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Squaw Valley Trail Map | Squaw Valley Ski Map | by James Niehues

Squaw Valley

Squaw Valley Ski Resort in Olympic Valley, California

Painted in 2008

Squaw Valley Ski

Location: Squaw Peak Placer County, California

Nearest city: Truckee, California Reno, Nevada

Coordinates: 39.196°N 120.235°W

Vertical: 2,850 ft (870 m)

Top elevation: 9,050 ft (2,760 m)

Base elevation: 6,200 ft (1,890 m)

Skiable area: 4,000 acres (16.2 km2)

Runs: 177+, 15% easiest, 35% more difficult, 50% most difficult

Longest run: 3.2 miles (5.1 km) Mountain Run

Lift system: 30 Lift capacity 58,000 per hour

Terrain parks: 3

Snowfall: 450 in (1,140 cm)


Timeless art for your home

Hand-painted maps require the best reproduction process available. Each illustration starts with a high resolution digital scan. It is then printed on museum quality cotton paper using the latest HDR ink-jet technology.

Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues

If you are a skier or snowboarder, there is a good chance James Niehues has been your mountain guide. Throughout his 30 year career he has worked at the  smallest hills and the most expansive resorts in North America.  He has left his mark in South America, Australia, Asia and Europe too.   And even if you have never shared a bottomless powder day with him, he has always been close by.