Skiing in the West

Our favorite places to go skiing, from Tahoe to Telluride--plus some secret tips to take with you to the slopes

Telluride Ski Resort, Telluride, CO

Top 20 ski resorts

Get your winter sports fix at the best mountain resorts around the West

Four Seasons Resort Vail, Vail, CO

Top 10 ski trip hotels

Enjoy unbeatable locations and amazing après perks at these mountain resort retreats

Mt. Roberts in Rossland, BC

Top 10 ski towns in the West

Whether you’re all about the hot toddies, Wild West saloons, or après-ski eats, we’ve got the place for you

Free lessons

10 reasons to try skiing this season

Think skiing’s too cold, too crowded, too expensive? These solutions will have you itching to hit the slopes this season

Splurge or save in Whistler

Whistler at any budget

How to live it up––or score some Olympic-size deals––at the West’s biggest ski resort

Meet Mammoth: New to Mammoth? An opinionated guide

Meet Mammoth

Flights to an Eastern Sierra mountain will revolutionize your ski weekend. No chains required

Anthony Lakes landscape

Ski without the scene in Oregon

In Baker City, there are feet of fresh powder, a village-free vibe, and seriously retro prices

Telluride ski view

Telluride on a dime

Think this ritzy Colorado ski town is out of reach? Get 4 end-of-season strategies to save

Rainbow Lodge in Royal Gorge, CA

Royal Gorge, CA

Find killer cross-country trails on the cheap

Durango ski lift

Snowplay in Durango, Colorado 

Enjoy sunshine and skiing in Colorado's San Juans

A wrangler-guided sleigh ride in Big Sky, Montana

Plan a winter weekend in Big Sky

Fresh powder and no lift lines are two reasons to check out this mountain town

Skiing in Bear Valley, California

Ski in peace at Bear Valley

Escape the lift lines at Tahoe and head south to California's peaceful Bear Valley

Ski Alta lift top

Alta: The last great ski resort

No glitz, no attitude. Just feather-light powder

Cross-country skiing in Hood River, OR

Ski on the cheap in Hood River, Oregon

An hour from Portland, OR, Hood River’s great après-ski restaurant scene is booming. Here's where to go


Insider Guides

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Enchantment Resort
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