Squaw Valley


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Squaw Valley

 (skwô)
A valley of northeast California in the Sierra Nevada near Lake Tahoe. It is a popular ski area and mountain resort.
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He won the opening two races in this year's World Cup series in Italy in May and at Squaw Valley, California a fortnight ago.
Swisse participated in U.S.-based Wanderlust events earlier this year in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle and will take part in the Squaw Valley festival, located in Lake Tahoe, Calif., July 18 through July 21.
"Mountains are part of Oliver's DNA," says Sara of her husband, a senior director at Nike who grew up in Lake Tahoe's Squaw Valley. "We got engaged at Stowe in the half-pipe, married on New Year's Eve in Vermont.
Alterra Mountain Company was created when affiliates of KSL Capital Partners, owners of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, and affiliates of Henry Crown and company purchased Intrawest, Mammoth Resorts, and Deer Valley Resort in 2017.
He currently serves as chair-elect of the board of directors of the Council of Graduates and Vice President of the board of directors of the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley.
An avalanche Friday afternoon in Squaw Valley Ski Resort, located in the Sierra Nevada mountains in Northern California, injured two people and one seriously, but also included some luck and heroic action that saved a man's life. 
Amid the proliferation of snow, a group of Squaw Valley businessmen is pushing for the return of the Winter Olympics to the Lake Tahoe area after 60 years.
A plan to travel by road to Squaw Valley on the shores of Lake Tahoe was thwarted as the mountain roads were blocked by snow.
A plan to drive to Squaw Valley on the shores of Lake Tahoe was thwarted as the mountain roads were blocked by snow.
A plan to travel by road to Squaw Valley, on the shores of Lake Tahoe, was thwarted as the mountain roads were blocked by snow.
CalCIMA representatives presented Cemex USA officials with the award at the organization's educational conference in Squaw Valley, Calif., near Lake Tahoe.