Whether you’re a novice skier or an expert, a good ski trip can be one of the best experiences of your life. For more than a hundred years, people have been traveling all over the world, just to ski or snowboard. If you are planning a trip and enjoy skiing, check out the best ski destinations in America below.

1. Aspen, Colorado

Aspen Colorado

Aspen has always been a popular destination for winter sports enthusiasts, and for good reason. Located in central Colorado, Aspen has several ski resorts to choose from. While none of them are exactly “cheap”, there is enough variety in Aspen that you can have a good time there on virtually any budget. Of course since it is a major tourist attraction, resorts in the Aspen area will almost always be busy, especially at the prime of the ski season. If you’re looking to save some money and/or avoid the crowds, then going on the offseason or near the end of the season is advisable.

2. Stowe, Vermont

Stowe Vermont

For quite some time now, Stowe has been considered one of the best ski resorts in not only America, but the whole world. Stowe boasts not only some of the steepest and most advanced slopes in the world, but also some of the most scenic and beautiful views. The panoramic surroundings make Stowe the ideal destination for both hardcore skiers and tourists alike. Also, with over 90 shops and 60 restaurants, Stowe, Vermont is truly the ideal vacation destination.

3. Vail, Colorado

Vail, Colorado

Though slightly lesser-known than Aspen, Vail is a very popular destination for US vacationers. Vail is the largest single ski area in the United States, boasting more than 5,300 acres of skiable terrain. On top of all that, scenic views and other great tourist attractions make Vail great all around.



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