Thanksgiving Holiday Operations

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Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows is Open for the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend with Skiing, Riding and Activities for All Ages and Abilities

In addition to operating 11 lifts with access to 39 trails and 16 groomed runs, the resort is offering snow tubing and free guided snowshoeing

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[Olympic Valley, Calif.] Nov. 22, 2017 – Following last week’s early-season snowfall, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is open for skiing, riding and activities seven days a week. The resort is operating 11 lifts from 9am to 4pm, giving skiers and riders access to 39 trails and 16 groomed runs. With terrain for all abilities, including the High Camp beginner area, intermediate terrain off Shirley Lake Express, Gold Coast Express and Kangaroo chair, and advanced terrain off Siberia Express and Emigrant, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows currently has one of its largest terrain offerings for the Thanksgiving holiday in years. Additionally, the SnoVentures activity zone will offer ‘Hike and Slide’ Tubing from 11am-4pm for $20 per hour and free guided snowshoe hikes will be available starting at 10:30am and 1:30pm at High Camp. Tubing and Snowshoeing will be offered through Sunday.
With an incredible early-season terrain offering, the Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows Ski and Snowboard School is grateful to be able to share the joy of skiing and riding with guests. Kids and adults can enjoy private and group lessons through the Ski and Ride schools at both Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows. Full and half day options are available. For more information on Ski & Snowboard School Programs, click here.
Squaw Valley’s new High Camp Marketplace will open for the first time on Thursday and will remain open through the weekend. The Marketplace, which is open from 9am-4pm, offers healthy grab-and-go meals and snacks, coffee, espresso, wine and beer plus all of the essential gear and accessories for a day out on the mountain. Additionally, Rocker@Squaw will re-open on Thursday following its remodel this fall. Rocker@Squaw will be open from 11am-6pm on Thanksgiving, 11am – 10pm Friday and Saturday and 10am - 9pm on Sunday. Gold Coast will also offer food and drink at the ARC restaurant and Gold Coast Bar.
Merry Days & Holly Nights at Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows Dec. 16-31
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is bringing back the second annual Merry Days & Holly Nights, two weeks of spirited events and activities December 16-31. Merry Days & Holly Nights will bring Santa to town along with spectacular music and dance performances, delicious Farm-to-Table Dinners, parties, fireworks to ring in the New Year and much more. Click here for tickets and more information.
For more information about Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, visit

Tahoe Super Pass
Skiers and riders looking to gain access to 6,000 acres, 42 lifts and over 270 trails at both Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows can purchase the Tahoe Super Pass, starting at $560 for adults. 

About Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows
Voted ‘Best Ski Resort’ in North America for the second year in a row by USA Today and 10Best Readers’ Choice, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is an internationally renowned mountain resort in North Lake Tahoe, California. Spanning over 6,000 skiable acres across two mountains, skiers and riders of all ability levels are welcomed by over 65 percent beginner and intermediate terrain, 14 easy-to-navigate mountain zones and a custom app to make the most of every visit. The resort features slopeside lodging at The Village at Squaw Valley®, which bustles year round with nonstop events and over 50 bars, restaurants and boutiques. With an annual average of 450 inches of snowfall and 300 sunny California days, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is known as the Spring Skiing Capital™ as it provides one of the longest ski and snowboard seasons in Lake Tahoe. Visit or call 1.800.403.0206 to learn more.

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