10 of the Most Popular Ski Destinations in the U.S.

Embracing the winter season this year? You can escape to the beach or you can go all in and book a trip to a snowy resort in the United States.

If you’re looking for a spot to hit the slopes, you may be interested in these popular resorts.

1. Aspen Snowmass

Colorado

Aspen is renowned for its world-class skiing, upscale amenities, and vibrant apres-ski scene.

2. Vail

Colorado

Vail is one of the largest and most famous ski resorts in the world, known for its extensive terrain and luxurious accommodations.

3. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Wyoming

Located in the Teton Range, Jackson Hole offers challenging slopes and stunning scenery.

4. Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia, Canada

close to the U.S. border

While not in the United States, Whistler Blackcomb is one of the largest and most popular ski resorts in North America, attracting many American visitors.

5. Park City Mountain Resort

Utah

This resort hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics and offers a mix of challenging slopes and a historic downtown area.

6. Breckenridge Ski Resort

Colorado

Known for its charming town, Breckenridge has diverse terrain suitable for all skill levels.

7. Taos Ski Valley

New Mexico

Taos is known for its challenging slopes and Southwestern charm.

8. Lake Tahoe Resorts

California and Nevada

The Lake Tahoe region has several ski resorts, including Heavenly, Northstar, and Squaw Valley, offering a variety of terrains.

9. Telluride Ski Resort

Colorado

This resort is known for its stunning scenery and challenging slopes.

10. Big Sky Resort

Montana

Big Sky offers vast terrain and is known for its uncrowded slopes.

Before planning a trip, it’s a good idea to check current conditions, reviews, and any travel restrictions that may be in place. Additionally, preferences vary, so what might be the “best” resort for one person may not be the same for another.

Happy Winter!

Looking for more amazing places to explore?

Browse The Edit

ROSEMARY FIELDS

Content Creator, Creative Designer, Photographer + Videographer

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.