Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, CA received 52”, or more than 4 feet of new snow in the last 48 hours. It’s not even halfway through February, and with 136” so far this month they’ve already seen nearly double the average snowfall for February (76”).
With a season total of 393” so far, a number they did not hit until April 12th last season, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows has received more than 3 times as much snow as they had on this day last season (118”). The current base is 168″.
Due to high avalanche danger, Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows were closed yesterday. The mountain operations teams spent the day hard at work preparing as much terrain as possible for the opening today. We recommend keeping an eye on the Squaw Alpine app for real-time operations updates, including lift and terrain openings.