20+ Degrees Cooler.
On average, China Peak is at least 20 degrees cooler than Fresno and much of the Central Valley!
JULY 6 through LABOR DAY! Hike, Bike, Ride the Scenic Chair, Play Disc Golf, Swim, Explore, Relax...and Stay Cool! Spend the Night and Dine at The Inn.
The Inn at China Peak is now taking reservations for the 2019 summer season.
Stay at the Inn at China Peak during the summer months and enjoy comfortable evenings and cool, crisp mornings at 7000 feet. J.W.'s Original Bar has been a classic for over 50 years and our restaurant has received rave reviews all year long. During the summer, J.W.'s Original Bar will feature live music on the Inn patio on Friday nights beginning July 5th through August 30th. For summer 2019 hotel rates click here. The Inn will be open for lodging Friday and Saturday nights beginning Friday, July 5th until Saturday August 31st. Our restaurant and J.W.'s Original Bar will be open on Friday, most Saturday and Sunday nights.
Prefer a scenic hike down from 8700 feet at the top of Chinese Peak? Then a scenic chair ride might be for you. Chair rides are available on Saturdays and Sundays starting July 6 - September 1 from 9am - 3:30pm. Scenic chair ride prices are for a single ride up or roundtrip if you prefer to ride down. Rides are $21 per person per ride for ages 13+. Children 12 & under are $15. All participants must sign a SUMMER MOUNTAIN ACTIVITIES PARTICIPANT'S RELEASE.
A variety of thrilling trails for all levels. Ride the chair to the top of the mountain, then enjoy the scenic and exciting descent on your bike. Limited mountain bike and helmet rentals are available at the Day Lodge. The mountain bike park will open on Saturdays and Sundays July 6 through September 1. All participants must sign a SUMMER MOUNTAIN ACTIVITIES PARTICIPANT'S RELEASE.
Ride the scenic chair to the top of the mountain, then continue on foot as you pick your route to the bottom. Or, walk along streams and hike to waterfalls as you explore the many beatuiful trails around China Peak, Huntington Lake and the surrounding area.
LIVE FRIDAYS, WEEKLY MUSIC AT THE INN
How do you top off a great summer day at China Peak, whether it be sailing on Huntington Lake, hiking the mountain, relaxing at Indian Pools, or fishing at one of the numerous local spots? Join us on the Inn deck on Fridays starting July 6 - August 30 for live music from 6:30-9:30 PM, featuring some of the valley's top performers. So get out of the heat and come to the Peak and enjoy cocktails, appetizers or even dinner as you watch the sun set over the ridge.
Play from the top of the mountain! China Peak's has a 27-hole scenic disc golf course designed by Craig Getty, Ross Hammond and Leonard Muise, known for designing the popular disc golf course in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park and many Lake Tahoe area courses. This course is accessed via a chair lift ride to the top of China Peak and provides some fantastic views of Huntington Lake and the surrounding Sierra National Forest. All participants must sign a SUMMER MOUNTAIN ACTIVITIES PARTICIPANT'S RELEASE.
It didn't take long for couples to select China Peak for their special wedding day. If you are seeking an intimate and beautiful natural setting with ideal scenery, a special site and a professional team to assure your special day is perfect, then the staff at China Peak will make it happen. Most wedding parties make a weekend of it, inviting friends and family to stay at the Inn, enjoy all the attractions within a stone's throw of the resort. For complete wedding information, visit ChinaPeakWeddings.com or email Weddings@skichinapeak.com.
General store, campground, boat rentals—everything to enjoy summer at Huntington Lake. (559) 893-3234
Just down the road from China Peak, rent patio boats, fishing boats, tubes, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and boat slips. Get your fishing licenses, bait, food for the day, beer, ice and firewood. Camp or launch your boat!