6. Soda Springs, California
The small community of Soda Springs, Calif., is located just three miles from the infamous Donner Pass and 26 miles from Lake Tahoe. It sees an annual average snowfall of 471 inches. The town's major tourist attraction is the Soda Springs Ski Resort, often considered a low-cost, low-key alternative to Tahoe-area ski resorts.
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