Articles tagged: USA
Alpine Valley Skiing
Alpine Valley Wisconsin is a ski resort located around 40 minutes by car Southwest of Milwaukee. Alpine Valley Resort is an all-season resort offering a variety of activities during the summer, however it is primarily a winter resort, for skiing and snowboarding during the long winter months when the mountains are covered in highly coveted snow.
Bogus Basin is a ski resort located in southwest Idaho, found in the Boise Ridge mountains. Bogus Basin offers alpine skiing with 20 miles of skiable, groomed runs as well as 23 miles of cross-country skiing trails or Nordic skiing. Bogus Basin is family friendly and great for beginners, though it also offers more challenging skiing too.
Heli Skiing Colorado
There are two companies that offer heli-skiing in Colorado - Telluride Heli-Trax & Silverton Mountain Heli. Prices per person for a full day of heli-skiing start at $1395 with Telluride Heli-Trax, and $1190 for a 6 run trip with Silverton Mountain Heli.
Indoor Skiing New Jersey - Big Snow, American Dream
Indoor skiing in New Jersey can be done in the newly built Big Snow American Dream. American Dream Skiing is the largest indoor ski resort in North America, located in the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey. There are 3 slopes all covered with 2-foot of snow. The three slopes differ in difficulty and reach up to 1000 feet long.
Red River New Mexico Skiing
Skiing in Red River, New Mexico costs $90 per day for an adult & $84 for a teenager. This is a relatively small resort compared to resorts in the likes of Vail or Keystone resorts. Red River offers 20km of pisted runs, with a max altitude of 3135m.
Skiing near Boulder, CO
There are numerous ski resorts nearby to Boulder in Colorado. The nearest ski resort to Boulder is Eldora Ski Resort which is 21 miles away. There are a total of 8 world-class ski resorts within 2 hours driving distance of Boulder. Boulder contains an airport called Boulder Municipal Airport-BDU which is easily accessible from across America.
Whitefish Montana Skiing
Whitefish Mountain Resort is a beautiful little town situated high in the mountains in Northwest Montana, in the West of USA. Whitefish Mountain Resort, Montana offers a huge variety of terrain and skiing, and is not widely known as the fabulous resort it is, meaning it is much quieter than might be expected for a resort of this size and calibre.
Night skiing is offered to those who want to continue skiing after lifts close in the afternoon. Night skiing generally takes place from 4pm – 9pm, with a few lifts opened on specified days of the week. Night skiing is sometimes included in the price of a day pass, however in some resorts you must buy a night pass.