Sugar Bowl Resort candid wedding photography of a bride crying and hugging her dad after marrying her husband and walking back down the aisle. Sugar Bowl Resort is a high alpine ski area located in the Sierra Nevada mountains atop of Donner Pass in the small town of Norden California. It’s a historic ski resort and his home to the first ski lift in California, which as been operating since 1939. Even though the resort is close to the famed and busy shores of Lake Tahoe you feel worlds away when you walk around the forested high alpine resort. This is one of the main reasons to visit and host your wedding at Sugar Bowl is the seclusion you feel while at the resort. There are two unique locations at the resort to host your wedding festivities during the spring, summer and fall months. The first is the Village Lodge at Sugar Bowl, which is a stunning old ski lodge and can host the bigger weddings. Most ceremonies take place on the beautiful lawn out back right next to a tall stand of pine trees. While the eating and dancing of the reception takes place on the outdoor deck that is attached to the Village Lodge.This location makes for a perfect mountain wedding venue and vintage ski lodge feel. Unlike some of the other wedding venues around the Lake Tahoe area you will feel as if you have the whole place to yourself with no one else around except for your guest and you. There are plenty of wedding picture opportunities with in walking distance of the lodge to capture that true mountain feel. You can also jump in the car and take a short drive to the top of Donner Pass to take more pictures with Donner Lake in the background.
Here’s a guide of unique services that Sugar Bowl Resort offers for events and wedding days.
Location: 629 Sugar Bowl Rd, Norden, CA 95724..