360° VR Panoramas of Lake Tahoe, Northern Sierra, and the Gold Country
Kirkwood and Carson Pass
Alpine County, Stanislaus National Forest, California

Reliable heavy snow in the Carson Pass area led to the development of Kirkwood Mountain Resort in 1972. This major main ski area can be reached either from the west, via the Carson Pass Road, or the east, heading south from Lake Tahoe.


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Kirkwood Meadows

Kirkwood Meadows

Residential development at Kirkwood on the Carson Pass Highway

Carson Pass Highway, California

Date photographed: June 27, 2012
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Kirkwood Mountain Resort

Kirkwood Mountain Resort

Ski Lifts at Kirkwood Mountain Resort at Carson Pass

Carson Pass Highway, California

Date photographed: June 27, 2012
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Caples Lake Dam

Caples Lake Dam

One the low dam at Caples Lake near Carson Pass

Carson Pass Highway, California

Date photographed: June 27, 2012
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Woods Lake at Carson Pass

Woods Lake at Carson Pass

Woods Lake near the summit of Carson Pass

Carson Pass Highway, California

Date photographed: June 27, 2012
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Historic First Summit Carson Pass

Historic First Summit Carson Pass

Historic First Summit, east side of Carson Pass

Carson Pass Highway, California

Date photographed: June 27, 2012
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