More often thought of for its sunny beaches and famous surf breaks, California is also home to the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and a wide variety of world-class ski resorts. The Lake Tahoe region in northern California is the most popular ski destination in the state, boasting numerous ski resorts situated in the mountains around the lake, making for sweeping views and terrific skiing. Further south lies Mammoth Mountain, more remote and less traveled although arguably one of the best resorts in the country. Wherever you decide to visit you will be sure to enjoy yourself. At the end of a long day of skiing return home to your very own accommodation and relax in the hot tub with your special someone. Check out this list of ski vacation rentals and start planning your getaway today!