Squaw Valley

Matt Walker of the USA competes during the ski slopestyle portion of the Alli Dew Tour on February 20th, 2009 at Northstar Resort in Truckee, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Squaw Valley Opens Just In Time For Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Squaw Valley recently received 5 inches of snow, and snowmaking efforts have been underway since late October.

11/26/2014

Snowboarding (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

Bay Area Ski And Snow Guide

A few hours drive east of the Bay Area and we’ve got access to awesome winter sports and some of the most gorgeous views in the world. Hit the slopes!

CBS San Francisco–11/12/2014

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Sierra Resorts Rejoice As 1st Significant Storm Of Season Drops Snow In High Country

A significant storm that moved across northern California Friday and Saturday gave hope that the coming winter will bring relief to a parched state.

11/01/2014

When weather allows, crews at Heavenly work around the clock operating snowmaking equipment. Man-made snow supplements natural snow. Heavely Ski Resort boasts the largest snowmaking operation on the West Coast.  (Photo by Ed Fletcher/Sacramento Bee/MCT via Getty Images)

Tahoe Ski Resorts Fire Up Snowmaking Machines

Last weekend’s weather system was cold enough to dust the Sierra Nevada Mountains with snow, prompting at least two local ski resorts to start making their own.

10/29/2014

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort (Squaw Valley USA)

Storms Replenish Sierra Ski Resorts, Another Foot Expected By Saturday

Squaw Valley, which sits between Truckee and the north shore of Lake Tahoe, received 22 inches of snow at its top elevations between Wednesday, when the first storm hit, and midday Friday. Neighboring Alpine Meadows reported 15 inches.

02/28/2014

KPIX 5's Roberta Gonzales took this photo of the Far East Express lift at Squaw Valley on February 25, 2014. (CBS)

Lake Tahoe Locals Say Ski Season Among Worst In Decades

Much needed snow is forecast to reach the Sierra and Lake Tahoe later this week. Resorts are hoping the snow will provide some hope amid one of the worst ski seasons in decades.

02/25/2014

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Best Ski Resorts In America

The following are five of the best ski resorts in America, based upon a number of variables including quality of snow, acreage, accommodations, dining and entertainment.

12/24/2013

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Skiers, Resorts Happy As Sierra Storm Drops 3 Feet Of Snow

A storm dropped up to 3 feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada, helping build up the slopes and giving a fun run to skiers and snowboarders Saturday.

12/07/2013

A skier hits the slopes at Heavenly Valley. (Vail Resorts)

Tahoe’s Heavenly, Northstar Ski Resorts Open

Heavenly on Tahoe’s south shore and Northstar just to the north of the lake began limited operations Saturday.

11/23/2013

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort (Squaw Valley USA)

2014 U.S. Alpine Championships To Be Held At Tahoe Resort

The U.S. Alpine Championships are returning to Lake Tahoe next year at Squaw Valley ski resort, home of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games.

04/24/2013

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