Ski Resorts

Weekend Storm Brings Snow, Ski, Relief to Sierras

This weekend, heavy snowfall in the Sierras brought much-needed relief to the mountain range and helped provide ski resorts with a nice cushion as they open for the winter season.

Sierra Nevada (Timothy A. Clary / Getty)

CA Small Ski Resorts Closed from Drought

Some of California’s smaller ski resorts have closed because of the state’s drought, which has diminished the amount of snow in the mountain areas. Presidents’ Day usually is a boon for the ski resorts, but this year, the resorts are hurting.