WINTER HAS STARTED IN LAKE TAHOE!
SQUAW VALLEY & ALPINE MEADOWS OPENING DAY 2019
Winter has started here in Lake Tahoe and the ski resorts are beginning to open. As some ski resorts have already opened we are stoked to be gearing up for another amazing Tahoe ski season. Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is slated to open for the 2019-20 season on Friday, November 15, weather and conditions permitting. We'll be celebrating with swag giveaways and the first turns of the season. Get there early for giveaways and swag. The first 50 people in line at Kangaroo chair at Alpine Meadows will get the new Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows signature Coal beanie, a branded YETI Stackable Mug, CLIF bars and swag from Ikon Pass!
- Kangaroo (Alpine Meadows)
- First Venture (Squaw Valley)
- Snow Tubing at SnoVentures*
*The SnoVentures lodge will also be open.
Transportation & Parking
Remember that in order to get between Squaw and Alpine, you can take the Squaw Alpine Express shuttle. Get all the details here. You can park in either of the main lots at Squaw Valley or Alpine Meadows on Opening Day. Here is all of our information on parking.
Rentals & Tuning
Both the Squaw Valley Main Rental Shop and the Alpine Meadows Rental Shop will be open from 8:30am-5pm. All services except for demos will be available.
*Buy your lift ticket in advance and save! November lift tickets are as low as $74 online.
Now that winter has started here in Lake Tahoe here are the anticipated 2019-20 season opening dates for the remaining ski resorts here in Lake Tahoe.
|Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe||Open Friday-Sunday|
|Squaw Valley||Friday, November 15|
|Alpine Meadows||Friday, November 15|
|Boreal Mountain Resort||Friday, November 22|
|Heavenly Mountain||Friday, November 22|
|Northstar California||Friday, November 22|
|Sierra-at-Tahoe||Friday, November 29|
|Sugar Bowl Resort||Friday, November 29|
|Kirkwood||Wednesday, November 27|
|Diamond Peak Ski Resort||Thursday, December 12|
|Homewood Mountain Resort||Thursday, December 12|