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More skiing news; Bear Valley, Dodge Ridge…and Mono County as a cross-country ski Mecca!

I wrote a few days earlier about skiing, boarding and cross-country skiing near Stockton, at both Dodge Ridge and Bear Valley ski areas.  Both our favorite resorts sent more insight than could be contained in my Stockton Record feature, and my earlier blog post, so, passing more insight along, direct from the two resorts (as noted […]

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Sierra snows; skiing, boarding, cross country and sledding, just two hours from Stockton!

After several years of below average snows, skiers and boarders are dreaming the predictions of an El Nino winter come true.  Early storms are allowing opening of nearby ski areas and the two “closest snows to home”, Dodge Ridge and Bear Valley ski resorts, are opening November 25 and 28, respectively. Dodge Ridge Ski Resort, […]

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Ski season and El Nino; scientific and hopeful prognosis!

For you downhill skiers, XC trekkers and snowshoers, here’s a both a scientific and hopeful report, passed along by Dodge Ridge Ski Area, on the expected, near-term El Niño winter for the central sierra. Hence, aficionados of skiing or snowshoeing in the Dodge Ridge/Highway 108, or Bear Valley/Hwy. 4 corridors, should have high expectations. And, […]

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