Skiing in California

California

Planning the perfect California ski trip

California, with exceptional diversity, is famous for its sunshine, surf, and cities. The state is also home to stunning mountain ranges and world-class ski resorts. From the family-friendly slopes of Heavenly Mountain to the professional-level Squaw Valley, California is the perfect state for skiers of every kind.

Skiing in California: Top Accommodations

Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Winnetka, Los Angeles, California
from $37
VRBO
4.4
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Perris, Riverside County, California
from $33
VRBO
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California
from $188
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House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Joshua Tree, San Bernardino County, California
from $33
VRBO
4.6
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House ∙ 2 guests
Groveland, Tuolumne County, California
from $96
Booking.com
3.4
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House ∙ 1 guest ∙ 1 bedroom
Petaluma, Sonoma County, California
from $33
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Kelseyville, Lake County, California
from $35
Airbnb
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House ∙ 1 guest ∙ 1 bedroom
Garden Grove, Orange County, California
from $32
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House ∙ 1 guest ∙ 1 bedroom
Balboa Peninsula, Newport Beach, California
from $33
Airbnb
5.0
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The best ski resorts in California

Given California's range of great ski resorts to choose from, you'll be hard pressed to choose which is best for you. This list aims to make that decision easier. Before you know it, you'll be staying at one of these three exceptional ski resorts.

Best Places to Stay for Skiing in California

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Murrieta, Riverside County, California
from $34
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 1 guest ∙ 1 bedroom
Pacific Beach, San Diego, California
from $34
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 1 guest
Groveland, Tuolumne County, California
from $39
Booking.com
3.4
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Family-friendly ski resorts in California

One of the biggest challenges when traveling as a family is finding a place that suits everyone's tastes. Luckily, many of California's brilliant ski resorts are perfect for families. Each one of these three resorts will keep your family entertained for every second of your stay.

Recommended Accommodations for Skiing in California

Apartment ∙ 1 guest ∙ 1 bedroom
Altadena, Los Angeles County, California
from $47
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Blackstock South, Oxnard, California
from $31
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California
from $35
Airbnb
5.0
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The Weather in California

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Average Nightly Rental Prices in California

Vacation Rental Price Information in California

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Rental Availability Information in California

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