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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  • 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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    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 11th February 2007

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    yes, i bet the feb2 guy is similar to this one guy i read a review about alta from, saying that he doesnt like the place cos they do not groom anything. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 10th February 2007

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    I live in Sacramento -- 20+ years of it skiing in Tahoe. Squaw is an awesome resort which continues to improve with time. Squaw is the ONLY place I will g... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by waynechorter - 10th February 2007

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    The anonymous february 2nd poster is obviously a gaper. Any resort that has not had snow in the past month is going to suck. Of coarse the runs will be ic... Full review

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  • 3

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th February 2007

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    In response to "Anonymous February 2nd, 2007" and out of fairness to Squaw they have not had any significant snowfall in over 1 month. Sub-optimal skiing co... Full review

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  • 3

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 2nd February 2007

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    squaw's huge. really nice and all but I don't really like it that much. The snow's...not all that great in my opinion. I think sugar bowl is a better res... Full review

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