Top Ski Resorts
Western US & Canada
Killington, Vermont is unlike any other mountain resort in the northeast. With the largest mountain trail acreage in the east (1200+ acres) and the largest vertical drop in New England, Killington can't be beat. There's more snow, ski, snowboard, and outdoor fun than you'll know what to do with.
Okemo Mountain offers five mountain areas including the Jackson GorePeak, Solitude Peak, South Face, Glades Peak, and South Ridge area. Okemo Mountain is home to Southern Vermont's highest vertical drop witha height of 2,200 feet. Okemo was also ranked #8 for “Top 50 Resorts” in the October issue of SKI Magazine and #7 in TransWorld SNOWboarding magazine for its terrain parks.
Mount Snow offers 48 miles of snow-filled trails that will keep thenovice and expert entertained forever. The mountain boasts atwo-mile-long novice trail from the summit, 100-yard-wide intermediatetrails and an expert North Face that includes Ripcord, Mount Snow'ssteepest trail and one of the steepest in New England. Mount SnowResort has four mountain areas (Main Mountain, North Face, Carinthiaand Sunbrook), and offers a variety of terrain suitable for all outdoorenthusiasts.
With 94 runs serviced by 13 state-of-the-art lifts, the Mont Tremblant dominates a stunningly beautiful countryside. At Mont Tremblant, those who live for the great outdoors and love to breathe clean air have the perfect playground. A paradise where ski and snowboard enthusiasts are both spoiled silly: 18 acres of ramps, rails and jumps as well as an Olympic calibre superpipe. Taste the freedom, dare the mountain, live Tremblant to the fullest!
Feel pure powder freshness at any side of Vail Mountain, featuring three distinguished terrain parks, seven bowls and 5, 289 acres of free ride terrain. Enjoy the incredible serenity of America's largest ski resort that will surely carry out ultimate skiing and snowboarding fantasy into reality. Each season Vail is just getting better, with the New Chair Ten that remarkably doubles lap time on the legendary terrain.Get into the most challenging bumps found only on Highline. Share the same passion Vail skiers have experienced, indulge into an array of adventure choices and learn about natural winter wonders on Adventure Ridge, Vail's mountaintop activity center and the region's highest nature center.Bounce off a trampoline, go tubing or ski biking to kid's snowmobile rides. Day or night, there's always something for everyone in the family at Vail!
Welcome to the town of Breckenridge, Colorado. The town’s rich mining history and friendly local vibe will make you want to move here. Take a step back in time as you walk along Main Street, past the authentic buildings that have stood for over 100 years. Then, explore hundreds of spots that make up the best, dining, shopping and nightlife you can find in a ski vacation. With four huge peaks spanning 2,358 acres, Breckenridge has something for all abilities and interests. Every beginner and intermediate trail is groomed nightly so you can enjoy endless turns throughout your day. Or, ride North America’s highest chairlift, the Imperial Express, up to the high alpine bowls for unforgettable views and steeps. If you’re looking for terrain parks, Breckenridge has five—one for every skill level. Over the last 50 years, Breck has cemented its place as one of the world’s most popular ski destinations, and has managed to host millions of guests from around the world without ever compromising their trademark attitude and laid-back welcoming character, for which it has become famous. There’s more to do at Breckenridge than ski and ride. Whether it’s exploring the Country Boy Mine, the only authentic mine in Summit County, or dog sledding with Siberian Huskies, there’s a host of Breckenridge activities to keep your vacation fun-filled and action-packed.
Nestled in the White River National Forest in Keystone, Colorado, just 90 miles from Denver International Airport, Keystone Resort offers 121 ski trails served by 20 lifts including 2 gondolas. The largest resort in Summit County with5 bowls dominated by 3 glorious mountain playgrounds namely Dercum Mountain that highlights the acclaimed A51 Terrain Park for the largest night operations in Colorado, the North Peak that offers long bump runs for advanced skiers and riders and The Outback that boast some of the areas best tree skiing. Take a breathtaking lift or get into more adventures on the slopes at Independence Bowl, Keystone's newest expert-only hiking and snowcat ski and ride terrain or instead of hiking take a ride on a cat with the Outback Shuttle Service. Have a safe mountain resort experience with keystone's Ski and Ride School and know more about the mountain terrain with a Mountain-Top Snowcat Tour.Gear up for the ultimate powder skiing on 3,000 acres of family fun and adventure, it's all at Keystone!
