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Squaw Valley Resort Guide

The Squaw Valley resort guide summary is: Squaw Valley has 30 lifts within its 1618 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 869m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 100 trail at Squaw Valley.


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Squaw Valley Resort Guide

The Squaw Valley resort guide summary is: Squaw Valley has 30 lifts within its 1618 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 869m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 100 trail at Squaw Valley.

Vertical:

Top: 2743m
Arrow
869m
Bot: 1874m

Best for:

Advanced level skier
Intermediate/
Advanced

Trails:

100
25%
45%
30%

Hectares of Ski:

1618
Snowmaking: 10%

Squaw Valley Lifts:

  • drag lift icon2
  • ski lift icon25
  • cablecar icon3
Total lifts = 30
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Squaw Valley Resort GuidePhoto credit: Tom

Visiting Squaw Valley

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Squaw Valley.

  • Season opens
    25 Nov 2020
  • Season closes
    30 May 2021
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    30 | 10
  • Nearest Airport
    Reno
  • Nearest Train Station
    Truckee
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +5305836955

Squaw Valley Features

The terrain at Squaw Valley includes:

  • Halfpipes
    2
  • Terrain Parks
    2
  • X-Country
    16.0 km
  • Ski Hire

What's it like at Squaw Valley resort?

Squaw Valley in the USA, is the site of the VIII Winter Olympic Games held in 1960. Squaw Valley is one of the most legendary and sought after vacation destinations for those who love winter sports. This is one of America's premiere destination ski resorts and no skier or rider will ever be bored on the seemingly endless terrain, spanning 4,000 skiable acres. Guests will also delight in Squaw Valley as it has a stylish pedestrian village. The buildings and their carefully connected walkways add the warm and inviting ambiance of a European style mountain village with new restaurants, shops and experiences to share with friends and families. Squaw Valley has invested heavily in environmental improvements: a day use locker room, grooming equipment, terrain park enhancements and expanded beginner terrain. Ski in/out condo-hotel luxury accommodations are available. 40 hotels are within 8 miles of Squaw Valley. Overnight facilities are in Tahoe City, 6 miles away and Truckee,9 miles. RVs are welcome at the resort but there are no hookups.


Explore Squaw Valley Location Map

Interactive Squaw Valley trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit Squaw Valley?

MarchAverage: 3.3 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Squaw Valley is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.3 snowy days during this week with 56cm of snowfall. Check out the Squaw Valley Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Squaw Valley

Overall: 4.4 Based on 7 votes and 5 reviews

  • Snowsure 4.0
  • Variety of pistes 5.0
  • Off-piste 4.6
  • Scenery 4.7
  • Apres-Ski 5.0
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Squawheaded from United States writes:

Spring skiing with less crowds is the bright spot of Squaw. Other than spring, Squaw sucks with small terrain and big egos accompanying big
crowds.

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