Month: April 2013

The Red Hut – South Lake Tahoe, CA 4/30/2013

APRIL 30, 2013 (Tuesday)   In the morning we drove to a local place, “The Red Hut” off of Kingsbury Grade. Had a nice breakfast but we couldn’t eat all of it as the portions were way too big. We

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Orientation – Tahoe Seasons, South Lake Tahoe, CA 4/29/2013

  APRIL 29, 2013 (Monday)   Edie went to the get together orientation meeting and meet several nice people. She won a game of bowling at the local alley during the raffle and ended up giving it to some kids

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Squaw Valley, CA to South Lake Tahoe, CA 4/28/2013

April 28, 2013 (Sunday)   Moving day!  Checkout was quick and painless. We did have to pay a $35.00 resort fee for a daily newspaper, internet, and parking (I think). Anyway, we loved the resort and definitely want to come

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Garage Sales – Squaw Valley, CA 4/27/2013

April 27, 2013   Today we just took a drive around, went to some garage sales (looking for ski goggles that would double as sun glasses for Michael. Weird, I know, but they work for him). (Michael here, in my

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Shirley Canyon Hike – Squaw Valley, CA 4/26/2013

April 26, 2013   Today we hiked up into Shirley Canyon. We had been told by some people who went on the guided hike the day before with a resort employee how nice it was. It was a relatively short

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Water Aerobics and Yoga – Squaw Valley, CA 4/25/2013

April 25, 2013   In the morning we had water aerobics. It is a class that lasts an hour, and gives you a nice non impact workout. As much as we dislike getting up early (we are retired after all),

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Truckee – Squaw Valley, CA 4/24/2013

April 24, 2013 (Wednesday)   Today we went into Truckee and did our laundry. The resort has a laundry facility (for a fee) but there aren’t many washers or dryers available. While in Truckee we did a little more grocery

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Water Aerobics and Yoga – Squaw Valley, CA 4/23/2013

April 23, 2013   We got up early, (8:30 am) put on our robes and went to water aerobics. The instructor was an employee (I think bookkeeper) and had been doing water aerobics for many years. She was a great

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Lake Tahoe City – Squaw Valley, CA 4/22/2013

April 22, 2013   The queen size bed was very comfortable, not too many noises during the night. We were on the third floor so maybe that’s why. The bedroom had a ceiling fan which was very nice. In the

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Olympic Village Resort, Squaw Valley, CA 4/21/2013

April 21, 2013   We drove towards Squaw Valley but stopped in Truckee to get groceries. We were in our daughter’s Subaru and using a TomTom to navigate. It took us past Squaw Valley to Alpine Meadows by mistake. We

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