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Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias is closed until spring 2017 - The Mariposa Grove is closed for a restoration project. More

Increase in incidence of plague in western United States in 2015 - Plague, which is carried by infected rodents and their fleas, was detected in rodents and fleas at Crane Flat, Tuolumne Meadows, and Tamarack Flat Campgrounds. The park treated these areas; risk of exposure remains low. Don't touch or feed wildlife More

Badger Pass Ski Area

Badger Pass Ski Area Information

Badger Pass Ski Area Webcam

The Badger Pass Ski Area webcam updates every 60 seconds. Take a look and see what’s happening at the ski area.


Check the Badger Pass Snow Report for what’s happening on the mountain and beyond. The report includes updates on cross-country ski conditions and the snow tubing area.


Badger Pass shuttle buses make it easy for guests staying in Yosemite Valley to travel round trip to Yosemite's Badger Pass Ski Area for a day of fun in the snow. Parking is also available for private vehicles. The ski area is approximately a 45 minute drive from Yosemite Valley via CA Highway 41 to the Glacier Point Road and from the south entrance on CA Highway 41.

Free Badger Pass Ski Area Shuttle Bus
During the winter, the Badger Pass shuttle bus provides access from multiple locations in Yosemite Valley in the morning to Yosemite's Badger Pass Ski Area. In the afternoon, shuttles return guests to Yosemite Valley. View the Badger Pass Shuttle Schedule.

Trails, Runs, Lifts and Terrain Park

Get the stats on the ski area. The number of lifts, runs, elevation... you’ll know it all. The Badger Pass terrain parks give skiers and snowboarders a chance to get a little airtime.

Season Passes

Season pass benefits include unlimited skiing/snowboarding, free and discounted lodging, discounted dining and shopping, and discounted lift tickets for friends or family members!

Badger Pass Day Lodge and Services


Skiers Grill: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily 
Located on the main floor of the Day Lodge, the grill serves breakfast, burgers, pizza, hot dogs, soup, chili, salads, soft drinks, beer, wine, and snacks.
Snowflake Room: 11:00 a.m. to  4:00 p.m. daily
The Snowflake Room is on the second floor of the Day Lodge and serves burritos, tacos, chili, soft drinks, wine, beer, and cocktails. A burrito bar is available on weekends and holidays.

Snowflake Room Bar: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays only, serving beer, wine, hot dogs, snacks, and soft drinks.

Sun Deck BBQ: Lunch available weekends and holidays only with the special of the day.

Activities Desk
Road, snow and weather conditions, messages, NASTAR®, and ski area information.

Badger Pass Ski Shop
Located on one of the best sun decks in the Sierra, the ski shop carries just about anything a beginning skier or snowboarder needs to hit the slopes, and equipment is available in the rental shop right next door. The shop sells gloves, hats, fleece vests, jackets and pants, socks, sunglasses, goggles, and Badger Pass souvenirs.

Ski Rental
Downhill ski and snowboard equipment is for rent next to the Badger Pass Ski Shop. Cross-country ski and snowshoe rentals are available at the Cross-Country/Nordic Center across from the Day Lodge.

Ski Repair Shop
Provides repair services for skis and snowboards, including hot wax and tune-ups. Located inside the Badger Pass Ski Shop.

Equipment lockers are available to rent by the day or for the season. Rent lockers for the day at the Activities Desk or ticket window. Purchase lockers for the season at Badger Pass or online at Yosemite Gifts.

First Aid Station
Basic medical care is available at the Ranger Station located next to the Day Lodge at Badger Pass Ski Area.

Winter Activities & Badger Pass Photo Gallery

Get a real picture of the ski area by enjoying images from the Winter Activities and Badger Pass Photo Gallery.