*Skiing in Lake Tahoe is back and so is the Plates for Powder campaign! For a limited time only, new purchasers of a Lake Tahoe license plate can ski or ride for free from one of our participating partners. Offer valid for new CA or NV Tahoe license plates purchased between November 1, 2023 and April 1, 2024. See terms and conditions for details and while supplies last.
$50 First Year
$61 First Year
After you have purchased your plate, please upload your receipt below and we will follow up with your passes.
You may also send us your receipt via email or mail with the details below. Keep in mind that processing times for regular mail may be slower than via the form.
PO Box 5459
Tahoe City, CA 96145
When a person purchases a California or Nevada Tahoe license plate via the www.tahoeplates.com site, he/she/they will have an option to receive one ticket from a participating resort of their choice in either the downhill or Nordic categories. Tickets are limited and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
To order your new plate, simply select “Tahoe” from the list of available options.
The California Tahoe Conservancy passionately manages 6,500 acres of public lands, fostering recreation, improving shoreline access, restoring habitats, enhancing forest health, reducing wildfire threats, and promoting community well-being while addressing climate change challenges.
The Tahoe Fund mission is to use the power of philanthropy to improve the Lake Tahoe environment for all to enjoy. It works with partners like the California Tahoe Conservancy and Nevada Division of State Lands to ensure more environmental projects can be completed in the Lake Tahoe Basin.
Coordinated through the Nevada Division of State Lands, the Nevada Lake Tahoe License Plate program generates approximately $450,000 on an annual basis to fund projects at Lake Tahoe. Projects range from water quality initiatives and state park improvements, to research and monitoring studies, invasive species surveys and removal, and public education efforts.