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Squaw Valley - Alpine Meadows Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Squaw Valley - Alpine Meadows

Planning a ski trip to Squaw Valley - Alpine Meadows? 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 - Alpine Meadows 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 - Alpine Meadows review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.5

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.3
  • Intermediate
  • 3.5
  • Expert
  • 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 3.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Overall Value
  • 3

94 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (43)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (16)
  • 17
  • 3 Star Reviews (17)
  • 18
  • 2 Star Reviews (7)
  • 7
  • 1 Star Reviews (11)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

The best way to enjoy the unique terrain here is midweek or late season (April) Avoid the high season weekend crush and you wont be so grumpy, after all...

  • 3.5

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  • szuping (14th March 2007)

    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 ...

  • vonsiegl (12th January 2007)

    It’s 9am and a pleasant 28 degrees at the base of Squaw Valley USA, no smokes in my pocket, I have my sunglasses on and by the looks of things, I’m on a mis...

  • anonymous_user (11th January 2007)

    For me Squaw is all about GREAT technical terrain. Few resorts in the country can beat the skiing that Squaw has on a good day which is why it is one of m...

  • anonymous_user (21st December 2006)

    Squaw is a solid resort, but the supurlatives lavished on the resort from the other reviewers (a.k.a. the Squaw marketing department) seems a bit generous. ...

  • D Sullivan (12th March 2017)

    Booked 3 days of skiing But only skied 1 1/2 due to multiple closures for a race that was 3 days away. Seems the big focus was the event and to hell with al...

  • Josh Alwitt (10th January 2017)

    I have only skied here the past few seasons so I can't comment on the management change. But I've skied extensively all over the US and Europe for 50 years...

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