Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Squaw Valley

Planning a ski trip to Squaw Valley ? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Squaw Valley stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Squaw Valley review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 3.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 57%
  • Beginner
  • 27%
  • Families
  • 43%
  • Intermediate
  • 46%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 61%
  • Advanced
  • 73%

Helpful Highlights:

Squaw Valley has the terrain to be an amazing resort, but due to limited open lifts I left after 2 days of riding very disappointed. The night before our fi...

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    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 24th December 2007

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    Squaw is a great mountain, and can be fantastic if the snow conditions are good. I started skiing there in 1968. Unfortnately they have a reputation for hav... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by govey80 - 14th December 2007

    Pros: Challenging lines, One of the best resorts anywhere in the world, Olympics!

    Cons: No Apres-Ski, but that's not why people go to Tahoe.

    Best mountain in Tahoe, hands down, no contest. Massive amount of terrain, variety of terrain: everything from the most extreme 'in-bounds off-piste' skiin... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st November 2007

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    I have been skiing at Squaw Valley for over 20 years. There is terrain for every level of skier ... from beginner to extreme expert ... you just need to kn... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by swissnowtiger - 23rd September 2007

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    Caught Squaw 3 times last season...1st time was bad...Mt.Run was all ice and the ONLY runopen on blown snow...but last season was tough everywhere. In April... Full review

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  • 4

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by szuping - 14th March 2007

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    My girlfriend and I went to Squaw Valley for night skiing last Sunday. We were both at beginner level. We took the cablecar to the high camp to practice on ... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by ski53 - 16th February 2007

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    This year has not been kind to California, and the reviews that I've been reading reflect this fact. Take all of this into account as you consider your ski ... Full review

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