Ski is one of the best winter sports and there is nothing bigger than sliding on the snow-capped mountains for winter sports lovers. To satisfy the passion for an outdoor business, especially skiing, we present a list of some unusual ski resorts in the United States.
Breckenridge Ski Resort in Colorado, covering 2358 acres, has 155 trails. The longest Four O & s is 3.5 miles long and the resort stretches over more than ten peaks. Of 155 trails, 36% are known for the toughest slopes only for experts and 13% for the lightest slopes. Aspen Mountain Ski Resort is located in the middle of the Rocky Mountains, Aspen, Colorado. One of the smallest ski resorts, it covers 673 acres and stretches over Aspen mountain and Mount Bell, which has an altitude of 11,212 feet.
Killington, Vermont is the largest resort in the eastern United States. Covering Vermont's second highest mountain, Killington Peak, this resort boasts 200 ski slopes and 33 ski lifts, extending over 7 mountains. About 17,000 people come here on a wonderful day. Another famous tourist destination with three different ski resorts is Park City, Utah. The three resorts are Park City Mountain Resort, Canyon Resort and Deer Valley Resort. Park City Mountain Resort has 104 trails covering 3300 acres. The Canyons Resort, covering nine 3700-acre mountains and 155 slopes, is the largest of the three. The Deer Valley Resort has recently been renovated, including 200 acres and nine new tracks.
Heavenly Mountain Resort is located on Lake Tahoe, on the border between Nevada and California. Its main features are its area of 4,800 acres, 95 slopes and its height 10,067 feet. This is the largest ski resort in California. Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania have more than 10 different ski resorts. Of the ten largest is the Camelbeck ski area. It has 33 slopes, an area of 139 acres and a height of 2133 feet. Its steepest slope is 800 feet. Near the Camelbeck ski area is Jack Frost Big Boulder Resort, which has two resorts united in one with about 30 different ski runs. All of the above mentioned ski resorts are very popular with ski lovers and the best ski resorts in the USA.