• Ancient Ski History through the 1700’s

    Ski History from Ancient times through the 1700’s

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  • Longboards to the Olympics

    Take a tour of “A Century of Tahoe Winter Sports” by Author Mark McLaughlin

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  • Story of the 1960 Winter Olympics

    Learn why the 1960 Olympics were a “Snowball’s Chance” told through the book of David C. Antonucci

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  • The Bill Briner Photo Collection

    See the remarkable Olympic Photo Collection of Bill Briner

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  • Best of Tahoe

    Learn about the Tahoe regions Ski Heroes from the 1800’s to Today!

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Article ~ Walt Disney and the 1960 Winter Olympics

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Jim Korkis,


Disney’s “Goofy” Cartoon showing Sugar Bowl Lodge” ~The Art of Skiing (1941)

Tom Kelly -Park City Olympic Museum 1960 and 1964 Olympian reunion


Yahoo News ~ Rahlves and Mancuso display



Mancuso, Rahlves Olympic memorabilia now on display in Tahoe museum



Rahlves, Mancuso Olympic memorabilia on display


Old, new Olympians reunite at Squaw Valley

Behind the Gold

Tom Kelly, Park Record columnist



KCRA reporting during the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics



The Weekly featured article January 10th, 2014  Joe Pete Wilson – Tahoe Olympian ~ Cross Country Skiing Pioneer



Museum to Host Winter Olympian and US Ski Team Coach ~ Joe Pete Wilson! –



Mingle with 1960 Olympian at ski museum in Tahoe City



Stroll Thru Time – Historical Tahoe City Museum Walk  —  Aug 30th



Tahoetopia Grand Opening of the Museum of Sierra Ski History and 1960 Winter Olympics



Grand Opening of the Museum of Sierra Ski History and 1960 Winter Olympics



Grand Opening Celebration of the Sierra Ski Museum and 1960 Winter Olympics, Boatworks Mall, Tahoe City

Date: Aug 31, (Sat) – Sep 2, 2013 (Mon)


Come visit the Sierra Ski Museum for Grand Opening Celebrations throughout Labor Day Weekend and learn about ski history from ancient times to modern era, history of Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski areas, and 1960 Olympic Winter Games.


Lake Tahoe News

Tahoe Olympic ski museum to open

On: May 15, 2013, By: admin, In: Lifestyle,



Museum of Sierra Ski History opens in Tahoe City
The Boatworks in Tahoe City will host the Museum of Sierra Ski History and the Olympic Winter Games beginning Memorial Day weekend.  Special exhibits include conceptual drawings of the games by Walt Disney, Batiste Family Collection memorabilia, and Bill Briner photographs.  Admission is free



Press Tribune Granite Bay     Tuesday May 07 2013

Olympic legacy not forgotten

Exhibit ensures 1960 Winter Olympics heritage doesn’t fade


Discoveries: Squaw Valley Olympics museum still just a plan

Sacramento Bee


Sierra Sun 1/11/13
TAHOE CITY – A comprehensive display of artifacts, memorabilia and photographs depicting the 1960 Olympic Winter Games will have its grand opening on Jan. 16, 6 p.m. at the Boatworks Mall in Tahoe City
Auburn Journal Thursday Jan 10 2013

Media Life: Family treasure trove of Placer’s Olympic artifacts on display

By: Gus Thomson, Reporter/Media Life columnist