Ski Canada with Red Mountain has a bad rep as being difficult to get to with the nearest major airport (Spokane, Washington) about three hours – and one international border – away. Ski resorts in America are well known all over the world for the experience that it offers to a skier. The skiing conditions and snow cover are some of the best and skiers throng to this continent often. People have always hailed European countries as the best snow destinations but they also are very expensive. Resorts and chalets in Europe can be out of range for many travellers. Not all can travel to a celebrity destination like Gstaad in Switzerland! People like you and me also have to think about the money involved. Ski resorts in America wins hands down in this regard. They are affordable and luxurious.

So if you prefer a place that is cold, snowy and affordable then ski resorts in America are exactly the continent of your dreams. It has everything that a vacationer asks for in a holiday destination. Home of some of the best ski resorts that are also not expensive, America fits perfectly into a general middle class skiers plan. Not only are the sights beautiful, the skiing in many of these locations is nearly Olympic in style – in fact, several resort and skiing destination have been used for Olympic purposes before. Alps will still be missed by many but these ski resorts in America offer you some amazing options within a few hours’ drive from anywhere.

Some of the most well known ski resorts in USA and Canada include.

  • Whistler, Canada: It is one of the most famous resort destinations in the whole of North America. People from all over the world visit this resort for the amazing snow and skiing options. Being the iconic resort, Whistler has it all for snow enthusiasts; amazingly beautiful slopes, facilities that will make you feel like a king and atmosphere that is beyond what you can imagine. This premier resort has every conceivable amenity and is located some two hours scenic drive from the beautiful city of Vancouver. The resort has hosted Olympic Games in 2010, and offers massive ski area. It should be on any travellers list of a must visit snow destination
  • Aspen, USA: One of the world’s best known ski town, this classy resort is frequented by celebrities and commoners alike. It must be on top 10 of any skiers list and offers world class skiing together with great night life and shopping facilities. Aspen is one of those ski towns that can compete with the best in the world and is more than just glitz and glamour.