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Big Bear Snow Play: Family-Friendly Wintertime Fun in the Southern California Mountains

Looking for a family-friendly winter-destination in Southern California? Many visitors to SoCal might be surprised to know that just a short day-trip from Los Angeles sits a winter wonderland in the San Bernardino mountains. High elevations (over 8,000 feet), cool mountain temperatures, and coastal clouds that tend to linger provide the perfect winter environment high...

Ski School: Learning to Ski as an Adult at Taos Ski Valley

And there I was standing in the way of these ski soldiers in my outdated, blue-and-hot pink CB Sport coat, sticking out like an awkward duckling amid a sea of Northfaces and Patagonias. I was a beginner skier trying out for the first time the notoriously steep Taos Ski Valley slopes.
Skiing with kids with Autism: Northstar at Lake Tahoe Photo by: Trekaroo/kristined

Introducing Kids on the Autism Spectrum to Skiing

Autism cases in the United States are on the rise. As such, many ski resorts are offering tailored programs introducing kids on the autism spectrum to skiing. Among these forward thinking ski resorts is Northstar at Tahoe, where my son participated in a lesson using an approach called Adaptive Skiing.

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