Wrightwood city is located in San Bernardino County, California the town is at just above 6,000 ft in elevation in the San Gabrial Mountains. So Wrightwood is one of the few places in California to experience four season each year. And with a the population for the city of 3,837 it might be the small town friendly atmosphere you are looking for.
A few minutes west of Wrightwood is Mountain High Resort, which is a ski/snowboard resort consisting of three mountains. We also have all the other mountain activities like hiking, biking, walking, picnicking, and fishing. Visited by nearby residents of San Bernardino, Los Angeles, San Diego County and Orange County, it is the nearest ski resort in Southern California and often the most visited in the nation.