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.
  • 3.7
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4.1
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • Nightlife
  • 3.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Value

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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...

  • 3.7

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  • docmenach (26th February 2013)

    Squaw is huge and provides some of the best views in Tahoe. Unfortunately, that's it. Other mountains seem to provide good snow with their snow machines, bu...

  • Verdi DiSesa (15th January 2013)

    Squaw was truly a skiers mountain, now it is going the way of Vail with the loss of local flavor (not skiers, but the other components of a "ski town"). It...

  • alex fray (11th December 2012)

    Disrespectful staff (ski patrol and lift operators)that will go out of their way to make you a problem... False advertising, there is nothing for beginners...

  • Stephen (22nd March 2012)

    Squaw is big enough to offer something for everyone. Lots of mountain and lots for all levels. Easy access, lifts are generally decent with high capacity, b...

  • Dan (27th December 2011)

    I consider Squaw my second home mountain. Great terrain, pretty much anything you want to ski can be skied here. I can ski the steeps or cruise with my wife...

  • Bushranger (18th May 2011)

    Stayed and played for two weeks Jan/Feb 2011. Had a ball, even though there had been no new snow for about three weeks when we arrived. There was a fall o...

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