Squaw Valley and KSL to acquire Alpine Meadows?

Posted By: The Ski Channel on July 2, 2011 10:26 am

Rumors have gone from a few to a lot that a purchase of Alpine Meadows by Squaw Valley with the backing of multi-resort owner KSL, is imminent.  Alpine Meadows the home Jamaican Ski Team of One, Errol Kerr has been in the sights of KT-22 owner Squaw Valley for a decades.  Although Squaw officials have denied publically that all the rumors are true, many insiders have acknowledged that a letter of intent has been signed and that the transaction is likely. 

The two resorts are seperated by a piece of land with an affable owner meaning a merger of the two resorts and the acreage in between could create a true mega-resort with size, incredible terrain and some of the best freeskiers in the world.

Squaw quiver is fairly unmatched anywhere in the with names like Julia Mancuso, JT Holmes, Cody Townsend, Mike WilsonTim Dutton, the Backstrom family just to name a few.

www.theskichannel.com will keep everyone abridged on the matter.