Several operators provide shuttle bus services to and from Kirkwood in the winter months. Go to Ski Shuttles»
Shuttle Bus from South Lake Tahoe to Kirkwood & Northstar
Car rentals are available through Hertz at the Reno International Airport and right in South Lake Tahoe for your convenience.
See below for driving directions from Reno, South Lake Tahoe, North Lake Tahoe, Sacramento and the Bay Area. Using a navigation system or GPS? Kirkwood Mountain Resort's physical address is 1501 Kirkwood Meadows Drive, Kirkwood, CA 95646. Our resort phone number is 209.258.6000.
*** Please note that Mormon Emigrant Trail (not featured on map below) is closed during winter...This road will likely pop up as the fastest route on your GPS system, so make sure to select an alternate option if traveling in winter or early spring! Also, if your navigation system delivers directions including the use of Shake Ridge Road or Fiddletown Road, select an alternate route. These roads are both very narrow, curvy, and steep - in some areas they have limited or no snow removal and poor cellular service in event of emergencies.
For questions or directions assistance along the way, call us at 209.258.6000
We're lucky at Kirkwood to be situated in close proximity to three major airports... Reno-Tahoe International (RNO) is the closest, followed by Sacramento International (SMF), and San Francisco International (SFO).