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An Epic Adventure Awaits in The 20 Lakes Basin Of The Hoover Wilderness

Crystal Clear Waters Combined With High Alpine Peaks That Will Stop You In Your Tracks Sierra Rec Magazine Adventure Review – September 2017 –  Visiting and Exploring 20 Lakes Basin was so much more than I had expected. Have you ever heard a review of a location and it just didn’t do it for you, so you decide to skip, only later to find out that it as way better than initially thought?  Well, the 20 Lakes Basin off Tioga Pass in the Hoover Wilderness was just that to me and couple friends looking to explore the region for the first...

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FREEDOM FEST AT SQUAW VALLEY JULY 1-3rd Features Live Music and Skiing

 Mountain top Gold Coast Revival concert series pays tribute to 1991 show with the Jerry Garcia Band •    Headliners include Big Head Todd and The Monsters, Rayland Baxter, The Lil Smokies, Pickin’ on the Dead, The Grant Farm and Bonfire Dub featuring Bridget Law of Elephant Revival  Fireworks to follow free concert on Monday, July 3 Sierra Rec Magazine – [Olympic Valley, Calif.] June 5, 2017 – Freedom Fest, a celebration of the historic 2016-17 winter season over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, will feature four days of free music on two stages, hot tub parties, fireworks and more. For the...

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SQUAW VALLEY | ALPINE MEADOWS TO HOST 2018 NASTAR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, MARCH 21-25

NASTAR National Championships returns to the Sierra for the first time in nearly 40 years Olympic Valley, Calif.~ June, 2017 – U.S. Ski & Snowboard announced today that Squaw Valley will host the 2018 Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR National Championships, March 21-25, the first time the event returns to the Sierra since 1981. Following the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, NASTAR National Championships will build on the enthusiasm generated by the Games and provide a new locale for fans to get involved with alpine sports. NASTAR participants qualify for the championships by earning a top ten national ranking or...

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SQUAW VALLEY KT-22 CHAIR TO CELEBRATE ITS LATEST CLOSING EVER AT 7PM ON SATURDAY, MAY 20

May 20 will mark the latest in Squaw Valley history that KT-22 has ever operated •    Squaw Valley has plans for an “Endless Season” with operations continuing indefinitely on Saturdays after the 4th of July weekend •    Ski free this spring with the Tahoe Super Pass: prices increase up to $50 after May 12 [Olympic Valley, Calif.] May 12, 2017 — Voted best chairlift in North America, KT-22 Express chair at Squaw Valley will celebrate its latest closing in history on Saturday, May 20 at 7pm. The lift will run continuously from 9am to 7pm, with sunset at 8:06pm,...

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NON-STOP EVENTS, SKIING AND RIDING INTO JUNE AND ON JULY 4 AT SQUAW | ALPINE

Whacky annual classics return: The 34th Annual Snow Golf Tournament at Alpine Meadows on April 22 and the 27th Annual Cushing Crossing at Squaw Valley on May 6 The Village at Squaw Valley blossoms into spring with the Tahoe Truckee Earth Day Festival and Made in Tahoe Festival   Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, the Spring Skiing Capital, is gearing up for its most event-filled spring season in history. With historic snowfall bringing 685 inches and counting, the resort plans to operate with skiing and riding into June and on July 4, weather and conditions permitting, once again offering Tahoe’s...

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SQUAW VALLEY | ALPINE MEADOWS TO HOST SPRING TRAINING CAMPS FOR YOUTH AND PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows offering youth spring training camps, set alongside some of the world’s best skiers and riders [Olympic Valley, Calif.] Apr. 12, 2017 – With more than 57 feet of cumulative snowfall to date, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is primed to once again host Tahoe’s longest season, with spring operations lasting into June and on July 4, weather and conditions permitting. In addition to great spring skiing and riding, Squaw Valley will offer a number of youth training camps for the next generation of skiers and riders to hone their skills. Not only will youth have an excellent surface to train...

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Squaw Valley’s Red Dog Run Vs the World Best – March 9-12

Audi FIS Ski World Cup Squaw Valley Hosts the 2017 World Cup March 9-12, 2017 by placing the long history and reputation of the famed Red Dog Run up against the world’s best in Alpine Skiing. This is an exciting week in Lake Tahoe and Squaw Valley as the world comes to watch the best of the world take on one of the famed runs in the Sierra and experience the over 600″ of snow we have received this winter to date.  Here is a quick rundown of the Red Dog Run and the athletes you will see challenge...

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FOUR FULL DAYS OF FREE EVENTS AT 2017 AUDI FIS SKI WORLD CUP AT SQUAW VALLEY, MARCH 9-12

Dustbowl Revival, Rusted Root and HoneyHoney to play free concerts on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, respectively David Garibaldi returns to Squaw Valley to perform at Thursday Community Kickoff Race viewing, fireworks, bib draw, F-18 fly overs, poster signing, parade, welcome party, California Way and Vendor Village all free to the public Olympic Valley, Calif., March 2, 2017 – The 2017 Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Squaw Valley will mark the return of World Cup ski racing to the area after nearly 50 years, welcoming top international athletes and hosting numerous free events including three free concerts on Thursday,...

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