Getting Here



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Wanderlust CA takes place at Squaw Valley USA located in North Lake Tahoe. The physical address for the festival is 1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146.

 


BY CAR

 

From Reno
-Take I-80 West into California and on to Truckee
-Take Exit 185 to CA-89 South towards Lake Tahoe
-Drive on CA-89 South for 8 miles
-Turn right at Squaw Valley Rd. until you get to Squaw Valley USA

From Sacramento (About 2 hours)
-Take I-80 East towards Truckee
-Take Exit 185 to CA-89 South towards Lake Tahoe
-Drive on CA-89 South for 8 miles
-Turn right at Squaw Valley Rd. until you get to Squaw Valley USA

From San Francisco (About 3 hours)
-Take I-80 East towards Truckee
-Take Exit 185 to CA-89 South towards Lake Tahoe
-Drive on CA-89 South for 8 miles
-Turn right at Squaw Valley Rd. until you get to Squaw Valley USA

Parking is available at Squaw Valley USA and is free for all Wanderlust ticketholders.

 


BY TRAIN

 

The Amtrak California Zephyr train makes daily stops in nearby Truckee, CA, and offers easy connections to and from San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento and Reno. Click here to get the latest schedule. Once you arrive at the train station in Truckee, you may still need to arrange transportation to Wanderlust, which is about 11 miles away. Tahoe Area Regional Transit (TART) has service running several times daily or you can take a taxi, such as Tahoe Taxi

 


BY AIR

 

If you're coming from out of state, you can fly into one of four international airports.  The closest are Reno (RNO) and Sacramento (SMF), but both Oakland (OAK) and San Francisco (SFO) are options as well.


Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO)
Reno-Tahoe International Airport is conveniently located 42 miles from Wanderlust. The airport is along the I-80 and US-395 interchange. The airport is served by major carriers with non-stop flights from most major US destinations. North Lake Tahoe Express offers affordable daily VIP Airport Service from 3:30am until Midnight to the North Lake Tahoe and Truckee region and from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport. Travel time to & from Reno Airport is approx 1 to 1.5 hours without any unexpected delays, depending on stop location. Click here to find out the schedule and to book now!



Sacramento International Airport (SMF)
The Sacramento International Airport is 96 miles from Wanderlust (about a 2 hour drive).  Service is available from 13 major carriers with many non-stop flights from most major US destinations. The most convenient way to get from the airport to Wanderlust is to book your own rental car. But for those on a budget, Amtrak and Greyhound are great alternatives. 

Oakland International Airport (OAK)
Oakland International Airport is another option for flying to Wanderlust. The airport is 200 miles from the festival (about a 3 hour drive). A rental car can be easily booked at the airport, but for those on a budget Amtrak and Greyhound provide daily services from Oakland to Truckee.

San Francisco International Aiport (SFO)
San Francisco International Airport is 206 miles from Wanderlust (about a 3 hour drive). The airport is served by all major carriers and can be reached by all major US destinations. Booking a rental car is the most convenient way to get to the festival, but trains and buses run daily to Truckee, CA from San Francisco.

 

 


Local Shuttles

 

If you're staying at the Resort at Squaw Creek in the lower Valley, there is a free shuttle between the main festival grounds and the resort. The shuttle operates daily between 7AM and Midnight.  It's also close enough to walk.  Shuttle Phone: 530.583.6300  Pick -Up Locations: Cable car roundabout, near Starbucks.  Runs every :15 and:45 minutes past the hour

 

TART: Tahoe Area Regional Tranist
TART operates along 30 miles of Lake Tahoe shoreline and includes a shuttle between Tahoe City and Truckee via Hwy. 89. TART connects with Truckee Transit, Greyhound & Amtrak at the Truckee Depot. Buses stop at TART signs on the side of the road in direction of travel.

PHONE: 530.550.1212 or 800.736.6365
WEB: www.placer.ca.gov/TART
Pick -Up Locations: Outside of 22 Station East
Schedule: Please visit TART's schedule here
Prices: Adult one way-$1.75, Senior/Youth (6-12) one way-$0.85, Children under 5 ride FREE. Multi fare discounts available.

 


RIDESHARING

 

As part of our commitment to sustainability, we've partnered with Zimride to offer a free, easy-to-use ridesharing app. Visit our custom Zimride page for Wanderlust Squaw Valley and make your journey more green and fun!