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Best Ski Resorts in North America

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Best Ski Resorts In North America

  Resort
True
Snowfall*
     Acreage Vertical
Drop
Summit
Elevation
Lifts PAF
Score
1 Jackson Hole
WY
367 in 2500 acres 4139 ft 10450 ft 12 99.0 more
2 Snowbird
UT
449 in 2500 acres 3240 ft 11000 ft 11 98.4 more
3 Whistler
BC
413 in 8171 acres 5354 ft 7494 ft 37 97.4 more
4 Alta Ski Area
UT
510 in 2200 acres 2020 ft 10550 ft 11 94.0 more
5 Vail Ski Resort
CO
358 in 5289 acres 3450 ft 11570 ft 31 93.7 more
6 Telluride Ski Resort
CO
276 in 2000 acres 3845 ft 12570 ft 18 92.8 more
7 Alyeska Resort
AK
503 in 1500 acres 2500 ft 2750 ft 9 90.6 more
8 Aspen Snowmass
CO
295 in 3132 acres 4030 ft 12510 ft 20 90.2 more
9 Grand Targhee
WY
466 in 3000 acres 2592 ft 10000 ft 5 89.5 more
10 Park City Mountain Resort
UT
286 in 7300 acres 3100 ft 10000 ft 41 88.3 more
11 Big Sky Resort
MT
283 in 5809 acres 3666 ft 11166 ft 21 87.8 more
12 Revelstoke
BC
350 in 3031 acres 5620 ft 7300 ft 4 87.1 more
13 Winter Park Ski Resort
CO
349 in 3081 acres 3060 ft 10700 ft 25 86.3 more
14 Beaver Creek Resort
CO
328 in 1815 acres 3340 ft 11440 ft 25 86.2 more
15 Solitude Mountain Resort
UT
381 in 1200 acres 2047 ft 10035 ft 8 85.9 more
16 Steamboat Ski Resort
CO
370 in 2965 acres 3668 ft 10568 ft 18 84.5 more
17 Whitewater
BC
392 in 1184 acres 2044 ft 6567 ft 4 84.1 more
18 Squaw Valley
CA
362 in 3600 acres 2850 ft 9050 ft 30 84.0 more
19 Fernie Alpine Resort
BC
374 in 2504 acres 3550 ft 7050 ft 10 83.1 more
20 Breckenridge Ski Resort
CO
283 in 2358 acres 3240 ft 12840 ft 31 82.9 more
21 Taos Ski Resort
NM
259 in 1294 acres 3243 ft 12450 ft 13 82.6 more
22 Mammoth
CA
350 in 3500 acres 3100 ft 11053 ft 28 82.5 more
23 Aspen Mountain - Ajax
CO
253 in 675 acres 3267 ft 11212 ft 8 82.1 more
24 Aspen Highlands
CO
251 in 1028 acres 3635 ft 11675 ft 5 81.8 more
25 Whitefish Mountain Resort
MT
324 in 3000 acres 2353 ft 6817 ft 14 80.8 more
26 Kirkwood
CA
459 in 2300 acres 2000 ft 9800 ft 14 80.5 more
27 Mt. Baker Ski Area
WA
644 in 1000 acres 1500 ft 5089 ft 10 79.0 more
28 Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
CO
315 in 900 acres 1692 ft 12472 ft 7 78.8 more
29 Copper Mountain
CO
280 in 2465 acres 2601 ft 12313 ft 22 78.7 more
30 Brighton Ski Resort
UT
439 in 1050 acres 1750 ft 10500 ft 6 78.0 more