SQUAW  VALLEY USA EXTENDS DISCOUNTED LIFT TICKETS TO FURLOUGHED CALIFORNIA  STATE WORKERS ON “FURLOUGH FRIDAYS”

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Furloughed CA State workers are eligible for  $49 Lift Tickets on Fridays (non holiday) December 11, 2009; January  8, 22, February 5, 19, March 5, 12, 19, April 2, 9, 16,  2010[Squaw Valley USA] December 5,  2009 - In this economy, Squaw  Valley strives to make the revitalizing sports of skiing and  snowboarding accessible to all by creating targeted deals for a  multitude of demographics. For instance, on the heels of last  winter’s order from Governor Schwarzenegger to furlough salaried and  non-union California state employees, Squaw Valley USA introduced  “Furlough Friday” discounted lift tickets for California State  workers affected by furloughs. This winter, Squaw Valley is bringing  Furlough Fridays back with $49 lift tickets on Fridays*  (non-holiday) throughout the resort’s 2009-10 Anniversary season.   Furlough  Fridays begin December 11, 2009 and continue throughout the winter  on specified Fridays, or until budget issues are resolved. To purchase the  special $49 lift ticket, State workers must bring a valid state  identification card or a recent (dated within 1 month) State of  California paystub and valid photo ID to ticket booth “D” (next to  adult SnowSport school), between 8:30 and 11 am. Squaw Valley  USA $49 Furlough Fridays* are valid December 11, 2009; January 8,  22, February 5, 19, March 5, 12, 19, April 2, 9, 16, 2010. The most  up-to-date resort conditions, operation schedules, events and live  mountain cams are available on www.squaw.com  .

For Great Lodging Specials Call 866-366-7261 or  visit www.squawvacations.com  Site of the VIII  Winter Olympic Games, Squaw Valley USA is located five miles north  of Lake Tahoe along the Truckee River on Highway 89. The year-round  resort offers 4,000 acres of lift served terrain including half  pipes and terrain parks, ice-skating, snowtubing, indoor rock  climbing, an Olympic Winter Games Museum, shopping, dining and more.  For more information call 530-583-6985, or visit  www.squaw.com. All of  Squaw Valley USA’s press releases, electronic versions of our press  kits, photos and resort information are easily accessible through  our online Media Center at www.squawmedia.com  To be  removed from this e-mail distribution list simply reply to this  e-mail and ask to be removed. Thank  you.
Savannah Cowley
Media & Public Relations
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