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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 37 - 42 of 93 Resort Reviews

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  • 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...

  • drkriley (16th May 2011)

    Squaw Valley used to be one of my favorite places, but with the changing owners, it has gone steadily down...lifts not upgraded/maintained, poor planning fo...

  • Erik Szayna (26th February 2011)

    I visited Squaw in mid February and was shocked at how good of a resort it was. The parks were great and the runs were long. ...

  • Les ( 8th February 2011)

    Good variety of groomed/ natural areas. It is a large resort with tons of skiable acres. Overall, this is the best resort in the Tahoe area. My only comp...

  • bh20508 (19th December 2010)

    For the four days we were there only two lifts were open. There was a storm but it was mostly rain. The web site would say several lifts were open but then...

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