Dodge Ridge Winter Sports Area is located in Pinecrest, California, just 30 miles east of Sonora, off all-weather Highway 108. Dodge Ridge is by far the closest, most accessible, family friendly Winter Sports Area to the Central Valley and Bay Area. Skier or rider, beginner or expert, powder or park, we designed our mountain to make sure every guest has an unbelievably fantastic experience. Dodge Ridge was founded in 1951. Our average season runs from December thru April. Average snowfall is 300 to 500 inches. Vertical drop is 1,600 feet. Our base elevation is 6,600 feet and the summit is at 8,200 feet. We offer 11 lifts and a total of 60 runs. We offer both year-round and seasonal positions, full-time and part-time. Contact Dodge Ridge today to find out how you can become part of the team!