Top Most Challenging Ski Areas in North east

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

Best kept secret in VT. This mountain has a great old school vibe and a great mountain community.

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Titus is a great confidence builder! They keep safety first and have incredible snow conditions.

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Ski it if you can.

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World-class skiing with the toughest conditions in the US.

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Olympic medalist Bode Miller trained there for most of his life. I've said enough.

Best glades in the east.

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Incredible snowmaking and grooming capability. Consistently first to open and last to close in New England.

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The only above-treeline skiing in New England.

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Plentiful natural snow and world-class snowmaking.

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Natural and wild, the way skiing is meant to be!

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