As Fall turns into Winter and the days become colder one of the best parts of the winter season will soon be here. Every year nearly 60 million people grab their skis or snowboard and hit the slops and ski lodges for fun, socializing and just good old fashion relaxation. The US has some great ski resorts on both the East and West coast. From famous slopes of Aspen to the historic mountains on Vermont you are sure to find a great skiing destination.
Visit New York Catskills for the best skiing ever. With over 50 ski areas in the state of New York you will be in heaven. The peaks of the Adirondacks are so inviting. The internet provides statistics for downhill terrain and ski ratings. This beautiful state has attracted the attention of past generations of artists and authors as well as famous skiers or snowboarders. Windham Mountain just North of the Catskills and about 118 miles from NYC and has the highest vertical drops in the Catskills for the expert skier.
The place to go on the east coast for a great winter experience.
Taos, New Mexico
Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico is one of the top 10 places to ski from the last week in November till April. The sunshine and the snow will bring a smile to your face while skiing. There are over 100 trails. Skiing usually begins at 9 am and stops at 4 pm. It is easy to find the conditions on the internet as well as lodging. Escape to a lovely cozy, comfortable elegant bed and breakfast inn. Taos is full of history and different cultures. Make Taos, New Mexico your next skiing destination.
California has some great skiing in Northern, Central, Lake Tahoe and Southern California where you can Downhill Ski or Cross Country Ski. Gold Mountain, Cascade World, Mt. Shasta and Cedar Pass are all popular. Lodges in Kirkwood, Squaw Valley, Tahoe City, Bear Valley, Pine Crest, Big Bear Lake to mention a few have Specials and Packages to meet your needs. November through April are career employment opportunities months. There are sport schools and snowboarding instructors. If applying for a job please be aware of the staff grooming expectations. Professionalism is expressed in California.
Keep up with the ski new and events in California and you will have a really great skiing vacation.
Utah with it’s amazing snow it the best you can get. Even though there are truly some incredible skiing and snowboarding areas right here in the good ole USA Utah is one of the more popular.
Utah boast some of the most challenging slopes in the world. Most within an hour of Salt Lake City. Here is some trivia the headquarters for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is in Park City, Utah. Bet does not shock you. You can find a resort close the your ski destination to meet all your needs. Have fun and be safe. Remember there are some really challenging slopes in Utah. Have fun.