A Look Back at Squaw Valley: Home of Olympians and the 1960 Winter Olympics

Did you know Squaw Valley was home to the 1960 Winter Olympics?

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Bill Briner
Squaw Valley is one of the three U.S. cities to have hosted the Winer Olympic Games — Lake Placid and Salt Lake City are the other two.
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Bill Briner
Squaw Valley is a world-famous winter sports resort
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Jim Paine
The Olympic Village Inn in Squaw Valley housed more than 750 athletes and allowed athletes to stay under one roof for the first time and only time in modern Olympic history.
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Riya Bhattacharjee/ NBC Bay Area
Squaw Valley's1960 Olympics was the first to debut men's biathlon and women's speed skating.
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Riya Bhattacharjee/ NBC Bay Area
The Village of Squaw Valley has many places to eat, when people aren't skiing or snowboarding.
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There were more than 600 torchbearers at the opening ceremony in Squaw Valley.
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