Learn to Ski and Ride This Spring At Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows

Take advantage of abundant snow pack and sunshine with beginner Learn to Ski & Ride Packages starting at $79

Olympic Valley, Calif., 2017-Apr-21 — /Travel PR News/ — With a record-breaking snowpack, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, the Spring Skiing CapitalTM, is gearing up for Tahoe’s longest season. What better time to learn to ski or ride than when the sun is out, the snow is soft and there’s plenty of fun activities and events to add to your day on the snow?

“We are so excited to welcome beginner skiers and riders this spring to take advantage of our Learn to Ski & Ride Special. The spring offers a warm environment that is forgiving and allows skiers and riders to focus on learning something new and having fun,” said Dee Byrne, vice president of Snowsports at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows. “With 65 percent beginner and intermediate terrain, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is one of the best places to learn how to ski and snowboard in the Sierra Nevada. Our experienced instructors and terrain with stunning views of Lake Tahoe make this an ideal destination to learn what is sure to become a lifelong passion.”

During the weekends of April 22 & 23 and April 29 & 30, Squaw Valley will be hosting a Learn to Ski & Ride special for ages 13+ that includes a 2.25 hour lesson, beginner lift ticket and equipment for just $79. Lessons will be held at the High Camp beginner area located at 8,200 feet, offering unparalleled views of Lake Tahoe and the perfect setting to try something new with your friends and family. With skiing into June and on the 4th of July, there’s plenty of time left in the season to come back and practice your skills. Click here to reserve your Learn to Ski & Ride Special this spring.

Ski Free this spring with the 2017-18 Tahoe Super Pass 
Skiers and riders looking to join in on the fun can purchase their Tahoe Super Pass today and ski free this spring. Purchase now in order to secure the best price possible, with prices set to go up after April 18. The Tahoe Super Pass offers more passholder benefits than any other Tahoe resort, including discounted Friends & Family tickets, exclusive Club TSP events, access to Dawn Patrol, discounts on dining, demo equipment, lessons, yoga and more. Click here for a full list of Tahoe Super Passholder benefits.

Midweek Lodging Special starting at $272/night 
Stay any two nights Sunday-Thursday at The Village at Squaw Valley and receive 15% off the room rate plus a $50 gift card. Guests at The Village at Squaw Valley will enjoy slope-side convenience and the vibrant village atmosphere with nearly 60 bars, restaurants and boutiques. Village guests have access to eight scenic outdoor hot tubs, kids game and entertainment rooms, ski lockers and fitness facilities, and each room features casually sophisticated décor, granite countertops, fully equipped gourmet kitchens and cozy stone hearth fireplaces, with private balconies for every room that is one bedroom or larger. Click here to book your vacation at the Spring Skiing Capital.

About Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows
Voted ‘Best Ski Resort’ in North America for the second year in a row by USA Today and 10Best Readers’ Choice 2017, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is an internationally renowned mountain resort in North Lake Tahoe that spans over 6,000 skiable acres. The resort features slopeside lodging at The Village at Squaw Valley®, which bustles year round with nonstop events and nearly 60 bars, restaurants and boutiques. With an annual average of 450 inches of snowfall and 300 sunny days, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is known as the Spring Skiing CapitalTM as it provides one of the longest ski and snowboard seasons in Lake Tahoe. Skiers and riders of all ability levels are welcomed by over 65 percent beginner and intermediate terrain, 14 easy-to-navigate mountain zones and a custom app to make the most of every visit. Visit squawalpine.com or call 1.800.403.0206 to learn more.

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Media Contacts:
Liesl Kenney, Public Relations Director
Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows
530.452.7111 or lkenney@squawalpine.com

Sam Kieckhefer, Public Relations Coordinator
Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows
530.584.6035 or skieckhefer@squawalpine.com