Squaw Valley

Squaw Valley is a ski resort town on the California shore of Lake Tahoe. It is best known for hosting the 1960 Winter Olympics.

Entrance sign to Squaw Valley
Village at Squaw Valley
Funitel at Squaw Valley resort

Get in

Squaw Valley is located off California State Route 89, about 12 miles south of Truckee at the intersection of CA-89 and Interstate 80. The closest city with a major airport is Reno, Nevada, about 32 miles east of Truckee on I-80.

Get around

Squaw Valley Road is the main arterial. It runs roughly east-west and feeds into California State Route 89 at its eastern end.





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