Top 10 Skiing Destinations of the World

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6. Girdwood, Alaska

Girdwood

The biggest state of USA which is all snowed in whenever you visit, the part in the skiiing list was inevitable. A former gold-mining town carved out of the forest at the foot of the famed Chugach Mountains, Girdwood has developed itself into Alaska’s premier ski town.Rising up from the edge of town, Alyeska Resort is the largest ski area in Alaska. It has over all six lifts with two magic carpets, and a convenient 60-person tram that climbs the mountain’s steep and unforgiving north face with views to the ocean. Tree line is low at the far north, so the upper half of the mountain is seen as a wide-open alpine, more like the open terrain of the Alps. This is where it one-ups the typical American resort. The rustic view is like cream to coffee. The next level of awesomeness is achieved!

 

7. Stowe, Vermont

Stowe

The archetypal New England ski village, Stowe is an impossibly quaint town which serves as get-away for cities like New York. No way to beat the heat than to fizzel in the chills of slopes. The skiing takes place a 15-minute drive up the road at Stowe Mountain Resort, where high-speed quads and gondolas which whisk you up two separate mountains. Mount Mansfielt which has the highest peak in Vermont, has plenty to offer adventurous skiers the East is most challenging slope. Spruce Peak newly connected by a short gondola ride to Mansfield, is the place for beginners to get a feel of the sport, with its ski school and gently arcing blue and green runs. If you haven’t tried skiing this is a great place to start.

 

8. Chamonix-Mont Blanc, France

Chamonix-Mont Blanc

Chamonix is located in the Haute Savoie department of the Rhone-Alpes, south-east France and is called as European capital of Extreme Adventure Sports. France promises an experience and doesnt fall short on the promise. At whooping 1035 metres above the base line as sea level, it’s the largest town in a deep and narrow valley .Winter Activities and winter sports in Chamonix Mont Blanc-fancy is a bit of skiing and snowboarding, telemarking and cross-country skiing, ski-touring with mountaineering, ice climbing and ski joering along with paragliding or snowshoeing with skiing as the USP. The beauty will take away your mind and you will find yourself atop for an adventure to swear by.

 

9. Bozeman, Montana

Bozeman

Bozeman has been dubbed a “dream town” and lauded for offering high quality of life by none other than National Geographic Adventure. Just fly in over the Bridger Range or drive into the valley and you will find yourself surrounded by mountains, it’s easy to comprehend why people want to live, work and play here for the fun part is present in the air you breath .Bozeman was the top ranked as U.S. “Ski Town Throwdown” .Bozeman is an all-season adventure hub. In winter, skiers can choose from options such as Bridger Bowl, Big Sky and Moonlight Basin all within 1 hour radius. Students can attend class and try out cross-country skiing skills in the same day. hikers and cyclists can access hundreds of miles of trails in the surrounding mountains or camp by pristine alpine lakes. The scenic beauty makes you want to become a permanent citizen.

 

10. Aspen, Colorado

Aspen

Aspen Mountain is a ski area near in Pitkin County, Colorado. The state of Colorado is famous for its mountains and its rugged beauty. Aspen is one example of its many attractions. Its just on periphery of and above the city of Aspen. Located on the northern flank of Aspen Mountain the beauty has been in existence since 1946 as the premier ski area of the Aspen Skiing Company. we need to salute Mr. Walter Paepcke for this fine slopes of snow, Today it is one of four adjacent ski areas operated under the name of the Aspen complex. Located within the White River National Forest and is a fully legit arena.One of the attraction is that it has three restaurants on the mountain. Two are on top and one mid-mountain.Winter is ‘the’ time for skiers and snowboarders to visit Aspen — that is obvious. But what isn’t as commonly known is that Aspen probably has more to offer in the summer months, specially in terms of activities and happenings, than it does in the winter. One reason to shift to Aspen for the adrenaline junkies is round the year adventure.

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