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Great place to teach your kids to ski or snow board

I have be going here since I was a teenager. I put my kids through ski school her many years ago... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Mark R
,
Seaside, California
It works

Older ski resort. Parking can be a hassle so plan accordingly. Nice variety of runs for all... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Ally G
,
Auburn, California
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Eight-hundred-acre ski area boasts terrain for all ages and abilities.
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One Dodge Ridge Road, Pinecrest, CA 95364
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+1 209-965-4444
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I have be going here since I was a teenager. I put my kids through ski school her many years ago and they are good skiers now along with snowboarders. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The now have lift like canvier belts that...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Older ski resort. Parking can be a hassle so plan accordingly. Nice variety of runs for all skiing abilities. Not a fancy Tahoe resort - a sweet, small, mountain resort doing a good job providing space for a fun outdoor activity!

Thank Ally G
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly ski and snowboarding resort. Spring skiing was lovely. No crowds. Not all chairs lifts were opened but there were enough to make it worthwhile. Scene is beautiful.

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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

The snow delivered in a big way this past weekend. 2 feet of fresh snow was dumped overnight Friday to set up Saturday for blue bird conditions. We left the Bay Area at 6AM and were in proximity in just over 3 hrs. There was...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Perfect mountain for skiing with young kids. It is a very beginner to intermediate mountain. The restaurant is ok. Over priced but too be expected. Will definitely be back!

1  Thank SeabrightBunch
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Living in the bay, sometimes it's great to have one day ski trip and Dodge Ridge Ski Resort seems to fit the bill. We got discounted tickets from our local Lucky Supermarket for $10 less and we woke up early 6:30AM and drove 3 hours...More

3  Thank dognmonkey
Reviewed March 15, 2017

good facility, helpful staff, ok food, good to go with young children. They rent equipment, classes and offer special clubs for kids

Thank Lili_viajando
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. We like the smaller low key ski resorts with our kids and this place definitely fit the bill. Even on a busy President's Day weekend, it was not too over crowded. Our daughter's (11,8) took a two hour private lesson with Ski Instructor...More

Thank run4rfun
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Great place to ski as a family. Reasonable rates for equipment and lifts. Not too crowded unless you need equipment- in that case arrive early or get fitted the night before, which we did and saved a ton of time. Will be back!

Thank berkeleytravellermom
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Like the terrain of this ski resort. It was not very challenging, but it was a lot of fun. the only drawback is the chain requirement for the last three miles to the ski resort. Caught out of guard and have to deal out some...More

2  Thank Linda L
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lameri
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Response from PM_Calif | Reviewed this property |
Normally Dodgeridge is best from mid Jan to mid April. But this year is bad. Even Tahoe is dry right now. Pretty risky to ski or snowboard on pre-season conditions (like now)
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