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America’s Best Ski Resorts For Families

Here’s a look at five of the best family-friendly ski resorts in America.


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How To Take An Affordable Ski Vacation

Despite what many people believe, a ski vacation can be taken without breaking the bank.


Kelly Clark and Shaun White celebrate their place on the United States Olympic team for Snowboarding Slopestyle and Halfpipe at the 2014 Sprint U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain Resort on January 19, 2014 in Mammoth, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Shaun White Locks Up US Olympic Halfpipe Spot

Shaun White is ready to three-peat.


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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.


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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.


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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.

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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.