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California Ski Trips: Planning A Trip To The Mountains

12/27/2010 11:33 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Text courtesy of Trazzler.com

By Megan Cytron

Powder is accumulating, lifts are opening one by one, hot chocolate is bubbling with anticipation... it's time to plan a mountain road trip. Even if skiing fills you with abject terror (as it does for me), no one should miss a day spent playing in the snow, topped off with ski-resort comfort food, copious restorative beer, and fireside cozying up. Californians are lucky enough to be able to retreat down to sea level and sun whenever these winter wonderlands lose their novelty. Have a favorite California ski town or resort? Enter our writing contest and you could win a 5-day trip to write about Lake Tahoe or Santa Barbara.

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