Travel Planner

Whether you’re coming up to Kirkwood for the day, or the weekend, it’s your leisure time. Let us help you plan your Kirkwood Vacation ahead of time so that you can spend more time on the slopes!


Need accommodation? Nothing beats the feeling of waking up on the mountain and walking out of your front door and onto the hill! At Kirkwood, you’ll find everything from a convenient, affordable home base to true slope-side luxury.  Click here to learn more about accommodations at Kirkwood.

If the bright lights of Stateline’s casinos & nightclubs appeal to you, click here to book lodging in South Lake Tahoe. About 35 miles northeast of Kirkwood, on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe, you’ll find an array of dining and entertainment options that will make you wish you were staying longer.

Lift Tickets

Ok, now that we’ve got your accommodation sorted, you’re going to need lift tickets. You can pre-purchase your lift tickets online for your convenience. If you’re enjoying a longer stay or planning on coming back, you may find one of our ticket packs or season passes to be a more economical option.



The Kirkwood Ski & Ride School is the premier learning facility in the Sierra, with dedicated staff and its own private learning terrain to create the best learning environment possible. Find out about their range of adult lessons and childrens programs.  

Feeling Adventurous?

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Expedition:Kirkwood offers ski & board clinics that will take your skills to a whole new level, plus a range of backcountry & avalanche awareness classes to get you in the know if you’re planning to head out & explore beyond resort boundaries.


Saturday Evening Snow Cat Tours 

This 2 ½ hour tour will take you to the top of Kirkwood to enjoy breathtaking views of the valley and sunset.  Tours meet in the Main Plaza as the chair lifts stop turning around 4pm before departing to the top of Red Cliffs or Chair 2.  Upon your return, take advantage of preferred seating at the Wall Bar and enjoy dinner or drinks & dessert. Adult $50; Junior (13-17) $30; Child $15.

Also check out our holiday and private snow cat tours»


  Save money and time... reserve your rental or demo equipment online at rentskis.com to save up to 20% and avoid the hassle of travelling with all that extra gear!

Questions? Contact Kirkwood Vacations at 800.967.7500 or kirkwoodreservations [at] vailresorts [dot] com. (please note reservation & credit card information cannot be taken via email).