Annual Squaw Valley Mountain Run scheduled for Saturday, August 1 |

Annual Squaw Valley Mountain Run scheduled for Saturday, August 1

Photo Courtesy of Gene Murrieta

Adam Wright and Justin Ondry show pain on their faces as they run toward the finish of the Squaw Valley Mountain Run last summer. This yearand#8217;s annual event, now a fundraiser for Auburn Ski Club Junior Nordic skiers and cancer prevention programs in the Tahoe-Truckee area, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 1, starting at 9 a.m. The run starts at the base of Squaw at 6,200 feet in elevation and climbs 3.6 miles to High Camp at 8,200 feet. Participants may run or hike. For more information go to

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