Where to Ski & Snowboard With Friends

With incredible powder, stunning accommodations, and an array of shopping and dining options, ski vacations are meant to be enjoyed with friends. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip with friends isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With hundreds of ski resorts to choose from, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip with friends.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts With Friends

Heavenly Ski Resort

Heavenly Ski Resort

Nestled on the California-Nevada border, Heavenly Ski Resort boasts 97 runs and 28 lifts. Its 3,500 feet of vertical drops are unmatched anywhere else on the west coast. Heavenly also features a 2.4-mile gondola ride with panoramic views of the water, a guaranteed thrill for everyone in your friend group.

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort offers incredible views of the surrounding Teton Mountains and a variety of terrain to suit every level of skier or snowboarder. Because of its close proximity to both Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park, the resort boasts an abundance of post-ski activities, too, on your ski trip with friends.



Snowbird is known for its deep powder, varied ski terrain, and the longest ski season in Utah. But its 5 lodges, delicious dining options, and stunning amenities truly make the Snowbird experience. After a long day on the slopes, you and your friends can relax on the rooftop pool or enjoy a massage at the spa on-site.

Aspen Snowmass

Aspen Snowmass

Aspen Snowmass consists of four different mountains that combine for a total of 5,517 acres: Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk, and Snowmass. The area also includes some pedestrian-only streets for upscale dining and shopping along with a charming downtown area with lodging and nightlife options to complete your ski trip with friends.

Telluride Ski Resort

Telluride Ski Resort

Nestled in the San Juan Mountains, Telluride Ski Resort features a large mix of ski trails so everyone in your friend group will be comfortable on the slopes. With easy access into town, you and your friends can enjoy the quaint boutiques and cafes that line Main Street after a long day of skiing.

FAQs About Winter Vacations With Friends

Are ski resorts for friends open?

It depends on where you’re headed. The majority of ski resorts in the U.S. are open and ready to welcome you but others remain closed with the intent to reopen soon. Please be advised that some locations have suspended indoor activities. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

Are there ski trip packages for friends?

Yes! Most ski resorts offer several different packages that allow you to stay & ski while saving additional dollars.

How to ship skis on your ski trip with friends?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip with friends, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip with friends?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip with friends. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip with friends.

How much does it cost to ship skis on a ski trip with friends?

You can ship your skis and snowboard within the continental U.S. for as little as $49.99 for a small ski or snowboard bag (under 25 lbs.) Pricing may increase and transit times will vary depending on the exact location that you are shipping from/to and your selected service level. International shipping may also increase prices.

Customer Support

As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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