Dodge Kicks Off Winter Season!

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16th Annual Labor Day Celebration // Sept 2 – 5, 2016 Dodge Ridge will be kicking off the winter season at our 16th annual Labor Day Celebration. This event, features BBQ + Live music + Beer on Saturday, September 3 from 11:30a to 3p, but you can purchase and/or pick up your 16/17 season pass and check out the Sport Shop sale Friday through Monday, Sept. 2 – 5, 2016. The Sport Shop gear sale has discounts of up to 70% off prior season’s hard goods, ski and snowboard apparel and accessories. Quantities are limited, so get here early! Sale …

Winter Is a Great Time To Exercise… Outside!

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Most people recognize the benefits of regular exercise, and recent university studies have found that working out in nature leads to greater emotional well being and better sleep then exercising indoors, but during the colder months the weather becomes an easy excuse to justify breaking the good fitness habits we have carefully built up over time. The days are shorter and the weather is cooler, but with a little preparation and planning there is no reason not to keep up a regular exercise plan that incorporates the unique opportunities and challenges of the winter season. Activities like hiking, cross country …

2014 Ski, Ride & Play for Habitat and The Taste of Tuolumne

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March 3, 2014 — PINECREST, Calif. – This upcoming Saturday, March 8, Dodge Ridge proudly hosts the annual Ski, Ride & Play for Habitat and the Taste for Tuolumne with all proceeds benefiting Habitat for Humanity of Tuolumne County.  This exciting day is filled with a Vertical Feet Challenge Ski-a-Thon (for all ages and abilities), Live Music featuring local favorite Uplands Drive, and a sampling of the region’s best food, wine & Beer at the Taste of Tuolumne! Habitat For Humanity of Tuolumne County (HFHTC) is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International and is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child …

Pinecrest Chalet and Dodge Ridge Team up for “Lair Winter Weekends”

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Guest post from our neighbors at Pinecrest Chalet: Just minutes away from Dodge Ridge, the Pinecrest Chalet has for years hosted skiers in quaint, cozy cabins, perfect for après-ski relaxation and rejuvenation. This winter, and for the first time ever, the Chalet is teaming up with our friends at Dodge Ridge to offer “Lair Winter Weekends.” It’s family fun U.C. Berkeley style, thanks in large part to the proximity of Dodge Ridge Ski Area. Owned and operated by U.C. Berkeley’s Cal Alumni Association and open to the general public, the Pinecrest Chalet is a one-of-a-kind family adventure hotel that is going through …

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The Ease, Convenience and Value of Dodge Ridge

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Dodge Ridge is by far the closest snow to Bay Area and Central Valley locations and with no closed roads or mountain passes to traverse (Sonora Pass is  far past Dodge Ridge), this is the Easy Drive (click to see how close you are to Dodge Ridge). If you’re Skiing + Riding as a group this season, be sure to check out our Group Sales opportunities for the best rates and convenience.

Labor Day Weekend

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We’re looking forward to the Labor Day event and a great weekend! Campgrounds are open, however we encourage guests to check local conditions before traveling. To make changes to your reservations, please call 1-877-444-6777 or login to your account at For questions about the Rim fire or to see local conditions, please call (209) 533-5174 or go to or

Summer Recreation & Campgrounds

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Dodge Ridge in partnership with the US Forest Service offers 8 campgrounds in and around the Pinecrest Area. In the heart of the Pinecrest recreation area, a short walk from Pinecrest Lake, Pinecrest Campground offers sites suitable for a variety of tent / trailer / RV camping. ((Click Here)) to view all campgrounds and information. Pinecrest, CA located in the Stanislaus National Forest offers endless summer recreation opportunites for all ages. Enjoy camping, fishing, hiking, boating, swimming, biking, outdoor movies and much more! ((Click Here)) for surrounding area info.