Browsing entries tagged with Squaw Valley

1 Feb 2018

Squaw to go 100% renewable

Squaw to go 100% renewable

The Tahoe ski resort of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows in California have vowed to use 100 per cent renewable energy before the end of this year, the first major US ski resort to do so. Yesterday, Squaw Valley…

2 Feb 2016

Ski resorts stop selling water bottles

Ski resorts stop selling water bottles

Two ski resorts in California have stopped selling bottled water. Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows have launched an initiative called Drink Mountain Tap, which aims to reduce the number of single-use water…

3 Oct 2014

Squaw launches Google Glass app

Squaw launches Google Glass app

Squaw Valley is launching the ski industry’s first app for Google Glass — the hands-free device that allows users to access the internet. Google Glass is essentially a hands-free computer with an optical…

6 Oct 2011

US resorts join forces

US resorts join forces

As the first snowfalls arrive in California this week, Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows have announced that they are to form a partnership this winter. The two Tahoe resorts are neighbours, and the new…

29 Jun 2011

US resorts reopen

US resorts reopen

They said they would … and several US resorts will be open for Independence Day skiing. The bumper winter season has kept the snow pack in several Californian resorts sufficiently deep into July. Squaw…

27 May 2011

Half price passes with Virgin Ski

Half price passes with Virgin Ski

Virgin Holidays is offering early bookers the chance to bag a half price lift pass to several of its US winter ski destinations. WIth lift tickets for North American holidays taking up a huge slice of…

23 Mar 2010

Squaw opens high slopes lagoon

Squaw opens high slopes lagoon

Squaw Valley’s High Camp Lagoon and Spa has reopened to visitors this week, providing spring skiers and boarders the chance to experience pool and leisure facilities at over 2000m. The open-air swimming…

9 Dec 2009

Tahoe’s loving it!

Tahoe’s loving it!

There has been good news for resorts in the US this week: storms have brought heavy snowfall to parts of California, Colorado and Utah, as well as welcome snow for areas in Vermont. It began out west,…

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