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Places for skiing and snowboarding in the Western United States

You can find easily some great places for skiing and snowboarding in the United States in the Western. According to National Ski Areas Association’s plan, they tend to build up the big resorts including ski area and complex of hotel and entertainment places so that people can enjoy wonderful skiing vacations. One of outstanding features for ski area are exceptional slopes and moving other alpine ski area serviced by lift professionally.

Thanks to high mountains and mountain ranges including the Rocky Mountains, the Grand Tetons, the Sierra Nevada, the Western United States collects many famous places as below. Noted them to prepare your skiing vacation in the next winter. It seems perfect for your vacation in the Western USA.

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#1 Squaw Valley Ski Resort

Squaw Valle was a scrappy and one-lift mountain which invested to develop tourism including skiing area and other complex.

Estimated that there are 29 lifts, a 2,850-foot vertical drop, and a whopping 3,600 skiable acres with many dramatic landscapes around skiing area.

In there, they have become host of many professional championship in the world like Olympic ski racers, World Cup champions as well several amateur leagues.

#2 Snowmass Ski Resort

The Aspen ski town in Colorado are honored as one of the most famous mountains in the world. The ski center of Aspen is Snowmass which is far from nine miles from downtown.

In Snowmass, there are about 3,362 skiable acres and 4,406-foot vertical drop with 3 clear classification about space: 6% for beginner, 47% for intermediate and 47% for expert.

If your level is advanced, please going to Snowmass Park with 22-foot Superpipe.

Whereas you are about intermediate, Makaha Park is the best place for your ability with various shapes and sizes working on tricks and techniques so that your level can be improved fast.

Finally, Lowdown Park is the best choice for beginners to learn and practice basic steps.