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Ski resorts

A snowboarder flips over the excellent conditions at Mountain High. (Allen J. Schaben / LAT)
The generation gag closes for sledders near Green Valley Lake, north of Running Springs in the San Bernardino National Forest. (Gina Ferazzi / LAT)
The winter population at Big Bear Mountain in San Bernardino County. (Ken Hively / LAT)
A skier launches a “cork 360 truck driver” in the Air Chamber terrain park at Mt. Bachelor, near Bend, Oregon. (Andy Tullis / LAT)
The lodge at Mammoth Lakes. (Lawrence K. Ho / LAT)