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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)
  • 45
  • 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

Displaying 49 - 54 of 93 Resort Reviews

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  • Nick Pope (30th October 2010)

    Squaw Valley is a great mountain. It was an Olympic Village in the 60's. Just like the rest of Lake Tahoe they stand to get pounded with tons of maritime ...

  • JC (17th March 2010)

    Squaw has some of the most awesome terrain - but just too many people! Lift ticket prices are pretty expensive, but, they do have great season ticket deals...

  • otgoal21 ( 3rd January 2010)

    Great terrain, great area, great skiing, good service bad crowds Enjoyed this mountain intensely, from the great weather, fantastic variety and beautifu...

  • wolfman (15th December 2009)

    The conditions may influence my review because it rained the first day we went there and didn't get to see much of the mountain, but I liked Northstar and S...

  • LDT (24th March 2009)

    I'm an intermediate skiier, which this resort is great for. Mountain run is a whopping 3.2 miles, and sports some great terrain. The ski-in, ski-out is fant...

  • Felipe (15th December 2008)

    This review is only for night riding since that the only thing I did. For 20 dollars you get to ride from 4pm to 9:30 pm but take into considerations that i...

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