Squaw Valley Ski Area, Olympic Valley

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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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  • Tim the server recommended great food the chef Chris was out of this world. Tim knew exactly what to recommend. Tom was very helpful and was always there to wait on us.  more »
  • We took our four year old granddaughter for her second snowboard trip. The first was when she was three. Snow was available at the top and there were still some flat areas where her dad could give ins...  more »
  • I have skied here for several decades and although I really enjoy the location and the scenery, I have to observe that they don't do such a great job grooming the slopes. That makes the actual skiing ...  more »
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