Hometown Mountain Shoutout: Snow Valley Mountain Resort, CA

Hometown Mountain Shoutout: Snow Valley Mountain Resort, CA
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Growing up in Southern California, I always looked to the mighty San Gabriel Mountains in the winter for the first sign of snow. While snowfall isn’t always consistent, several peaks are over 10,000 ft and can hold snow into the summer months on big snow years. With multiple ski areas in the region to choose from, Southern California offers staunch independent areas from Mt. Baldy, Mt. High, and Mt. Waterman to newly Alterra-owned Snow Summit and Bear Mountain. The last independent not listed is where I grew up trekking to on the weekends – Snow Valley Mountain Resort, a truly local mountain that will always hold a special place in my heart. Related: Hometown Mountain Shoutout: Bear Valley, CA Snow Valley Trail Map. Photo Credit: Snow ValleyNestled in the San Bernardino National Forest, Snow Valley is a one-and-a-half to two-hour drive from the coastal towns of Orange County. First developed in the 1920s, the ski area has grown to encompass 240 skiable acres and a.... Continue Reading at Snowbrains

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