Permits are required at all SNO-Park locations. 
 Fees are $15/day OR $40/season.


2. Donner Summit

Donner Summt is located on the south side of I-80 at the Castle Peak exit beyond Boreal Inn. 

Recommended Activities: Cross-country skiing, dog sledding, and snow play. There are no hills for sledding at this location.

  • Ski trails are on the north side of the freeway. 


  • Land adjoining to the SNO-Park site is private property. NO Recreational use is allowed on the private property.
  • Overnight parking is allowed for Trail Users only. Overnight parking is unoccupied vehicle parking. No camping/in-car camping as allowable per Forest Order 17-22-06.

Contact: Tahoe National Forest, Truckee Ranger District -  (530) 587-3558

GPS: 39º20'23.54"N, 120º20'38.25"W

Donner Summit Area Map

Donner Summit Parking Map