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Tahoe Via Ferrata

13 reviews
Olympic Valley, CA, USA
About Tahoe Via Ferrata
The Tahoe Via Ferrata is Squaw Valley's newest outdoor adventure. Located on the iconic Tram Face, the Tahoe Via Ferrata towers above The Village at Squaw Valley. A Via Ferrata, which means “Iron Road” in Italian, is a protected hiking and climbing experience that will scale the iconic rock face. Using permanent steel anchors and cables, participants are safely attached to the rock throughout the experience.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the mountains, boulders, rocks, etc. But a fear of heights has kept me away from rock climbing. This fantastic 3 hour adventures lets you get out on to the rock face, sheer pitches, cool traverses. All while being clipped in to a steel...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank agbiztech
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a blast on the course with Jarad as our guide. He was very patient with us the whole trip and was very knowledgeable about the process. The course did have some challenging parts but everyone in our party was able to complete the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank nancyblan
Sam K, Manager at Tahoe Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for climbing with us! We hope to climb with you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a cool and amazing experience! We had so much fun, and lucked out with the added adventure of snow crossing since we went so early in the season. Jarad made it easy and more fun. He is really nice and patient and would help...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MohamedMahmoud95
Sam K, Manager at Tahoe Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for joining us! So glad you enjoyed it. Hope to climb with you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a half-day via ferrata adventure a month or so ago and were eagerly looking forward to it. Alas, the day arrived and we drove from Stateline to Squaw Valley with the sun shining the whole way. But, after we arrived, geared up and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DHinWA
Sam K, Manager at Tahoe Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for coming out and we are sorry the weather didn't cooperate. We hope to climb with you on the Tahoe Via soon!

Reviewed December 3, 2018

We had the best time EVER!!! It was beyond my expectations of what I thought it would be like. Our guide (Dave Nettle) was AMAZING!!! He made the adventure so fun for our family (myself, my sister and my 18 year old daughter). Dave was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank susanw775
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Incredible experience with great staff! This is a new must do activity for the tahoe area. Great views

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Departure67784360354
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

The entire family from my 13 year old cousin to my 65 year old mother in-law really had an awesome experience on the Sun Dial route up Tram Face. It’s challenging and exhilarating with expansive exposed views. The entire trip from beginning to end was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Nomad12681956680
Reviewed October 29, 2018

I'll admit, I was really nervous the night before doing this. It sounded amazing but the photos made my palms sweat. That anxiety melted away the moment I arrived at the office and met the team at Alpenglow. My guide, Dave, walked us through the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mileswhoward
Reviewed October 29, 2018

One of the best days I've ever had outside! As soon as I saw the Instagram posts about the Tahoe Via Ferrata with Alpenglow Expeditions, I knew I wanted to try it. I'm new to hiking and exploring the outdoors, and I love the adventure...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank druanne14
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This was without a doubt the best thing we've ever done at squaw, and we are Lake Tahoe regulars going back 20 years. Unbelievable that we can climb this part of Squaw. Exhilarating but felt perfectly safe the entire time. Want to take all our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank peterhR9253EG
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