Vermont is widely regarded as the ski and snowboard capital of the east coast. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to Vermont isn’t easy.
So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With more than 20 ski resorts to explore, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to Vermont.
Located in Vermont and nicknamed “the Beast of the East,” Killington Ski Resort features 212 trails across seven different peaks. It’s one of the largest ski resorts in Vermont and on the east coast. While its sheer size draws several skiers to its slopes, Killington also boasts a lively après ski scene and delicious options for food and drinks.
Okemo Mountain Resort is one of the best spots to visit on a ski trip to Vermont if you’re a beginning skier or snowboarder. Okemo offers a dedicated learning center with world-class instruction available for adults and children. The resort also offers packages for beginner ski trips for a great value that include instruction, lift tickets, and more. Almost a third of trails at Okemo are devoted to beginners and intermediate skiers, so there’s plenty of impeccably groomed terrain for everyone.
Nestled among Spruce Peak and Mount Mansfield, the tallest peak in Vermont, Stowe Mountain Resort features all the charm of a New England town along with some of the best skiing conditions on the east coast. While it may cost you a few extra dollars to ski at Stowe Mountain, you’ll quickly see why it’s worth every penny.
Jay Peak Resort boasts the most snow in the east and offers 81 trails for you to enjoy it. While the highlight of the resort is certainly the slopes, the resort has tons to offer off the mountain, too. This family-friendly resort boasts an indoor waterpark, climbing gym, fat biking, a spa, and a wide array of food and beverage options.
For incredible slopes without the crowds, Sugarbush Resort is the place to be. The resort offers 4,000 skiable acres across six different peaks. The wide expanse of powder allows you to enjoy more than 50 miles of trails accessible by 16 lifts. In addition to being less crowded, Sugarbush also tends to be cheaper than some of its neighboring resorts.
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