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.
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.
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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.
Heavenly on Tahoe’s south shore and Northstar just to the north of the lake began limited operations Saturday.
The U.S. Alpine Championships are returning to Lake Tahoe next year at Squaw Valley ski resort, home of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games.
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Squaw Valley officials reported on Friday that the unidentified man died around 11 a.m. on the west face of KT-22.
Some of the bigger resorts have combined operations and most are sprucing up for a possible run to hosting the Winter Olympics in 2022.
As Fourth of July weekend kicks off, people across the West are donning shorts, bikini tops and Hawaiian shirts — and then they’re hitting the slopes.