The Top 10 North American Ski Destinations

By  January 05, 2010

The travel experts at report that the West is drawing more skiers than other areas in the United States and Canada this season based on bookings. Leading the pack is Lake Tahoe, CA with plenty of off-slope activities. Colorado provides many intriguing destinations for those ready to head on vacation and hit the slopes. Want to know where to book your cold-weather getaway? Here are the top 10 picks…

1. Lake Tahoe, CA
2. Steamboat Springs, CO
3. Vail, CO
4. Aspen, CO
5. Breckenridge, CO
6. Telluride, CO
7. Quebec, QC
8. Stowe, VT
9. Jackson Hole, WY
10. Whistler, BC

Quick Fact: North America has five Olympic downhill venues – Lake Placid, NY (1932 and 1980), Squaw Valley, CA (1960), Salt Lake City, UT (2002), Calgary, Alberta (1988), and Vancouver, BC (2010).