This article was produced in partnership with Ikon Pass.
Connecting four unique West Coast icons, California’s sweeping landscapes set the stage for a winter of endless discovery. Get ready to grab the crew, load up the car, and crank up that playlist. With vast amounts of both skiable territory and open roads to explore, the next adventure is always the best adventure.
BIG BEAR MOUNTAIN RESORT
When time is of the essence and adventure is a must, a trip to Big Bear is in order. Just a short two-hour drive from Los Angeles – depending on traffic and route – Big Bear is one of the city’s closest snow-bound adventures. The location of the first-ever dedicated terrain park – built way back in 1991 – this SoCal mountain has been creating, challenging, and evolving the mountain experience ever since.