Things To Do in Squaw Valley: Beer, Wine & Spirit Tastings

If you enjoy sampling and discovering new wines, the things to do in Squaw Valley offer the activities for you. Not only are there spots where you can participate in structured wine tastings, but the town is also home to a festival dedicated to showcasing the libations of dozens of wineries where participants are invited to the products with a swirl, sniff, sip.

River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings in Alpine Meadows, CA
2285 River Road, Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-4264

River Ranch is a favorite for locals in both summer and winter, but it's a favorite for all in summer. Nestled on the side of the Truckee River, River Ranch has a perfect position to catch people tubing down the mellow rapids during the heat of the summer sun. They have an open patio that frames the last rapids that tubers ride before disembarking. The... read more

River Ranch is a favorite for locals in both summer and winter, but it's a... read more

WinterWonderGrass

1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206

Imagine, if you will, that you could put the Tahoe and Truckee region into a bottle. Then you boil or distill the contents and evaporate off the extraneous material. Let's say that you do this two or three times so that you're left with the very essence of the Tahoe experience. It would probably look a lot like WinterWonderGrass. WinterWonderGrass is a late-spring festival at... read more

Imagine, if you will, that you could put the Tahoe and Truckee region into a... read more