Squaw Valley Ski Resort Changes Name to Palisades Tahoe

Squaw Valley Ski Resort has a new name: Palisades Tahoe. On Monday, the popular Lake Tahoe ski resort – site of the 1960 Winter Olympics – retired the decades-old "squaw" name because it is regarded as a derogatory term for Native American women. ...

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7 · 12 days ago · Twitter

Long overdue to change this name. The Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California have been attempting to do so since the 1990s. No reason to be stuck in the 1890s with a name.

Happy to see Palisades Tahoe also promising more initiatives that will help us all learn more Washoe history.

NoAngel
NoAngel
6 · 12 days ago · Twitter

Very glad to see this name change. It shows that when we know better, we can do better.

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5 · 12 days ago · Twitter

I'm glad they changed it but Palisades Tahoe sounds like they weren't even trying. Sounds like one of the dumpy motels they got rid of at Tahoe.