You got the blues. Summer is over, your tan is fading and it feels like you haven’t been on vacation forever even though it was only a month ago. Want an easy way to cheer yourself up? Start planning for ski season and imagine the fresh smell of powder, sipping hot chocolate and toasting marshmallows by the fire and skiing or snowboarding for the entire day. Now the only thing left to do is find the killer place to stay. Fortunately, we’ve done a lot of the research for you.
There are many factors to consider depending on the type of trip and whether you want to drive or fly. If it’s a family ski vacation, you may want to consider the availability and level of lessons, ski rental gear for children, area activities such as sledding and skating and babysitting services. If you are traveling with a group of friends, you might want to be close to city nightlife and events or enjoy some pampering at a nearby spa.
We’ve scoured hundreds of resorts throughout the United States and Canada. We’ve compiled every thing you need to know about the resort including directions, weather updates, dining, services, photos number of runs, elevation, lessons and more. We’ve highlighted some of the top resorts such as Alpine Meadow, Heavenly, and North Star at Tahoe in California to Whistler in British Columbia. Make sure you read information on Ski Package and Deals to find tips on saving money when booking your winter vacation. What are you waiting for? Start planning your trip.