Ski Resorts in the Western United States

Explore the majestic scenery of the American West.

Discover the unique ambience of the big ski resorts in the Western United States. When it comes to convenience, these modern ski destinations spare no expense and offer ample opportunities for après-ski partying, shopping, dining, and other off-piste activities.

Another major draw for American resorts is their size. While Whistler Blackcomb may still claim the crown of ‘biggest resort in North America’, its main competitors are all south of the border. From Park City in Utah to Big Sky in Montana, to the four resorts of Aspen Snowmass in Colorado, there is no doubt that these resorts offer plenty of skiable terrain.

If you are looking for a change of pace for your next trip, then a ski vacation to the American Rockies can be a great way to shake things up. Experience the distinct atmosphere of ski resorts in Colorado, Utah, Montana, and more. Carve through beautiful back bowls at Vail and Aspen or end your day with a view over the waters of Lake Tahoe. 

With non-stop flights from Toronto to Denver and single connections to other regional airports, these ski destinations are only a short trip away. Learn more about a ski vacation to the Western United States today. Get your free quote to start planning now.

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Choose from a variety of options to customize your ski package, including extended stay options for extra sightseeing. From airfare and equipment rentals to off-slope activities like snowshoeing, dog sledding, and more, we can help you build the ski trip of a lifetime.

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Ski Resorts in the Western United States

Aspen Snowmass Resort | Colorado

Aspen Snowmass Resort | Colorado

Four Mountains. Two Incredible Towns.

Aspen Snowmass is a place where people of all nations, ages, and abilities come to revel in an attitude that is the perfect marriage of laid-back luxurious, of athletic and indulgent. Four ski mountains on one lift ticket offer thrills when you need a rush and scenic groomers when you need to unwind. Off the slopes, the action continues with world-class aprés ski, dining, arts and events. One of the…

Big Sky Ski Resort | Montana
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Big Sky Ski Resort | Montana

The Biggest Skiing in America.

Renowned for its expansive skiing, Big Sky offers the third biggest ski area in North America with over 5,850 acres of skiable terrain and 4,350 feet of vertical drop. Located in backcountry Montana, near the border of Yellowstone National Park, this resort prides itself on delivering an experience where skiers and riders can ‘Live Big’ and gain unfettered access to the wilderness. The resort provides one of the most consistent…

Breckenridge, CO

Breckenridge, CO

The Experience Of A Lifetime

Not only does Breck have four huge peaks and over 2350 acres of skiing/riding, but it also features five terrain parks, four half pipes, two six-passenger SuperChairs, unparalleled grooming, and a state-of-the-art children’s snow school.  The historic mining town also delivers plenty of excitement with it is great shopping, fine dining, and bustling nightlife.   Skican customers receive a 10% discount on all equipment rentals from Ski Butlers. Click here to…

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort | Wyoming

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort | Wyoming

Steep and Deep Big Mountain Skiing

Nicknamed the ‘Big One’ for its big vertical and big terrain with a consistent fall line, Jackson Hole Resort is not to be missed. Located in the shadow of the Grand Teton Mountains, you’ll be awed by the spectacular nature and impressed by the authentic Wild West atmosphere of Teton Village (ski base) and Jackson (15 minutes). Enjoy the thriving farm-to-table foodie scene and its vibrant shopping and rowdy nightlife.…

Park City, Utah

Park City, Utah

Three Mountains, Endless Fun

In the heart of the American Rockies you’ll find Park City, Utah, an authentic western town that specializes in world-class culture, restaurants, shopping, and accommodation.  Not to mention, Park City has some of the finest snow conditions in North America. Park City is located just 50 km from Salt Lake International Airport. That means you're only 45 minutes from three diverse mountain resorts: Park City Mountain Resort, The Canyons, and…

Palisades Tahoe Ski Resort
Ikon Pass

Palisades Tahoe Ski Resort

Lake Tahoe’s Best Ski Resort

Palisades Tahoe offers skiers the opportunity to explore an unlimited playground with deep snow and over 300 days of sunny California skies each year. Located where the turquoise waters of Lake Tahoe meet the towering peaks of the Sierra Nevada, Squaw Valley has a reputation as one of North America’s most popular ski resorts. With an annual snowfall of roughly 450 inches every winter, this resort offers visitors great skiing…

Steamboat, CO

Steamboat, CO

Genuine Western Hospitality

With six peaks and nearly 3,000 acres of skiable terrain, Steamboat is one of North America’s largest ski mountains.  As the Home of Champagne Powder, Steamboat boasts an average 8.5m of dry powder each year. If you're looking for some excitement in the evening, hop on a complimentary shuttle to Old Town Steamboat, just a 10min drive away.   Skican customers receive a 10% discount on all equipment rentals from Ski…

Telluride Ski Resort

Telluride Ski Resort

The Coolest Ski Town in America

Telluride is well-known as one of the coolest ski destinations in the United States. Located in the southern San Juan Mountains of Colorado, the slopes at Telluride boast some of the steepest terrain in Colorado and is surrounded by the highest concentration of 13,000’ and 14,000’ peaks in the United States. Telluride began as a frontier town and it has stayed true to its roots over the years — making…

Vail / Beaver Creek, CO

Vail / Beaver Creek, CO

Like Nothing On Earth

The legend of Vail begins with its world-famous back bowls: six miles of wide-open slopes, buried under 30 feet of dry Colorado powder.  With 5,000 acres of skiable terrain, there's enough to satisfy every level of skier/rider.  Plus, you can get to the top quicker than ever before by using Vail's 10-passenger gondola - the fastest of its kind in North America.   Skican customers receive a 10% discount on all…

Winter Park Resort | Colorado

Winter Park Resort | Colorado

Seven Territories of Terrain to Explore

Winter Park is Colorado’s longest continually operated ski resort, with a rich 75-year history. With a base elevation of 9,000 feet and a top elevation of 12,600 feet, Winter Park enjoys one of the longest and most consistent ski seasons in Colorado and receives over 29 feet of snow annually. It is one of the largest ski resorts in the U.S., conveniently located just a 1¾ hour drive from Denver…