Snowy mountains mean one thing for kids: FUN! Local snow parks offer many options for fun in the snow, including sledding, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and more.
Sierra National Forest
These snow-cleared areas provide direct access to cross-country ski trails, snow play areas, and snowmobile routes for a $15 a day vehicle fee ($40 for the season.) For maps, guides, and information visit ohv.parks.ca.gov
You can also receive a SNO-PARK guide by calling the SNO-PARK Hotline at
Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks
Entrance fees to the park range from $20–$35 a day. There are no individual snow park fees, just the entrance fee. Visit nps.gov or call 565-3341 for more information.
Here are a few local spots to visit on your next family snow day!