Yosemite’s Scenic Wonders offers the closest lodging for people who are planning to visit the Badger Pass ski area!
During the winter months, many people plan vacations to Yosemite National Park to go skiing at Badger Pass. With winter’s chill in the air, people’s minds often linger on thoughts of fresh snow and the beautiful scenery that Yosemite’s Badger Pass is well-known for. When it comes to Yosemite skiing, the most talked about slopes are located in the Badger Pass ski area.
Badger Pass Ski Area
The Badger Pass ski area is quite infamous and is centrally located in Yosemite National Park. These slopes are great for beginners who want to try skiing for the first time and also offer excitement to people who are a bit more advanced. Additionally, the white hills in Badger Pass are perfect for families or for people who want to try Yosemite cross country skiing. Unlike skiing in larger areas, Badger Pass skiing is unique because people are treated to majestic views while enjoying an activity they love in an intimate setting.
People can partake in both downhill skiing and Yosemite cross country skiing when they visit Badger Pass. The Badger Pass ski area has 5 downhill ski lifts with elevations that reach 8,000 feet. This vast area is approximately 90 acres and has 10 exhilarating runs. If downhill skiing isn’t quite your thing, you may want to try cross country skiing, which will allow you to take in glorious views of Yosemite at a more relaxed pace. While visiting Badger Pass, people can also snow board, snow tube or even go sledding.
If you’re new to skiing, but are looking to become acquainted with this fun-filled sport, there are schools like the Badger Pass Cross-Country Center & Ski School that offer classes. This school opened in 1970 and offers lessons for people of all levels, from beginners to advanced skiers.
Note: The Badger Pass ski area usually opens around mid-December. In 2009, this area will be available on December 18th.
Badger Pass & Yosemite West
The nearest community to Badger Pass happens to be Yosemite West. This means that if people are looking to have instant access to the snowy slopes of Badger Pass, they will need accommodations that are located in the Yosemite West area, like the accommodations that are provided by Yosemite’s Scenic Wonders. When it comes to location, Yosemite’s Scenic Wonders simply cannot be beat, as we are located directly inside the gates of the park itself and the closest accommodations to the Badger Pass Ski Area!
Are you planning a winter Yosemite vacation so you can take advantage of the slopes in Badger Pass? If so, Scenic Wonders offers Yosemite lodging that are the closest to the Badger Pass ski lifts—just 15 minutes away. We have a great selection of homes, cabins and condominiums that are available for rent during the winter months. Just call 1-888-YOSEMITE (1-888-967-3648) or make your reservation online today!