Squaw Valley-Alpine Meadows Base-to-Base Gondola

Project Description

The project proposes a Squaw Valley-Alpine Meadows Base-to-Base Gondola which would include installation, operation, and maintenance of a gondola connecting the Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski areas. The project would also include installation, operation, and maintenance of an avalanche control system within the Alpine Meadows portion of the gondola alignment. Placer County is working in conjunction with the U.S. Forest Service on this project, for more information please visit the Gondola Project website.

The project area extends from the base of the Alpine Meadows Ski Area to the base of the Squaw Valley Ski Area, located at:
2600 Alpine Meadows Road
Tahoe City, 96146

1960 Squaw Valley Road
Olympic Valley, CA 96146

Placer County and the Tahoe National Forest (TNF) have released a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) / Environmental Impact Report (EIR) prepared for the project. You can access the EIS/EIR via the documents on this page.

Environmental Impact Report Documents

Draft Environmental Impact Statement / Report