friday, Nov. 18, for sightseeing.

The gondola will be in operation from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests can purchase their tickets on site and Epic Pass holders will also have access to scenic Gondola rides for free. Tamarack Lodge and Café Blue will also open for food and beverage as a result of operating the Gondola.

Skiing and riding will not be accessible from the gondola yet.

“We will provide updates on terrain expansion when we are able to open more lifts and runs,” said a news release. “Our snowmaking teams are hard at work blowing snow when the weather allows for it.”

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.