"Lots of sun and, more importantly for aging powder hounds, plenty of new snow"
The closest airport to Squaw Valley. Alpine Meadows is Reno-Tahoe International (RNO), just an hours drive or shuttle ride away. You can also fly into Sacramento (2 hour drive) or San Fransisco (3 hour drive).
In 2015, JetBlue Airways began flying direct from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, as well as JFK to Reno-Tahoe International Airport.
Thomas Cook Airlines ran the first ever direct flight from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to London, England.
You can easily get to either mountain by plane, car, train or shuttle.
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