Mt. Rose – Ski Tahoe has the highest base elevation of any other ski resort in the Lake Tahoe area. With that Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe tends to get the most snow! Along with that snow that falls in higher elevation can generally be dry in water content. This makes powder days on the mountain spectacular. Check out the video below to see what the base elevation is at other resorts in Lake Tahoe is compared to Mt. Rose-Ski Tahoe.