Squaw Valley is located 8 miles South of Truckee off Highway 89S and 6 miles from Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley is famous because it housed the 1960 Olympic Winter games. The ski hill at Squaw is one of the best around. Other amenities that Squaw has to offer include an equestrian center, miles of hiking trails, tennis club, Olympic size ice rink, and pools at High Camp. Homes in Squaw range from $860,000 to over $8 million.