Top Most Challenging Ski Areas in High west

These are the ski areas that respondents said offer the most difficult runs. Participants took into consideration vertical drop, terrain variety and difficulty including glades and off-piste and snow conditions.

  • #1 Magic Mountain, VT
  • #2 Bald Mountain, ID
  • #3 Titus Mountain, NY
  • #4 Mad River Glen, VT
  • #5 Jackson Hole, WY
  • #6 Eagle Point, UT
  • #7 Pebble Creek, ID
  • #8 Mount Bohemia, MI
  • #9 Snowbird, UT
  • #10 Treetops Resort, MI

Inexpensive, good terrain, not overly populated.

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Plenty of natural snowfall throughout the season.

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Mild slopes, few crowds and very friendly staff.

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Snowfall is unbelievable. Nothing can rival this mountain for consistent snowfall.

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Best snow in the USA. They have snow when others don't.

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Such diverse terrain.

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The perfect mix of just about everything you could want.

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Best price, small crowds and great snow.

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Snowiest place around. Just rules.

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