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Olympic Valley

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Squaw Valley California was named 'Olympic Valley' for the VIII Winter Olympic Games, held in 1960. These were the first Olympic Games held in the Western United States and the first to be televised. The Olympic Village Inn was built to house these athletes. This mega resort is situated next door to premium snow skiing, plus Lake Tahoe - where outdoor recreation abounds. Remember to use this lake region responsibly & please help Keep Tahoe Blue
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elevation: 3590' population: 3,162 zip code: 93646


High alpine mountains with plenty of pine trees & ski slopes

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Placer County
W of Lake Tahoe
off Hwy. 89



  • backpacking
  • Biking & Rentals
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking & Rentals
  • snow skiing
  • snow boarding
  • snow shoeing
  • snowmobiling
  • Horse Pack Trips
  • Mountain Biking
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Donner Memorial State Park
  • Tahoe National Forest
  • Tahoe SRA
  • Sugarpine Point State Park
  • D.L. Bliss State Park
  • Desolation Wilderness
  • EV Charging Station
  • Squaw Valley State Reservation Area
  • olympic valley campgrounds

    Donner Memorial State Park
    Tahoe SRA Campground
    William Kent Park Camping
    Kaspian Campground Tahoe
    D.L. Bliss State Park Campground
    Goose Meadows Campground
    Silver Creek Camping Truckee

    tent camping

    Otherwise known as Squaw Valley, Olympic Valley is one of California's best ski resorts. It was the location of the Winter Games for the Olympics in 1960. Numerous snow ski resorts open all year long. Plenty of outdoor activities surround Lake Tahoe, a definative recreation capital with tons for the Sierra tourists.

    There is another Squaw Valley in California, located on the western Sierra foothills near Fresno, CA

    nearby towns:
    Tahoe City
    Tahoe Vista
    local links:

    Truckee-Donner Chamber of Commerce
    10065 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161

    Mountain Mike's Sports & Rentals
    22 Bistro
    SnoVentures Activity Zone
    Tahoe Snow Tours
    Hotels Squaw
    Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks
    Squaw Valley Institute

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