China Peak

China peak
Jack Lee
SnowPak Local Insider
Jack Lee
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China Peak is one of the top resorts in California. With 45 runs spanning 1,400 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

17/18 Historical Snowfall

China Peak vs
China PeakBear Mountain
beginner11 %42 %
intermediate28 %39 %
advanced33 %3 %
expert28 %16 %
total runs45 38
ski area1,400ac 748ac
summit elevation8,708ft 8,804ft
total lifts11 13
child lift ticketFree $40
adult lift ticket$79 $99

China Peak Reviews

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Family Friendliness
GKGavin K.
advanced skier

3.7 / 5

Nov 20, 2017
I have been coming to China peak with my family since I was 13. Since this was the only place my family came to ski I knew no different. I loved China peak. But my urge to ski big mountain is were chi na peak started to fall short. Skiing steep and deep at china peak was hard to... More
JWJorden W.

5 / 5

Oct 29, 2017
China peak is awesome they have a huge resort and a ton of Awsome features. Only down side I can say is they have expensive lift tickets and also close around 4pm
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