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Outdoor Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Get creative this Valentine’s Day with a date outdoors, no matter what climate you live in.


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Big Bear Tourism, Slopes Open Despite Exceptionally Dry Winter

Despite what has thus far been an abnormally dry winter, even for southern California, businesses in the mountains are still putting skiers and snowboarders on the slopes.



Thrillist Snow Guide: Vail, Colorado

Vail, Colorado is one of the largest single-mountain ski resorts in the world. Here’s a snow guide to a winter day in the ski town.



Supper On The Slopes: 8 New Ski Resort Restaurants

Ski or snowboard into one of these ski resort restaurants and fill up with lamb chops, bison burgers and beef tenderloins before carving up the rest of the mountain.


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Fresh Snowfall In Sierras Unlikely To Ease Drought Levels

Just when it looked like it was going to be a year without winter, a storm system brought at least six feet of snow to the Sierras this week.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/02/2012

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Bear Mountain Eyeing Strong Finish To ‘Roller-Coaster’ Ski Season

It’s still looking a lot like Christmas in late February for local ski resorts.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/20/2012

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Winter Weather Advisories Issued For Mountain Areas

Winter weather advisories were in effect for local mountains Wednesday night, as some areas, like Running Springs, received a lot of snow.


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SoCal Ski and Snowboard Guide

Hooray for winter! Now you can suit up and ski, shred, or take lessons at one of these best snowy spots in the Southland.

CBS Los Angeles–01/24/2012


Best Bets For Outdoor Winter Fun In And Around Los Angeles

Visiting Los Angeles in the winter means indulging in outdoor sports that run the gamut from skiing to surfing—all of which can be accomplished in a single day. With temperatures that regularly hit the 70s […]



Caught On Tape: The Dangers Of Snowboarding Into A Tree Well

This snow season, seven skiiers and snowboarders have already died as the result of falling into a tree well.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2011

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SoCal Snow Level Plunges Ahead Of New Year’s Eve

Forecasters say elevations as low as 2,000 feet could see snow around Southern California — bad news for drivers but a clarion call for local skiers and snowboarders.


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Big Bear Ski Resorts Reporting Nearly 2 Feet Of Fresh Snow

Snow Summit resort in Big Bear has reopened Thursday with one to two feet of fresh snow, thanks to the storms that have battered Southern California for nearly a week.


Angelenos can leave the sunny weather in the valley below and be at Bear Mountain within a couple of hours. (Credit:

The Angelenos Guide to Big Bear Skiing Getaways

Residents of Los Angeles and the surrounding counties have relatively easy access to skiing in the local mountains during the winter

CBS Los Angeles–08/29/2010


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