Five Dollar Fridays

June 28, 2019
08:00 AM - 02:00 PM
  • Five Dollar Fridays Lake Tahoe
  • Five Dollar Fridays Lake Tahoe

$5 Lift Tickets now sold out

Skiers and snowboarders are invited to celebrate spring on the slopes at Squaw Valley with $5 lift tickets on Fridays in June. “Five Dollar Fridays” will benefit the Tahoe Fund. Please be aware that we do not have any first-time beginner terrain at this time. 

Please note: we have absolutely no first-time beginner terrain at this time. 

  • $5 tickets are now SOLD OUT. You can still purchase a discounted $39 lift ticket for Friday, June 28. 
  • Only 1,500 five dollar tickets will be sold each Friday to control crowd levels on the slopes
  • All proceeds from lift ticket sales on Friday June 7, 14, 21 and 28 will support the Tahoe Fund’s goal of raising $35,000 to assist the Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition in providing “Bike Racks for Basin Businesses.” Funds raised by this program will be matched up to $10,000 by Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows
Pricing for Fridays in June
$5 Advance-Purchase Lift Ticket$5 SOLD OUT
Non-Advance Purchase Lift Ticket* (within 48 hours or day of)$39
Aerial Tram Ticket$39 
Children 4 & UnderFree

*If purchasing less than 48 hours in advance of Friday, all lift tickets that are purchased online, in-person, via the app, or through the Contact Center will all be $39.   

Buy Lift Ticket

Lift tickets are non-transferable. Other tickets & products are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged to purchase this product. Tickets are not valid for aerial tram rides & sightseeing. They are valid for skiing & riding only. Tickets are date-specific and are only for use on Fridays. After 1,500 tickets are sold for each Friday, tickets will still be discounted for Fridays at the rate of $39 when purchased in advance or at the window. 

Does the $5 ticket allow me Tram access?

No, the $5 ticket only allows access up the Funitel for skiing or riding. This is not a sightseeing ticket. We encourage you to ski or ride if you do not normally have the opportunity to do so. 

Can I use the $5 ticket another day during 18/19 operations? 

The $5 ticket is valid only for the date purchased and cannot be transferred to another day. 

Is the $5 ticket refundable? 

No. This is a donation to Tahoe Fund, so no refunds will be issued. 

Can I access High Camp with my $5 ticket?

While you cannot ride the Tram to High Camp on this ticket, you can traverse over from the top of our Big Blue lift. 

How can I make an additional donation to the Tahoe Fund to support their bike initiative?

Please visit the Tahoe Fund website at to make addition donations. 

Can $5 Friday tickets sell out? 

Yes. We will be capping $5 tickets at 1,500 for each Friday. As of June 23, all $5 are SOLD OUT.