A road trip to all the California ski areas makes for an ideal family vacation

Posted By: The Ski Channel on March 10, 2010 8:39 am

Looking for a vacation that supports not only your family’s mountain-activity lifestyle, but also their love of road trips? Say no more. Come to California. There’s no better way to discover California’s diversity than with a road trip. Start at one end of the state and drive to the other, and not only will you visit the 28 ski areas California has to offer, but you’ll also have a chance to hit up the famous Pacific Coast Highway or Route 66. The 89 drive around Lake Tahoe shows incredible blue waters and other natural beauties and wonders. While you’re driving around, don’t miss a trip through rugged Death Valley on 190, while Highway 395 in the eastern Sierra, Highway 99 and the Trinity Scenic Byway between Redding and Arcata are also stunning. Here’s a list of all the ski areas in California…start planning you road trip today!

Alpine Meadows Ski Resort
Alta Sierra Ski Resort and Terrain Park
Bear Mountain Resort
Bear Valley Mountain Resort
Boreal Mountain Resort
Coppervale Ski Area
Dodge Ridge Ski Area
Donner Ski Ranch
Granlibakken Ski Resort
Heavenly Ski Resort
Homewood Mountain Resort
June Mountain
Mammoth Mountain
Mountain High Resort
Mt. Baldy
Mt. Shasta Ski Park
Mt. Waterman Ski Area
Sierra Summit Mountain Resort
Snow Summit Mountain Resort
Snow Valley Ski Resort
Soda Springs Snow Park
Squaw Valley USA
Sugar Bowl Resort
Tahoe Donner Downhill
Yosemite’s Badger Pass