Squaw Valley Ski Area, Olympic Valley

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#3 of 12 in Winter Sports in Lake Tahoe (California)
Famous as the host of the 1960 Winter Olympics, Squaw Valley Ski Area today offers world-class outdoor opportunities and one of the most extensive skiing areas in the country. The area boasts six mountain peaks and a combined 1,457 ha (3,600 acres) of accessible skiing terrain in California's Lake Tahoe region. The multitude of marked runs and routes are accessible to both beginners and experienced skiers. You can ride the systems of chairlifts up to 2,500 m (8,200 ft) above sea level and take advantage of the on-site entertainment options, such as yoga or snowmobiling, or even get a bite to eat at a mountainside restaurant. To visit Squaw Valley Ski Area on your holiday in Olympic Valley, and find out what else Olympic Valley has to offer, use our Olympic Valley sightseeing planner .
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  • The same great ski runs and facilities that were there many years ago for the Olympics. Lots of mountain and good variety especially if you like off run skiing  more »
  • A great venue (very difficult) to hold Spartan World Championships in north Lake Tahoe area. It's stunning beauty and location make it a must see while in Lake Tahoe area. Check out great bars and res...  more »
  • Home of the 1960 Winter Olympics, it looks a lot like Heavenly but tucked away in its own corner not far from Tahoe.  more »

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