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Some handy tips for getting your child started on the slopes

The enormous wave of storms that blanketed the Sierra range last week means plenty of snow for some major ski holidays looming in February. With a three-day family weekend plann ...

Resort doubles as summer recreation hot spot

Are you looking for a high-octane vacation spot where activities abound and the day can be filled from start to finish? Or are you the type of person who seeks serenity on thei ...

Skiers flock to Tahoe for great conditions

On 13 feet of snow over the stormy President’s Day weekend, Alpine Meadows Ski Resort reported great powder skiing conditions. The heavy snow means more business for Sierra reso ...

Northstar adds new meaning to its stay and play philosophy

In this European-inspired ski village, a recent sunny Monday morning arrives with considerable activity. Coffee-seeking people of all ages wander into Starbucks for a wakeup call, ...

Storm means business for Sierra resorts

Placer County ski resorts are in high gear again as snow from Monday’s storm blankets the Sierra in a fresh layer of white stuff. Northstar Resort reported this morning that the ...