When it concerns picking the top ski resort the name of Whistler/Blackcomb in British Columbia is often mentioned with bated breath because of the fact that it certainly does provide the most outstanding skiing experience in the entire North American region and of course you also get to enjoy some truly awesome vertical drops. At one time these parts of the world were only frequented by the most intrepid hikers but thanks to a massive spending of about six hundred million dollars and thirty years of development Whistler has developed into arguably the topmost ski resort in the world.
Kitzbuhel In Austria Is Among The Top Ski Resorts
Kitzbuhel in Austria is another top ski resort and one that is called the Pearl of the Alps that can more than match the liveliest of all ski resorts in Europe (St. Anton) and it is superior to the ski resorts in nearby Innsbruck as well. Kitzbuhel is a well known holiday resort that is more than seven hundred years old and provides the most outstanding skiing opportunities.
Over in Switzerland and another top ski resort that is worth checking out is the one called Zermatt which is loved for its tranquility and peacefulness and also because here there are no vehicles allowed that will disturb the peace and tranquility of this ski resort. In addition, Zermatt is very picturesque and it has excellent vertical drops with abundance of snowfall as well to make this a much sought after ski resort.
In the western parts of the United States, there is another top ski resort in the form of Vail in Colorado that is considered a favorite ski resort by nearly every American and it is in fact ranked among the five best ski resorts in the world as well.
Further north in Alberta, Western Canada is yet another top ski resort in the form of Banff/Lake Louise that is scenic and which boasts of three splendid ski areas including Mount Norquay/Mystic Ridge, Lake Louise and Sunshine Village) that are separated by a mere thirty miles.
Other top ski resorts include Stowe, Vermont, and Mont Tremblant in Quebec, Canada as too Cortina in Italy and the excellent Aspen, Colorado.
It also pays to find out more about the top family ski resorts and fortunately there are many that are found in different parts of the USA and particularly in the state of Colorado. For example, Colorado boasts of both Steamboat Springs that is situated thirty minutes from Hayden airport and Winter Park that is two hours away from Denver airport. Big Sky in Montana is another good choice.