We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rip N' Willies Ski & Snowboard Shop

1144 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8511
+1 530-541-6366
Review Highlights
Smooth and fun

What a great place. Everyone there in the morning we went was so full of energy and laughs. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terry B
Easy in, easy out!

Had a really great experience renting skis from Rip n Willies. When we got there, there happened to... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
San Jose, California
Read all 13 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Smooth and fun”
26 Apr 2017
“Easy in, easy out!”
Opens in 8 min
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
1144 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8511

Similar Things to Do in South Lake Tahoe

Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (13)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place. Everyone there in the morning we went was so full of energy and laughs. They helped my friend get her skis, boots, and poles so effortlessly. While she was getting her gear I went upstairs to the snowboard area just to...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had a really great experience renting skis from Rip n Willies. When we got there, there happened to be a large group in front of us, but the employee did a very efficient job of moving everybody through. Base rentals were $9.95. I can't remember...More

Thank DNSarg
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We were at Heavenly a couple weeks ago, and this ski shop was recommended by the local tourist info center. The staff was amazing, especially Jack who set us up with a perfect set of rentals, and even helped me swap out to a perfect...More

Thank David R
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Jack and crew were extremely patient and helpful fitting the four of us with our gear. If in need of rental equipment and accessories this is the place to go. The service makes the trip worth it.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This Ski Rental and Equipment Shop is minutes from the slopes. The staff are experienced trained skier's with a real passion for providing excellent equipment and service at a sensible price. I have used this family run business for a number of years and wouldn't...More

1  Thank Spyderman2014
Reviewed 16 March 2016

My husband and I rented skis two days during our stay in Lake Tahoe. There's a lot of competition around but if you want good customer service and not have to deal with the lines at Heavenly for rentals, this is the place to go!...More

1  Thank Tanya P
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We stopped in here because the cord on my wife's snowboard bootliner had broken and we needed to get it replaced. We hadn't bought them here, but the guys replaced it quickly and when we went to pay, they only suggested $5! I gave them...More

Thank DanCMorgan
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We had a group come in to rent boards and skis here. The employees were incredibly friendly and accommodated our large group easily. The check in process was quick and informative, especially for the new boarders in our group. The return process was super quick....More

1  Thank Summer R
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

We had a great experience at the shop! The guy we great, quick service! That's important on the slopes! They were great about returns and are at a better price then the resorts! Can't wait to go back next year!

2  Thank Matt N
Reviewed 23 December 2014

We have come to Rip N' Willies a few times during our past ski trips. Over all these years they continue to bring great service at great prices. The people are very understanding and happy to help with anything you need. It is a small...More

2  Thank 123SamGirl
Nearby HotelsSee all 65 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
Deerfield Lodge at Heavenly
506 reviews
.19 km away
Alder Inn
828 reviews
.26 km away
Postmarc Hotel and Spa Suites
521 reviews
.55 km away
Knights Inn South Lake Tahoe
296 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Red Hut Cafe
927 reviews
.52 km away
Heidi's Pancake House
889 reviews
.86 km away
Riva Grill
855 reviews
.74 km away
Artemis Lakefront Cafe
333 reviews
.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Discover Lake Tahoe - Scenic Bus Tours
65 reviews
.28 km away
Kayak Tahoe
63 reviews
1.11 km away
Tahoe Sport Fishing
117 reviews
.41 km away
BioSpirit Day Spa
57 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rip N' Willies Ski & Snowboard Shop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines