4 days
Duration
Dec-Apr
Dates
United States, North America
Location

Ready for a heavenly weekend in the best resort in North America, as voted by the ten best USA Reader’s Choice? We present you a three-day ski escape to the most beautiful Lake Tahoe ski resort in California: Squaw-Alpine!

Take one day vacation and ski three days!

This package to Squaw-Alpine is the ultimate choice for those, short one time, but keen on spending as much time on snow as possible! Go to work on Thursday, come home, pack your things and take the late afternoon flight from NYC JFK to Reno. Ski Friday, Saturday and Sunday and fly back home on Sunday evening. Have the best story to tell your coworkers on Monday morning!

So, where are we going?

The internationally renowned ski resort Squaw-Alpine is located in North Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada. It offers one of the longest ski and snowboard seasons on more than 6,000 skiable acres! Every year, the resort receives vast amounts of snowfall, but this year has been especially generous! So, if you are looking for the most extreme, challenging, and diverse terrain in Tahoe, you’ll find it at Squaw. Come and explore this enormous outdoor playground with us!

Beginner, family, advanced? There is fun for everyone in Squaw-Alpine!

It doesn’t matter what level of skier/snowboarder you are! The variety of trails, from beginners to advanced offers excellent fun for everyone. There are high, open slopes perfect for family ski and fun. Squaw – Alpine also boasts one of the region’s only mountain-top beginner areas that rewards you with extraordinary views over the Lake Tahoe! Those of you, who are no newbies to the skiing business, will also have your share of fun! The freeride paradise will for sure not disappoint you, as the vast territory hides all sorts of secret freeride corners.
So, all you need to have is four friends min, and we are ready to take you on the best ski escape the next weekend!

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION NYC JFK-Reno Tahoe Airport-NYC JFK
DEPARTURE TIME As per request
RETURN TIME As per request
WEAR (Freeride) Skiing/snowboarding gear
INCLUDED
3 days skiing ticket for Squaw-Alpine
ski resort guide
return airport transfer
3 nights accommodation
ACCOMMODATION
Option: apartment, chalet or a 5* all inclusive hotel
**Price of the package depends on the chosen accommodation.
NOT INCLUDED
airfare (have a look at JetBlue NYC-Reno)
skiing /snowboarding gear
food and drinks
travel and activity insurance
tips are optional and not included in the price
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Day 1 - Thursday: Flight NYC-Reno

Late afternoon arrival to Reno Tahoe airport. Our guide will be waiting for you with a shuttle ride prepared for an hour ride to the Squaw Valley Ski Resort. Check in the hotel in Squaw Valley and a relaxing get-to-know meeting with your guide for the next three days.

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Day 2 & 3 – Friday & Saturday: Squaw - Alpine

The next two days will be devoted only to skiing. The choice of the resort will depend on the weather forecast and snow conditions. We will either hop on a free shuttle that connects Squaw with Alpine or stay in the Squaw area. The result will be the same. Ski as much as possible and have the most fun exploring the area around North Lake Tahoe!

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Day 4 - Sunday: Squaw - Alpine and flight home

Another day of skiing awaits! Enjoy to the most, as this will be our last day around here. In the late afternoon, we will head back to Reno Tahoe Airport. See you another weekend?

We are passionate adventure travelers ourselves. We have spent our lives in search for the ultimate outdoor experiences. You will gain skills in outdoor activities and meet like-minded individuals to share wonderful adventures. Passion and full dedication to details for each itinerary as well as an excellent relationship with our suppliers in Slovenia have built up the Bikehiketours brand.
Your adventure guides are local and experienced professionals who have a real passion for outdoor activities and for the culture and landscape.
Your safety is their number one priority, closely followed by your enjoyment of the tour. They will always be on-hand to answer any questions or requests you may have throughout your trip. We choose our guides for their expertise in outdoor activities. They are experts in their fields.
We only run small group adventures to ensure that everyone has the best experience possible and not get lost in the crowd. There will generally be between seven and 14 people in each group. The minimum number of people we require to run our tours is four.
Our tour caters for a wide age range, typically between 30 and 60 years old, but age is simply a state of mind, as they say, and we welcome anyone over the age of 18! 
Tours are designed at your own pace and you will enjoy no matter what your age.

Each evening your guides will chat with you about the following day’s activities and give you an idea of the sorts of trails you can look forward to. If there’s anything you feel anxious about, your guides will be happy to discuss it with you.
We recommend following a general training in the weeks leading up to your trip.
Your guide will be very happy to give you some bike skills training during your trip to help improve your confidence and your enjoyment of your bike adventure. 

As fellow sports enthusiasts, we understand the comfort you may find in riding with your own gear. Due to things can get a bit challenging when it comes to traveling please consult our booking manager prior to departure.

Q. Will I have to carry my own luggage?
You will never have to worry about your bags on tour. You only need to carry a daypack with you whilst riding. We have a support vehicle and driver who will transfer your luggage to your next accommodation each day, and have it ready and waiting for your arrival.
On your holiday you will be staying in a range of comfortable, welcoming local accommodations, including traditional guest houses, small hotels, and a boutique hotel. For details please consult with your booking manager.
Traveling light is the key. Although the daytime and nighttime temperatures can vary in the mountains, so you must make sure that you have plenty of layers of breathable clothing to ensure that you are always warm enough and can remove a layer if you get too hot. 
You should also bring cycling shorts/trousers, gloves, padded undershorts, waterproof jacket, flip-flops, specific shoes for cycling.
Where the meals are included in Bikehiketours itineraries they are in a group setting. 
Your Bikehiketours guide will also be with you during these scheduled meals. 
During the meals that are not included in the itinerary, you are free to choose where you would like to dine. Your guide will advise you the best places to dine for these meals. You can choose to join with others and decide to dine together somewhere or, if you desire some independent time, you are also always welcome to do your own thing.
Medical insurance is mandatory on all of our holidays. We also recommend trip cancellation insurance. Contact your booking manager and we will help you choose the right plan for your holiday.
Many of our travelers join as singles. We charge single supplement fee to solo travelers for single room use. But don’t worry, we can pair you with another traveler of the same gender if you like.


A single supplement is an additional charge for a private room for guests traveling alone.
The cost of our holidays does not include international airfare. However, we are happy to assist you in booking flights to join with each tour. The prices vary depending on the season and the point of departure.
We can arrange early arrivals and extended visits. We will be happy to provide suggestions and ideas.
The more in advance you book, the greater availability of dates you’ll find.

Attention to the smallest details, expertise, and great local guides are the key to a successful adventure.