Experience the most memorable winter vacation in the Coastal Mountains of British Columbia, located 72 miles from Vancouver, Canada. A two-hour drive on the most romantic road in the world-the "Sea to Sky Highway" will take you to one of North America's perfect mountain destination. Carve your path in more than 200 trails in 8,171 acres of combined terrain with a total of 38 lifts, Whistler's most modern and quick links moving skiers and riders across the valley to the perfect snow and weather in each Alpine area. Two mountains joined by a tourist-friendly pedestrian village, one vertical mile with three amazing glaciers and twelve alpine bowls. And if everything is not enough, ride up the Peak 2 Peak Gondola and rev up your journey effortlessly into greater heights over 2 marvelous peaks in just 11 minutes. Plus, there has also seen a record-breaking snowfall in November, with over 283cm (110 inches) cumulative snowfall so far this season. Whistler and Blackcomb, two incredible peaks that will lead you to infinite possibilities of skiing and snowboarding! Get more of Whistler, the official host to the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
Lots of resorts have big peaks on the horizon. Our Lone Peak is actually on the trail map. The Lone Peak Tram takes you right to the top, where you'll have some eight square miles of runs and 4,350 vertical feet laid before your wide eyes. It is demonstrative evidence of our right to the title, Biggest Skiing in America®. But it isn't the only evidence. Short lift lines ensure you get all the vertical your legs can handle. A vast diversity of terrain from greenhorn to grab-your-avalanche-beacon means nobody in the family gets bored. Add in 400 inches of powder, and you begin to see why “big” applies to every turn of your skis, not some distant, postcard peak. While the soul of Big Sky is its remarkable terrain, the Mountain Village is its heart. This walkable, friendly village has everything to make your vacation great. A short walk will take you from simple, clean and flop worthy to full-on luxury with roaring fireplaces, in-room Jacuzzis and multi-level floor plans. Big Skyeven offers alpine cabins with full kitchens and room enough to sleep a small family reunion. In all, the Big Skyvillage has just over 800 slopeside hotel rooms, suites, condominiums and cabins. More than 30 restaurants and watering holes are at your service everything from nachos and microbrews to five-star Italian cuisine to aged bison rib eyes. Village stores offer a variety of Montana Made gifts and art; as well as designer clothing, mountain gear and more. The Solace Spa is one of the region's finest and most complete spas offering massage, facials, algae wraps, mineral baths, steams, yoga sessions and more. The Village is also alive with entertainment. Sing along to a regional band at Whiskey Jack's. Relax at the Carabiner listening to the tales of Montana singer-songwriter. Groove to a mix master DJ in our ice bar. Or catch the latest ski flick in our Roosevelt Amphitheater.
Just 40 minutes off Jackson Airport and you're on the "Crown Jewel" of the Rocky Mountains in the Western United States.For the past 40 storied years, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has made marks to the making of the most legendary skiing and snowboarding. Brace yourself for the most exhilarating day out on the slopes with a vertical drop of 4,139 feet and 2,500 acres of legendary inbounds terrain. Make your own mark in 116 multi-level trails and see the town's spectacular views aboard the resort's newest "high-tech" 100 passenger Aerial Tram. Create your own winter history in Jackson Hole's two distinct mountains in the heart of the Tetons-The Rendezvous and Apres Vous!
Aspen Snowmass is a mountain resort comprised of four different mountains (each within a short drive of each other) in the Roaring Fork Valley of central Colorado. It is also accessed via the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport, which is just minutes from the slopes, offering direct flights from around the United States. Anchored by two incredible towns - Aspen and Snowmass Village - the resort offers you the perfect opportunity to revive and restore your mind, body and spirit.
Steamboat Ski & Resort more popularly called Ski Town, U.S.A.An inviting mountain range, home to more winter Olympians gifted with 6challenging peaks beset by premier cruisers, steeps, bumps, open meadows, legendary trees and the resort's latest gem, the state-of-the-art Mavericks Superpipe ready to bring skiers and riders to a new level of exhilarating mountain experience without leaving behind the indelible and familiar intimacy of its ranching roots, the old Western heritage, a big part of its evolution, that makes Steamboat unique from the others.Find your favorite in 165 kid-friendly trails and 2,965 acres of fabulous terrains that rises vertically at 3,668 feet.Now, experience a new era adventure, enjoy world-class park fun where the old fashioned charm of a ski town remains.
Park City Mountain Resort, located in the heart of Park City, Utah, is the most accessible mountain resort in North America. The resort is just 36 miles from the Salt Lake City International Airport. Park City Mountain Resort was once again ranked a Top-five ski resort by the readers of SKI magazine and a Top-ten resort by the readers of Skiing, Freeskier and Transworld Snowboarding magazines. With the new gondola connecting the main mountain with the Canyons area, Park City is now the largest ski resort in the United States, and now has over 7,300 acres of unspoiled varied terrain.
Recently awarded a Silver Eagle Award for its Excellence in Visual Impact based on the efforts taken to address the mountain pine beetle's impact in the Cooper Creek and Vasquez Ridge area of the resort, Winter Park Resort is consistently hailed for sharing its best in preserving both the ecology and beauty of Colorado's favorite ski resort.Nestled against the western slope of the Continental Divide, Winter Park Resort is just a short drive from Denver. Once known as Denver's mountain playground now transformed into a fascinating winter park resort.More than ever,The Village is now in its vibrant best with nearly 30,000 sq. ft of new retail, living spaces, restaurants and a pond plus the 1,416-foot-long Village Cabrioletthat carries 2,800 riders each hour swiftly drops guests off to the new Village in as quick as 3 minutes. Topping it all are the recently completed parking garage and the newest lodging accommodations - Fraser Crossing and Founders Pointe, theforefront of Winter Park fun and enjoyment. Enjoy a grand life without loosing the old charm feel of the newly reinvented mountain resort that still has the most consistent snow each season with an average of 30 ft. and over 300 days of sunshine.Spreading on 3,078 acres of endless possibilities are 143 designated trails with 25 high-speed lifts accessing to nearly all types of terrain and 1,212 acres of off-piste terrain including Vasquez Cirque and glade skiing.The combination of Winter Park's state-of-the-art landscape, immutable and legendary charming environment, exceptional snow, impressive terrain and the world's friendly staff, make Winter Park Resort arguably, the best setting for family and friends' bonding in the West.Come and experience the new Winter Park Resort!
The Epic Pass is valid for unlimited and unrestricted use at the following resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Whistler Blackcomb, Breckenridge, Park City, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, Stowe, Wilmot, Afton Alps, Mt Brighton, Perisher - AU, Falls Creek - AU, Hotham - AU, Okemo, Mount Sunapee, Crested Butte, Stevens Pass, Mount Snow, Attitash Mountain Resort, Wildcat Mountain, Crotched Mountain, Hunter Mountain, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Alpine Valley, Boston Mills, Brandywine, Mad River Mountain, Hidden Valley, Snow Creek, Paoli Peaks.