United States

Denali Dog Sled Expeditions

Denali Dog Sled Expeditions’ 60-mile round trip from Healy, Alaska, to a backcountry cabin—just six miles from where Christopher McCandless starved to death—is worth the frigid cold.

Best Ski-Racing Camp

Learn to race from former Olympic ski team members at PointZero1's camps in Vail and Aspen.

Best New Trails

The best new skiing trails for the 2011-2012 season are at Sugarloaf, Maine, which received 22 inches last year during a Christmas blizzard.

Best Hike-To Terrain

Crested Butte, the ski resort with the best hike-to terrain, often has thin snow cover until February. Find out about their best ski packages.

Biggest Party

Vail, Colorado, not only has some of the best skiing in North America, but the Winter Teva Mountain Games will be fun for everyone.

Best New Lift

Read about the best new ski lift in North America, Jackson Hole's Marmot lift, and get the inside scoop on Jackson Hole's best skiing deals.

Best New Glades

Plan a skiing trip to Big Sky, Montana, anytime in January for up to 100 inches of fresh powder. We'll tell you were to find the best skiing deals.

Best Powder

Best power in California? Squaw Valley was hammered with 811 inches of snow last year. We tell you how to make the most of California skiing.

Best Spring Skiing

Taos, New Mexico, has the best spring skiing in the country. Get the inside scoop.

Best Terrain

Snowbird and Alta in Utah have some of the best ski terrain in the country. We give you the inside scoop on skiing these two resorts.