Rebel Ridge Ski School was the first Southern California ski area to utilize a snowmaking operation, left. Above and at right, Rebel Ridge later became the site of Big Bear SnowPlay and Big Bear Speedway, which offers tubing, a ropes course and a summer gokart course. For more information about Big Bear SnowPlay, visit the website

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