Welcome athletes, coaches and spectators from across the country for this action packed weekend that includes an opening ceremony, athlete galas, spectator parties and world-class racing! Held at Squaw Valley, The 2013 Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships is the finale to a year filled with ski racing and snowboarding competitions among the top athletes in the US. Consisting of a record setting US Ski Team alumni and coupled with top-rated slope and pipes, Squaw Valley has become one of the greatest winter sports destinations in the world. See some of the most popular local boarders Julia Mancuso, Travis Ganong and Marco Sullivan rock the pipe.
Host of the 1960 Winter Olympics and 1969 World Cup tour, Squaw Valley is one of the largest and most popular ski destinations in the US. Located in the Sierra Nevada, the valley has recently teamed up with neighboring Alpine Meadows and now offers access to 6,000 skiable acres, 43 lifts, over 270 trails, beginner areas and unequalled expert slopes, chutes and bowls.