The Resort at Squaw Creek

Olympic Valley, California | 18 holes | Links | Par: 71 | 6931 yards

The Resort at Squaw Creek combines history, scenery and a challenging play to make it a course not to be missed in the thriving golf destination of Lake Tahoe. Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and built in the area where the 1960 Olympics were held, Squaw Valley gives golfers a thrilling ride through one of the most scenic areas of the nation.

Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., the Resort at Squaw Creek is a delight not only for its great golf, but for its history and scenic qualities, as well. In fact, the Audubon Society has certified the Resort at Squaw Creek as a Cooperative Sanctuary due to its commitment toward natural greens-keeping methods.

Nestled in a scenic valley with protected wetlands, the Resort at Squaw Creek gives golfers an outstanding day on the links, combining challenging play with awe-inspiring scenery. Forced carries and tight fairways put accuracy at a premium at this course, which holds a mind-boggling slope rating of 146 from the back tees.

For golf travelers looking to make Squaw Valley their home base, the golf action will not disappoint, and the resort has four outstanding restaurants, as well as all the amenities any golf traveler should expect from this legendary golf destination that was a host to the 1960 Summer Olympics.

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 71 6453 70.5 136
White 71 6010 68.5 128
Red (W) 71 5097 68 125
Gold 71 6931 72.8 140


At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Kyle Phillips, Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
  • Type: Resort
  • Style: Links
  • Built in: 1991
  • Golf Season: Open: 6/01 Closed: 10/17
  • Visitor Policy: Open
  • Tee times welcomed: Search tee times

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: Yes
  • Putting green: Yes


  • Teaching pro: Yes
  • Golf school / golf academy: Yes


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes
  • Pull carts: Yes


400 Squaw Creek Rd
Olympic Valley, California 96146
Placer County
P: (530) 581-6637
F: (530) 581-5407

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