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Squaw Valley Ski Area, Olympic Valley
(3.8/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web)
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. For Squaw Valley Ski Area and beyond, use our Olympic Valley vacation generator to get the most from your Olympic Valley vacation.
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  • Was here for 10 days to work on lifts. It is very beautiful here when there is no snow. Go for a hike and check out the beautiful vistas. You won't be disappointed. The village is quiet during the non...  more »
  • The times Valley is a region very well structured with several restaurants, bars, shops and a visual spectacular. Participated in the Spartan Race World Championship of 2016 there, I took my family with two small children and pleasing service structure.
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  • beautiful place to visit. I have also been there in the winter and the skiing is off the chart. might need 4 wheel drive in the winter to get to the resorts.