Ski, skate, sled, or just relax by the fire at these cozy retreats that are even better when the temps dip

Sunset  – November 17, 2011 | Updated December 30, 2019

Winter is all about cozying up in front of a fireplace, cross-country skiing through forested woods, and making memories with loved ones over snowy adventures. All of these winter lodges provide the ideal basecamp to do all that and more with its plush interiors, scenic settings, and activity-packed agendas. Pack your snow boots and other cold-weather gear and take to these woodsy locals for the ultimate winter getaway.