Waterhouse/Powderhouse Peak - Backcountry Sking/Snowboarding
Waterhouse and Powderhouse Peak are classic Tahoe backcountry skiing and snowboarding destinations just south of Lake Tahoe.
Mileage can vary based on the route of the skin track.
Destination Distance From Downtown
The climb begins immediately from the car, gaining more than 1,800 feet to the summit.
Time To Complete
Waterhouse Peak typically takes 1-1.5 hours to get up and 20-30 minutes to ride down. Powderhouse peak typically takes 1 hour to get up and 20 minutes to get down.
Unless you have prior experience and proper equipment to take your dog in the backcountry, it is not recommended.
- Backcountry Skiing
- Cross Country Skiing
- Flat Water Paddling
- Mountain Biking
- Road Running
- Trail Running