Kids Can Stay and Ski Free at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows
[Olympic Valley and Alpine Meadows, Calif.] December 17, 2012 – The Village at Squaw Valley is now offering a great deal for families looking for a winter getaway. Starting at $170 per person, per night – a 20 percent savings – guests who book a two-night stay in a one-bedroom condo at The Village at Squaw Valley get two free children’s lift tickets valid at Squaw Valley or Alpine Meadows.* In addition to the kids stay and ski free package at The Village at Squaw Valley, kids 4 and under can ski and ride for free at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows any day of the winter season with no blackout dates.
Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows are the best places to go for a family-friendly winter escape. In addition to skiing and riding, Squaw Valley’s SnoVentures Activity Zone center offers mini snowmobiles for kids ages 6 to 12 and enhanced snow tubing for the whole family, all conveniently located at the base of the resort. Also, nearby Resort at Squaw Creek offers dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing for guests of all ages. After skiing or riding, families can ride Squaw Valley’s scenic Aerial Tram to experience mountaintop dining and ice skating. For families with kids learning to ski or ride, Squaw Valley’s mountaintop beginner area lets families of all abilities ride together.
Just a free shuttle ride away, Alpine Meadows’ laidback atmosphere, vast intermediate terrain and family-friendly day lodge make it a great option for families. Off the slopes, families can share laughs and memories at a host of restaurants serving kid-friendly fare, stroll through The Village at Squaw Valley shops and gather around the cozy fire pits.
The Village at Squaw Valley offers slopeside condominium suites at the heart of the mountain. Available in one-, two- and three-bedroom options, every suite features a stone hearth fireplace, full kitchen and private balcony. Larger suites are perfect for groups of friends and families, while smaller suites make for a romantic retreat. Just steps away, Squaw Valley’s legendary peaks offer endless skiing, snowboarding and mountain adventures. Since Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows joined forces last season, skiers and riders can now access 6,000 skiable acres, 43 lifts and over 270 trails at Squaw and Alpine Meadows on the any lift ticket or season pass.
To book the Kids Ski Free package, visit www.squaw.com or call 1-866-818-6963. For more information about The Village at Squaw Valley and winter lodging packages, please see www.squaw.com.
*Rate is per person, per night and based on double occupancy for a one-bedroom condo. Does not include tax and does include $20 nightly resort charge. Based on availability and subject to change; some restrictions may apply. Not available for standard room or studio. This package, starting at $170 per person, per night, is a 20 percent saving on lodging for stays Sunday through Thursday. No discounted rate for Friday and Saturday nights. Must book at least one adult lift ticket to qualify for the package.
About Squaw Valley
Host of the 1960 Winter Olympics, Squaw Valley is a year-round mountain destination offering world-class adventures in every season. Squaw is renowned for its legendary skiing and riding that spans 3,600 skiable acres, six peaks and 30 chairlifts including a unique mountaintop beginner area and unrivaled expert steeps, chutes and bowls. In summer, the resort welcomes a full line-up of live music and festivals and Squaw’s Aerial Tram offers a scenic ride up to a host of mountaintop activities. For the ultimate slopeside lodging experience, guests can stay in one of The Village at Squaw Valley’s one, two or three bedroom suites, each with a fireplace, kitchen and balcony.
About Alpine Meadows
Alpine Meadows’ seven powder bowls, summit-to-base groomed slopes, and authentic hospitality are among the many attributes that have made the resort a favorite of the local community and visitors alike. Alpine Meadows offers skiers and riders access to more than 100 trails across 2,400 skiable acres serviced by 13 lifts. With its high annual snowfall of 450 inches, the resort boasts one of Tahoe’s longest skiing and boarding seasons.
Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows joined forces in November 2011, bringing the two ski resorts under common ownership. Skiers and riders can access 6,000 skiable acres, 43 lifts and 270+ trails at Squaw and Alpine Meadows on one lift ticket or season pass.
For more information about Squaw Valley or Alpine Meadows, visit www.squaw.com or www.skialpine.com or call 1.800.403.0206.
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