California has several world-renowned ski resorts as well as small community supported ski hills. Many California ski resorts also offer groomed cross-country ski trails and most provide ski rental, food service and ski lessons where you can learn how to ski or snowboard. All ski resorts in California are snow skiing and snowboarding friendly and most now offer terrain parks. Although this site is focused on California, some ski resorts on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe are included. Be sure to check the ski resort websites for a snow report and ski vacation packages.