Donner Summit Current Conditions

Road Closures, Campgrounds, Snow Reports, Weather

Weather Report

Current Conditions in
Soda Springs, California

Soda Springs is at an elevation of 6,800 feet and is 3 miles west of Donner Summit. Most of the major ski resorts in the Donner Summit area are within a couple of miles of Soda Springs, making weather reports from there a good indication of conditions at the ski resorts.

For more detailed snow reports from the ski resorts, see the links below to the individual resorts and their webcams.

National Forest Campgrounds and Roads
Open or Closed?

Note: It is always wise to call to confirm campground conditions before making plans: (530) 265-4531. Tahoe National Forest's website is not always current.

OPEN as of October 1, 2018 on the Tahoe National Forest and PG&E websites

  • Aspen Group Campground
  • Bear Valley Group Campground
  • Big Bend Group Campground
  • Big Reservoir Campground
  • Boca Campground
  • Boca Rest Campground
  • Boca Springs Campground
  • Bowman Campground
  • Canyon Creek Campground
  • Carr Lake Campground - closes Oct. 16
  • Cold Creek Campground
  • East Meadow Campground
  • Findley Campground
  • Fir Top Campground
  • Faucherie Group Campground
  • French Meadows Campground
  • French Meadows Boat Ramp
  • Giant Gap Campground
  • Goose Meadow Campground
  • Granite Flat Campground
  • Grouse Ridge Campground
  • Jackson Point Boat-in Campground
  • Lake Spaulding Campground (PG&E) - closes Oct. 15, 2018
  • Lindsey Lake Campground
  • Little Truckee Campgrounds, Upper and Lower
  • Little Lasier Meadow Horse Camp
  • Logger Campground
  • Lower Lindsey Lake Dispersed Camping (PG&E) - closes Oct. 16
  • Meadow Lake Campgrounds (PG&E) - closes Oct. 15, 2018
  • Pass Creek Campground
  • Prosser Campground
  • Prosser Ranch Group Campground
  • Shirttail Creek Campground
  • Silver Creek Campground
  • Silvertip Group Campground
  • Sterling Lake Campground (PG&E ) - closes Oct. 16, 2018
  • White Rock Lake Campground (PG&E) - closes oct. 15, 2018
  • Woodcamp Campground

Listed as CLOSED as of October 1, 2018 on the Tahoe National Forest website.

  • Boyington Mill Campground
  • Donner Memorial State Park Campground
  • Emigrant Group Campground
  • Hampshire Rocks Campground
  • Indian Springs Campground
  • Kidd Lake Group Campground (PG&E)
  • Lakeside Campground
  • Lodgepole Campground (PG&E)
  • North Fork Campground - 9/4/2018: CLOSED DUE TO ACTIVE FIRE IN THE AREA
  • Skillman Horse Camp
  • Tunnel Mills Group Campground - 9/4/2018: CLOSED DUE TO ACTIVE FIRE IN THE AREA
  • White Cloud Campground
  • Woodchuck Campground

The Tahoe National Forest's website has a list of campsites and other recreation areas, indicating whether the facilities are currently open or closed:
Tahoe National Forest Recreation.

However, the website list is not always up to date, especially when conditions are changing. It is best to contact them by phone for the most accurate information:
(530) 265-4531


Snow Report Websites and Webcams

Check on snow conditions through ski resort webcams and snow reports. Webcams are sometimes found at the bottom of the ski resort's home page.

Boreal Snow Report and Webcam

Donner Ski Ranch Webcam

Soda Springs SNOW REPORT

Soda Springs Area Webcam

Sugar Bowl Webcams

Tahoe Donner SNOW REPORT

Tahoe Donner Webcams