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
  • 3.5
  • 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 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 anonymous_user - 8th February 2008

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    Squaw is by far the best mountain at Tahoe. Imagine 4000 acres of the Vail backbowls and that's pretty much Squaw. For some reason it seems to be largely ... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th December 2007

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    I have been skiing Squaw for over 20 years (seems everyone here has). Many of the chair lifts can see most of the action so it is a great show off's mountai... Full review

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  • 5

    SQUAW! need I say more...

    by Dane Koncan - 21st December 2008

    Pros: terrain, snow, tram, lifts

    Cons: nothing!

    Need i say more then SQUAW BABY! I can't wait until the snow starts to really pile up in the 08/09' season. The fun is unlimited here at Squaw Valley USA.... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by ericadyer - 23rd October 2006

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    This is one of my favorite resorts in Tahoe. Expansive Terrain, Great Views. Resort is best for Intermediate and Advanced Skiers. The new village provides s... Full review

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  • 5

    Squaw Valley USA Review

    by anhillx - 1st November 2006

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    Where all the hot skiers hang out. If you're spinning KT-22 and a couple locals grab a chair with you, you've been accepted into the tribe. Squaw has got ... Full review

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