Just a couple miles south of Squaw, Alpine Meadows is a mountain area that offers a variety of outdoor activities. From hiking on Ward and Scott’s peaks, biking, rafting or fly-fishing Bear Creek, Alpine Meadows is the resort community for recreation and relaxation. Paired with a laid-back local feel, Alpine Meadows is definitely worth a stop in the summer.
Lake Tahoe locals know Alpine Meadows as the mellow alternative to the faster-paced resorts like Squaw Valley. A favorite with local skiers and snowboarders, Alpine Meadows is known for the longest snow season of any Lake Tahoe ski resort (402 inches annual average), and powder that stays for days, tree skiing & the bowls. More information on Alpine Meadows Mountain Stats.